Archive for September, 2014

In Pictures – September 25, 2014

In Pictures – September 25, 2014

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

MOVED TO TEARS
BISHOPS VISIT HOLY LAND

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Brother Basil Rothweiler: Celebrating 80 years of ministry

Brother Basil Rothweiler: Celebrating 80 years of ministry

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Brother Basil Rothweiler, who recently celebrated his 80th jubilee, came to DeLaSalle in 1977 and was fighting to keep the school from closing. Today, DeLaSalle’s enrollment is almost double the number Brother Basil had when he started.

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News Notes – September 25, 2014

News Notes – September 25, 2014

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

St. Agnes School, Providence Academy named to honor roll
The Catholic Spirit announces retirement of longtime employee

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Education is key to stopping the spread of Ebola

Education is key to stopping the spread of Ebola

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Native Africans who now call the Twin Cities area home said that stopping the spread of the Ebola virus will require a cultural change in their homelands.

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Parishioners with African ties send supplies hoping to stave off Ebola

Parishioners with African ties send supplies hoping to stave off Ebola

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The deadly spread of the Ebola virus in her homeland inspired Jannie Seibure, a parishioner at St. Alphonsus in Brooklyn Center, to organize a drive to collect materials that can prevent more people from being infected.

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Local Church leaders participate in updated training

Local Church leaders participate in updated training

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Enhanced ‘Essential 3’ roll-out part of implementing task force recommendations to better protect the young and vulnerable

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Day trip to Iowa grotto: fun and contemplative

Day trip to Iowa grotto: fun and contemplative

| Susan Klemond for The Catholic Spirit | September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

In late August, I convinced some friends to go on a day trip to a small northern Iowa town about 200 miles from the Twin Cities to see the Grotto of the Redemption.

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Kitui, Kenya partnership Q & A

Kitui, Kenya partnership Q & A

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Julie Woodruff, a parishioner of St. Joseph in Red Wing, visited Kitui, Kenya, during a previous diocesan global solidarity partnership trip. She will co-lead the 2014 delegation with Mike Haasl. Woodruff answered questions from The Catholic Spirit about the partnership:

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Local delegation headed to Kenya, will mark anniversary

Local delegation headed to Kenya, will mark anniversary

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Archbishop Nienstedt among group to celebrate 10-year partnership with Diocese of Kitui

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Infertility event will combine education, support, faith

Infertility event will combine education, support, faith

| Jennifer Janikula for The Catholic Spirit | September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Panel members include couples who have experienced infertility, doctor, adoption expert and priest

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God offers mercy, forgiveness  and reconciliation to all who  suffer, archbishop says

God offers mercy, forgiveness and reconciliation to all who suffer, archbishop says

| Susan Klemond for The Catholic Spirit | September 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

At first healing Mass, archbishop calls on faithful to bring others to oneness

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Religious Liberty

Religious Liberty

| September 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Political partisanship often turns the average citizen away from participating in the political process. Too frequently, issues are only seen as Republican or Democrat, liberal or conservative. Religious liberty is not a partisan issue, nor is it ideological. The United States of America was founded on the principle of religious freedom and no political party can claim it as its own.

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