‘A statement in stone’

Catholics in the upper Midwest know that the Cathedral of St. Paul in St. Paul, Minn., is an architectural landmark in the history of Catholicism in the region. The Catholic Spirit, archdiocesan newspaper of St. Paul-Minneapolis, is celebrating the centennial of the cathedral with a special section looking at its history and at the man whose vision led to the cathedral’s construction, Archbishop John Ireland.

Prom and post-prom safety are a priority for schools

With high school prom season about to peak, the Catholic Explorer in the Diocese of Joliet, Ill., has a story on what local Catholic schools are doing to ensure student safety on prom night.