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Sitcom writer’s road to Catholic Church no laughing matter

Sitcom writer’s road to Catholic Church no laughing matter

| Mark Pattison | September 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Tom Leopold is a very funny guy. He’s also a Catholic.

He has been funny longer than he has been a Catholic. But being a Catholic doesn’t stop him from being funny.

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In pictures – September 12, 2013

In pictures – September 12, 2013

| September 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

PRAYING FOR PEACE
SOUVENIR SNAPSHOT

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Website refresh

Website refresh

| September 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

We’ve given TheCatholicSpirit.com a facelift!

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Walking the sidelines – Vikings chaplain brings faith to the field

Walking the sidelines – Vikings chaplain brings faith to the field

| September 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Vikings chaplain brings faith to the field

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The Catholic difference: Living inside the Bible

The Catholic difference: Living inside the Bible

| George Weigel | September 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

The priests and people of Pasierbiec recently constructed a stunning, contemporary Via Crucis, in which figures such as Blessed John Paul II are “inserted” into the traditional Stations of the Cross.

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Matthew’s Gospel is excellent ‘textbook’ on Jesus’ teachings

Matthew’s Gospel is excellent ‘textbook’ on Jesus’ teachings

| Father Michael Van Sloun | September 11, 2013 | 1 Comment

St. Matthew was a tax collector who became an apostle in response to Jesus’ invitation, ‘Follow me.’ He was also an evangelist whose Gospel was intended for a Jewish-Christian audience.

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Back to School – 2013

Back to School – 2013

| August 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

– Neighborhood outreach pays off for Ascension School
– Students and teachers benefit from ‘flipped’ classroom
– AP classes give students jump start on college
– Mahtomedi school is first Catholic IB Primary Years Program in Midwest
– Renting days are numbered for Ave Maria Academy

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Evening of reflection focuses on women’s gifts to the Church

Evening of reflection focuses on women’s gifts to the Church

| Susan Klemond for The Catholic Spirit | August 28, 2013 | 2 Comments

“It is to the fullness of what it means to be a woman that the Church calls us to bring not only our natural capacity to attend the needs of others but to offer our wisdom, our strength, our love — indeed everything that we are to aid humanity in not falling.”

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Catholic Spirit to launch redesign of newspaper, website

Catholic Spirit to launch redesign of newspaper, website

| August 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Every so often, a newspaper looks in the mirror and decides it could use a makeover. For the last several months, the staff of The Catholic Spirit and the Communications Office of the archdiocese have been working on a redesign to better serve readers.

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Celebrating Latino culture

Celebrating Latino culture

| August 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Nearly 2,000 people braved temperatures in the upper 90s to gather for the second annual Latino Family Day celebration at Como Park in St. Paul Aug. 25.

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All are welcome

All are welcome

| August 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Mass celebrates gifts people with disabilities bring to archdiocese

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Mary Jo’s story: There’s more to tell in revised biography

Mary Jo’s story: There’s more to tell in revised biography

| August 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Mary Jo knew an updated version could reach even more people with her message of God’s love and her work with the poor and homeless, she said, and it could inspire readers to make a difference themselves.

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