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Archbishop Hebda calls on lawyers, lawmakers to evangelize at Red Mass

Archbishop Hebda calls on lawyers, lawmakers to evangelize at Red Mass

| Joyce Coronel | February 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

Archbishop Bernard Hebda is no stranger to the legal profession.

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Digital Edition – January 26, 2017

Digital Edition – January 26, 2017

| January 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

Catholic Schools Week, Msgr. Stanley Srnec dies, Urban school partnership, Bankruptcy plans up for vote, Crucifix art, JRLC leader

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From our readers – January 26, 2017

From our readers – January 26, 2017

| January 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

– Safe place for all kids
– Explaining God as father

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Continue to trust God as bankruptcy resolution comes into sight

Continue to trust God as bankruptcy resolution comes into sight

| Archbishop Bernard Hebda | January 26, 2017

Bishop Andrew Cozzens and I just returned from the annual weeklong retreat of the bishops of Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota. We were blessed to have as our retreat master Father Scott Traynor, who did a phenomenal job of giving a diverse group of bishops lots of food for meditation and growth. While Father Traynor is a priest of the Diocese of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, we took pride in the fact that he grew up in our archdiocese and still has a great affection for the local Church that formed him.

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Sigamos confiando en Dios a medida que la resolución de bancarrota sale a la vista

Sigamos confiando en Dios a medida que la resolución de bancarrota sale a la vista

| Archbishop Bernard Hebda | January 26, 2017

El Obispo Andrew Cozzens y yo acabamos de regresar del retiro anual de una semana de duración de los obispos de Minnesota, Dakota del Norte y Dakota del Sur. Fuimos bendecidos de tener como maestro de retiro al Padre Scott Traynor, quien hizo un trabajo fenomenal al dar a un grupo diverso de obispos, porciones de alimento para la meditación y el crecimiento. El padre Traynor es un sacerdote de la Diócesis de Sioux Falls, South Dakota, pero nos enorgullecemos de que él haya crecido en nuestra arquidiócesis y todavía tenga un gran afecto por la Iglesia local que lo formó.

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Appointments – January 25, 2017

Appointments – January 25, 2017

| January 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

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

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At bankruptcy’s two-year mark, creditors will soon vote on plan

At bankruptcy’s two-year mark, creditors will soon vote on plan

| January 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

As the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis marks the two-year anniversary of entering Chapter 11 bankruptcy, it anticipates that two different plans for Reorganization will be put before creditors for a vote in February. A court order is expected to establish a 30-day timeline for ballots to be mailed to creditors, including more than 450 sexual abuse claimants. The archdiocese’s bankruptcy proceedings are the first among more than a dozen bankruptcies of U.S. dioceses that involve competing plans for Reorganization.

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Forgiveness with a smile

Forgiveness with a smile

| Brad Parent | January 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

The heat in the gym was oppressive. The boiler in the building had just been fired up for the winter, but the ventilation wasn’t working properly, turning the gym into a sauna. I was hot, sweaty and annoyed. So I propped open a door.

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Help your local pregnancy center

Help your local pregnancy center

| Bridget Kelly | January 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

Every day I am bombarded with pro-abortion propaganda. Planned Parenthood spares no expense when it comes to advertising. However, ever since Donald Trump was elected president and defunding Planned Parenthood became a real possibility, the propaganda is increasing and coming from new sources.

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Catholics, it’s time to come to the Capitol

Catholics, it’s time to come to the Capitol

| Jason Adkins | January 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

This year, the bishops of Minnesota are hosting an exciting event in St. Paul March 9 called Catholics at the Capitol. With critical issues such as the legalization of assisted suicide and persistent family poverty at stake, Catholics concerned with life and human dignity cannot afford to miss it.

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Speaker: Catholic schools must cultivate identity to keep students in the faith

Speaker: Catholic schools must cultivate identity to keep students in the faith

| Susan Klemond | January 24, 2017 | 2 Comments

The vision for Catholic education outlined in many Church documents hasn’t changed, but some Catholic schools need to regain this vision and develop a traditional Catholic identity in order to raise future Church and societal leaders in the faith, said Jamie Arthur, director of the Cardinal Newman Society’s Catholic Education Honor Roll who spoke at an event for parents Jan. 19 at St. John the Baptist in New Brighton.

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MCCL march draws thousands; local delegation to attend national march for life

MCCL march draws thousands; local delegation to attend national march for life

| January 24, 2017 | 2 Comments

On Jan. 27, 83 youths and 35 adult volunteers from the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis will join the anticipated tens of thousands from around the U.S. for the 44th annual national March for Life in Washington, D.C. While the march normally falls on Jan. 22, it moved to Jan. 27 due to the Jan. 20 presidential inauguration.

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