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‘Crosses for losses’ aim to bring comfort at scenes of mass shootings

‘Crosses for losses’ aim to bring comfort at scenes of mass shootings

| August 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

Greg Zanis, a carpenter by trade from Aurora, Illinois, has traveled around the country for more than 20 years to place white wooden crosses in memory of shooting victims, and after the mass shootings Aug. 3 and Aug. 4 in El Paso and in Dayton, Ohio, his signature crosses are now in those cities.

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Bishop: Shootings show ‘all communities are affected by racism’

Bishop: Shootings show ‘all communities are affected by racism’

| Mark Pattison | August 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

Three mass shooting incidents in the United States in the span of a week are now showing that “their emotional impact is resonating, understandably, across the nation,” said Bishop Shelton J. Fabre of Houma-Thibodaux, Louisiana, chairman of the U.S. bishops’ Ad Hoc Committee Against Racism. “The effects of the evil and sin, we are all impacted by it.”

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U.S. bishops stress action after deadly shootings

U.S. bishops stress action after deadly shootings

| Carol Zimmermann | August 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

In response to the mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, Aug. 3 and 4, several U.S. bishops expressed their support and prayers for victims while also expressing outrage that these tragedies continue to occur.

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Pope Francis joins prayers for victims of bloody weekend in U.S.

Pope Francis joins prayers for victims of bloody weekend in U.S.

| Rhina Guidos | August 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis joined Catholic Church leaders expressing sorrow after back-to-back mass shootings in the United States left at least 31 dead and dozens injured in Texas and Ohio Aug. 3 and 4.

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Tornadoes damage Ohio community, church

Tornadoes damage Ohio community, church

| John Stegeman | May 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

Although Queen of Martyrs Catholic Church in Dayton sustained significant damage from the May 27 tornadoes that swept through the southwestern region of the state, a statue of Mary on the property remained standing next to the ruined bell tower.

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Cathedral Hill properties’ sale to Cathedral Heritage Foundation approved

Cathedral Hill properties’ sale to Cathedral Heritage Foundation approved

| July 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Cathedral Heritage Foundations plans to lease the properties to the Cathedral. Funds for the purchase were raised specifically for the purpose of the sale, and the sale is not expected to impact the foundation’s other activities.

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Archdiocese to sell final Cathedral Hill property to Cathedral Heritage Foundation

Archdiocese to sell final Cathedral Hill property to Cathedral Heritage Foundation

| June 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis is planning to sell a 94-year-old office building to the Cathedral Heritage Foundation and a separate limited liability company for $900,000 pending U.S. Bankruptcy Court approval.

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Hayden sale approved, chancery sale seeks court approval

Hayden sale approved, chancery sale seeks court approval

| January 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

A U.S. bankruptcy court judge approved the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis’ sale of one building and the archdiocese filed for its approval of another Jan. 7. Both buildings are home to the archdiocese’s central corporation offices.

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In wake of judge’s ruling, Catholic Charities remains “deeply concerned” about looming shutdown’s effects

In wake of judge’s ruling, Catholic Charities remains “deeply concerned” about looming shutdown’s effects

| June 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

While a Ramsey County judged ruled June 29 that some services that help the poor and vulnerable are “critical” and would continue to be funded during a state government shutdown, other funding — including child care assistance — would stop.

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Finally home

Finally home

| June 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Army Air Force Lt. Harry L. Bedard Died April 3, 1945.

Funeral with full military honors June 25, 2011.

St. John the Baptist, Dayton.

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Government shutdown could impact Catholic service providers

Government shutdown could impact Catholic service providers

| June 22, 2011 | 3 Comments

Catholic health care facilities and Catholic Charities could be among service providers that would feel the impact of a state government shutdown if Republican legislators and Gov. Mark Dayton fail to solve the state budget impasse by July 1.

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State budget solution must not harm poor, vulnerable

State budget solution must not harm poor, vulnerable

| Katie Conlin | June 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

The following is a legislative update provided by the Minnesota Catholic Conference, which advocates on behalf of the state’s bishops for public policies and programs that support the life and dignity of every human person.

Minnesota’s legislative session ended on May 23 without a state budget for fiscal years 2012-2013 that both the Legis­lature and the governor could agree to, which means that a special session will have to be scheduled to create new finance bills.

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