Tag: Mother of the Church

Be inspired by Mary, Christ’s first lay disciple, pope tells laypeople

Be inspired by Mary, Christ’s first lay disciple, pope tells laypeople

| Carol Glatz | May 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

During a quick morning visit to Tuscany, Pope Francis praised two lay communities there that are dedicated to living out the Gospel values of reciprocal love and cooperation.

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Catholics get chance to celebrate, think about Mary with new feast day

Catholics get chance to celebrate, think about Mary with new feast day

The Catholic Church doesn’t often add new celebrations to its pretty full liturgical calendar, but this year’s new feast day, Mary, Mother of the Church on May 21, has Catholics gearing up to mark the day or at least think a little more about Mary.

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Pope adds feast of Mary, mother of the church to universal calendar

Pope adds feast of Mary, mother of the church to universal calendar

| Cindy Wooden | March 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis has decreed that Latin-rite Catholics around the world will mark the feast of “the Blessed Virgin Mary, Mother of the Church” on the Monday after Pentecost each year.

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WINE conference keynotes talk ‘saints in the making,’ spiritual motherhood

WINE conference keynotes talk ‘saints in the making,’ spiritual motherhood

| Sarah Moon | February 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

The conference, with the theme, “Small Things, Great Love: It’s What We Do,” included speakers, confession, prayer teams, shopping at Catholic vendors and Mass with Bishop Andrew Cozzens.

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Father James Zappa, was pastor and actor

Father James Zappa, was pastor and actor

| November 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

Along with pastoring a large suburban parish, the priest who is remembered for his kindness was also a regular in the cast at the Minnesota Renaissance Festival, playing a cardinal of the Church.

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Baskets of love

Baskets of love

| November 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Burnsville parish members box Thanksgiving meals for those in need

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