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Learn what the church teaches on life and death

Learn what the church teaches on life and death

| September 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

The St. Croix Catholic Faith Formation community will host a biomedical conference for lay people from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, in St. Michael’s social hall, 611 S. Third St., in Stillwater.

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Use Facebook and help the Basilica secure a grant for restoration

Use Facebook and help the Basilica secure a grant for restoration

| September 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

If you have put off getting on Facebook, now is the time to jump on board and help the Basilica of St. Mary in Minneapolis secure a grant to help restore the sacristy and narthex to its original beauty.

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Local couple getting top award from national Catholic education group

Local couple getting top award from national Catholic education group

| September 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

Warren and Mary Lynn Staley, members of Our Lady of Grace in Edina, are among five recipients of this year’s St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Award from the National Catholic Educational Association

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Why is the archdiocese holding a Communications Day Oct. 13?

Why is the archdiocese holding a Communications Day Oct. 13?

| September 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

It’s a numbers game

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Tell us about the saint who inspires you most

Tell us about the saint who inspires you most

| September 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

“What saint’s story inspires you the most? Why?”

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Polishing the pipes

Polishing the pipes

| September 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

David Berman, one of several workers from Quimby Pipe Organs of Warrensburg, Missouri, carefully wraps pipes from the Skinner organ in the gallery (choir loft) at the Cathedral of St. Paul

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Interfaith event in St. Paul promotes unity and peace

Interfaith event in St. Paul promotes unity and peace

| Kathryn Elliott | September 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

While most Minnesotans enjoyed Sunday’s bright weather elsewhere, several hundred — including political leaders, members of diverse religious and cultural groups and service members — gathered at the State Capitol to remember and honor those who died 10 years ago in the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.

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‘Trinity Requiem’ debut honors 9/11 victims during Blue Mass for public service providers

‘Trinity Requiem’ debut honors 9/11 victims during Blue Mass for public service providers

| Kathryn Elliott | September 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

With a flag waving between two fire truck ladders outside the Cathedral of St. Paul last Sunday afternoon, Sept. 11, the civic ceremony began.

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Writing the final ‘Amen’

Writing the final ‘Amen’

| Nikki Rajala For The Catholic Spirit | September 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

It’s done. The work of creating pages for the Saint John’s Bible is now complete.

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St. Paul Seminary numbers hit 30-year high

St. Paul Seminary numbers hit 30-year high

| September 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

The springtime of evangelization that Pope John Paul II described is blossoming at the St. Paul Sem­­inary School of Divinity. Numbers are high as eager seminarians and lay students alike began classes last week.

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St. Alphonsus parish: A beautiful mosaic, a seamless garment

St. Alphonsus parish: A beautiful mosaic, a seamless garment

| Father William Bueche, C.Ss.R. For The Catholic Spirit | September 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

There is a phrase we use in card games: “to follow suit.” It simply means that you must play the same kind of card that the player who leads off has played. Here at St. Alphonsus parish, Brooklyn Center, that is a good way to describe how we became the multi-cultural parish that we are proud to be.

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St. Catherine English professor awarded $10,000 faculty prize

St. Catherine English professor awarded $10,000 faculty prize

| September 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

Geri Chavis, an English professor at St. Catherine University in St. Paul, was presented with the 2011 Bonnie Jean Kelly and Joan Kelly Faculty Excellence Award at the school’s opening festivities Sept. 7.

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