Can we be saints?

A saint is just a sinner who keeps trying

“Can we be saints?” is a blog written to introduce you to the saints of the Catholic Church in a new way. These won’t be just boring bios. We’ll show you how saints struggled and faced the same kind of problems we do today. You’ll see the intersection of our lives with their lives. We can be saints. We just have to keep trying.

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St. Padre Pio of Pietrelcina

By Renae Kranz The relics of St. Pio of Pietrelcina (better known as St. Padre Pio) will be visiting the Cathedral of Saint Joseph in Sioux Falls, SD on Sunday, September 29, from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. A Mass to honor St. Pio will be celebrated at 4 p.m.  This event is part of the […]

St. Rose Philippine Duchesne

By Renae Kranz Have you ever had to wait a long time to get something you really wanted in life? Maybe you’ve waited a long time to meet your ideal spouse, and the wrong people keep sending you off track. Or you can’t seem to land that job you’ve been working toward for years. The […]