A letter to my granddaughter as she makes her first Communion

April 11, 2014, edition By Bob Zyskowski Dear Ellie, Grandma and I of course responded yes to your mom’s Facebook invite to your first Communion — we wouldn’t miss it for the world. We are so happy to be able to share that special day with you. I remember my own first Communion day —…

Marvelous trait comes with this new bishop

From Becker to Breckenridge, from Waite Park to Wadena, people of the Diocese of St. Cloud are likely to take notice of one characteristic of their soon-to-be bishop: He’s amazingly open and honest. Bishop Donald Kettler answered every question, offered no pat answers, acknowledged times he didn’t do his best and shared his thoughts frankly…