It’s prime evangelization time with all the parish festivals happening around the Twin Cities this fall. Please join us as we take our Catholic faith to the streets at one of the events below. Sign up is easy and evangelization is fun! Click on one of the buttons below to sign up for a shift at St. Gabriel the Archangel Fall Festival in Hopkins, MN on Sept. 10 or 11, or at the Nativity of Our Lord County Fair in St. Paul, MN on Sept. 17 and 18. If you are able, sign up for more than one shift!
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Praised be to Jesus Christ! The Twin Cities SPSE team spent two days (16 hours) evangelizing at the Hopkins, MN Raspberry Festival on July 16 and 17. Both days were glorious Minnesota summer days; the Virgin Mary came through with blue skies and a gentle breeze even though the forecast was for thunderstorms. She even arranged for our table to be next to the 1981 DeLorean in the car show, drawing lots of people our way! Thirteen first time evangelists from all over the Twin Cities joined me for the festival.
Twin Cities St. Paul Street Evangelization Team is hitting the road! We will be at the 2016 Hopkins Raspberry Festival in Hopkins, MN on July 16th and July 17th. Sign up for a 60 – 90 minute shift to spread the Good News of the Gospel and share your Catholic faith! Here are the details:
Saturday, July 16, 2016 from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm on the front lawn of St. Gabriel the Archangel Catholic Church, 1310 Mainstreet, Hopkins, MN, 55345; 90 minute shifts. You can sign up for more than one shift if you are able.
Sunday, July 17, 2016 from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm on the front lawn of St. Gabriel the Archangel Catholic Church, 1310 Mainstreet, Hopkins, MN 55345; 60 minute shifts. You can sign up for more than one shift if you are able.
To sign up, click on the link below. Questions? Please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
Welcome to your local chapter of St. Paul Street Evangelization.
St. Paul Street Evangelization is a grassroots, non-profit organization, dedicated to responding to the mandate of Jesus to preach the Gospel to all nations by taking our Catholic Faith to the streets. We do this in a non-confrontational way, allowing the Holy Spirit to move in the hearts of those who witness our public Catholic presence.
Christ’s call to evangelize was made to every Catholic Christian, and the Second Vatican Council reiterated this need, urging each of the baptized to bring the Gospel, found fully in the Catholic Church, to a culture that has largely reverted to paganism. As an on-the-street Catholic evangelization organization, St. Paul Street Evangelization provides an avenue for you to share the Person of Jesus Christ and the truth and beauty of the Catholic Faith with a hungry culture. Click Get Involved on the menu to find out how you can help.
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