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St. Gerard Majella’s Father Edward Sabo dies; Franciscan remembered as a happy priest

St. Gerard Majella’s Father Edward Sabo dies; Franciscan remembered as a happy priest

| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Franciscan Father Edward Sabo, 72, associate pastor of St. Gerard Majella in Brooklyn Park, died Aug. 22, less than two weeks before he had planned to retire. Ordained June 8, 1968, he served in Minnesota during the 1970s at St. Patrick in Inver Grove Heights and in Little Falls as chaplain to the Franciscan Sisters […]

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News Notes – August 28, 2014

News Notes – August 28, 2014

| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Minnesota Twins host appreciation days for altar servers; deadline to register is Sept. 2
Registration open for Early Catholic Family Life program; event to be held Sept. 13

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Archdiocese launches SafeCatholicSPM.org

Archdiocese launches SafeCatholicSPM.org

| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

SafeCatholicSPM.org is the new home on the Internet for the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis’ efforts to protect children, provide victim outreach and advocacy, and ensure accountability for abusers.

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Judge OKs ban on doctors prescribing abortion drugs via video system

Judge OKs ban on doctors prescribing abortion drugs via video system

| Joanne Fox | August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

An Iowa judge Aug. 19 upheld a state medical board’s ban on a first-in-the-nation videoconferencing system that allows physicians in different locations to dispense abortion-inducing drugs to women in rural clinics.

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Report says despite laws, migrants in Mexico face dangerous conditions

Report says despite laws, migrants in Mexico face dangerous conditions

| David Agren | August 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Migrants traveling through Mexico still run the risk of robbery, rape and kidnap, despite laws approved in recent years to curb such crimes, said a new report by the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights.

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Black mass organizers face lawsuit over stolen Host

Black mass organizers face lawsuit over stolen Host

| August 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Organizers of a satanic black mass slated to take place in Oklahoma City next month face a lawsuit on grounds that the consecrated Host used for the sacrilegious event is stolen.

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The Giver

The Giver

| Joseph McAleer | August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hollywood continues to makes the future a dangerous and challenging place to be a teenager.

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Vatican calls on Muslim leaders to condemn Islamic State

Vatican calls on Muslim leaders to condemn Islamic State

| Francis X. Rocca | August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Vatican called on Muslim leaders to condemn the “barbarity” and “unspeakable criminal acts” of Islamic State militants in Iraq, saying a failure to do so would jeopardize the future of interreligious dialogue.

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