Tag: Charismatic

Supreme Court nomination draws attention to People of Praise

Supreme Court nomination draws attention to People of Praise

| October 6, 2020 | 0 Comments

About 440 people in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis are among more than 1,600 around the U.S., Canada and the Caribbean who count themselves members of People of Praise, a charismatic covenant community that welcomes all Christians and works for the common good.

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Don’t know much about the Holy Spirit? New ‘school’ aims to change that

Don’t know much about the Holy Spirit? New ‘school’ aims to change that

| January 14, 2020 | 0 Comments

“There’s a lot of Catholics who have heard about the Father and heard about Jesus but know very little about the Spirit,” Father Michael Becker said. “And many haven’t really experienced the Holy Spirit. … There needs to be a kind of an awakening to the gift. And once there is, wow. Joy floods the soul, and longing for others to experience the Holy Spirit becomes a great mode of evangelization.”

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With hope for local Church renewal, charismatic Mass opens pre-synod process

With hope for local Church renewal, charismatic Mass opens pre-synod process

| June 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Mass marked the beginning of a process leading up to an archdiocesan synod, a gathering of delegates from around the archdiocese to discern, with the archbishop, pastoral priorities for the archdiocese’s immediate future.

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Be witnesses of love, pope tells charismatic movement

Be witnesses of love, pope tells charismatic movement

| Junno Arocho Esteves | June 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

Service, charity and love must be the hallmarks of the charismatic renewal movement, Pope Francis said.

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Charismatics pray for personal experience of Pentecost

Charismatics pray for personal experience of Pentecost

| Susan Klemond for The Catholic Spirit | August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Charismatic praise, including praying in other tongues and raising hands in worship, was foreign to Allen Illgen. But he decided to attend the Archdiocesan Catholic Charismatic Renewal Office’s rally, “The Lavish Gifts of God” held Aug. 9 in Eagan, because he had experienced the power of the Holy Spirit and wanted to learn more about the Spirit’s gifts.

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