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Inspired by WINE, National Catholic Women’s Conference draws 1,200

Inspired by WINE, National Catholic Women’s Conference draws 1,200

| Sharon Wilson | November 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

More than 1,200 women from more than 25 states gathered at the Shrine of Our Lady of Czestochowa in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, Oct. 21 for the first National Catholic Women’s Conference, under the umbrella of WINE: Women In the New Evangelization.

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For pilgrims, Italy’s female saints show faith’s history, beauty and depth

For pilgrims, Italy’s female saints show faith’s history, beauty and depth

| Clare Kolars | August 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Wine tasting, history lessons and Italy’s great female saints.

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Archdiocese names interim evangelization office director

Archdiocese names interim evangelization office director

| June 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

A parishioner of St. Peter in Mendota, Crocker is a longtime volunteer with the archdiocese and was the chairwoman for the 2014 Rediscover: Catholic Celebration. She has also worked as an outreach coordinator for the Minnesota Catholic Conference.

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WINE conference focuses on redemptive suffering, mercy

WINE conference focuses on redemptive suffering, mercy

| February 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

“WINE is about coming together to do the will of God” with “a charisim of unity,” Kelly Wahlquist, WINE’s founder, said as she opened the Feb. 6 conference.

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Women’s ministry to host Italian pilgrimage in June

Women’s ministry to host Italian pilgrimage in June

| January 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

The destination is especially appropriate, given the Holy Year of Mercy, said WINE founder Kelly Wahlquist; pilgrims will walk through the Holy Doors at St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome.

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New women’s ministry to host Feb. 14 event

New women’s ministry to host Feb. 14 event

| January 13, 2015 | 2 Comments

The WINE: Women In the New Evangelization Catholic Women’s Conference will feature two speakers: Nancy Jo Sullivan, a parishioner of St. Peter in Richfield whose testimony will include spiritual lessons learned from her late daughter who had Down syndrome, and Patty Schneier, an author from the Archdiocese of St. Louis who will focus on evangelization tips for “the ordinary Catholic.”

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Who can give blessings? Why mix water with wine?

Who can give blessings? Why mix water with wine?

| Father Kenneth Doyle | October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Q. Can anyone other than a priest or deacon do a Catholic blessing?
Q. I have long wondered why the priest mixes water with the wine at the offertory of the Mass. I have done some research and learned that this was the practice as early as the second century, but I don’t understand why it is done.

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