Tag: Epiphany

Coon Rapids parish offering Holy Hour for coronavirus prayers

Coon Rapids parish offering Holy Hour for coronavirus prayers

| March 11, 2020 | 0 Comments

Starting March 13 and continuing through April 3 Epiphany in Coon Rapids plans to offer a Holy Hour of prayer for those impacted by the coronavirus, which the World Health Organization declared March 11 is a global pandemic.

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Epiphany’s universal call continues

Epiphany’s universal call continues

| Jonathan Liedl | January 15, 2020 | 0 Comments

Every year, by the grace of God, the gift of Christmas takes hold of me more completely. As my understanding of the Incarnation deepens and my gratitude for all God has done in my life grows, it becomes increasingly impossible to make sense of my life, who I am and what I am doing here, apart from the great love revealed and given in Christ’s incarnation. My life is a question that is incoherent and meaningless apart from the answer that is Jesus.

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Faith is about worshipping God, not oneself, pope says on Epiphany

Faith is about worshipping God, not oneself, pope says on Epiphany

| Cindy Wooden | January 6, 2020 | 0 Comments

Worshipping the Lord as the Three Kings did involves making a journey “from the greatest form of bondage: slavery to oneself,” Pope Francis said on the feast of the Epiphany.

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Rams executive, Totino-Grace alumnus Pastoors says building a Super Bowl team is about people

Rams executive, Totino-Grace alumnus Pastoors says building a Super Bowl team is about people

| February 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

When Tony Pastoors was five days old, his mother, Betsy, kneeled in a hospital chapel to pray that his life would be spared.

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Epiphany cemetery offering free burial Nov. 16 for cremated remains

Epiphany cemetery offering free burial Nov. 16 for cremated remains

| October 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

Father Thomas Dufner once counseled a young woman who wore a locket with her grandmother’s ashes in it to bury the remains, after the woman admitted she couldn’t sleep at night.

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Coon Rapids parish, seminary lead anti-pornography initiatives

Coon Rapids parish, seminary lead anti-pornography initiatives

| Bridget Ryder | April 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Priests, therapists take pastoral approach to heal addictions, prevent use

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A loss of faith at the Minnesota State Fair?

A loss of faith at the Minnesota State Fair?

| August 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

Ordained at 26, Father John Paul Erickson was still shy of 30 when he took a stage at the Minnesota State Fair just yards from the main gate to take questions on Catholicism.

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Magi’s journey reflects people’s longing for God, pope says on Epiphany

Magi’s journey reflects people’s longing for God, pope says on Epiphany

| Junno Arocho Esteves | January 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Magi had the courage to set out on a journey in the hope of finding something new, unlike Herod who was full of himself and unwilling to change his ways, Pope Francis said.

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St. Paul parish marks Epiphany with doorway blessings

St. Paul parish marks Epiphany with doorway blessings

| January 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Cindy Pasiuk’s home on St. Paul’s east side has seen many visitors in 64 years. And upon entering, they’ve all walked under a phrase written in chalk above the doorway that changes slightly each year. In 1953 when her parents built the home, the phrase read: “19 + C + M + B + 53.”

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Four pianos and counting fuel family’s piano-playing passion

Four pianos and counting fuel family’s piano-playing passion

| December 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Take one step into the entryway of Teresa and Jared Taggart’s home in Blaine, and not one but two pianos can be spotted to the immediate left.

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Pokémon Go — or no? Parish response mixed

Pokémon Go — or no? Parish response mixed

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Behind the Cathedral of St. Paul in St. Paul, visitors will find a small courtyard with a bronze statue of Our Lady of Guadalupe. It’s a place to pray and reflect — or earn “gear” for Pokémon Go, the mobile app that launched July 6 and has quickly surpassed other popular apps, including Twitter, Netflix and Spotify.

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Workouts for body and soul

Workouts for body and soul

| December 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Couple launches ministry to help Catholics exercise faith muscles

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