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Helping youth to know Christ, know their faith

Helping youth to know Christ, know their faith

Matthew Kelly states that within eight years after their confirmation, 85 percent of our Catholic young people have given up the practice of their faith

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Students answer: ‘How is Christ Present in the World?’

Students answer: ‘How is Christ Present in the World?’

| Eric Simon for The Catholic Spirit | May 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Students throughout the archdiocese were asked to respond to this question in the annual Center for Mission Writing Contest. After receiving hundreds of submissions from schools and parishes throughout the archdiocese, four students in each of four grade categories have been selected and have received their awards.

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Rediscover: A personal relationship with Jesus

Rediscover: A personal relationship with Jesus

| April 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

What can I do to draw closer to Jesus?
The Jesus question
What is THE question for today’s teens?
Harvard or heaven: Admission that matters

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Easter joy extends throughout 50-day season

Easter joy extends throughout 50-day season

| Father Michael Van Sloun for The Catholic Spirit | April 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

Greatest of Christian feasts can’t be adequately observed in a single day

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Rediscover Jesus’ greatest teachings

Rediscover Jesus’ greatest teachings

| March 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Jesus teaches us what to believe, how to live
Matthew Kelly: What are Jesus’ greatest teachings?
Sisters ‘live Jesus’ in troubled Minneapolis neighborhood
Gospel living at Taco Bell
Eucharist, other sacraments offer strength
Keeping God at center of one’s life is final talk topic

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Rediscover: Jesus

Rediscover: Jesus

| February 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

– Who is Jesus? He is Lord, God with us

– An invitation from Jesus

– What a friend Maple Lake man has in Jesus

– Nursery wisdom and faith formation

– ‘The Rediscover: Hour’ set to begin on Relevant Radio

– Story of human race offers answers about where we belong

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Jesus, the greatest and the model evangelizer

Jesus, the greatest and the model evangelizer

| Father Michael Van Sloun for The Catholic Spirit | October 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

Evangelization is to tell the story of Jesus; to introduce or reintroduce people to Jesus; to bring others to belief and help them to deepen their faith; and to proclaim, share and spread the Gospel message.

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Body of Christ goes beyond close-knit relationships

Body of Christ goes beyond close-knit relationships

| June 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

In my young adult years, it was such a joy to attend Mass with a group of friends who all participated in the same Bible study.

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Plan to make a good Lent this year

Plan to make a good Lent this year

| Father Michael Van Sloun For The Catholic Spirit | March 1, 2011 | 0 Comments

Lent is a penitential season, a time to “turn away from sin and be faithful to the Gospel” (Mark 1:15). The season lasts for 40 days, the same amount of time Jesus spent in prayer and fasting in the desert.

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21st Century Stations of the Cross (multimedia meditation)

21st Century Stations of the Cross (multimedia meditation)

| February 23, 2011 | 3 Comments

There is something powerful about revisiting the final moments of Jesus’ life as a human being. That’s what draws many Catholics to meditate on the Stations of the Cross.

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