Tag: Prayer

What gift will you give to Jesus this Christmas?

What gift will you give to Jesus this Christmas?

| Jeff Cavins for The Catholic Spirit | December 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

Though Christmas will soon be happening on the liturgical calendar, the rest of the world has already been celebrating Christmas with decorations in every shop window and every ad on television.

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Advent: Rescuing the real meaning of the season

Advent: Rescuing the real meaning of the season

| November 20, 2012 | 1 Comment

For the world of business and retail, the Christmas season began right after the kids shed their Halloween costumes and started unwrapping their treats.

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Three parishes share stewardship success stories

Three parishes share stewardship success stories

| Kristi Anderson for The Catholic Spirit | October 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Catholics understand stewardship as a way of life — as an opportunity and responsibility to receive God’s gifts gratefully, cultivate them responsibly, share them lovingly in justice with others, and return them with increase to the Lord.

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For birth moms, a special day of prayer, sharing and healing

For birth moms, a special day of prayer, sharing and healing

| July 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

To recognize the pain that often lingers for birth mothers, to honor their sacrifices and to provide opportunities for healing, the Office of Marriage, Family and Life of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis is hosting a retreat day Saturday, July 14 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at St. Peter Church, 1405 Hwy. 3 in Mendota.

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Bidding farewell on a feast day

Bidding farewell on a feast day

| June 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

St. Thomas More in St. Paul closes west campus, marks final day with eucharistic procession.

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‘Catholic Briefcase’ gives workers tools to integrate faith into work

‘Catholic Briefcase’ gives workers tools to integrate faith into work

| Tom Bengtson for The Catholic Spirit | April 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

“The Catholic Briefcase: Tools for integrating faith and work” is a short guide for professionals who want to live their faith 24/7.

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Prayer for Religious Liberty

Prayer for Religious Liberty

| April 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

here is a suggested prayer for conscience rights and religious freedom from the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.

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Prayer vigil set for Good Friday

Prayer vigil set for Good Friday

| April 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

Fifteen local pastors will lead prayer throughout the day outside abortion facility

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Relationships among Christians continue to need prayer for unity

Relationships among Christians continue to need prayer for unity

| Father Erich Rutten | January 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Spirit asked Father Erich Rutten, who serves on the Archdiocesan Commission for Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs, to explain to readers as we celebrate the Jan. 18-25 Week of Prayer for Christian Unity: “What makes Christian unity relevant today?”

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Feast Day prayers for life

Feast Day prayers for life

| December 8, 2011 | 2 Comments

More than 100 gather to pray in front of Planned Parenthood’s new facility in St. Paul on the Feast of the Immaculate Conception Dec. 8.

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Remember 9/11 at Basilica’s ‘Songs of Hope’ concert Saturday night, Sept. 10

Remember 9/11 at Basilica’s ‘Songs of Hope’ concert Saturday night, Sept. 10

| September 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

Prayer-filled concert at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Basilica of St. Mary in Minneapolis will commemorate the September 11 attack. There is no admission charge.

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Blessed are the peacemakers, who turn Sept. 11 terror toward prayer for peace

Blessed are the peacemakers, who turn Sept. 11 terror toward prayer for peace

| Father Michael Van Sloun For The Catholic Spirit | August 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

Sept. 11, 2011 is the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center in New York City, one of the most horrific days in American history, a day that has changed our way of life in the United States and around the world.

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