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Posted on Monday, August 18, 2014 - 18:48
Archbishop John Ireland and his Executive Building Committee
Credit: Cathedral Archives

From the very beginning in 1904, there were no illusions about fundraising for the New Cathedral.

Posted on Friday, March 28, 2014 - 23:00
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Good crowds turned out on Saturday, March 29th to hear their piece of the organ SOUND OFF! Listen to a few in the Video Blog and stay tuned for the second organ demonstration following Easter.

Posted on Friday, February 28, 2014 - 00:00
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 We raised $4300 for the Cathedral restoration efforts and made some new friends for the Cathedral landmark. We also received great media coverage during the event on the Cathedral’s hospitality.

Posted on Wednesday, October 23, 2013 - 23:00
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A standing room only audience turned out for Olivier Latry’s performance on the Great Cathedral Pipe Organs We ran out of programs, but we can offer it here.

Posted on Sunday, October 6, 2013 - 23:00
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 No more BYOC: bring your own chair. In the recently renovated gallery choir space, the new “heavenly seating” will accommodates 45 choristers on four levels. The first image is an overhead view, the second is a side view of the seating.

Posted on Tuesday, September 24, 2013 - 23:00
Cathedral Boys Choir 1965. Ray Campbell Jr. is in the middle row, 5th from the l
Cathedral Boys Choir 1965. Ray Campbell Jr. is in the middle row, 5th from the left.

It has been nearly fifty years since Ray Campbell Jr. sang on behalf of the Cathedral of Saint Paul. He sang as a member of the Cathedral Boys Choir during their storied history in the 1960’s and this coming week he perform at a benefit for the Cathedral’s restoration at the 3rd Annual Cathedral Festival of Lights, Friday, October 4th at the Saint Paul Hotel.

Posted on Thursday, September 12, 2013 - 23:00
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 WCCO-TV’s Frank Vascellaro came by the Cathedral this week to get an update on the organ project from Cathedral musician Sean Vogt. Finishing the organ project is this year’s goal for the CHF Festival of Lights gala.

Posted on Tuesday, July 23, 2013 - 23:00
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Well-known Saint Paul philanthropists, Dick and Nancy Nicholson, will serve as this year’s Festival of Lights Honorary Co-Chairs. “We support the Cathedral because we believe in helping the community in which we live. We should all be proud of the Cathedral, and Catholics should not have the sole burden of supporting it,” said Mr.