Archive for October, 2017

Be thou my vision, but what do I see?

Be thou my vision, but what do I see?

| Laura Kelly Fanucci | October 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

We cuddle together in the dark after the last book has been read. His 5-year-old limbs squirm as I whisper that it’s time for sleep.

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Archdiocese reconsecration marks culmination of Fatima anniversary Oct. 13

Archdiocese reconsecration marks culmination of Fatima anniversary Oct. 13

| October 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Cathedral, parishes mark the anniversary of Mary’s final apparition to the shepherd children

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Canon law must serve Vatican II vision of the church, pope says

Canon law must serve Vatican II vision of the church, pope says

| Cindy Wooden | October 9, 2017 | 3 Comments

The Catholic Church’s Code of Canon Law is an instrument that must serve the church’s pastoral mission of bringing God’s mercy to all and leading them to salvation, Pope Francis said.

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Survey shows most Americans support celebrating Columbus Day

Survey shows most Americans support celebrating Columbus Day

| October 7, 2017 | 5 Comments

A new survey shows that almost six in 10 Americans, or 57 percent, believe that celebrating Columbus Day is a “good idea,” while only 29 percent oppose the holiday.

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Minnesota United player Kallman coaching alongside friend, fellow parishioner

Minnesota United player Kallman coaching alongside friend, fellow parishioner

| October 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Hill-Murray School boys soccer Head Coach Jeff Zupfer turned to the big leagues to fill an open assistant coaching spot this year.

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Catholic high school chaplains inspire, guide students

Catholic high school chaplains inspire, guide students

| October 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

After the Sept. 26 death of two 2017 graduates of Cristo Rey Jesuit High School in a car accident, Jesuit Father John Paul made himself available to pray and talk to the Minneapolis school’s students and staff.

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Father Dummer, 76, ministered three years at Buffalo retreat house

Father Dummer, 76, ministered three years at Buffalo retreat house

| October 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

His ministry took him from Tijuana, Mexico, to Sisseton, South Dakota. Of the places he served, his favorite was a parish in Juneau, Alaska.

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Blade Runner 2049

Blade Runner 2049

| Kurt Jensen | October 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Misogyny hangs over “Blade Runner 2049” as blithely as the thick yellow fog of the post-apocalyptic Los Angeles it portrays.

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My Little Pony: The Movie

My Little Pony: The Movie

| October 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Looking for an instant sugar rush but don’t want all those empty calories? Saddle up and lasso “My Little Pony: The Movie,” a super-sweet animated musical featuring those candy-colored Hasbro toys.

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Trump administration expands exemptions on contraceptive mandate

Trump administration expands exemptions on contraceptive mandate

| October 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Trump administration Oct. 6 issued interim rules expanding the exemption to the contraceptive mandate for religious employers, such as the Little Sisters of the Poor, who object on moral grounds to covering contraceptive and abortion-inducing drugs and devices in their employee health insurance.

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St. Sharbel relics on display at Minneapolis parish

St. Sharbel relics on display at Minneapolis parish

| October 5, 2017 | 1 Comment

Relics of St. Sharbel will be on display at St. Maron in Minneapolis Oct. 8 and 9. The relics will be on display all day Oct. 8 and 5-10 p.m. Oct. 9.

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‘Love Saves Lives’ theme for 2018 March for Life marking Roe decision

‘Love Saves Lives’ theme for 2018 March for Life marking Roe decision

| October 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

The theme for the 45th annual March for Life will be “Love Saves Lives: Life Is the Loving, Empowering and Self-Sacrificial Option.”

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