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Pastoral Letter: “I believed therefore I spoke”

Pastoral Letter: “I believed therefore I spoke”

| September 27, 2012

Pastoral Letter on the New Evangelization in the Archdiocess of St. Paul and Minneapolis

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Msgr. Lavin — AKA ‘Scooter’ — lives in the hearts of St. Thomas alums

Msgr. Lavin — AKA ‘Scooter’ — lives in the hearts of St. Thomas alums

| September 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

When The Catholic Spirit put out a call for anecdotes about the late Father James M. “Scooter” Lavin, graduates of St. Thomas recalled fondly the priest who was a fixture in the Ireland Hall dormitory, on the St. Paul campus and across the Twin Cities.

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Marriage: Speaking the truth with love

Marriage: Speaking the truth with love

| August 30, 2012

What we do and say in the coming months will matter greatly

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Reason for Catholic schools to celebrate

Reason for Catholic schools to celebrate

| August 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

In mostly “by-the-numbers” measures, good things are happening at Catholic schoos in the Twin Cities area.

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Does your Catholic school have these 9 defining characteristics?

Does your Catholic school have these 9 defining characteristics?

| August 15, 2012 | 1 Comment

These are the agreed-upon, non-negotiable ways to see if your Catholic school can be called a Catholic school.

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More tools in the stewardship toolkit now

More tools in the stewardship toolkit now

| June 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

Folks who attended year-two workshops on the Archdiocesan Stewardship Toolkit found lots has been added.

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80 years doing God’s work

80 years doing God’s work

| May 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Archdiocesan Council of Catholic Women in St. Paul-Minneapolis celebrated 80 years of ‘carrying out the mission of Jesus Christ.’

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Prayer for Religious Liberty

Prayer for Religious Liberty

| April 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

here is a suggested prayer for conscience rights and religious freedom from the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.

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Catholic Minnesota — all in one place

Catholic Minnesota — all in one place

| March 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

The 2012 Official Minnesota Catholic Directory – 368 pages of information to help you connect with people and get to churches and institutions across the state – is on sale now. The official state Catholic directory is a resource for everything Catholic in the Land of 10,000 Lakes. Names, addresses, phone numbers, e-mail addresses, Web […]

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Father Joncas honored for theological scholarship

Father Joncas honored for theological scholarship

| January 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Minnesotan Father Mike Joncas will receive the Sophia Award Feb. 12; the honor recognizes his work that discloses “the riches of the liturgical tradition in ever new and creative ways.”

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St. Catherine English professor awarded $10,000 faculty prize

St. Catherine English professor awarded $10,000 faculty prize

| September 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

Geri Chavis, an English professor at St. Catherine University in St. Paul, was presented with the 2011 Bonnie Jean Kelly and Joan Kelly Faculty Excellence Award at the school’s opening festivities Sept. 7.

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Epiphany Diner serves its last supper

Epiphany Diner serves its last supper

| September 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

With the close of this year’s Minnesota State Fair comes the permanent closing of the Epiphany Diner, run by Epiphany parish in Coon Rapids, MN for the past 46 years. (Video story by Dianne Towalski)

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