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Easter victory in a time of pandemic

Easter victory in a time of pandemic

| Jonathan Liedl | April 8, 2020 | 0 Comments

O death, where is thy victory?

O death, where is thy sting?

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‘I’m not fine’: the power of an honest answer

‘I’m not fine’: the power of an honest answer

| Christina Capecchi | April 8, 2020 | 0 Comments

Stephanie Weinert’s Instagram followers have come to expect unfiltered captions to go with her pretty pictures. That’s why she has amassed 7,000 followers, who click on images of her five young children and, in doing so, access her tips on skincare, home decor and liturgical living.

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Knights of Columbus offers short-term loans to help dioceses meet needs

Knights of Columbus offers short-term loans to help dioceses meet needs

| April 7, 2020 | 0 Comments

The Knights of Columbus announced a new program March 27 to assist U.S. dioceses with short-term financing to help them and their parishes “weather the financial impact of the pandemic.”

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Theater overcomes obstacles to re-open, only to close again because of COVID-19

Theater overcomes obstacles to re-open, only to close again because of COVID-19

| Susan Klemond | April 5, 2020 | 0 Comments

Open Window Theatre’s temporary closure in March because of COVID-19 — just months after it re-opened in a new location — is one more opportunity to trust God, one of its co-founders said.

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A century ago, Minnesota Catholics also kept the faith during a pandemic

A century ago, Minnesota Catholics also kept the faith during a pandemic

| Susan Klemond | April 4, 2020 | 0 Comments

As the fall 1918 outbreak of the Spanish Flu in Minnesota killed almost 2,000 Twin Cities residents during what were also the final months of World War I, the archdiocese was also without a bishop.  

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How to live without Mass

How to live without Mass

| Father Michael Schmitz | April 1, 2020 | 0 Comments

Q. Masses have been canceled. How are we supposed to survive as Catholics, much less continue to grow and raise our families in the faith?

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Crisis accentuates what Leading With Faith Awards are all about; accepting nominations now

Crisis accentuates what Leading With Faith Awards are all about; accepting nominations now

| April 1, 2020 | 0 Comments

More than ever right now, we can show our gratitude to these leaders, who keep their eyes on Christ and serve as an example for everyone. Please lift up these women and men by nominating them for a Leading With Faith Award.

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Virtual Holy Week retreat to begin Palm Sunday

Virtual Holy Week retreat to begin Palm Sunday

| March 27, 2020 | 0 Comments

The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis is planning a virtual Holy Week retreat and inviting all to participate

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Digital Edition – March 26, 2020

Digital Edition – March 26, 2020

| March 26, 2020 | 0 Comments

Effects of COVID-19 on Catholic life, Pope announces
extraordinary ‘urbi et orbi’, Boy Scout saint?, U of M student accepts pope’s invite to economics conference, Homelessness, Abortion Providers Appreciation Day decried, Abuse accountability, Virtual Holy Week Retreat

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Tears of Jesus show he understands sorrow

Tears of Jesus show he understands sorrow

| Father Dan Haugan | March 26, 2020 | 0 Comments

Banksy, the anonymous English street artist and vandal, once said, “You die twice. One time when you stop breathing and a second time, a bit later on, when somebody says your name for the last time.”

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Precautions help protect seniors in care facilities

Precautions help protect seniors in care facilities

| Joe Ruff and Barb Umberger | March 26, 2020 | 0 Comments

“This is something we can all do for one another,” Father Matthew Ehmke told the congregation at 10:30 a.m. Mass March 8 at the senior living complex St. Therese of New Hope.

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Plenary indulgence ‘looses’ earthly punishments

Plenary indulgence ‘looses’ earthly punishments

| Father Tom Margevicius | March 26, 2020 | 0 Comments

Just as the sacrament of reconciliation removes the eternal punishment of sin by sacramental absolution, so too an Indulgence removes the temporal punishment of sin.

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