Archive for September, 2011

Locally grown: Hill-Murray students connect with area farmers

Locally grown: Hill-Murray students connect with area farmers

| Kathryn Elliott | September 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

On the last school day of homecoming week at Hill-Murray School in Maplewood, local farmers Brian and Leslie Axdahl came to the cafeteria to display a rainbow bounty of peppers, squash, tomatoes and corn.

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League of Catholic Women lights up to end 100th celebration

League of Catholic Women lights up to end 100th celebration

| September 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

• League of Catholic Women
• Sacred Heart hits 100
• New senior affiliate
• Scholarships get a bump

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White Mass to honor health care workers

White Mass to honor health care workers

| September 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

Archbishop John Nienstedt and the Guild of the Catholic Medical Association of St. Paul and Minneapolis invite Catholic health care professionals to the annual White Mass.

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Mass for those grieving death of a baby

Mass for those grieving death of a baby

| September 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

Parents who have experienced the death of a baby before or after birth are invited to attend the Mass for God’s Children at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 11, at Nativity of Our Lord Catholic Church, 1900 Wellesley Ave., St. Paul.

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Learn what the church teaches on life and death

Learn what the church teaches on life and death

| September 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

The St. Croix Catholic Faith Formation community will host a biomedical conference for lay people from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, in St. Michael’s social hall, 611 S. Third St., in Stillwater.

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Use Facebook and help the Basilica secure a grant for restoration

Use Facebook and help the Basilica secure a grant for restoration

| September 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

If you have put off getting on Facebook, now is the time to jump on board and help the Basilica of St. Mary in Minneapolis secure a grant to help restore the sacristy and narthex to its original beauty.

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A breath of new life for the Church in the Old Continent

A breath of new life for the Church in the Old Continent

| Mar Muñoz-Visoso | September 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

As we left the military airfield of Cuatro Vientos near Madrid, after the final Mass of World Youth Day 2011, the effects of several days under an intense Castilian heat, standing for hours in crowed spaces, and a lack of sleep altogether, started to sink in. I was exhausted, yet an inexplicable sense of hope had overcome me.

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Un soplo de vida nueva para la Iglesia en el Viejo Continente

Un soplo de vida nueva para la Iglesia en el Viejo Continente

| Mar Muñoz-Visoso | September 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

Al partir del aeródromo de Cuatro Vientos, cerca de Madrid, terminada ya la Misa final de la Jornada Mundial de la Juventud 2011, los efectos de varios días de un intenso calor castellano, de permanecer de pie durante horas rodeada de multitudes y, en general, la falta de sueño, empezaron a notarse. Estaba agotada. Sin embargo, una inexplicable sensación de esperanza me embargaba.

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News notes – September 15, 2011

News notes – September 15, 2011

| September 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

– Senior care facility breaks ground on Brooklyn Park expansion
– School president installed
– Centennial celebration
– Wayzata nonprofit relocates

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Stewardship – Gratitude glued to action

Stewardship – Gratitude glued to action

| September 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

With the understanding of stewardship as “gratitude glued to action,” we want to share with you a few stories of faithful Catholics from across our archdiocese who are inspiring examples of living stewardship as a way of life every day in their service to God, church, and their brothers and sisters.

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Roman Canon shows connection to Christian way of life

Roman Canon shows connection to Christian way of life

| Father John Paul Erickson | September 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

One of the truly great fruits of the Latin rite church is the Roman Canon, a prayer that finds much of its origin in ancient Christian Rome. It’s a beautiful and moving prayer, strange and yet familiar.

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Well-being of children dependent on well-being of their parents

Well-being of children dependent on well-being of their parents

| Kathy Tomlin | September 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

In 2010 more than 300,000 children received free and reduced-price lunch

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