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Statement regarding Nov. 5 Star Tribune article

Statement regarding Nov. 5 Star Tribune article

| November 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

Today [Nov. 5], the Minneapolis StarTribune published an article regarding the Minnesota Religious Council (MRC). As you may know, the MRC is a coalition of Minnesota churches from several denominations, led by a Lutheran pastor, that has worked together for common causes since the early 1990s.

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Program is ‘Christmas miracle’ for those in need

Program is ‘Christmas miracle’ for those in need

| Jennifer Janikula | November 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

Catholics reach out to those in need through organizations like Sponsor A Family, which recruits sponsors who purchase gifts for families that are struggling with basic needs.

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Appointments – November 7, 2013

Appointments – November 7, 2013

| November 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

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

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Teenager’s artistic expression finds spiritual meaning

Teenager’s artistic expression finds spiritual meaning

| Christina Capecchi | November 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

Emily Dinsmore, a senior at the Convent of the Visitation High School in Mendota Heights, created a banner illustrating the virtue being spotlighted in the 2013-2014 school year: joyful optimism.

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Archdiocesan efforts seek to ensure comprehensive approach to issue of clergy sexual misconduct

Archdiocesan efforts seek to ensure comprehensive approach to issue of clergy sexual misconduct

| November 7, 2013

While news coverage of the archdiocese in recent weeks has focused on sexual misconduct allegations against certain priests and how their cases were handled by archdiocesan officials, the work of a group that recently issued comprehensive improvements to the way clergy sexual misconduct is handled in the archdiocese has gone mostly unreported.

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Vicar says task force will have access to what it needs

Vicar says task force will have access to what it needs

| November 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

The archdiocese’s vicar for ministerial standards rejects assertions made in some media reports that the newly formed Safe Environment and Ministerial Standards Task Force isn’t truly independent and won’t have access to all the information it needs to carry out its work.

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Seventh member of task force is announced

Seventh member of task force is announced

| November 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

A seventh member of the Safe Environment and Ministerial Standards Task Force was announced Oct. 24.

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Foundation aims higher for tuition aid to students in need

Foundation aims higher for tuition aid to students in need

| November 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Isaiah Goodman speaks about the importance of financial support for Catholic schoolchildren during the Aim Higher Foundation’s “Night of Light” celebration Nov. 1 at the Hilton in downtown Minneapolis.

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News Notes – November 7, 2013

News Notes – November 7, 2013

| November 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

– Christmas poster contest
– Open house for Risen Christ immersion program
– New vicar appointed for Region 2

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Chaplains, brother inspire call to serve in military

Chaplains, brother inspire call to serve in military

| Deacon Paul Shovelain | November 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Military chaplains risk their lives to bring Christ’s love to the men and women of our armed forces. Here are some of their stories.

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In Pictures – November 7, 2013

In Pictures – November 7, 2013

| November 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

ALL SAINTS DAY
RAKE-A-THON

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VIDEO: Bishop-elect Cozzens teaches rock climbing, lesson on faith

VIDEO: Bishop-elect Cozzens teaches rock climbing, lesson on faith

| November 1, 2013 | 2 Comments

How is rock climbing like our relationship with God? Trust is essential.

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