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In Scripture, theology, art and literature, Virgin Mary still sparks interest

In Scripture, theology, art and literature, Virgin Mary still sparks interest

| September 1, 2011 | 0 Comments

There is renewed interest in the Virgin Mary — her role in lives of faith, how to interpret references to her in Scripture, how she is depicted in art and literature — enough to spark a second “Mary in Our Day” conference

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‘Sinner’ is a winner for Catholics striving to do better

‘Sinner’ is a winner for Catholics striving to do better

| September 1, 2011 | 0 Comments

Lino Rulli has his own national satellite radio show. He’s a three-time Emmy winner for his work in television. He’s received Communion in the pope’s private chapel, taught high-school religion in the Bahamas and even worked as a sidekick to an organ-grinder.

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Catholic movie’s show times set at AMC Arbor Lakes Theatre

Catholic movie’s show times set at AMC Arbor Lakes Theatre

| August 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

“Vito Bonafacci,” the story of a well-off lapsed Catholic shaken by a nightmare in which he dies, opens Friday, Aug.26, for an exclusive one-week-only run sponsored by The Catholic Spirit at AMC Arbor Lakes Theatre in Maple Grove. Showtimes each day from Aug. 26 through Sept. 1 are as follows: 9:40 a.m.   12:10 p.m. […]

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Last chance to see ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’

Last chance to see ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’

| July 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

If you haven’t had a chance to see “Jesus Christ Superstar” at Chanhassen Dinner Theatres, there’s still time

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Arts group reaches out to Vatican to help preserve human history

Arts group reaches out to Vatican to help preserve human history

| June 9, 2011 | 0 Comments

Members of the Minnesota and North Dakota Chapter of Patrons of the Arts in the Vatican Museums plan to fund a new laboratory for the restoration of existing plasters and for the creation of new plaster casts of the famous works of art in the Vatican, said Johan van Parys, chapter chair and liturgy direc­tor at the Basilica of St. Mary in Minneapolis.

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Singer John Michael Talbot to perform at area churches

Singer John Michael Talbot to perform at area churches

| Julie Pfitzinger For The Catholic Spirit | May 10, 2011 | 0 Comments

Popular Christian recording artist John Michael Talbot has spent many years on center stage performing sold-out shows at large concert venues. But just over two years ago, he felt that God was inspiring him to lead his music ministry in a different direction.

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Christian music stars to perform at Maple Grove parish

Christian music stars to perform at Maple Grove parish

Three of contemporary Christian music’s hottest stars will perform together in concert at St. Joseph the Worker in Maple Grove Friday, May 20.

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Venerable Solanus

Venerable Solanus

| May 3, 2011 | 0 Comments

Venerable Solanus Casey, right, played by Don Wessel, flashes back to his childhood as he observes his father, Bernard Casey Sr., played by Mike Thielen, during a play about his life April 30 at St. Mary in Stillwater.

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Play portrays the ‘miracles’ in Father Casey’s life

Play portrays the ‘miracles’ in Father Casey’s life

| April 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

A theater group from St. Michael and St. Mary in Stillwater is set to perform a play about a priest with Stillwater connections who is on the path to sainthood.

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Sweet sounds of music

Sweet sounds of music

| March 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Talia Simonett, a sixth-grader, and fifth-grader Christian Sanderson, both students at St. John’s School in Hopkins, perform the song, “Sixteen Going on Seventeen,” during a rehearsal for the school’s production of “The Sound of Music” March 23.

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Basilica features icon art

Basilica features icon art

| March 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Basilica of St. Mary’s Pope John XXIII gallery is currently featuring an exhibit of 21 paintings and icons by Father John Giuliani, an icon artist known for depicting Jesus and the saints in the faces and imagery of Native American peoples.

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John Paul II School to host spiritual art show

John Paul II School to host spiritual art show

| March 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

Pope John Paul II School in northeast Minneapolis will host the 11th Annual Spiritual Art Show from Sunday, April 10, to Friday, April 15.

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