Archive for November, 2016

Benilde-St. Margaret’s rallies to win first Class 4A Prep Bowl

Benilde-St. Margaret’s rallies to win first Class 4A Prep Bowl

| November 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Benilde-St. Margaret’s, based in St. Louis Park, lost its star senior running back Ricky Floyd in the first quarter of the Class 4A state high school football championship Nov. 25 at US Bank Stadium. Floyd rushed for 1,827 yards and 26 touchdowns this season.

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2016 Archdiocesan Chancery Corporation Annual Financial Report

2016 Archdiocesan Chancery Corporation Annual Financial Report

| November 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Report shows God continues to provide, even in hard times
Financial officer report
Condensed statements

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Digital Edition – November 24, 2016

Digital Edition – November 24, 2016

| November 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Holy Doors close, Bankruptcy plan revised, Archdiocesan financial report, Advent begins, Record-breaking rower speaks at Catholic school, Senior Services Guide

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With Church’s new year, open lives to grace

With Church’s new year, open lives to grace

| Father Donald DeGrood | November 23, 2016

Each year in the United States, we celebrate the beginning of a new calendar year on Jan. 1 with festivities of all sorts, hoping for a great new year. In our Catholic faith, we celebrate the beginning of a new liturgical year on the first Sunday of Advent, also hoping for a great new year for spiritual reasons.

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El comienzo del año de la gracia en el 2017

El comienzo del año de la gracia en el 2017

| Father Donald DeGrood | November 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Cada año en los Estados Unidos celebramos el comienzo de un nuevo calendario el 1 de enero con festividades de todo tipo, con la esperanza de un gran año nuevo. En nuestra fe católica, celebramos el comienzo de un nuevo año litúrgico en el primer domingo de Adviento, esperando también un gran año nuevo por razones espirituales.

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From our readers – November 24, 2016

From our readers – November 24, 2016

| November 22, 2016 | 46 Comments

– A Christian agenda
– Rethinking women priests

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Society’s chef stays cool as cucumber turning out 4,500 meals daily

Society’s chef stays cool as cucumber turning out 4,500 meals daily

| Nancy Wiechec | November 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Chris Hoffman is cooking for 4,500 guests this holiday season, yet he’s cool as a cucumber.

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St. Thomas More’s hair shirt now enshrined for public veneration

St. Thomas More’s hair shirt now enshrined for public veneration

| Simon Caldwell | November 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

The hair shirt worn by St. Thomas More as he contemplated a martyr’s death in the Tower of London has been enshrined for public veneration.

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Bishops approve moving forward four possible saints’ causes

Bishops approve moving forward four possible saints’ causes

| November 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

During the U.S. bishops’ fall general assembly Nov. 14-16 in Baltimore, they approved by voice vote the sainthood causes of four men and women as part of the episcopal consultation in the Catholic Church’s process for possible canonization.

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John the Baptist and original sin; morality in warfare

John the Baptist and original sin; morality in warfare

| Father Kenneth Doyle | November 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Was John the Baptist was born without original sin?
Do soldiers forfeit Heaven?

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Watch and prepare, but don’t stop living

Watch and prepare, but don’t stop living

| Deacon Ben Wittnebel | November 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Advent is a season of preparation for Christ’s threefold coming: in history (at Christmas), into our hearts (through repentance, conversion, saving faith and the sacraments) and at the end of time (his second coming).

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