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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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Try more silence during upcoming Lenten season

Try more silence during upcoming Lenten season

| February 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

Unplugging from media can lead to prayerful reflection

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Priest, retired teacher were role models for living out faith

Priest, retired teacher were role models for living out faith

| January 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

They preached the gospel through their actions

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Bishops offer blueprint for treatment of immigrants

Bishops offer blueprint for treatment of immigrants

| December 14, 2011 | 1 Comment

The U.S. Supreme Court announced this week that it would hear a case involving a controversial Arizona law that, among other things, makes it a crime under state law for illegal immigrants to work or try to find work, and that requires police to determine the immigration status of anyone they stop or arrest if they believe the person might be in the country illegally.

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