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Bread for the journey

Bread for the journey

| Father Michael Van Sloun | September 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

Eucharist as viaticum is holy Communion given to a person when death is imminent.

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The ugliness of hoarded wealth

The ugliness of hoarded wealth

| Father Jan Michael Joncas | September 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

One of the most memorable characters in Charles Dickens’ 1861 novel “Great Expectations” is Miss Havisham, a wealthy spinster jilted at the altar, perpetually in mourning for what might have been and wearing her decaying wedding dress every day for the rest of her life. She directed that the remnants of her wedding breakfast and cake remain rotting on a table in her dilapidated mansion.

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For cartoonist, guardian angels are no joke

For cartoonist, guardian angels are no joke

| Susan Klemond | September 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

Comics show eternity and everyday life from an angelic perspective

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Orthodontist hopes event spreads his love for Blessed John Henry Newman

Orthodontist hopes event spreads his love for Blessed John Henry Newman

| Sam Patet | September 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

Ron Snyder knows not many Catholics have heard of Blessed John Henry Newman.

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Basilica parish celebrates 150 years of prayer, service in the city

Basilica parish celebrates 150 years of prayer, service in the city

| Susan Klemond | September 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Basilica of St. Mary kicks off its 150th anniversary celebration the final weekend of September with two Masses celebrated by Archbishop Bernard Hebda Sept. 30.

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At Holy Hour, archbishop says Church is holding out ‘withered hand’ to be healed

At Holy Hour, archbishop says Church is holding out ‘withered hand’ to be healed

| September 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

“It is only in confronting that reality that we can have any hope for healing — healing for those who suffered abuse, healing for the Church, and even healing for those who abused, or covered up, or stood silent.”

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Digital Edition – September 13, 2018

Digital Edition – September 13, 2018

| September 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

Is the seminary a safe place? Bishop Cozzens: Archbishop Nienstedt investigation ‘doomed to fail’, Grandparents encouraged, Seal of confession, Karen Rauenhorst honored, Abuse pain acknowledged, Karen students join St. Jerome

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From readers – September 13, 2018

From readers – September 13, 2018

| September 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

– Justice should matter most
– Speak about the silence
– Sidewalk counseling saves lives

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Appointments – September 13, 2018

Appointments – September 13, 2018

| September 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

Archbishop Bernard Hebda has announced the following appointments in the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis

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Bringing light to darkness

Bringing light to darkness

| Bishop Andrew Cozzens | September 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

“Take no part in the fruitless works of darkness; rather expose them, for it is shameful even to mention the things done by them in secret; but everything exposed by the light becomes visible, for everything that becomes visible is light” (Eph 5:12-14).

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Llevando la luz a la oscuridad

Llevando la luz a la oscuridad

| September 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

“No tomes parte en las obras infructuosas de la oscuridad; más bien, exponlos, porque es vergonzoso incluso mencionar las cosas hechas por ellos en secreto; pero todo lo expuesto por la luz se vuelve visible, porque todo lo que se hace visible es luz” (Efesios 5:12-14).

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In each ‘season,’ marriage can be ‘a silent homily’

In each ‘season,’ marriage can be ‘a silent homily’

| Kate Soucheray | September 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

If you ask a couple in a longterm marriage if they have experienced “seasons” of love, they will assure you that they have. Just as a year has seasons, so does marriage. According to author Gary Chapman, these must be strategically managed for marriage to be successful.

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