Archive for October, 2015

Ball carrier, faith warrior

Ball carrier, faith warrior

| October 20, 2015 | 1 Comment

SJV seminarian serves God on the field while amassing hundreds of rushing yards

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Local Catholic addresses ‘man crisis’ in the Church

Local Catholic addresses ‘man crisis’ in the Church

| October 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Matthew Christoff, 57, is a member of St. Anne in Hamel and co-founder of Catholic Man Night, a parish-based Catholic men’s evangelization effort focused on helping men meet and know Jesus Christ. He has studied extensively what he calls the “man crisis” in the Church, and launched The New Emangelization Project. A convert to the Catholic faith, he is married with four children.

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Catholic Eldercare breaks ground on transitional care unit

Catholic Eldercare breaks ground on transitional care unit

| October 20, 2015 | 1 Comment

A project aimed to address the need for transitional care in the metro area had its groundbreaking and dedication ceremony Oct. 20 at Catholic Eldercare’s main campus in northeast Minneapolis.

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Archbishop Hebda removes former Maplewood pastor from ministry

Archbishop Hebda removes former Maplewood pastor from ministry

| October 20, 2015 | 16 Comments

Father Mark Huberty, a former pastor of Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Maplewood, was removed from ministry Oct. 20, according to a statement from Archbishop Bernard Hebda, apostolic administrator of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis. In 2013, the priest was arrested and charged with two counts of sexual misconduct with an adult woman.

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MAN-issues  MAN-talk  MAN-faith

MAN-issues MAN-talk MAN-faith

| October 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Across the archdiocese and the U.S., men are breaking from the ‘strong, silent’ mold to be men of prayer, willing to talk with one another about their spirituality, and outwardly practicing their Catholic faith

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Retired hospice doctor:  ‘It’s not unhealthy to think about death’

Retired hospice doctor: ‘It’s not unhealthy to think about death’

| October 20, 2015 | 1 Comment

“It was there that I learned about the dying patient,” Thalhuber said of Our Lady of Good Counsel. “What they taught me about my own mortality is to trust and be grateful. And trust trumps all. When patients trusted, and were grateful for what they had accomplished and who they were, and knew who they were, it was a very powerful experience.”

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50 years after Vatican II, interfaith relations need a boost

50 years after Vatican II, interfaith relations need a boost

| October 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

If Christians and Muslims are ever going to understand and respect one another’s religious beliefs, scholars say both learning and “unlearning” are necessary.

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Archbishop Hebda addresses canon law convention

Archbishop Hebda addresses canon law convention

| October 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

The archbishop delivered a major address about the global impact of the 1983 revision of the Church’s Code of Canon Law as norms responded to the vision of a Church presented by the Second Vatican Council, that the Church is at the same time local and universal.

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DeLaSalle High honored for energy efficiency

DeLaSalle High honored for energy efficiency

| October 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Minneapolis Catholic school recognized for efforts to go green.

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4 million meals for hungry kids

4 million meals for hungry kids

| October 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Church staff and leaders joined in hugely successful food-packing event in Woodbury.

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Relics of St. Sharbel at Maronite churches Nov. 4-7.

Relics of St. Sharbel at Maronite churches Nov. 4-7.

| October 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Veneration of the saints relics will be available in early November.

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Pregnancy center opens with message of strength, beauty

Pregnancy center opens with message of strength, beauty

| Bridget Ryder | October 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

“Our approach is to provide women with a safe, non-judgmental, welcoming place to make a really important decision in their life,” said Nancy Utoft, board president. “The other aspect that’s really important is that we’re not just there with the women at the moment of decision, we want to walk with them up to the first two years.”

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