Dave Hrbacek

Dave is a staff writer and photographer for The Catholic Spirit. You can follow him on twitter or email him at hrbacekd@archspm.org.

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Journey through the Easter Triduum

Journey through the Easter Triduum

| April 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

Hastings youth initiated into Catholic Church at Easter Vigil

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Scoring points for seniors

Scoring points for seniors

| April 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

Spirit and Sport program helps youth build skill and connect with older generation.

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Jumping the fence

Jumping the fence

| April 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Former abortion clinic director becomes pro-life, prepares to join the Catholic Church

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Faith and food are a good mix at Joe’s Diner

Faith and food are a good mix at Joe’s Diner

| April 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

A mob of grade school children gathered around a table in the Great Hall at St. Joseph in Lino Lakes April 6.

They were hungry. More than likely, they could smell the chicken nuggets and french fries being prepared in the kitchen. After an hour of religious education, they were ready for a break and some food.

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Student grabs opportunity to join church

Student grabs opportunity to join church

| April 13, 2011 | 1 Comment

Dylan Heiman was never offered the chance to be baptized. Now 18, he is seeking it on his own through the RCIA program at St. Eliz­abeth Ann Seton in Hast­ings.

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Dads, doughnuts and the NFL

Dads, doughnuts and the NFL

| April 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

Former Vikings quarterback pays visit to Savage school

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Championship gathering

Championship gathering

| March 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

Archbishop John Nienstedt congratulates University of St. Thomas men’s basketball coach Steve Fritz and team captains Alex Healy and Tyler Nicolai, both senior guards, at the chancery March 30.

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Perfect spoilers

Perfect spoilers

| March 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

DeLaSalle tops undefeated Hill-Murray for state girls Class AAA championship

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In game of life, faith, forgiveness and love are key

In game of life, faith, forgiveness and love are key

| March 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

With state high school champions to be crowned that day, St. Paul was abuzz with hockey on March 12.

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Electrician sparks life commitment by turning down abortion clinic job

Electrician sparks life commitment by turning down abortion clinic job

| March 16, 2011 | 12 Comments

A sign in the bathroom of Tim and Nicole Roach’s home in Fari­bault reads, “Gratitude, Always Re­member to Count Your Bles­sings.”

“It should say, ‘August, wash your hands and brush your teeth,’” joked Nicole, referring to her 9-year-old son.

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Cadets mount comeback to capture hockey title

Cadets mount comeback to capture hockey title

| March 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

Junior forward Andrew Commers scores St. Thomas Academy’s first goal of the Class A championship game against Hermantown.

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Of ashes … and water

Of ashes … and water

| March 10, 2011 | 0 Comments

Mass for students of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton School in Hastings.

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