Archive for January, 2014

Archdiocese followed mandated reporting requirements

Archdiocese followed mandated reporting requirements

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The archdiocese’s compliance with reporting laws was acknowledged at a St. Paul press conference June 29 attended by Ramsey County Attorney John Choi and St. Paul Police Chief Tom Smith.

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Digital Edition – January 30, 2014

Digital Edition – January 30, 2014

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Standing up for life, Putting faith first, Playing it loud and proud, Catholic Schools Week, Rediscover: Praying as Jesus did, Video games, Mary of Nazareth

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Statement Regarding Questions Related to Wehmeyer Case

Statement Regarding Questions Related to Wehmeyer Case

In response to questions seeking clarity regarding the Weymeyer case, we affirm the finding of law enforcement that we complied with the requirements of mandated reporting.

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An invitation to dive into the deep end of our faith

An invitation to dive into the deep end of our faith

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Entering a church, we Catholics reach for the holy water font, dip our fingers in, and, with dripping fingers, make the Sign of the Cross.

Reading and viewing Catholic media has a lot of similarities with that act of blessing one’s self.

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Changing the music, but not the message

Changing the music, but not the message

| John Garvey | January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

So what explains the pope’s popularity, even in matters sartorial, in the face of these secularizing trends and growing public embarrassment over religiosity?

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Why goodness depends on God

Why goodness depends on God

| Father Robert Barron | January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

One of the commonest observations made by opponents of religion is that we don’t need God in order to have a coherent and integral morality.

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Transparency, best practices remain priorities, says finance officer

Transparency, best practices remain priorities, says finance officer

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

He calls media reports of ‘secret’ archdiocesan accounts inaccurate

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An effort to end modern-day slavery

An effort to end modern-day slavery

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Human trafficking is a scourge that each year impacts thousands of vulnerable women, men and children who come to the United States searching for a better life but wind up as modern-day slaves.

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A Valentine’s gift that could save someone’s life

A Valentine’s gift that could save someone’s life

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

This year, if you’re looking for a Valentine’s Day gift for a family member or friend, you may consider giving chocolate — it just might help save someone’s life.

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Appointments – January 30, 2014

Appointments – January 30, 2014

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

His Excellency, the Most Rev. John C. Nienstedt, has announced the following appointments in the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis.

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Youth on fire

Youth on fire

| Bishop Lee Piché | January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The weather in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday, Jan. 22 was not quite as cold as it was in St. Paul, but it was plenty cold. And a strong wind blew across the Mall where an estimated crowd of 400,000 people had assembled for the rally and March for Life.

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Be attentive to the voice of the Holy Spirit

Be attentive to the voice of the Holy Spirit

| Deacon Kevin Manthey | January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Through the life of the prophet Simeon, St. Luke shows us there are three steps to being faithful to the promptings of the Holy Spirit: living in communion with the Spirit, hearing the Spirit, and acting on the promptings of the Spirit.

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