Archive for November, 2014

Basilica event gives people chance to sit ‘At the Console’

Basilica event gives people chance to sit ‘At the Console’

| November 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Four-year-old Oskar Cologne was all smiles as he sat at the huge organ console at the Basilica of St. Mary in Minneapolis on Nov. 22. He had been patiently waiting for his chance. Joined by his mother, Amy, he stayed after the 5 p.m. Mass to attend a special event in the church sanctuary called “At the Console.”

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Knights of Columbus to give coats to kids on ‘Black Friday’

Knights of Columbus to give coats to kids on ‘Black Friday’

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Nov. 28, the day after Thanksgiving known as “Black Friday,” 1,200 Minnesota children will receive a free new coat from the Knights of Columbus.

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Digital Edition – November 20, 2014

Digital Edition – November 20, 2014

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Pope coming to U.S., Financial report, Senior Services Guide, Advent – Week 1, Agricultural symposium, Franciscan Brothers of Peace, Catholic Youth Camp lives on

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Senior Services Guide – Fall 2014

Senior Services Guide – Fall 2014

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

– Senior volunteers make a difference in the lives of other seniors
– Senior Services Guide

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Open confessional doors, open hearts to holiness and mission

Open confessional doors, open hearts to holiness and mission

| Denise Bossert | November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

It is the key to unleashing the new evangelization. It is essential to carrying out the Gospel mission. What is the key? It is the confessional.

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It’s so difficult to see Christ in ‘them’

It’s so difficult to see Christ in ‘them’

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

A teaching Catholics learn early on, one that tends to prod guilty consciences when one hears it later in life, is that we are supposed to see Christ in every person we meet.

When was the last time you did that?

Yeah. Me, too.

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In Pictures – November 20, 2014

In Pictures – November 20, 2014

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

MORTGAGE BURNING
A BOY’S BELONGINGS

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Our work must be the work of the one true king

Our work must be the work of the one true king

| Deacon Bryan Kujawa | November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Nov. 23, we celebrate the Solemnity of Christ the King. But Jesus did not appear on earth as we would imagine a king to appear. Jesus seems to be saying that he reigns as king somewhere other than earth, and we know the name of his kingdom: heaven.

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News Notes – November 20, 2014

News Notes – November 20, 2014

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

We want to see your Christmas light displays
St. Bridget prepares to celebrate centennial

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St. Andrew accompanies us through Advent

St. Andrew accompanies us through Advent

| Alyssa Bormes | November 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

Nearly three decades earlier, I had picked Andrea/Andrew because I thought it sounded so cool with the rest of my name: Alyssa Marie Andrea Bormes. God, who cannot be outdone, gave the pretentious teenager her sound, but he slipped in a mission along with it.

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From readers – November 20, 2014

From readers – November 20, 2014

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Thank you for the beautifully written story on September 24 about Brother Basil Rothweiler.

Sadly, Br. Basil died early on November 8.

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Experts challenge leaders to see big picture, pursue the good for God’s creation

Experts challenge leaders to see big picture, pursue the good for God’s creation

| Bridget Ryder for The Catholic Spirit | November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Is it better to be good or to be cautious?

Michael Naughton, director of the Center for Catholic Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, addressed the question in his talk at the Faith, Food and the Environment Symposium Nov. 5 at the university.

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