Entries by Laurie Hallstrom

The road to priesthood: ‘You are exactly where God wants you to be’

Zane Pekron Age: 25 Home Parish: St. Mary, Milesville Parents: Steve and Nina Pekron Education: Minor seminary Immaculate Heart of Mary, Winona, Minn.; major seminary St. Paul School of Divinity, St. Paul, Minn. Pastoral Learning: Duc in Altum, Institute for Priestly formation, worked on the Pine Ridge Reservation with Jesuits, and hospital ministry program through […]

Let Jesus remove your attachments and open you to his will

By Laurie Hallstrom Pastoral Ministry Days were held March 18-19 at Terra Sancta Retreat Center, Rapid City. The  theme centered on vocations, and was titled, “Harvest.” The first keynote speaker was Fr. James Mason, the president-rector of Kenrick-Glennon Seminary, St. Louis, Mo. He joined the seminary faculty in 2014 as Director of Spiritual Formation and […]