St. Cloud’s relics are reminder of his holy life

By Sue Schulzetenberg-Gully The Visitor To commemorate 125 years of the St. Cloud Diocese, relics of St. Cloud can be viewed before and after the 3 p.m. Sept. 21 anniversary Mass at St. Mary’s Cathedral in St. Cloud. The relics are kept in niches in the St. Cloud Shrine on the north side of the…

Saint’s relic finds home at St. Wendelin Parish

By Sue Schulzetenberg-Gully One of the first German immigrants in the Luxemburg area, Peter Maus, carried a 16-inch statue of St. Wendelin with him as he crossed the treacherous ocean during his voyage to the United States. He credited his safe journey to the saint and vowed to build a shrine in thanksgiving. Since then,…