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Archdiocese: Crosier plan objection aims to secure compensation for abuse claimants

Archdiocese: Crosier plan objection aims to secure compensation for abuse claimants

| March 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

“The archdiocese filed its objection in the related Crosier matter to ensure the preservation of insurance rights for the benefit of the victim creditors in its case,” Thomas Abood said. “The archdiocese fully expects that its filing, as well as the similar filing by the Crosiers in the Archdiocese case, will be resolved in a way that does not delay confirmation of a plan in either case.”

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Highland Catholic School among those observing national walkout day

Highland Catholic School among those observing national walkout day

| March 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

Highland Park Catholic School kindergarten teacher Molly Stucker found a student’s comment surprising but telling as she drew blinds on the east facing windows of her classroom.

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MCC: Some firearms regulations could serve common good

MCC: Some firearms regulations could serve common good

| March 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

As gun control advocates have focused on the Minnesota State Capitol in the weeks following the Parkland, Florida, school shooting, the Legislature has delayed gun regulation bills. Minnesota Catholic Conference Executive Director Jason Adkins doesn’t anticipate the state’s legislative response to gun control to change this session.

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In wake of gun violence, local Catholic high schools review safety measures

In wake of gun violence, local Catholic high schools review safety measures

| March 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

Cretin-Derham Hall High School in St. Paul dealt with copycat effects in the weeks following a tragic shooting at a Parkland, Florida, school in February.

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Archbishop Ireland remembered 100 years after his death

Archbishop Ireland remembered 100 years after his death

| March 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

‘The Consecrated Blizzard of the Northwest’

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During March Campaign, parish efforts aim to help Catholics ‘see hunger’

During March Campaign, parish efforts aim to help Catholics ‘see hunger’

| March 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

All Saints in Lakeville has a goal to top 3,040 pounds of food and household goods donated to local food shelves during Lent.

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Catholic musician Luke Spehar continues pilgrimage with new album

Catholic musician Luke Spehar continues pilgrimage with new album

| Jessica Weinberger | March 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

Strumming his guitar and sharing prayerful melodies at the University of St. Thomas’ popular Sunday night Last Chance Masses, then-seminarian Luke Spehar kept fielding requests to play more of his music, which he began writing as a high schooler in Chisago City. From members of his swim team to fellow seminarians looking for an acoustic set to entertain visiting parents, Spehar’s growing list of gigs led him to consider a music career.

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League of Catholic Women rooted in service, fellowship

League of Catholic Women rooted in service, fellowship

| Susan Klemond | March 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

Steeped in the history of Minneapolis and the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis, the 107-year-old League remains relevant by giving new generations of Catholic and non-Catholic women opportunities to help the poor and find fellowship and spiritual enrichment.

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24 Hours for the Lord returns to Cathedral

24 Hours for the Lord returns to Cathedral

| March 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

For the third year, the Cathedral of St. Paul in St. Paul will host 24 Hours for the Lord March 9-10.

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During March Campaign, parish efforts aim to help Catholics ‘see hunger’

During March Campaign, parish efforts aim to help Catholics ‘see hunger’

| March 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

All Saints in Lakeville has a goal to top 3,040 pounds of food and household goods donated to local food shelves during Lent.

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Congolese priest removed from ministry at St. Boniface following assault charge

Congolese priest removed from ministry at St. Boniface following assault charge

| March 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Archbishop Bernard Hebda announced March 1 that a priest of the Archdiocese of Kinshasa, Congo, ministering in Minneapolis was removed from ministry after he was charged with domestic assault against an adult woman.

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Basilica panel discusses #MeToo, abuse prevention

Basilica panel discusses #MeToo, abuse prevention

| Bridget Ryder | March 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

In light of a growing tide of women from Hollywood to state houses and beyond who have shared publicly on social media about having been sexually violated, the Basilica of St. Mary in Minneapolis decided to be part of the conversation.

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