Archive for May, 2013

Bills to redefine marriage raise concerns about religious liberty protections

Bills to redefine marriage raise concerns about religious liberty protections

| Susan Klemond | May 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Proposed religious liberty exemptions to Minnesota same-sex marriage legislation don’t provide adequate conscience protection, ac­cording to a panel of legal experts, faith and business leaders

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New president wants women to rediscover value of ACCW

New president wants women to rediscover value of ACCW

| May 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

As people across the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis participate in the Rediscover: initiative, Lucy Johnson wants to help members of the Archdiocesan Council of Catholic Women also to rediscover the value of the ACCW.

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Magazine meant to ‘lift women up’ set for May debut

Magazine meant to ‘lift women up’ set for May debut

| Katie Collins | May 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

The new magazine is not religious but is informed by the editors’ faith and “desire to be better women.”

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We find grace for Christian conversion in meeting the Risen Lord and the Holy Spirit

We find grace for Christian conversion in meeting the Risen Lord and the Holy Spirit

| Fr. Daniel Griffith | May 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

In examining the early Christian Church as described in Acts, there are certain characteristics that were integral and intrinsic to the Christian community.

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FDA ‘acted irresponsibly’ in lowering age for emergency contraceptives

FDA ‘acted irresponsibly’ in lowering age for emergency contraceptives

The Food and Drug Administration “acted irresponsibly” with its decision to lower the age limit from 17 to 15 for purchasing an over-the-counter emergency contraceptive, said an official of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.

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