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Society in need of flavoring with Catholic salt

Society in need of flavoring with Catholic salt

| June 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Political commentator David Brooks recently wrote a thought-provoking column in The New York Times — one that should give Americans pause about where our country and culture are headed.

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Federal judge’s Plan B decision is a bad one all around

Federal judge’s Plan B decision is a bad one all around

| April 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

In the St. Paul school district, like many other school districts around the country, students need the permission of a parent or guardian to take medication during the school day.

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A Year of Faith opportunity no one should miss

A Year of Faith opportunity no one should miss

| January 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

The new Rediscover: initiative will help you deepen your faith and better equip you to share it with others

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After Newtown: Moving from darkness into the light

After Newtown: Moving from darkness into the light

| December 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

The time has come, no matter your political views, to agree on common sense and necessary actions that will help curb violence

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Are you ready for the end of the world?

Are you ready for the end of the world?

| December 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

Imagine how our lives, and the lives of those around us, might be different if we lived as if today might, indeed, be our last day

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Advent: Rescuing the real meaning of the season

Advent: Rescuing the real meaning of the season

| November 20, 2012 | 1 Comment

For the world of business and retail, the Christmas season began right after the kids shed their Halloween costumes and started unwrapping their treats.

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Beyond the voting booth: Setting the public policy tone

Beyond the voting booth: Setting the public policy tone

| November 7, 2012 | 5 Comments

Call to responsible citizenship doesn’t end when the polls close

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When it comes to nurturing vocations, it’s everyone’s business

When it comes to nurturing vocations, it’s everyone’s business

| October 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

“Where two or three are gathered together in my name, there am I in the midst of them,” Jesus says in the Gospel of Matthew.

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Don’t overlook the big picture when voting this year

Don’t overlook the big picture when voting this year

| October 10, 2012 | 2 Comments

Pressing for policy particulars is important, but it’s also good to know how a candidate’s world view stacks up against our own

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Events for young people give much ‘reason for hope’

Events for young people give much ‘reason for hope’

| August 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

We need to support ongoing efforts to engage youth and young adults in ways that deepen their faith, give them purpose and motivate them to evangelize their peers.

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Civility in America: How can we get it back?

Civility in America: How can we get it back?

| August 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

A recent poll by the Knights of Columbus and Marist College Institute for Public Opinion on civility in public discourse confirms what many of us have observed: the tone of political conversations today is laden with too much negativity and disrespect.

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Peacemaking begins at home

Peacemaking begins at home

| July 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

Peacemaking is not only about changing the world — it also requires changing ourselves

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