Archive for September, 2011

Unveiling the image’s hidden meaning

Unveiling the image’s hidden meaning

| September 29, 2011 | 7 Comments

The signs and symbolism in the image of Our Lady of Guadalupe

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Story of a miracle: Our Lady appears to St. Juan Diego

Story of a miracle: Our Lady appears to St. Juan Diego

| September 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

“If God does not provide a remedy from His hand, this land is about to be lost,” Mexico’s first bishop, Franciscan Friar Juan de Zumárraga, wrote in a letter to the king of Spain.

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La Crosse shrine: A sanctuary for the soul

La Crosse shrine: A sanctuary for the soul

| Dave Hrbacek and Julie Carroll | September 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Two busloads of teens from St. Pius V in Cannon Falls pulled into the parking lot of the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in La Crosse, Wis., the morning of Sept. 11.

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Hill-Murray’s historic homecoming

Hill-Murray’s historic homecoming

| September 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Steve Austin, who attended Hill-Murray School in the early 1980s and Bob Bitzen, a 1984 graduate, look at a memorabilia display during the 50th anniversary and homecoming celebration at the school

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Quotes from this week’s newsmakers – September 29, 2011

Quotes from this week’s newsmakers – September 29, 2011

| September 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

“The Catholic bishops stand ready to affirm every positive measure taken by you and your administration to strengthen marriage and the family. We cannot be silent, however, when federal steps harmful to marriage, the laws defending it and religious freedom continue apace.”

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Catholic Chorale begins new season of sacred music

Catholic Chorale begins new season of sacred music

| September 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Twin Cities Catholic Chorale begins its 2011-2012 season of sacred music in October at St. Agnes Church, 548 Lafond Ave., St. Paul.

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Group seeking marriage amendment defeat is not affiliated with Catholic Church

Group seeking marriage amendment defeat is not affiliated with Catholic Church

| September 29, 2011 | 1 Comment

Archdiocese, Minnesota Catholic Conference say ‘Catholics for Marriage Equality MN’ disputes, misinterprets Catholic teaching

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Financial advisers see planning through Christ’s eyes

Financial advisers see planning through Christ’s eyes

| Kathryn Elliott | September 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Three faith-based financial advisers recently talked about how they approach financial planning by bringing Christ into their workplace.

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Fostering religious literacy is among church’s top communications challenges

Fostering religious literacy is among church’s top communications challenges

| September 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Spirit recently asked John Allen a few questions about challenges the Church faces in the area of communications.

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If we build it, will they come?

If we build it, will they come?

| September 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

New research reveals surprising information about ‘millennial’ Catholics and Internet use

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Great hope for our church’s future

Great hope for our church’s future

| September 29, 2011

Our young people had a tremendous religious experience at World Youth Day in Madrid

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Minnesota bishops urge Obama administration to protect conscience rights in health care

Minnesota bishops urge Obama administration to protect conscience rights in health care

| September 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

The bishops also sent letters to the Minnesota congressional delegation asking them to sponsor the Respect for Rights of Conscience Act.

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