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As stay-at-home orders continue, Bishop Cozzens offers advice to young adults

As stay-at-home orders continue, Bishop Cozzens offers advice to young adults

| April 24, 2020 | 0 Comments

Relaxed and visiting for more than an hour from his residence, Bishop Andrew Cozzens of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis fielded about 20 questions April 23 in a livestreamed chat called “Quarantine with Cozzens: Conversation for Young Adults.”

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Last day in Rome includes journey through time

Last day in Rome includes journey through time

| Maggee Becker and Kelsey (Becker) Weinandt | January 18, 2020 | 0 Comments

On our last day in Rome, our group of 25 young adults were reminded of the journey Christians have taken through history, dating back to the day Jesus died on the Cross.

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A pilgrim reflects: Finding beauty in the Church

A pilgrim reflects: Finding beauty in the Church

| Mitchell Kohler | January 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

We were blessed to attend the weekly general audience with Pope Francis while on our ad limina pilgrimage with the bishop of Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota, and at the end of the audience we were able to take a picture with him.

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History lesson: gladiators and martyrs to the faith

History lesson: gladiators and martyrs to the faith

| Will Herrmann | January 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

Following Sunday Mass at the Pontifical North American College (celebrated by alumnus Archbishop Hebda and assisted by seminarians from our archdiocese), we met art historian Elizabeth Lev for a tour of pre-Christian Rome, beginning at the iconic Colosseum.

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A pilgrimage within a pilgrimage: Assisi

A pilgrimage within a pilgrimage: Assisi

| January 12, 2020 | 0 Comments

Today, we took a pilgrimage within our pilgrimage, visiting Assisi, the home of Sts. Francis, Clare, and Agnes.

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Many prayers, little sleep, new adventures

Many prayers, little sleep, new adventures

| Mary Rose Rynda | January 11, 2020 | 0 Comments

The blessings of this pilgrimage start to unfold …

Upon arriving at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport with 24 other young adults on our way to Rome and the ad limina visit

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Young adults to share ad limina experiences in Rome through The Catholic Spirit

Young adults to share ad limina experiences in Rome through The Catholic Spirit

| January 3, 2020 | 0 Comments

Young adults traveling to Rome with Archbishop Bernard Hebda and Auxiliary Bishop Andrew Cozzens will share their trip with others even as they experience it.

That’s the plan for a regular blog posting on The Catholic Spirit website as 25 men and women ages 21 to 35 accompany the bishops Jan. 9-18 for the bishops’ Jan. 13 visit with Pope Francis.

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Young adults at FOCUS summit urged to help others live their faith

Young adults at FOCUS summit urged to help others live their faith

| Kirsten Bublitz | January 2, 2020 | 0 Comments

Young adult Catholics can lead others to God through their actions and daily experiences, a priest of the Diocese of Phoenix told the annual Student Leadership Summit of the Fellowship of Catholic University Students.

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Listening, mentoring key to keeping young adults, say Church workers

Listening, mentoring key to keeping young adults, say Church workers

| Elizabeth Bachmann | June 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

Curtis Martin, president and founder of the Fellowship of Catholic University Students, or FOCUS, is pictured in a Jan. 1, 2015, photo. Martin says young people who stick to the Church are the ones who have discovered their first love: Jesus. The reason so many young people are drifting away is because the Church has “lost its voice,” he said.

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Archbishop Hebda, Bishop Cozzens invite young adults to January ‘ad limina’ visit in Rome

Archbishop Hebda, Bishop Cozzens invite young adults to January ‘ad limina’ visit in Rome

| May 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

Archbishop Bernard Hebda’s second “ad limina” visit with a pope and Auxiliary Bishop Andrew Cozzen’s first will include some special guests — as many as 15 young adults are invited to accompany them on the trip to Rome.

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Archbishop listens, shares ideas on abuse crisis with young adults

Archbishop listens, shares ideas on abuse crisis with young adults

| December 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Archbishop Bernard Hebda listened, shared and reflected for more than two hours Dec. 10 with young adults concerned about healing the hurt and rebuilding the trust that has been lost in the Church sexual abuse scandal.

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Young adults want ‘genuine leadership’ in church, bishop says

Young adults want ‘genuine leadership’ in church, bishop says

| Carol Zimmermann | November 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

Near the close of the U.S. bishops’ Baltimore meeting, the church leaders turned their attention to the concerns of Catholic youths and young adults.

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