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Book can help parishioners become disciples of Christ

Book can help parishioners become disciples of Christ

| Susan Klemond for The Catholic Spirit | March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Author of ‘Forming Intentional Disciples’ to speak at Cathedral of St. Paul April 5

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Young nun wows judges on Italy’s ‘The Voice’

Young nun wows judges on Italy’s ‘The Voice’

| March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sr. Cristina Scuccia is a 25 year old member of the Ursuline Sisters of the Holy Family who has appeared on “The Voice of Italy,” a reality show akin to “American Idol” or “Britain’s Got Talent.”

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Curatio conference integrates faith and health care

Curatio conference integrates faith and health care

| Jennifer Janikula for The Catholic Spirit | February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Dianne Johnson, a registered nurse in Minneapolis, almost quit her job 10 years ago. After 30 years in health care, she was frustrated, burnt out and felt empty, like she had nothing more to give.

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Musical travels storied path from Italy to Bloomington

Musical travels storied path from Italy to Bloomington

| Jennifer Janikula | February 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

“Francesco, the Musical” is based on the life of St. Francis of Assisi and shares lessons about gratitude, humility and finding joy, even in struggle.

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Former pro-hockey player to speak at Men’s Conference

Former pro-hockey player to speak at Men’s Conference

| February 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

At the annual Archdiocesan Men’s Conference March 22, former pro-hockey player Brian Bonin will present “Men of this World or Men of God: Where are the Sports of Today Leading You and Your Family?”

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‘Son of God’ brings Gospel to life on the big screen

‘Son of God’ brings Gospel to life on the big screen

| February 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

“Son of God” is a beautifully filmed movie about the life of Jesus from his birth, through his ministry, crucifixion and resurrection.

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‘A Man for All Seasons’ looks at the life of St. Thomas More

‘A Man for All Seasons’ looks at the life of St. Thomas More

| February 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Open Window Theatre’s next production, “A Man for All Seasons,” is the story of Sir Thomas More — who became St. Thomas More in 1935 — and his struggles with religious liberty in the 1530s.

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Playing it loud and proud

Playing it loud and proud

| January 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Faith journey leads Craig Berry to release Christian rock album

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Finding leisure in literature

Finding leisure in literature

| January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Women of all ages join The Well-Read Mom book clubs

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St. Mark’s Acoustic Café: spotlight for local Catholic musicians

St. Mark’s Acoustic Café: spotlight for local Catholic musicians

| Jennifer Janikula for The Catholic Spirit | January 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

The outcome of several 2 a.m. shifts at St. Mark’s adoration chapel surprised Benjamin Brekke.

Like many people, Brekke found comfort and peace during his weekly hour with Jesus, but he also found a challenge. God questioned Brekke, “What are you going to do with the talents I have given you?”

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Best-selling author of ‘Time for God’ to visit area parishes

Best-selling author of ‘Time for God’ to visit area parishes

| November 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Father Jacques Philippe, author of one of the featured books of the Rediscover: Book Club, will visit several archdiocesan parishes later this month and in early December for a series of talks and book signings.

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Seminar focuses on the many ‘Faces of Adoption’

Seminar focuses on the many ‘Faces of Adoption’

| Sharon Wilson for The Catholic Spirit | November 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

A childless couple longs for a baby. A young teenage girl finds herself pregnant and chooses to place her child for adoption. The girl meets the couple, hands over the child, and instantly a family is created.

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