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Retreats and Pilgrimages

Retreats and Pilgrimages

| April 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

Retreats + Pilgrimages

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Pacem in Terris hermitages offer silence, seclusion

Pacem in Terris hermitages offer silence, seclusion

| April 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

People who make individual retreats in Pacem in Terris’ hermitages make a free-will donation, but the center gets “spiritual paychecks” in the form of letters from former “hermits” that describe their stories and experiences, said Tim Drake, executive director.

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For many men, Demontreville retreats are annual respites

For many men, Demontreville retreats are annual respites

| April 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

Since 1948, lay men from around the region and beyond have used silent retreat weekends at Demontreville Jesuit Retreat House in Lake Elmo as a way to respond to God’s will in their lives through the spiritual exercises of St. Ignatius.

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Loyola marks 40 years of offering spiritual direction

Loyola marks 40 years of offering spiritual direction

| April 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

Since 1977, the Loyola Spirituality Center in St. Paul has been offering opportunities for people seeking spiritual direction.

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Wisconsin Way pilgrimage offers scenery, peace, prayer

Wisconsin Way pilgrimage offers scenery, peace, prayer

| April 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Wendy Zeuli of Our Lady of Grace in Edina last year came up with a new way to celebrate Mother’s Day — go on a pilgrimage with her daughter, Katie.

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Five spirit-fueling destinations within an easy drive

Five spirit-fueling destinations within an easy drive

| April 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

Catholics looking for an excursion that doesn’t require an overnight stay — or plane ticket — might consider the following pilgrimage sites, all within a few hours’ drive from the Twin Cities.

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Online Catholic women’s ministry has strong local ties

Online Catholic women’s ministry has strong local ties

| April 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

‘Blessed is she who believes’

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2018 Senior Housing Guide

2018 Senior Housing Guide

| March 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

Senior Housing Guide – 2018

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Ten men to be ordained permanent deacons Dec. 9

Ten men to be ordained permanent deacons Dec. 9

| December 5, 2017 | 3 Comments

The 10 men who’ll be ordained permanent deacons for the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis Dec. 9 prove what Deacon Joseph Michalak knows to be true about the permanent diaconate — that there is no certain type of man who is called to the vocation.

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The permanent diaconate at 50: Memories and modern challenges

The permanent diaconate at 50: Memories and modern challenges

| Susan Klemond | December 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

When Deacon Thomas Langlois was ordained one of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis’ first permanent deacons in 1976, he couldn’t ask advice from a veteran deacon — there had been almost no permanent deacons in the Church for a thousand years.

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2017 Senior Services Guide

2017 Senior Services Guide

| November 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

2017 Senior Services Guide

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Carmelites recall path that began in Twin Cities

Carmelites recall path that began in Twin Cities

| Susan Klemond | November 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

Two Carmelite sisters who discerned their vocations in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis returned to the Twin Cities to share their stories and encourage young women discerning religious life.

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