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Faith & Fiddle

Faith & Fiddle

| Barb Ernster for The Catholic Spirit | February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Scythian influenced by folk music, Catholic roots

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Archdiocese discloses additional names in the interest of accountability

Archdiocese discloses additional names in the interest of accountability

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Feb.11, the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis disclosed the names of four men who have substantiated claims against them of sexually abusing a minor.

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From Readers – Feb. 12, 2015

From Readers – Feb. 12, 2015

| February 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Crashed Ice foiled march
Open dialogue for healing

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See the local Catholic world through The Catholic Spirit lens: Follow on Instagram

See the local Catholic world through The Catholic Spirit lens: Follow on Instagram

| February 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Spirit is now sharing photos and news on Instagram!

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St. Odilia musical showcases cast, community and, this year, a camel

St. Odilia musical showcases cast, community and, this year, a camel

| Josie Bungert for The Catholic Spirit | February 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

“Come for the camel, stay for the show” is the catchphrase frequently tossed around among the cast of “Two From Galilee,” the musical production St. Odilia Church in Shoreview will put on Feb. 13-15.

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Lenten tradition combats poverty at home, abroad

Lenten tradition combats poverty at home, abroad

| Deacon Mickey Friesen for The Catholic Spirit | February 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

“One of our primary goals is to help Catholics live out their missionary call that comes through baptism.” – Deacon Mickey Friesen, director of the archdiocesan Center for Mission

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Catholic Schools Week photos

Catholic Schools Week photos

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Pictures submitted from Catholic schools around the diocese celebrating Catholic Schools Week

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School milestones

School milestones

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Three schools responded to The Catholic Spirit’s query of schools celebrating milestone years in 2015: Immaculate Conception in Columbia Heights, Bethlehem Academy in Faribault and Holy Cross Catholic School in Webster.

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Digital Edition – January 29, 2015

Digital Edition – January 29, 2015

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Catholic Schools Week, Christian leadership, Pope on families, Reorganization Q&A with Archbishop Nienstedt, Teen inventor, Fr. Larry Snyder comes home

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Non-Catholic annulments; ‘reborn’ and the ‘rapture’

Non-Catholic annulments; ‘reborn’ and the ‘rapture’

| Father Kenneth Doyle | January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Why does the Catholic Church ask non-Catholics to receive a Catholic annulment to a previous marriage in order to get married in a Catholic church?

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Action Alert: Restore the Vote

Action Alert: Restore the Vote

| Minnesota Catholic Conference | January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Urge your state representative to support HF 342.

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Education: a fundamental right

Education: a fundamental right

| Jessica Zittlow | January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

The education debate often sees public and private education pitted against one another, as if they are competing entities. Yet, both traditional public and private schools share the same fundamental goal: fulfilling the fundamental right of every person to be educated.

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