Padre Teddy’s life showed his deep love of Christ, the poor

By Father Tony Kroll There are lots of roosters in Nicaragua. Generally they are red and white. Beans there are red and rice is white. And that was Capuchin Father Teddy Niehaus’ favorite food — “gallo,” known as the “rooster meal” in Nicaragua. He listened and laughed and talked with joy as he ate rice…

Respecting differences, celebrating similarities

Dialogue group helps St. Cloud Christians and Muslims connect on a human level Oct. 11, 2013, edition By Jennifer Janikula No matter where one lives or to whom one prays, most people want the same things — food on the table, a feeling of safety, opportunities for children, a welcoming community and happiness. The fundamentals of humanity emphasize sameness,…