Trick-or-Treating for the Food Shelf
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Trick-or-Treating for the Food Shelf

Confirmation students and high school youth went trick-or-treating for canned goods on Halloween. First, they fueled up with a quick pizza dinner and then they set out to collect non-perishable food items from the neighborhoods around Corpus Christi. At the end of the night, they delivered the food they had collected to the Keystone Food...

Archdiocesan Youth Day 2018
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Archdiocesan Youth Day 2018

On Saturday afternoon, three youth and three adults from Corpus Christi and Saint Rose of Lima went to the Roy Wilkins Auditorium in St. Paul. At the entrance, they were personally greeted by Archbishop Hebda and Bishop Cozzens. Archdiocesan Youth Day drew 1,200 Catholic youth from around the Archdiocese. The day featured music by Sonar,...

Youth Homelessness in Roseville
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Youth Homelessness in Roseville

Youth Homelessness a growing crisis in Ramsey County, says Catholic Charities Official Suburban Ramsey County school districts have seen a four-fold increase in homeless students over the past decade, from less than 200 in 2008 to more than 800 today. In Roseville alone, the district has about 140 children facing inadequate housing this year. How...

Fall Confirmation Retreat
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Fall Confirmation Retreat

It was a wonderful weekend for the Fall Confirmation Retreat! The rain stopped before we arrived, the sun came out, and the colors on the trees were spectacular. The theme for the fall retreat was journey. We acknowledge that we are all on a life-long faith journey. This retreat was all about building community and...

2018 Youth Summer Overview
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2018 Youth Summer Overview

For our youth, this summer was a jam-packed full of fun, volunteering, and growing in faith. Here’s an overview of all they got up to!   Starting out the summer on June 3rd, a group of teens grades 10-12 gathered for our first ever Youth Book Club! They read The Shack, by Wm. Paul Young...

Give and Grin 2018 Ends!
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Give and Grin 2018 Ends!

On Wednesday, August 8th, our givers and grinners walked into Corpus for the last time this summer; it was our official last day of Give and Grin! Volunteers went to Sharing and Caring Hands, the St. Anthony Park Nursing Home to play bingo and put on a talent show, and the Giving Garden out back....

Give and Grin Day Five
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Give and Grin Day Five

On Wednesday, August 1st, Give and Grin participants went to Second Stork and did some park cleanup, and some went to our Giving Garden. As summer comes to a close and hints of school sneak their way back into our lives, we went to the educational (and fun) new Bell Museum in the afternoon. Keep reading to hear all...

Give and Grin Day Four
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Give and Grin Day Four

On Wednesday, July 18th, our givers and grinners volunteered at Second Harvest Heartland, visited senior homes, gardened at the Giving Garden, and spent their afternoon at Como Pool/Como Zoo! Keep reading to hear all about our day. After our usual morning flurry of activities (putting on name tags, getting lunches in the fridge, and playing...

Give and Grin Day Two
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Give and Grin Day Two

On Wednesday, June 20th, Give and Grin youth and adults helped to end world hunger by volunteering at Feed My Starving Children in Coon Rapids. Afterward, they headed over to Grand Slam to ride bumper cars, laser tag, and more!  Keep reading to hear all about our day. The kids started out the morning as...

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