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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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Jennifer Lahl decries exploitative fertility industry

Jennifer Lahl decries exploitative fertility industry

| Christina Capecchi | January 16, 2020 | 0 Comments

Jennifer Lahl’s experiences as a mother of four and a registered nurse inform her work at The Center for Bioethics and Culture Network. She’s looking out for young women who are exploited by the growing fertility industry, which globally is poised to exceed $52 billion in revenue in the next five years.

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Christopher West rolls out his 2020 ‘Made For More’ tour

Christopher West rolls out his 2020 ‘Made For More’ tour

| Christina Capecchi | January 16, 2020 | 0 Comments

Christopher West, 50, has devoted the past 25 years to teaching St. John Paul II’s Theology of the Body, and the father of five appears to be just hitting his stride. He has refined his message and molded his presentation into a two-and-a-half hour experience with sacred art and live music called “Made For More.”

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Digital Edition – January 16, 2020

Digital Edition – January 16, 2020

| January 16, 2020 | 0 Comments

Change of heart – Woman changes mind about abortion, Ad limina, Sex and surrogacy, Pitching the Catholic brand, Emmanuel Community, Pope indicates women’s leadership within Church may be increasing

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From Readers – January 16, 2020

From Readers – January 16, 2020

| January 16, 2020 | 0 Comments

Demand humane immigration

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Appointments – January 16, 2020

Appointments – January 16, 2020

| January 16, 2020 | 0 Comments

Archbishop Bernard Hebda has announced the following appointments in the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis

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Seeking joy beyond happiness

Seeking joy beyond happiness

| January 16, 2020 | 0 Comments

In a Peanut’s cartoon, Lucy asks Linus why God made people. Linus replies that God made people to make others happy. An obviously unhappy Lucy cries out, “Then somebody’s not doing their job!”

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Buscando gozo más allá de la felicidad

Buscando gozo más allá de la felicidad

| Father Charles Lachowitzer | January 16, 2020 | 0 Comments

En la caricatura de Peanuts, Lucy le pregunta a Linus por qué Dios hizo a la gente. Linus responde que Dios hizo felices a las personas para hacer felices a los demás. Una Lucy obviamente infeliz grita: “¡Entonces alguien no está haciendo su trabajo!”

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Pilgrims persevere through early morning, missed train

Pilgrims persevere through early morning, missed train

| Sara Kohl | January 15, 2020 | 0 Comments

Good morning! 

Actually, as I write this, it is evening here in Rome, but time has been a funny barrier for us pilgrims today, so I will stick with Minnesota time.

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A renewed commitment to our faith

A renewed commitment to our faith

| January 15, 2020 | 0 Comments

This new year offers us an opportunity for a renewed commitment to our faith. It can begin with a greater commitment to having faith in God, a God we can trust and rely on completely, in all situations, regardless of whether we fully believe he can help us.

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The story of our lives

The story of our lives

| Christina Capecchi | January 15, 2020 | 0 Comments

I’m beginning the new year with a clean office. It seems a good place to start, a practical way to set me up for any other resolutions I make.

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