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Fatima fulfilled: Archbishop celebrates return of Russia to Christ

Fatima fulfilled: Archbishop celebrates return of Russia to Christ

| Robert Duncan | September 19, 2017 | 3 Comments

Catholics across Russia are celebrating the centenary of the 1917 apparitions of Mary to shepherd children in Fatima, Portugal.

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Archbishop to reconsecrate archdiocese to Immaculate Heart of Mary

Archbishop to reconsecrate archdiocese to Immaculate Heart of Mary

| September 6, 2017 | 2 Comments

People of the archdiocese can join in the 33-day preparation for an individual or family consecration to Mary, which begins Sept. 10 and concludes Oct. 13.

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Belle Plaine council nixes religious memorials; priest says decision caves to Satanic Temple

Belle Plaine council nixes religious memorials; priest says decision caves to Satanic Temple

| July 20, 2017 | 5 Comments

Two days after hundreds of people — many of them Catholic — from around the country descended on Belle Plaine to protest the installation of a Satanic memorial in the city’s veterans park, the city council voted unanimously July 17 to rescind a designation that made a portion of the park available for monument commissions from any religious group.

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Fatima seers become church’s youngest non-martyred saints

Fatima seers become church’s youngest non-martyred saints

Standing before the Basilica of Our Lady of the Rosary, Pope Francis canonized two shepherd children who saw Mary at Fatima, but more importantly, he said, they heeded the call to pray for sinners and trust in the Lord.

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Pope says Fatima visit is pilgrimage of peace and hope

Pope says Fatima visit is pilgrimage of peace and hope

| Junno Arocho Esteves | May 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

In a video message to the people of Portugal, Pope Francis said he would visit Fatima as a pilgrim of peace and to entrust the world to Mary’s immaculate heart.

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Fatima at 100

Fatima at 100

Story of Fatima apparitions continues to attract attention

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Archdiocesan Fatima centennial pilgrimages and celebrations

Archdiocesan Fatima centennial pilgrimages and celebrations

Local Fatima events

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How to obtain a plenary indulgence during Fatima’s centennial year

How to obtain a plenary indulgence during Fatima’s centennial year

| Susan Klemond | May 2, 2017 | 1 Comment

Catholics can obtain a plenary indulgence this year marking the 100th anniversary of the Fatima apparitions. Pope Francis granted the indulgence opportunity, starting Nov. 27, 2016, and ending Nov. 26, 2017.

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Spreading the message 100 years later

Spreading the message 100 years later

| Susan Klemond | May 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

Local Catholics tell of devotion to Our Lady of Fatima

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How the Church determines a true Marian apparition

How the Church determines a true Marian apparition

| Junno Arocho Esteves | May 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

When it comes to Marian apparitions, the Catholic Church takes a prudent approach that focuses more on the message than the miracle.

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Story of Fatima apparitions continues to attract attention

Story of Fatima apparitions continues to attract attention

| Junno Arocho Esteves | May 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

While conversion and prayer are at the heart of Mary’s messages at Fatima, Portugal, the miracles and unexplained phenomenon that accompanied the events 100 years ago continue to intrigue believers and nonbelievers alike.

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Family Rosary Procession in St. Paul turns 70

Family Rosary Procession in St. Paul turns 70

| April 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

The prayerful walk for all ages from the State Capitol grounds to the Cathedral of St. Paul in St. Paul begins 2 p.m. May 7 with Archbishop Bernard Hebda leading.

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