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News notes: July 7, 2011

News notes: July 7, 2011

| July 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

» Cathedral of St. Paul to host archdiocesan choir camp

» St. Joseph to hit Target

» New principal in Richfield

» Cedarcrest accredited

» Father Reding on board

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Time’s a wastin’

Time’s a wastin’

| July 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

“The honor of receiving this award in 2007 still humbles me,” Mc­Govern noted in a letter to the newspaper, “and I strive to remain worthy of it.”

Hurry: The deadline is approaching — July 22.

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Catholic Spirit blogs served up on new site

Catholic Spirit blogs served up on new site

| July 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Spirit launched a new blog site with a distinctly Minnesota flavor: CatholicHotdish.com.

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Get a good read — on what’s happening at local Catholic bookstores

Get a good read — on what’s happening at local Catholic bookstores

| Julie Pfitzinger For The Catholic Spirit | July 6, 2011 | 4 Comments

The Catholic Spirit contacted a few local Catholic bookstores to see how owners and employees are meeting the challenge of today’s market.

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Deteriorating performance makes firing inevitable; now what?

Deteriorating performance makes firing inevitable; now what?

| Tom Bengtson | July 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

Firing someone from their job is unpleasant. Managers hate doing it and employees hate losing their job. But it happens, and our faith can be a guide for both manager and employee.

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Life lessons from my 80-year-old grandpa

Life lessons from my 80-year-old grandpa

| Christina Capecchi | July 5, 2011 | 1 Comment

It was the perfect Christmas gift, to step outside the party like the Ghost of Christmas Present and then re-enter, relishing all the little things that had seemed ordinary a moment before.

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The Act of Penitence: What’s changing?

The Act of Penitence: What’s changing?

| Father John Paul Erickson | July 5, 2011 | 1 Comment

Christ’s particular love for sinners, despite our willfulness and pride, is a wondrous and liberating revelation. It is, in fact, a critical component of the Good News.

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Really, truly, substantially present

Really, truly, substantially present

| Father Robert Barron | July 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

What is the origin of this distinctively Catholic conviction that Jesus is “really, truly and substantially present” under the eucharistic signs of bread and wine?

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In wake of judge’s ruling, Catholic Charities remains “deeply concerned” about looming shutdown’s effects

In wake of judge’s ruling, Catholic Charities remains “deeply concerned” about looming shutdown’s effects

| June 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

While a Ramsey County judged ruled June 29 that some services that help the poor and vulnerable are “critical” and would continue to be funded during a state government shutdown, other funding — including child care assistance — would stop.

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Corpus Christi Procession

Corpus Christi Procession

| June 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

Participants in the Fifteenth Annual Archdiocesan Corpus Christi Procession walk through the streets of St. Paul with the Blessed Sacrament of the Holy Eucharist June 26

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News Notes: June 23, 2011

News Notes: June 23, 2011

| June 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

» Now is a good time to celebrate priests’ ordination anniversaries
» Donald’s goes west
» Holy Angels president
» 53 years at St. Rose
» New ‘archspm’ look

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Mass changes rob comfort in good way

Mass changes rob comfort in good way

| Carol Kozor | June 23, 2011 | 1 Comment

I will be the first one to tell you that I hate change. I believe that it is necessary, but I don’t have to like it. I also will be the first to admit that when it comes to things of faith, I really hate change. So when I started hearing that changes in the […]

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