Tag: Evangelization

Conference keynoter challenges men to be ‘game changers’

Conference keynoter challenges men to be ‘game changers’

| April 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

Also speaking was Archbishop John Nienstedt, who urged the crowd of more than 2,000 to “be about the task of living your vocation well.”

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‘To the thresholds of the apostles’

‘To the thresholds of the apostles’

| February 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

Archbishop John Nienstedt and Bishop Lee Piché of St. Paul and Minneapolis will travel to Rome next month for a weeklong visit that will include a meeting with Pope Benedict XVI and Mass at the tombs of St. Peter and St. Paul.

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Bishops plan to use London Olympics to renew interest in Catholic faith

Bishops plan to use London Olympics to renew interest in Catholic faith

| January 31, 2012 | 1 Comment

British bishops plan to use the 2012 London Olympic Games to renew interest in the Catholic faith

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How to welcome the faithful back into the fold

How to welcome the faithful back into the fold

| Eric Sammons | December 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

As Christmas approaches, there is one thing we can be as sure of seeing as Santa Claus and incessant ads for holiday deals: full Catholic churches. As predictable as the swallows returning to San Juan Capistrano, Catholics of all stripes return to their parish every Christmas, many visiting for the first time since the previous Easter.

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Quotes from this week’s newsmakers – November 10, 2011

Quotes from this week’s newsmakers – November 10, 2011

| November 10, 2011 | 0 Comments

“The missionaries in the first evangelization covered immense geographic distances to spread the good news. We, the missionaries of the new evangelization, must surmount ideological distances just as immense, oftentimes before we ever journey beyond our own neighborhood or family.”

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Evangelization school equips students to be light on campuses

Evangelization school equips students to be light on campuses

| Susan Klemond | August 3, 2011 | 0 Comments

At the start of his freshman year at the University of St. Thomas, Ryan O’Shaughnessy saw Catholic campus groups as a way to network. But the sense of community among members of the campus ministry St. Paul’s Outreach started to grow on the atheist/agnostic, especially when he attended an SPO retreat.

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