Archive for December, 2011

Wayzata edges out Cretin-Derham Hall in Catholic Spirit tourney final

Wayzata edges out Cretin-Derham Hall in Catholic Spirit tourney final

| December 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

Scores and photos from Friday, Dec. 30.

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Top Web Stories of 2011

Top Web Stories of 2011

| December 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

With 2011 winding down, let’s take a look back at the most viewed stories on TheCatholicSpirit.com.

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Catholic Spirit Christmas Basketball Tournament — Day 2 results

Catholic Spirit Christmas Basketball Tournament — Day 2 results

| December 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

Scores and photos from Thursday, Dec. 29

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Catholic Spirit Christmas Basketball Tournament — Day 1 results

Catholic Spirit Christmas Basketball Tournament — Day 1 results

| December 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Photos from Wednesday, Dec. 28.

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Father Bernard Reiser, longtime Epiphany pastor, dies

Father Bernard Reiser, longtime Epiphany pastor, dies

| December 28, 2011 | 43 Comments

Vigil/wake service will be Dec. 30 at Epiphany Church. The funeral Mass is 11 a.m., Dec. 31 at the church.

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Christmas Poster Contest

Christmas Poster Contest

| December 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Spirit asked youths in grades one to 12 to create Christmas posters by completing the phrase, “I will keep the Christmas spirit alive all year by . . .” and then drawing a picture.

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Cr`eches by the hundreds

Cr`eches by the hundreds

| December 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Richfield priest’s extensive Nativity collection offers creative way to teach Christmas message

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Readers share their greatest Christmas blessings

Readers share their greatest Christmas blessings

| December 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Spirit invited readers to tell us about their greatest Christmas blessing.

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Digital Edition – December 22, 2011

Digital Edition – December 22, 2011

| December 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Creches by the hundreds. Pope advances sainthood causes of Marianne Cope, Kateri Tekakwitha. Catholic country star inspired to produce religious album.

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Many reasons for loving Christmas

Many reasons for loving Christmas

| December 22, 2011

“I love Christmas because on that day, so long ago, love descended from heaven to earth and changed human history forever.”

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Inside view of Bethlehem from university vice president

Inside view of Bethlehem from university vice president

| December 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Christian Brother Robert Smith was born in St. Paul and attended Holy Spirit grade school and Cretin High School in St. Paul and St. Mary’s University in Winona, where he taught for many years and served with St. Mary’s Press. He served four years in Kenya before moving five years ago to Bethlehem University in the West Bank, where he is vice president for academic affairs. He responded by email to the following questions from The Catholic Spirit.

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Faith-filled hands pound nails for their priests

Faith-filled hands pound nails for their priests

| December 21, 2011 | 2 Comments

Faribault parishioners join together to build House of Gratitude

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