Do you have an event that you’d like to promote to Catholics throughout our local Church? Here are some ways you can “get the word out” about your event!
Calendar of Events on the Archdiocesan Website
One way to share your event* with other Catholics in our local Church is on the Events Calendar our Archdiocesan website. Events featuring well-known Catholic speakers, retreats and other ministry events of broad appeal are featured, alongside Archdiocesan events. . (Note: Events that are common to most parishes – such as Bible studies – do not qualify for this listing.) To suggest an event, please fill out our online form.
Weekly Bulletin Email
A weekly email is sent to parish bulletin editors and / or administrative assistants within our local Church containing announcements and events within the archdiocese. The email is sent on Thursdays (for publication in bulletins a week and a half later).
Events that promote fellowship/community events (socials, holiday bazaars, etc.) may be included. Other events, such as those featuring well-known Catholic speakers, retreats and other ministry events of broad appeal are also included, alongside Archdiocesan events. (Note: Events that are common to most parishes – such as Bible studies – do not qualify for this listing.) Submitted events are promoted beginning two months in advance of event date or registration deadline. To submit an event for consideration, please fill out our online form.
The Catholic Spirit Calendar of Events
If your parish or organization is hosting a great event you’d like to share with other Catholics in our archdiocese*, please submit your event via The Catholic Spirit Calendar Submissions form. Events are posted on The Catholic Spirit website under Local Events, and events of a unique nature and/or of broad appeal may appear in a print edition as well.
The Catholic Spirit Advertising
It’s easy to advertise your event with The Catholic Spirit, in our biweekly print edition or on The Catholic Spirit website. To learn more about advertising in The Catholic Spirit, please contact our Advertising Department by calling (651) 291-4444 (ask to speak with an advertising representative), or visit our Advertising page on The Catholic Spirit website.
The Catholic Spirit Editorial Coverage
Is your event unique and exceptionally newsworthy? It may be considered for a story in The Catholic Spirit, the official publication of our local Church. If you would like your event considered for coverage, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Have an event*, announcement or other content you would like with other Catholics in our local Church via archdiocesan social media? Send your content to email@example.com. We can share it on our social media accounts or better yet, we can share it from your social media page!
*Note: All events must promote and uphold the values and teachings of the Catholic Church. Events must be connected with a parish or school within the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis and/or a local Catholic organization. Events must also appeal to a broad audience of Catholics, beyond an individual parish.