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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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Summer: Time to recharge body, mind and spirit

Summer: Time to recharge body, mind and spirit

| July 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Your family will appreciate vacation memories for a long time to come

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Family histories hold Fourth of July lesson for many Americans

Family histories hold Fourth of July lesson for many Americans

| June 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

Genealogy is a popular hobby for many people, and I’ve been trying to learn more in recent years about the roots and branches of my own family tree to complement the stories my parents and grandparents told me as a child. The recent release of 1940 U.S. Census data was an opportunity to fill in some gaps and learn a few details I’ve been thinking a lot about as the July 4 holiday approaches.

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Don’t miss chance to learn more about farming, rural life

Don’t miss chance to learn more about farming, rural life

| June 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Rural Life Sunday, farm bill to get attention this month

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Give Mom an unforgettable Mother’s Day gift

Give Mom an unforgettable Mother’s Day gift

| May 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

The holiday is a perfect opportunity to deliver a heart-felt thank you

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Setting the record straight on adoption, single-parent children

Setting the record straight on adoption, single-parent children

| April 11, 2012 | 3 Comments

All children are children of God who deserve love and respect

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Holy Land Christians need your help during Holy Week

Holy Land Christians need your help during Holy Week

| March 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Threats to religious liberty, declining numbers mean an uncertain future

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Allow Christ to cleanse the temple of your life

Allow Christ to cleanse the temple of your life

| Father Robert Barron | March 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

What rivals to the one true God have you allowed to invade the sacred space of your soul?

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Time to fold on gambling option for new Vikings stadium

Time to fold on gambling option for new Vikings stadium

| March 1, 2012 | 1 Comment

Gambling is a poor example of public stewardship and comes with high social costs

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People should be free to act according to  their religious beliefs beyond church doors

People should be free to act according to their religious beliefs beyond church doors

| February 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Obama administration’s recent amendments to a federal mandate that health insurance plans include contraception and sterilization free of charge have elicited a wide array of reactions from elected officials and concerned citizens, including the U.S. bishops, who feel the changes don’t go far enough to protect the conscience rights of employers and individuals.

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