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Coon Rapids parish offering Holy Hour for coronavirus prayers

Coon Rapids parish offering Holy Hour for coronavirus prayers

| March 11, 2020 | 0 Comments

Starting March 13 and continuing through April 3 Epiphany in Coon Rapids plans to offer a Holy Hour of prayer for those impacted by the coronavirus, which the World Health Organization declared March 11 is a global pandemic.

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Pope tells his elderly peers the prayers of the old are powerful

Pope tells his elderly peers the prayers of the old are powerful

| Cindy Wooden | December 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

On the eve of his 83rd birthday, Pope Francis met with a group of his peers — although many were a few years younger — and told them that “old age is a time of grace.”

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Catholic leaders urge prayers, unity after attacks in Spain

Catholic leaders urge prayers, unity after attacks in Spain

| Jonathan Luxmoore | August 18, 2017 | 1 Comment

Spanish church leaders urged prayers and national unity after two terrorist attacks left at least 19 people dead.

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Trump presidency receives words of hope, prayers for civility

Trump presidency receives words of hope, prayers for civility

| January 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Words of congratulations as well as caution emerged from political and religious leaders as President Donald J. Trump was inaugurated Jan. 20.

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Prayer can’t change nature, but it can change our hearts

Prayer can’t change nature, but it can change our hearts

| Father Charles Lachowitzer | February 18, 2016

The word “lent” means spring. For all those who have been praying for spring, our prayers have been answered! Except, this is not exactly the spring we wanted. The ground is still frozen and covered with snow. There are no leaves on the trees, no flowers, no warmth, and the wind howls with a biting sting.

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