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Daily Scriptures: March 1 – March 15, 2015

Daily Scriptures: March 1 – March 15, 2015

| March 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Sunday, March 1
Second Sunday of Lent
Genesis 22:1-2, 9a, 10-13, 15-18
Romans 8:31b-34
Mark 9:2-10
Monday, March 2
Daniel 9:4b-10
Luke 6:36-38

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Lenten regulations for fasting and abstinence

Lenten regulations for fasting and abstinence

| February 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Here are the church regulations for fasting and abstinence during Lent:

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Digital Edition – February 26, 2015

Digital Edition – February 26, 2015

| February 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Franciscan Brother Paul O’Donnell dies, Immigration, Cathedral Centennial, Cancer battle inspires, World Meeting of Families, Human trafficking, St. John’s Bible, Rose Ensemble

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Cathedral Centennial

Cathedral Centennial

| February 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

A century has passed since the cathedral’s first Mass, a road mark toward the monument’s completion and affirmation for Catholics who sacrificed to build it

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From log cabin to national shrine

From log cabin to national shrine

| February 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Our first cathedrals in St. Paul

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First-person memory of the first Mass at the cathedral

First-person memory of the first Mass at the cathedral

| February 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

“I can still see Archbishop John Ireland at the altar, beaming with joy. . . . On that morning the cathedral was hardly more than a shell. Only the wall and the dome had been erected. The walls were completed, in a sense, but the bare bricks that composed them were exposed on the inside.”

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Hill-Murray School names new president

Hill-Murray School names new president

| February 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Jim Hansen, a 1973 graduate of Hill-Murray School in Maplewood, is its new president, the Hill-Murray board of trustees announced Feb. 25.

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Appointments – February 26, 2015

Appointments – February 26, 2015

| February 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

His Excellency, the Most Rev. John C. Nienstedt, has announced the following appointments in the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis.

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Faith, love lead us to greater sacrifice

Faith, love lead us to greater sacrifice

| Deacon Arthur Roraff | February 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

I have a ritual I perform whenever a plane I’m on is about to land. I shut my eyes and say, “Lord, I am yours. I beg for your mercy for my sins and offer myself to you.”

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What’s the biblical basis for belief in purgatory?

What’s the biblical basis for belief in purgatory?

| Father Kenneth Doyle | February 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Q. So far as I know, the other Christian religions do not provide for a purgatory — only the Catholic Church — and I’m wondering where purgatory is mentioned either in the Bible or in Christ’s teachings.

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Action Alert – Chromosomal disorders, surrogacy

Action Alert – Chromosomal disorders, surrogacy

| February 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Help families of babies with chromosomal disorders
Support a legislative commission on surrogacy

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Affordable housing in interest of common good

Affordable housing in interest of common good

| Ben Jones | February 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

This year, the Minnesota Catholic Conference has joined other organizations in supporting the Homes for All agenda currently before the Minnesota Legislature.

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