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Cadets capture first Class A crown in boys soccer

Cadets capture first Class A crown in boys soccer

| November 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

St. Thomas Academy in Mendota Heights captured the Class A state boys soccer title Nov. 3 at U.S. Bank Stadium. Senior defender Devin Kennedy clinched St. Thomas Academy’s first state boys soccer championship with a penalty kick. STA prevailed 1-0 over Northfield in double overtime at US Bank Stadium.

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Forgive offenses

Forgive offenses

| Father Michael Van Sloun | November 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

To forgive offenses is one of the seven spiritual works of mercy. It is also variously known as to “forgive all injuries” and to “forgive sins.”

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Back-to-back girls soccer titles for Benilde-St. Margaret’s

Back-to-back girls soccer titles for Benilde-St. Margaret’s

| November 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

Benilde-St. Margaret’s in St. Louis Park won its second consecutive girls state soccer championship Nov. 3 at US Bank Stadium. Maren Noble, a senior midfielder, scored two goals for Benilde-St. Margaret’s in a 2-1 win over Mankato West for a second-straight Class A title.

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Digital Edition – October 27, 2016

Digital Edition – October 27, 2016

| October 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Mulvahill family adoptions, Cardinal-designate Tobin, Totino-grace boarding program, Tiny Treasures, Public servants, Divine Mercy film, Hospice and Funeral Planning

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Prayer, hope in Christ can be our guide at the polls Nov. 8

Prayer, hope in Christ can be our guide at the polls Nov. 8

| Bishop Andrew Cozzens | October 27, 2016

One evening a couple of weeks ago, I was filling up my car at a gas station and a man whom I did not know came up to me and said, “Father, I hope you are praying for our country!” I said that I am praying, and I hoped he was, too. His sentiment captured what many of us feel about our country, especially regarding the upcoming election. For conscientious Christians, many of us find our nation in a state of crisis.

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La oración, la esperanza en Cristo puede ser nuestra guía en las elecciones este 8 de noviembre

La oración, la esperanza en Cristo puede ser nuestra guía en las elecciones este 8 de noviembre

| Bishop Andrew Cozzens | October 27, 2016

Una tarde, hace un par de semanas, estaba llenando mi auto en una gasolinera y un hombre, al que no conocía, se me acercó y dijo: “¡Padre, espero que usted este orando por nuestro país!”, le dije que yo estaba orando, y esperaba que él también. Su sentimiento captura lo que muchos de nosotros sentimos acerca de nuestro país, especialmente en relación con las próximas elecciones. Para los cristianos con conciencia, muchos de nosotros encontramos nuestra nación en un estado de crisis.

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Appointments – October 27, 2016

Appointments – October 27, 2016

| October 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

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

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Knowing who we are, knowing what we’re supposed to do

Knowing who we are, knowing what we’re supposed to do

| Bishop Robert Barron | October 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

This fall, I am giving presentations to all of the high school teachers, staff and administrators in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles. These annual talks are dedicated to a regular cycle of topics. This year, the theme is morality. Lucky me! My guess is that disquisitions on doctrine or Church history or pastoral practice wouldn’t raise too many hackles, but ethics is practically guaranteed to rile people up, especially now when issues of same-sex marriage, transgenderism and assisted suicide are so present to the public consciousness.

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Becoming the holy doors of Christ’s mercy

Becoming the holy doors of Christ’s mercy

| Alyssa Bormes | October 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

During this jubilee Year of Mercy, there is a particular gift we have been given — Holy Doors!

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From our readers – October 26, 2016

From our readers – October 26, 2016

| October 26, 2016 | 2 Comments

Johnson’s theological work ‘a gift’ to the Church

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A father like St. Joseph

A father like St. Joseph

| Matthew James Christoff | October 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Most Catholic fathers are “good dads” who work hard to provide their children’s necessities: shelter, food, education, etc. But in the baptism of their children, Catholic fathers vow to be great fathers — fathers who teach their children to know, love and serve Christ Jesus.

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