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Appointments – June 20, 2019

Appointments – June 20, 2019

| June 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

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

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Hopeful that bishops’ resolve means results

Hopeful that bishops’ resolve means results

| June 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

As the bishops gathered in Baltimore last week, there were many different thoughts and emotions amid the seriousness of this last year’s events in the Church in the United States and globally. The most consistent sentiment was a deep, firm resolve to move forward to hold bishops and priests decidedly accountable for instances of sexual abuse of children or other vulnerable persons, sexual misconduct, or the mishandling of such cases. The four action items, which all passed by overwhelming majorities, expressed this resolve:

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Hay esperanza de que la resolución de los obispos significa resultados

Hay esperanza de que la resolución de los obispos significa resultados

| Bishop Andrew Cozzens | June 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

Cuando los obispos se reunieron en Baltimore la semana pasada, hubo muchos pensamientos y emociones diferentes en medio de la seriedad de los acontecimientos de este último año en la Iglesia en los Estados Unidos y a nivel mundial. El sentimiento más consistente fue una profunda y firme determinación de seguir adelante para responsatar decididamente a los obispos y sacerdotes de los casos de abuso sexual de niños u otras personas vulnerables, mala conducta sexual o el mal manejo de esos casos. Los cuatro elementos de acción, que todos pasaron por mayorías abrumadoras, expresaron esta determinación

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To kill the cult of personality

To kill the cult of personality

| Liz Kelly | June 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

A year or so ago, my very talented and prayerful assistant convinced me I needed to develop a better website. I dragged my feet — and legs, and arms, and torso and half-hermit heart. The thought of “marketing” makes me nauseous, and social media in general disturbs my spirit. I wonder what Jesus, who never consulted a publicist or created a branding strategy, thinks of such hubbub.

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Archdiocesan synod planned for 2021

Archdiocesan synod planned for 2021

| June 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

On June 8, Catholics from around the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis will gather at St. Peter in Mendota to pray with a particular intention in mind: to invite the Holy Spirit’s guidance throughout an archdiocesan synod process starting this year.

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Hundreds venerate St. John Vianney’s incorrupt heart, pray for renewal in the Church

Hundreds venerate St. John Vianney’s incorrupt heart, pray for renewal in the Church

| Sam Patet | June 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

When St. John Vianney died in 1859, he was one of the most well-known priests in France. Tens of thousands of pilgrims traveled annually to meet him, drawn by his sanctity and ability to read souls in the confessional.

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Congratulations 2019 Leading With Faith winners!

Congratulations 2019 Leading With Faith winners!

| June 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

Join us as we honor the winners at the Leading With Faith Award luncheon Thursday, August 1, at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul.

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Digital Edition – June 6, 2019

Digital Edition – June 6, 2019

| June 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

Archdiocesan Synod announced, Priest ordination, Renovated bells at St. Bernard, Venezuelan mission plans hospice, Priest appointments, Woman’s speaking ministry inspired by God’s love, K of Cs’ new look, Pope responds to McCarrick’s ministry sanction knowledge, Father John Clay retirement Mass

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Appointments – June 6, 2019

Appointments – June 6, 2019

| June 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

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

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Moving forward together

Moving forward together

| Archbishop Bernard Hebda | June 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

At this year’s Vigil of Pentecost, I will be formally announcing that our archdiocese will be embarking on a synod, our first since 1939.

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Synod executive committee members

Synod executive committee members

| June 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

FATHER JOSEPH BAMBENEK is pastor of St. Pius X and chaplain of Frassati Catholic Academy, both in White Bear Lake. As of July 1, he will join the Archdiocesan Catholic Center staff as assistant director of the archdiocesan synod and will help the Parish Services Team with parish planning. He was ordained in 2010 after working in strategic planning with electric utility companies in Michigan.

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When God heals wounded hearts, they become more beautiful

When God heals wounded hearts, they become more beautiful

| Susan Klemond | May 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

Yen Fasano, 36, knew her identity as a wife, mother, Catholic and Vietnamese-American, but something was missing.

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