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Swahili-speaking Catholics hope to draw fellow Africans back to the Church

Swahili-speaking Catholics hope to draw fellow Africans back to the Church

| August 7, 2017 | 1 Comment

Swahili hymns sung by a St. Alphonsus choir added a taste of their homelands to the liturgies and events of the weekend convention.

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Catholics to meet at Basilica following National Black Catholic Congress

Catholics to meet at Basilica following National Black Catholic Congress

| July 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

Twenty-six people from the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis were among more than 2,000 who attended the 12th National Black Catholic Congress July 6-9 in Orlando.

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Brooklyn Center parish hosts Vatican exhibit

Brooklyn Center parish hosts Vatican exhibit

| September 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

“The Vatican International Exhibition of The Eucharistic Miracles of the World” will be hosted by St Alphonsus, Brooklyn Center from Oct. 13 to 16.

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St. Alphonsus parish: A beautiful mosaic, a seamless garment

St. Alphonsus parish: A beautiful mosaic, a seamless garment

| Father William Bueche, C.Ss.R. For The Catholic Spirit | September 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

There is a phrase we use in card games: “to follow suit.” It simply means that you must play the same kind of card that the player who leads off has played. Here at St. Alphonsus parish, Brooklyn Center, that is a good way to describe how we became the multi-cultural parish that we are proud to be.

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Redemptorist priest enjoys multicultural parish

Redemptorist priest enjoys multicultural parish

| February 17, 2011 | 1 Comment

Father Pat Grile senses change is coming. As he celebrates his 40-year jubilee, the 65-year-old Redemptorist priest thinks his time as pastor of St. Alphonsus in Brooklyn Center may be coming to an end.

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