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Daily Scriptures: May 10 – May 24, 2015

Daily Scriptures: May 10 – May 24, 2015

| May 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Sunday, May 10
Sixth Sunday of Easter
Acts 10:25-26, 34-35, 44-48
1 John 4:7-10
John 15:9-17

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Digital Edition – May 7, 2015

Digital Edition – May 7, 2015

Motherhood in the sisterhood, Anglican priest ordained Catholic, New deacons ordained, Keeping Catholic in college, St. Thomas Academy 130th, Restoring the vote, Catholics and politics, Narnia ballet

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Graduates

Graduates

Each year, The Catholic Spirit celebrates graduating seniors in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis by asking a selection of them to reflect on their past, present and future.

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10 tips for keeping Catholic in college

10 tips for keeping Catholic in college

| Anthony Gockowski for The Catholic Spirit | May 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Campus ministers offer 10 tips for college-bound Catholics

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Alumni thankful for brotherhood, leadership, discipline

Alumni thankful for brotherhood, leadership, discipline

| Jennifer Janikula for The Catholic Spirit | May 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Spirit asked three alumni from different decades what still resonates from their years at St. Thomas Academy.

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Learning to lead

Learning to lead

| Jennifer Janikula for The Catholic Spirit | May 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

The entire student body, also known as the corps of cadets, stands at attention in the St. Thomas Academy court during daily formation. With a strong, crisp, unified voice, they recite the Hail Mary and the Pledge of Allegiance. As the cadets settle into their “at ease” position, staff and students step up to the mic to share announcements and celebrate accomplishments at the Mendota Heights school.

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The more we know about temptation the better

The more we know about temptation the better

| Father Michael Schmitz | May 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

[In this column from April 9], we looked at one source of temptation many people encounter: the world. We read that the world can often be a source of real temptation. This is obvious to anyone who is paying attention.

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Appointments – May 7, 2015

Appointments – May 7, 2015

| May 7, 2015 | 1 Comment

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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Minnesotans want more choice in education

Minnesotans want more choice in education

| Shawn Peterson | May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

School choice opponents often argue that creating more options for parents will allow non-public schools to skim the cream of students from public schools, leaving everyone else behind. But a recent study underwritten by the Friedman Foundation for Educational Choice shows that a majority of Minnesotans do not agree that school choice is an “us vs. them” issue. Rather, Minnesotans believe that everyone can benefit from more choice in education.

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Notice of claims filing deadline hits local, regional, U.S. press

Notice of claims filing deadline hits local, regional, U.S. press

The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis has scheduled notices of an important claim filing deadline to run in local, regional and national publications.

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The Mission of Love

The Mission of Love

| Amanda Zurface | May 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Church wants to see your marriage succeed and be fruitful. The incredible reality of the Church’s teaching on marriage and family life is that it sets Catholics apart from the rest of the world. The Church guides us to that place of success and fruitfulness by showing us exactly how we are to pinpoint real love.

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Selfless love through everyday faithfulness

Selfless love through everyday faithfulness

| Katrina Genereux for The Catholic Spirit | May 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

“God’s fingerprints were all over it,” said Liz Rongen, speaking about how she met her husband, Aaron, when they were both in their mid-30s.

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