Tag: photography

Red Wing deacon helps inmates send Christmas greetings

Red Wing deacon helps inmates send Christmas greetings

| Melenie Soucheray | December 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Cody Rieck, a 21-year-old inmate, has participated in the Christmas photo program before and called it “heartwarming.” He said it makes him happy to be able to do something nice for his friends and family.

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In Pictures – December 4, 2014

In Pictures – December 4, 2014

| December 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

CLIMATE CHANGE
SIX NEW SAINTS

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Sayonara, summer

Sayonara, summer

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

As summer will soon come to an end, The Catholic Spirit wanted to highlight just a few of the ways priests in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis celebrated the season with the local faithful.

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Snapshots of grace: Capturing the sacred in daily life

Snapshots of grace: Capturing the sacred in daily life

| Christina Capecchi | December 16, 2010 | 1 Comment

Funny how a single picture can change everything.

In the tiny town of Bovey, Minn., four years into World War I, an old man peddling foot scrapers knocked on Eric Enstrom’s door.

Eric was 43, a Swedish immigrant who had bought land, opened a photography studio and raised his kids to speak perfect English. He fed the peddler and studied him. There was something striking about the man, a gentle strength in his deep wrinkles and straggly beard.

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