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February 12, 2013
Father Bill Mehrkens said Monday that he supports the decision by Pope Benedict VXI to step down for health reasons. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Local priests endorse Pope Benedict’s decision
February 12, 2013 - 12:04am
January 25, 2013
A church like a family; Members tout close-knit benefits of smaller churches
January 25, 2013 - 1:24am
December 13, 2012
Fr. Lew Troska leads worship Sunday at St. Odilia Church in downtown Fargo, N.D. Carrie Snyder | The Forum
Ex-Roman Catholic priest in Bemidji helms alternative Fargo parish
December 13, 2012 - 1:54am
December 11, 2012
Prime Time | Jeb Monge: Christian, Jewish traditions blend in holiday season
December 11, 2012 - 1:50am
December 6, 2012
Tenstrike woman pens book of a year of devotions
December 6, 2012 - 7:54pm
November 13, 2012
Religious leaders trying to eat for a week on a food stamp budget
November 13, 2012 - 12:05am
October 16, 2012
The signs in support of the marriage amendment on the fence outside St. Philip’s Church have seen much vandalism. Several of the signs were spray-painted over the weekend. The amendment would define marriage in the Minnesota Constitution as between a man and a woman. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Marriage amendment signs vandalized again
October 16, 2012 - 12:29am
September 18, 2012
The Rev. Joretta Marshall, executive vice president and dean at Brite Divinity School in Fort Worth, Texas, talks with church officials and community members Monday morning at First Lutheran Church about how to foster open and welcoming church communities. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Finding a new home: Couple feels ‘embraced’ within congregation
September 18, 2012 - 1:21am
September 5, 2012
Marriage amendment: ‘Vote yes’ sign stolen from St. Philip’s
September 5, 2012 - 1:01am
September 3, 2012
Char Kerelko of Floodwood, Minn., who attends St. Louis Catholic Church, reacts to the news that the Rev. Peter Lambert, the church’s pastor, gave money to Minnesotans United, a group that is trying to defeat the state marriage amendment. Kerelko supports the pastor’s position. Bob King | Forum Communications
Priest takes quiet stand against marriage amendment
September 3, 2012 - 9:33pm
August 15, 2012
Scripture could help the world today
August 15, 2012 - 10:36pm
October 2, 2011
These graduates from the Dave Ramsey Financial Peace University in Blackduck, have completed a 13 week course at the end of June. Another 13 week course will be offered at the end of January through Faith Lutheran Church in Blackduck. Shown here are, front row, left to right: Alumni Robin and Steve Ufford. Back row are co-faciliators Pastor Tom and Sandy Reagan and graduates Adam and Jennifer Gourneau and Sherrie and Brady Koivu.
Graduates achieve financial peace
October 2, 2011 - 12:00pm
New Salem News
October 2, 2011 - 12:00pm
Across The Street, Across The Sea
October 2, 2011 - 12:00pm
Zion Lutheran Church recognized 50+ years of membership Oct. 25. Fifty-six members were recognized during the regular worship service and a brunch was served following the service. Zion Lutheran Church was organized in 1902. Heirs of charter member, George Bye, are still members today. They include Beverly Charlton, Norma Finseth and Genevieve Swanson. In words from Zion's church history, "The greatest thing for Blackduck was when the Word of God was brought here."
Zion Lutheran Church Celebrates Membership
October 2, 2011 - 12:00pm