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Nearly 90, archdiocese’s oldest active pastor focuses on love and mercy

Nearly 90, archdiocese’s oldest active pastor focuses on love and mercy

| Susan Klemond | June 23, 2016 | 3 Comments

After 65 years of priesthood, Father John Clay could fit his favorite pastoral message into a single 140-character tweet.

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Grandparents’ love for family manifests in prayer

Grandparents’ love for family manifests in prayer

| Josephine von Dohlen | June 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Every Tuesday after the 8:15 Mass, about one dozen grandparents gather in the Marian chapel of Nativity of Our Lord in St. Paul to pray the rosary for their grandchildren.

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Lakeville senior nurtures her garden, neighborhood and parish

Lakeville senior nurtures her garden, neighborhood and parish

| June 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

“I have so many slogans in this house, it’s just amazing,” said the 70-year-old member of St. Joseph in Rosemount. “My biggest one is: Wish it, dream it, do it.”

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St. Paul retirees find meaning helping mothers in need

St. Paul retirees find meaning helping mothers in need

| June 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Margee Adrian remembers it was a very nice, heavy-duty baby crib, one that she guessed probably cost $1,000, that a man wanted to donate to the Highland LifeCare Center in St. Paul.

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Jotting down family tales leaves priceless legacy

Jotting down family tales leaves priceless legacy

| Bill Dodds | June 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Let’s start with possible reasons you may give for not writing your memoirs now:

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There’s no place like home

There’s no place like home

| Abby Dehmer for The Catholic Spirit | June 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

How do you choose the right home care agency?

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St. Paul Alzheimer’s initiative offers education, support

St. Paul Alzheimer’s initiative offers education, support

| Susan Klemond for The Catholic Spirit | June 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

As the number of Minnesotans with Alzheimer’s and related dementias is predicted to increase significantly, at least eight communities, including St. Paul, are starting to prepare for the budgetary, social and personal consequences by assessing needs.

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