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Exposing the truth about Planned Parenthood

Exposing the truth about Planned Parenthood

| September 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

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Prep sports captains huddle up for lessons on team leadership

Prep sports captains huddle up for lessons on team leadership

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

When Matt Birk grabbed the microphone on the morning of Aug. 8 at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, he took command of his audience the way he took command of the offensive line for the Minnesota Vikings and, later, Baltimore Ravens.

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Totus Tuus camp makes a splash with kids

Totus Tuus camp makes a splash with kids

| July 15, 2014 | 2 Comments

Hundreds of students entering first-through-sixth grades, including 84 at St. Charles Borromeo in St. Anthony, are learning more about their faith this summer by participating in Totus Tuus camps.

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Grilling a bishop

Grilling a bishop

| Bridget Ryder for The Catholic Spirit | June 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Young adults ask tough questions at Theology on Tap event

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Center for Mission announces writing contest winners

Center for Mission announces writing contest winners

| June 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Center for Mission recently selected four winners from separate grade categories for its annual writing contest. Participants had to answer the question: “How do you put your faith in action, words and deeds?”

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Faith formation student helps coordinate Postal Service food drive

Faith formation student helps coordinate Postal Service food drive

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Presentation Church’s ministry to the hungry in Maplewood just got a big boost, thanks to an 8-year old faith-formation student and the U.S. Postal Service.

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Made in God’s image . . . even ogres

Made in God’s image . . . even ogres

Everyone is made in God’s image and likeness — even giant green ogres. That’s the message behind the rollicking rendition of “Shrek! The Musical” being performed this weekend at Visitation School in Mendota Heights.

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Avoiding mirrors for Lent helps two women feel freer

Avoiding mirrors for Lent helps two women feel freer

| April 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Throughout Lent, Angela Deeney avoided mirrors and reflective surfaces, and invoked others to join her in “redefining beauty.” Rachelle De la Cruz followed suit, and both share their experience in this Q&A.

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Kids to the rescue, $1 at a time

Kids to the rescue, $1 at a time

| Bridget Ryder | April 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

A junior at St. Thomas Academy in Mendota Heights, Andrew Floeder is working to raise $55 million for the Salvation Army, one dollar at a time.

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Hard work, discipline pay off for DeLaSalle’s Reid Travis

Hard work, discipline pay off for DeLaSalle’s Reid Travis

| Jennifer Janikula for The Catholic Spirit | March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Reid Travis rolls out of bed at 4:30 a.m. on a typical day during the DeLaSalle High School basketball season. He lifts weights before his 6 a.m. team practice. Then, the 6-foot-8, 240 pound forward devours two full breakfasts in the school cafeteria before class.

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Student’s invention lands him on ‘The Tonight Show’

Student’s invention lands him on ‘The Tonight Show’

| February 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

When Jennifer Haller answered her phone on Feb. 11, she was more than a little surprised to be talking to the producer of “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.”

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Students’ prayers answered outside St. Paul abortion clinic

Students’ prayers answered outside St. Paul abortion clinic

| Maddie Schulte for The Catholic Spirit | January 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

I will always remember Nov. 23, 2013. It was Mahtomedi High School’s pro-life group’s first time praying for life at a place where abortions take place, the Planned Parenthood in St. Paul.

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