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Perfect spoilers

| March 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

DeLaSalle tops undefeated Hill-Murray for state girls Class AAA championship

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In game of life, faith, forgiveness and love are key

In game of life, faith, forgiveness and love are key

| March 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

With state high school champions to be crowned that day, St. Paul was abuzz with hockey on March 12.

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Bishops lobby on education, life, family, vulnerable

Bishops lobby on education, life, family, vulnerable

| Minnesota Catholic Conference | March 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Minnesota Catholic Con­fer­ence has been busy lately with many fast-moving bills at the State Leg­is­lature. Here is an update on some current proposals:

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Electrician sparks life commitment by turning down abortion clinic job

Electrician sparks life commitment by turning down abortion clinic job

| March 16, 2011 | 12 Comments

A sign in the bathroom of Tim and Nicole Roach’s home in Fari­bault reads, “Gratitude, Always Re­member to Count Your Bles­sings.”

“It should say, ‘August, wash your hands and brush your teeth,’” joked Nicole, referring to her 9-year-old son.

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Immigration policy ‘unjust,’ says St. Paul pastor

Immigration policy ‘unjust,’ says St. Paul pastor

| March 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

“Here at Sacred Heart, as I look out over the congregations on Saturday evening and Sunday morning, I wager (something I cannot prove) that some 90-95 percent are undocumented,” Father Eugene wrote in a Feb. 15 e-mail to The Catholic Spirit. (He prefers to use his first name, according to Franciscan tradition.)

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Cadets mount comeback to capture hockey title

Cadets mount comeback to capture hockey title

| March 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

Junior forward Andrew Commers scores St. Thomas Academy’s first goal of the Class A championship game against Hermantown.

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Speaker: Science can aid parents of teens

Speaker: Science can aid parents of teens

| By Julie Pfitzinger For The Catholic Spirit | March 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

“The art of parenting has been handed down for hundreds of years,” said Walsh, founder and president of the National Institute on Media and the Family and now the founder of Mind Positive Par­ent­ing. “It is science that can help us understand how to make the art even more effective and how to do a good job of raising our kids.”

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Too much ‘stuff’?

Too much ‘stuff’?

| March 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

Website connects donors with nonprofits that can use what you no longer need Want to help good causes while cleaning up the clutter in your life, spring cleaning your home or “right-sizing” your personal possessions? Nonprofit organizations like the Catholic Youth Camp may be interested in what you no longer need, and now technology can […]

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Grade school basketball tourney to be March 20

Grade school basketball tourney to be March 20

| March 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

The third annual Davanni’s Met­ro­politan Grade School Basketball Cham­pionships will be played beginning at 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 20, at Convent of the Visita­tion High School, 2455 Visitation Drive, Men­do­ta Heights. Doors will open at noon.

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Open letter to Minnesota governor, legislators

Open letter to Minnesota governor, legislators

| March 15, 2011 | 2 Comments

State’s Catholic, Lutheran bishops seek budget deficit solutions that protect poor and the common good

The following letter, dated March 15, was written by the Minnesota bishops of the Roman Catholic Church and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.

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Scholar on Catholic social thought to discuss St. Benedict in March 14 lecture

Scholar on Catholic social thought to discuss St. Benedict in March 14 lecture

| March 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

Russell Hittinger, the Warren Professor of Catholic Studies at the University of Tulsa, will discuss “What St. Benedict Taught the Dark Ages: His and Ours” in a lecture at 7:30 p.m. Monday, March 14, in the auditorium of the O’Shaughnessy Educational Center on the St. Paul campus of the University of St. Thomas.

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Another gold for the Lexvolds

Another gold for the Lexvolds

| March 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Lexvold family of St. Michael in Kenyon added another gold medal to its collection of state wrestling titles, as Mitchel, a junior, captured a Class A championship at 119 pounds March 5 at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul.

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