Archive for June, 2012

Why does God allow people to commit evil acts?

Why does God allow people to commit evil acts?

| Father Michael Schmitz | June 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

God gave us the freedom to choose the good, but with that comes the freedom to choose evil

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Document offers reflection for business leaders

Document offers reflection for business leaders

| Tom Bengtson | June 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

‘Vocation of the Business Leader’ is designed for people trying to integrate their faith in their work

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More resources added to Stewardship Toolkit ‘box’

More resources added to Stewardship Toolkit ‘box’

| June 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

Corpus Christi parish in Roseville used elements of the Archdiocesan Stewardship Toolkit last year when it was first introduced.

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‘Catholics care. Catholics vote’ series to run to Election Day

‘Catholics care. Catholics vote’ series to run to Election Day

| Don Clemmer - U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops | June 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

With summer here, more Americans are turning their attention to politics, specifically, to the local, state and federal elections on Nov. 6.

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Charges filed against former archdiocesan lay employee

Charges filed against former archdiocesan lay employee

| June 15, 2012

A former lay employee of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis was formally charged with seven counts of theft by swindle June 15 in Ramsey County District Court.

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Archdiocesan publications and Office of Communications combine

Archdiocesan publications and Office of Communications combine

| June 14, 2012 | 1 Comment

The new vision for communicating in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis will be a combination of traditional and new vehicles in a unified, cost-effective approach.

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Bidding farewell on a feast day

Bidding farewell on a feast day

| June 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

St. Thomas More in St. Paul closes west campus, marks final day with eucharistic procession.

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What About Ventilators?

What About Ventilators?

| Father Tadeusz Pacholczyk | June 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

The use of ventilators can pose particulary challenging problems during end of life situations for families. When should we place a loved one on a ventilator? If somebody is on a ventilator, can we ever “pull the plug?” Understanding our moral duty depends upon whether the use of a ventilator in a particular case can be considered “ordinary” or “extraordinary.”

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Bishop Lee Piché’s homily for Archdiocesan Marriage Day

Bishop Lee Piché’s homily for Archdiocesan Marriage Day

| June 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

“Nor do they light a lamp and then put it under a bushel basket; it is set on a lamp stand, where it gives light to all in the house.”

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Married couples give ‘light for everyone’ to see, bishop says at Marriage Day celebration

Married couples give ‘light for everyone’ to see, bishop says at Marriage Day celebration

| Sara Kovach | June 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

When asked what the secret is for making a marriage last, Leona Archeno said a spouse has to have a lot of patience, love and trust in God.

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Video and Photos: Minnesotans rally for religious freedom

Video and Photos: Minnesotans rally for religious freedom

| June 8, 2012 | 1 Comment

An estimated 2,000 people attended the noontime rally, one of 164 held in cities around the United States to voice opposition to the federal Department of Health and Human Services’ mandate on contraceptive coverage.

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More tools in the stewardship toolkit now

More tools in the stewardship toolkit now

| June 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

Folks who attended year-two workshops on the Archdiocesan Stewardship Toolkit found lots has been added.

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