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CRS Rice Bowl

CRS Rice Bowl

| February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Catholic Relief Services Rice Bowl recipes and reflections

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Video: Why no meat on Fridays in Lent?

Video: Why no meat on Fridays in Lent?

| February 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Abstinence is one of our oldest Christian traditions.

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Boy’s heroism spurs Wisconsin players’ trip to New York for his funeral

Boy’s heroism spurs Wisconsin players’ trip to New York for his funeral

| Benjamin Wideman | February 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

For the first 20 minutes of their 12-and-a-half-hour bus ride from upstate New York back to Manitowoc, Wisc. head coach Phil Budervic and five members of the Silver Lake College of the Holy Family men’s basketball team sat silent.

It was a time for reflection, considering what they’d just been part of.

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Being accountable to the people we serve

Being accountable to the people we serve

| Bishop Lee Piché | February 13, 2014

The financial information contained in this edition of The Catholic Spirit and posted online covers the 2013 and 2012 fiscal years, which ended on June 30, 2013 and 2012. Thanks to you, support for ministry across this local Church remains strong. Local Catholics’ steadfast support for ministry to fulfill the mission of the Church speaks to the unwavering faith of those who make up this local Church. Catholics understand that the tragic moral failure of a few does not define who we are as Catholics.

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Transparency, best practices remain priorities, says finance officer

Transparency, best practices remain priorities, says finance officer

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

He calls media reports of ‘secret’ archdiocesan accounts inaccurate

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A Valentine’s gift that could save someone’s life

A Valentine’s gift that could save someone’s life

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

This year, if you’re looking for a Valentine’s Day gift for a family member or friend, you may consider giving chocolate — it just might help save someone’s life.

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Rediscover: speakers series kicks off Feb. 3

Rediscover: speakers series kicks off Feb. 3

| January 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Rediscover: faith 2014 Speakers Series begins Monday, Feb. 3, with “Why Pray” at Holy Name of Jesus in Wayzata. St. John Neumann in Eagan hosts the session Feb. 4.

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Still called to serve . . . at age 90

Still called to serve . . . at age 90

| January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

On a recent weekday morning, Len Lorence got up early, as he always does, and prayed the rosary with Lucille, his wife of 67 years.

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Students’ prayers answered outside St. Paul abortion clinic

Students’ prayers answered outside St. Paul abortion clinic

| Maddie Schulte for The Catholic Spirit | January 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

I will always remember Nov. 23, 2013. It was Mahtomedi High School’s pro-life group’s first time praying for life at a place where abortions take place, the Planned Parenthood in St. Paul.

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Rediscover the power and peace of prayer

Rediscover the power and peace of prayer

| Bishop Andrew Cozzens | January 15, 2014

“We cannot claim to have a real, living relationship with Jesus if we do not have some time each day when we consciously set aside everything and spend time in prayerful conversation with Jesus and the Trinity.” – Bishop Andrew Cozzens

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Christ’s new year resolution: ‘I make all things new’

Christ’s new year resolution: ‘I make all things new’

| January 2, 2014

We have all had the experience of starting over. Sometimes that is a good thing, and sometimes not.

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