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St. Paul’s Basilica: monument to a church of evangelization

St. Paul’s Basilica: monument to a church of evangelization

| Francis X. Rocca | April 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

…its [the Church’s] evangelization should extend “to the peripheries, not only geographically, but also the existential peripheries: the mystery of sin, of pain, of injustice, of ignorance and indifference to religion, of intellectual currents, and of all misery.”

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Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time

Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time

| Adam Shaw | April 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Though it appears dated at times, “Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time” (Sony) — the comedic fourth installment of the eponymous action-adventure series — provides a generally rewarding experience for kids and adults alike.

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LEGO The Lord of the Rings

LEGO The Lord of the Rings

| Adam and Margaret Shaw | April 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

“…the game sticks to the fundamentally Christian narrative about good and evil that Tolkien originally laid out — making it a highly appropriate choice for families of faith.”

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Widow’s Day of Reflection: Hope Rekindled

Widow’s Day of Reflection: Hope Rekindled

| April 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Bishop Lee Piché and Deacon Joseph Michalak are the featured speakers at the 3rd annual Widow’s Day of Reflection scheduled for June 29, 2013 at Our Lady of Grace Church in Edina.

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Traditional Easter basket blessing

Traditional Easter basket blessing

| March 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Father Jerry Dvorak will bless baskets of Easter food at 1 p.m. on Holy Saturday (March 30) at St. Peter in Richfield.

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Catholic pilgrimage is part of event promoting Ireland

Catholic pilgrimage is part of event promoting Ireland

| March 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

An organization called WorldPriest is offering a pilgrimage for priests and their parishioners and friends from around the world to experience the cultural heritage and spirituality of the Emerald Isle as part of “Gathering Ireland 2013.”

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Portrait exhibit puts face on homelessness in Minnesota

Portrait exhibit puts face on homelessness in Minnesota

| Susan Klemond | March 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

In their portrait on exhibit at St. John Neumann in Eagan, a smiling couple identified as Alisha and Emiliano who are holding their tiny daughter look like any other young family.

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Men’s Conference welcomes walk-ins

Men’s Conference welcomes walk-ins

| March 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

The annual Archdiocesan Men’s Conference will be held March 16 at the University of St. Thomas Field House in St. Paul.

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Despite ban, Russian artists didn’t lose their spirituality

Despite ban, Russian artists didn’t lose their spirituality

| February 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

A blood red river flows from the doors of the “Church of Saint Trifon,” an otherwise black and white work from 1979 by artist Tatiana Levitskaia.

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Rite of Election set for Feb. 17

Rite of Election set for Feb. 17

| January 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Rite of Election and Call to Continuing Conversion will be celebrated on Sunday, Feb. 17 at 1:30 p.m. at the Basilica of St. Mary in Minneapolis and at 2 p.m. at the Cathedral of St. Paul.

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Readers weigh in on Catholic movies

Readers weigh in on Catholic movies

| January 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

In a previous edition, The Catholic Spirit asked readers to send in their favorite Catholic movies. The following are three of the responses.

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Martin Luther King holiday concert

Martin Luther King holiday concert

| January 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

“Unforgettable: Remembering Nat King Cole and the Early Civil Rights Movement,” a concert featuring Dennis Spears, will be presented at 7 p.m. Jan. 20 at St. Joan of Arc in Minneapolis.

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