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Registration filling up for Archdiocesan Youth Day, Sept. 15

Registration filling up for Archdiocesan Youth Day, Sept. 15

| August 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

A capacity crowd of 900 youth is expected to attend Archdiocesan Youth Day next month at DeLaSalle High School in Minneapolis, and the large number of participants comes as no surprise to Bill Dill, the archdiocese’s youth ministry events coordinator.

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Dark forces no match for power of the Gospel, sacraments

Dark forces no match for power of the Gospel, sacraments

| Father Robert Barron | August 1, 2012 | 1 Comment

In the sixth chapter of St. Mark’s Gospel, we find the account of Jesus sending out the Twelve, two by two, on mission. The first thing he gave them, Mark tells us, was “authority over unclean spirits.” The first pastoral act they performed was to “drive out many demons.”

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Archbishop Sheen and ‘ultimate reality’ television

Archbishop Sheen and ‘ultimate reality’ television

| John Garvey | August 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

Recently, the Congregation for Saints’ Causes recognized the life of Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen as one of heroic virtue and granted him the title “venerable.” It is a step toward beatification. He now needs a miracle attributed to his intercession to proceed.

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Talks raise awareness about homelessness

Talks raise awareness about homelessness

| August 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

Catholic Charities chief executive officer Tim Marx has been presenting “Catholic Charities 101” programs at parishes around the archdiocese to help the public better understand the extent of homelessness locally, what the organization is doing and how people can help.

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Spider-Man, Iron Man, Superman and the God-Man

Spider-Man, Iron Man, Superman and the God-Man

| Father Robert Barron | July 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

What is it about these stories — and the Spider-Man tale in particular — that fascinate us? May I suggest that it has something to do with Christianity, more precisely, with the figure around which all of the Christian religion revolves.

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Girl with ‘giving heart’ makes a difference for kids in need

Girl with ‘giving heart’ makes a difference for kids in need

| July 17, 2012 | 1 Comment

Eight-year-old’s vision leads to creation of Simon Says Give charity

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Taking ministry behind bars

Taking ministry behind bars

| July 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

New corrections coordinator offers hope to inmates

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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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Health care reform must be guided by moral truth, sound principles

Health care reform must be guided by moral truth, sound principles

| Jason Adkins | July 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Three serious problems in the law remain in place and require Congress’s immediate attention

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Road-trip reflections on faith and mobility

Road-trip reflections on faith and mobility

| Christina Capecchi | July 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

A road trip provides welcome reprieve from the formidable charge of discovering your place and your purpose

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Bishop Lee Piché’s homily for Archdiocesan Marriage Day

Bishop Lee Piché’s homily for Archdiocesan Marriage Day

| June 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

“Nor do they light a lamp and then put it under a bushel basket; it is set on a lamp stand, where it gives light to all in the house.”

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Thank you for helping retired religious

Thank you for helping retired religious

| June 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Retirement Fund for Religious achieved another successful year in this archdiocese.

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