Dianne Towalski

Dianne is a photographer and videographer for The Catholic Spirit. You can email her at towalskid@archspm.org.

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Cathedral pulls out all the stops for pipe organs’ inaugural concert

Cathedral pulls out all the stops for pipe organs’ inaugural concert

| October 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Photos and video: A standing-room-only crowd filled the church for the hour-long concert performed by the head organist of the Cathedral of Notre-Dame in Paris.

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Food ministry a win-win for parish and local businesses

Food ministry a win-win for parish and local businesses

| October 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Volunteers from St. Patrick parish in Edina collect prepared, perishable food donations from local restaurants and deliver them to Sharing and Caring Hands.

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Local Syrians find support at St. Maron

Local Syrians find support at St. Maron

| September 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Fadel Sakkal worries every day about his family in Syria.

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Minnesota native brings pro-life music to Champions for Life

Minnesota native brings pro-life music to Champions for Life

| September 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Danielle Rose will bring the gift of her pro-life music to the archdiocese Oct. 10 for a special performance and keynote address at the fifth annual Champions for Life luncheon and awards ceremony.

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Walking the sidelines – Vikings chaplain brings faith to the field

Walking the sidelines – Vikings chaplain brings faith to the field

| September 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Vikings chaplain brings faith to the field

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Students and teachers benefit from ‘flipped’ classroom

Students and teachers benefit from ‘flipped’ classroom

| August 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Using a “flipped classroom” approach, eighth-grade algebra students at Presentation School watch video lessons at home and work on “homework” during class.

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Neighborhood outreach pays off for Ascension School

Neighborhood outreach pays off for Ascension School

| August 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Ascension Catholic School has accepted 50 new students for the coming year and is opening two additional classrooms, due in large part to the school’s outreach to its north Minneapolis neighborhood.

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All are welcome

All are welcome

| August 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Mass celebrates gifts people with disabilities bring to archdiocese

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Mary Jo’s story: There’s more to tell in revised biography

Mary Jo’s story: There’s more to tell in revised biography

| August 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Mary Jo knew an updated version could reach even more people with her message of God’s love and her work with the poor and homeless, she said, and it could inspire readers to make a difference themselves.

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Minneapolis parish honors active members over 90

Minneapolis parish honors active members over 90

| July 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

St. Bridget in Minneapolis honored active parishioners who are age 90 or older with a special Mass and brunch July 27.

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Mississippi kids welcome group from Savage

Mississippi kids welcome group from Savage

| July 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

A group of 41 teens, young adults and chaperones from St. John the Baptist in Savage recently spent six days on a road trip to their sister parish, Immaculate Heart of Mary, in the small town of Houston, Miss., to organize a vacation Bible school program for elementary school students there.

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Healing . . . at last

Healing . . . at last

| July 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Fourth back surgery the charm for Venezuelan teen

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