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Communion host that turned red not a miracle, archdiocese says

Communion host that turned red not a miracle, archdiocese says

| December 15, 2011 | 1 Comment

A Communion host that turned red after it fell on the floor of St. Augustine Church in South St. Paul in June is not a miracle, according to a news release from the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis.

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Notice: Queen of Peace Hospital, New Prague

Notice: Queen of Peace Hospital, New Prague

| September 1, 2011 | 0 Comments

On July 1, 2011, Queen of Peace Hospital officially merged with Mayo Clinic Health Systems. Simul­taneously, the Sisters of the Order of St. Benedict of St. Joseph, the religious sponsors of the hospital since 1952, discontinued their Catholic sponsorship. Consequently, Queen of Peace Hospital is no longer a Catholic hospital.

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Register now for Feb. 26 Stewardship Conference

Register now for Feb. 26 Stewardship Conference

| January 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

Helping parishes build vibrant, engaged communities is the goal of the 2011 Archdiocesan Stewardship Conference Saturday, Feb. 26.

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The annual collection to support re­tir­ed religious – Did you miss it?

The annual collection to support re­tir­ed religious – Did you miss it?

| January 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

The annual collection to support re­tir­ed religious is taken up each December, and area Cath­o­lics have always been generous. But this year, School Sister of Notre Dame Midge Breiter, who oversees the local Retire­ment Fund for Re­ligious, is concerned that many people missed the call to help because of bad weather.

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UST’s Opus College of Business earns major accreditation

UST’s Opus College of Business earns major accreditation

| January 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

Business education at the Univer­sity of St. Thomas took a leap forward by earning accreditation from the Association to Advance Colle­giate Schools of Business in Nov­em­ber.

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Epiphany takes precedence over Mary, Mother of God, Dismissing the holy day obligation on Saturday

Epiphany takes precedence over Mary, Mother of God, Dismissing the holy day obligation on Saturday

| December 17, 2010 | 0 Comments

Saturday, Jan. 1, 2011, marks the solemnity of Mary, Mother of God, which in 2011 is not a holy day of obligation because it falls on a Saturday.

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Official Announcement: Catholic Coalition for Church Reform (CCCR)

Official Announcement: Catholic Coalition for Church Reform (CCCR)

| September 17, 2010

The Archdiocese wishes it to be known that the Catholic Coalition for Church Reform, the 2010 synod, and individuals endorsing the same, are not agents or entities of the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis or the Roman Catholic Church

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Catholic Charities names co-CEO

Catholic Charities names co-CEO

| September 13, 2010 | 1 Comment

The board of directors of Catholic Charities of St. Paul and Minneapolis has named Robert K. Spinner as co-CEO to share responsibility and authority with CEO Paul Martodam.

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Archdiocese hires new director of development and stewardship

Archdiocese hires new director of development and stewardship

| September 2, 2010

Michael F. Halloran, executive director of The Catholic Foundation of the Diocese of Sacramento, has been chosen by the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis following an extensive search to serve as its director of development and stewardship beginning Nov. 1. Halloran will be in charge of all fundraising, including the annual Catholic Services Appeal, […]

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