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Catholic United Financial organizes event to help victims of disasters

Catholic United Financial organizes event to help victims of disasters

| June 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Also,
– CCF hires new officer, names finance director
– Order of Malta exhibit at Basilica
– Local Catholic author publishes new book

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Graduation is a meaningful beginning of adulthood

Graduation is a meaningful beginning of adulthood

| Tom Bengtson | June 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Thirty-four years ago, on June 3, I delivered the commencement address for the class of 1979 at the Academy of the Holy Angels in Richfield. I challenged my classmates and myself to go out and change the world for the better.

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150 graduate from Catechetical Institute

150 graduate from Catechetical Institute

| May 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

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– The Archbishop Harry J. Flynn ­Catechetical Institute held its ­graduation ceremony last week at the St. Paul Seminary Chapel
– Last chance to complete capital campaign feasibility study
– MN Twins to host altar server appreciation

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Youth’s story shows need for immigration reform

Youth’s story shows need for immigration reform

| Kathy Tomlin | May 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

At 2 years old, Helen was brought to the United States from Mexico as her family struggled to provide food for the table and hope for a better life. They were poor urban workers in Mexico, where there was a long line for day labor but no line for legal immigration to the United States. Like many people, Helen’s parents began a dangerous journey north, seeking a better life for their children.

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Aim Higher Foundation awards tuition assistance grants

Aim Higher Foundation awards tuition assistance grants

Also:
– Seminarian writes and directs theater drama
– Cardinal Burke keynotes tribunal provincial meeting
– Feasibility study update

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Day of Prayer for Vocations set for April 21

Day of Prayer for Vocations set for April 21

| April 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Also:
Priests, seminarians to play basketball tourney
Haiti priest to receive award from St. John’s
Providence Academy students score for charity

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Changing jobs? The pope sets a worthy example

Changing jobs? The pope sets a worthy example

| Tom Bengtson | April 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

Pope Benedict’s exit and Pope Francis’ arrival hold lessons for our own workplaces

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Francisco, el gran comunicador

Francisco, el gran comunicador

| Mar Munoz-Visoso | April 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

En tan sólo pocos días, el Papa Francisco ya ha sorprendido a muchos por su estilo comunicativo directo, sencillo, con dos o tres ideas básicas fáciles de recordar, y a menudo saliéndose del guión para contar alguna anécdota interesante o ilustrativa de lo que acaba de decir.

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Francesco, the great communicator

Francesco, the great communicator

| Mar Munoz-Visoso | April 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

In only a few days Pope Francis has surprised many by his communicative style: direct and simple, with two or three basic ideas easy to remember, and often going off-script to tell an interesting story or an anecdote that would illustrate his point.

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Indulgences? Yep. Remedies to bring us back to God

Indulgences? Yep. Remedies to bring us back to God

| Father Michael Schmitz | March 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

The church never sold indulgences; they are great gifts offered to the people of God by Jesus through his Church

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DeLaSalle boys and girls take state basketball

DeLaSalle boys and girls take state basketball

| March 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Also:
CUF raffle exceeds goal

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We can do better for Minnesota’s homeless youth

We can do better for Minnesota’s homeless youth

| Kathy Tomlin | March 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Imagine trying to graduate from high school, not knowing where your next meal will come from or where you’ll sleep at night.

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