Tag: Celebration

Religious men and women celebrate significant jubilees

Religious men and women celebrate significant jubilees

| July 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Spirit is honored to highlight the members of women’s and men’s religious communities who are celebrating milestone jubilees this year and who are serving or who have served in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis.

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Rural Life Sunday a celebration of agriculture’s significance

Rural Life Sunday a celebration of agriculture’s significance

| Anne Fredrickson | June 15, 2017 | 1 Comment

The Dahlheimers’ Center City farm is the site of the annual Archdiocesan Rural Life Sunday Mass, hosted by their parish, St. Bridget of Sweden in Lindstrom, 2 p.m. June 25.

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Light the candles, pour the wine: the Catholic call to celebrate

Light the candles, pour the wine: the Catholic call to celebrate

| Christina Capecchi | December 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Despite its reputation for deprivation, our Catholic faith is a celebratory one. We are drawn into thanksgiving with incense and bells, candles and wine. We mark feast days and holy days. We celebrate the Mass. Every act of celebration, however simple, can be a spiritual exercise, affirming life and honoring the Creator.

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Celebrating

Celebrating

| January 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

a century of news and inspiration to guide our hearts

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Catholic media’s mission: To teach and inform

Catholic media’s mission: To teach and inform

| January 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

When Pope Benedict XVI recently commented to a journalist about condom use in AIDS prevention, there was widespread discussion and confusion about what the pope meant and whether it represented a change in church teaching.

To clarify that no change in church teaching had taken place, Archbishop John Nienstedt provided The Catholic Spirit with a guest column about the issue from John Haas, president of the National Catholic Bioethics Center.

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Nuts and bolts

Nuts and bolts

| January 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

Everything you need to know about how we get the newspaper to you

Readers often ask how we construct each issue of The Catholic Spirit. How do we find story ideas? How do we choose which ones to report and print? What about photos? And, where does our national and international news come from?

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Spirit cites century of keeping Catholics well-informed

Spirit cites century of keeping Catholics well-informed

| December 2, 2010 | 0 Comments

“In a year’s worth of issues of a Catholic newspaper, you’ll get a pretty good idea what that Catholic community cares about.”

The quote is one I have kept for years on a sheet from a notepad, a relic from the talk of a speaker whose name will come to me in a few days.

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