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Engaging in faith-filled, civil public discourse

Engaging in faith-filled, civil public discourse

| Archbishop Bernard Hebda | September 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

Recently, I had the opportunity to participate in one of St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Community’s Tegeder Talks. As explained to me, the Tegeder Talks are held periodically to remember a former pastor of the parish, Father Michael Tegeder, by continuing his “legacy of encouraging adult conversations about vital topics.”

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Participar en un discurso público civil y lleno de fe

Participar en un discurso público civil y lleno de fe

| Archbishop Bernard Hebda | September 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

Recientemente, tuve la oportunidad de participar en una de las Charlas Tegeder de la Comunidad Católica St. Frances Cabrini. Como se me explicó, las Charlas de Tegeder se llevan a cabo periódicamente para recordar a un antiguo sacerdote de la parroquia, el padre Michael Tegeder, al continuar con su “legado de fomentar conversaciones entre adultos sobre temas vitales”.

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Former Twin Cities pastor, hospital chaplain Father Thoomkuzhy dies in native India

Former Twin Cities pastor, hospital chaplain Father Thoomkuzhy dies in native India

| September 9, 2020 | 0 Comments

A priest of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis and longtime hospital chaplain died Aug. 26 in southwestern India, his home country. Father George Thoomkuzhy was 77. He ministered in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis from 2005 to his retirement in August 2014.

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Celebrate God’s mercy that forgives debts, and then do likewise

Celebrate God’s mercy that forgives debts, and then do likewise

| September 9, 2020 | 0 Comments

This weekend, my community of St. Patrick in Oak Grove finally gets to celebrate the elimination of our parish debt — after 19 years, thanks be to God!

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Pandemic affects not just physical, but also mental health

Pandemic affects not just physical, but also mental health

| Susan Klemond | September 8, 2020 | 0 Comments

As COVID-19 continues to wreak havoc physically, even bringing death into some people’s homes, the shutdown this spring and the virus’ continuing effects also have impacted mental health.

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The thread that ties it all together

The thread that ties it all together

| Jonathan Liedl | September 3, 2020 | 0 Comments

At the end of August, a couple nights before a good friend’s wedding, I had a chance to take part in his “dedication.” The dedication is a practice of the Community of Christ the Redeemer lay group, of which his now-wife is a part, during which a man is affirmed and advised by other men as he prepares to enter into married life.

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Theology of home: an invitation to reclaim what matters most

Theology of home: an invitation to reclaim what matters most

| Christina Capecchi | September 3, 2020 | 0 Comments

It’s become one of my favorite flourishes in interior design, one that always stops me in my Instagram scrolling. And here it was, on the cover of a book titled “Theology of Home: Finding the Eternal in the Everyday.”

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UST student collects Boxes of Joy for children in need

UST student collects Boxes of Joy for children in need

| Debbie Musser | September 2, 2020 | 0 Comments

Josh Mounsey knows firsthand the challenges faced by those living in undeveloped countries.

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A disciple is a decision-maker

A disciple is a decision-maker

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

Q) I made the decision to go on a trip with friends during this pandemic. We were planning on being safe, of course, and I came across the words “don’t cancel the trip” randomly in a book I was reading. But now I feel uneasy and I wonder if the Holy Spirit is trying to tell me something, or if it’s just me overthinking or even the bad spirit trying to confuse me and raise doubts.

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Building positive family ties with your in-laws

Building positive family ties with your in-laws

| Kate Soucheray | August 31, 2020 | 0 Comments

Family is at the heart of our happiness in life. St. John Paul the Great reminds us, “As the family goes, so goes the nation and so goes the whole world in which we live.” When we have disagreements with family members and in-laws, we can find ourselves in opposition to what our Catholic faith proposes is the building block to living a good and holy life.

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Digital Edition – August 27, 2020

Digital Edition – August 27, 2020

| August 27, 2020 | 0 Comments

Back on campus, Faithful citizenship, Confronting racism, Detroit priest’s invalid baptism, Msgr. Callaghan, Supreme Court transgender decision

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From readers – August 27, 2020

From readers – August 27, 2020

| August 27, 2020 | 0 Comments

More teaching on racism needed
Humble means
Banning David Haas’ music
A different scandal
Christian approach

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