Archive for October, 2013

VIDEO: 2013 Rediscover: Catholic Celebration

VIDEO: 2013 Rediscover: Catholic Celebration

| October 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sights, sounds and interviews from the 2013 Rediscover: Catholic Celebration

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Cathedral pulls out all the stops for pipe organs’ inaugural concert

Cathedral pulls out all the stops for pipe organs’ inaugural concert

| October 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Photos and video: A standing-room-only crowd filled the church for the hour-long concert performed by the head organist of the Cathedral of Notre-Dame in Paris.

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Helping us to see the face of Christ

Helping us to see the face of Christ

| Deacon Grant Gerlach | October 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

In this Gospel reading, it is the tax collector who goes home justified, for “the one who humbles himself will be exalted.”

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Rediscover: freedom

Rediscover: freedom

| October 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

– The happiest 2 percent
– Former drug user gets hooked on God
– Is America the land of the free?
– Church can assist those enslaved by addictions

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Young professionals find faith, fellowship at vespers event

Young professionals find faith, fellowship at vespers event

| Jennifer Janikula | October 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Young adults attend Vespers at Lourdes every second Thursday of the month for prayer and a brief lecture about seeking holiness in today’s world, as well as fellowship.

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Digital Edition – October 24, 2013

Digital Edition – October 24, 2013

| October 24, 2013 | 1 Comment

My pledge to restore trust, Rediscover: Catholic Celebration, Bishop-elect Andrew Cozzens, Persecution of Christians, Safe Environment and Ministerial Standards Task Force members, Gravity movie, From Age to Age

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Archbishop Addresses Media Questions

Archbishop Addresses Media Questions

| October 24, 2013

In this Q&A, Archbishop Nienstedt answers many questions that have been asked recently by the media.

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My pledge to restore trust

My pledge to restore trust

| October 24, 2013

“Sexual abuse of anyone is absolutely heinous, and it must be opposed with every fiber of our being. And when it is perpetrated by a member of the clergy, it is an egregious betrayal of a sacred trust. These crimes, these sins, are a failure to be stewards of our pastoral care of God’s people. And so, with genuine sorrow, I apologize to all those who have been victimized, whether on my watch or not.”

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A ‘sacred and inalienable right’ is under attack

A ‘sacred and inalienable right’ is under attack

| October 23, 2013 | 2 Comments

Religious freedom is a human right for everyone — Christians, Muslims, Jews and people of every other faith. Right now, many of our fellow Christians do not enjoy that freedom.

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‘Gravity’ offers weighty example of selfless love

‘Gravity’ offers weighty example of selfless love

| Father Robert Barron | October 23, 2013 | 1 Comment

“Gravity” is the most visually arresting movie since “Avatar.” But what is perhaps most surprising about this film is its clear and profound religious import.

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Grief counselors steer communities toward long-term healing

Grief counselors steer communities toward long-term healing

| October 23, 2013 | 1 Comment

After debris has been cleared and physical rebuilding is well underway, counselors for victims of natural disasters and violence contend that real healing still needs to take place.

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