Tag: Stations of the Cross

Recording artist Dana headlines Lenten program on Great Catholic Music

Recording artist Dana headlines Lenten program on Great Catholic Music

| February 21, 2020 | 0 Comments

Great Catholic Music, a free Catholic music platform with over 16,000 downloads, is partnering Irish Catholic recording artist Dana this Lent to bring listeners the hourlong program “The Stations of the Cross,” airing every Friday of the penitential season.

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Pope: Jesus’ Church offers truth, comfort despite efforts to discredit it

Pope: Jesus’ Church offers truth, comfort despite efforts to discredit it

| Carol Glatz | March 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

Jesus on the cross is an example of giving himself for others carried to the extreme, and Christians are called to be courageous in going against the current cultural stream of selfishness and going against the crowd that chases after worldly things, he said.

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Teacher-pilgrims from Our Lady of Grace bring home the Holy Land

Teacher-pilgrims from Our Lady of Grace bring home the Holy Land

| April 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Teacher-pilgrims from Our Lady of Grace in Edina to enhance school’s Holy Week experience

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St. Paul artist draws Stations of the Cross with modern spin

St. Paul artist draws Stations of the Cross with modern spin

| March 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

Much of Peter Kramer’s art, while smart, has a playful veneer. Among his drawing compilations is a book dedicated to the “care and feeding of single-celled animals” that treats amoebas and bacteria as pets; another is called “Diet for a Round Palate: A Cookbook of Round Food Recipes,” an ode of sorts to globular foods including eggs, pumpkins and blueberries. A Minneapolis-based architect, Kramer, 79, also has a line of foldable furniture, cheekily called “OUCH!,” should it actually fold while in use.

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Pope’s Via Crucis meditations will look at crosses humanity bears today

Pope’s Via Crucis meditations will look at crosses humanity bears today

| Carol Glatz | March 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

By reflecting on the Passion of Christ, the author of the Way of the Cross meditations for Pope Francis’ Good Friday service said he will focus on the suffering unfolding in the world today and how “the martyrs of the 21st century are undoubtedly the apostles of today.”

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The Catholic difference: Living inside the Bible

The Catholic difference: Living inside the Bible

| George Weigel | September 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

The priests and people of Pasierbiec recently constructed a stunning, contemporary Via Crucis, in which figures such as Blessed John Paul II are “inserted” into the traditional Stations of the Cross.

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Plan to make a good Lent this year

Plan to make a good Lent this year

| Father Michael Van Sloun For The Catholic Spirit | March 1, 2011 | 0 Comments

Lent is a penitential season, a time to “turn away from sin and be faithful to the Gospel” (Mark 1:15). The season lasts for 40 days, the same amount of time Jesus spent in prayer and fasting in the desert.

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21st Century Stations of the Cross (multimedia meditation)

21st Century Stations of the Cross (multimedia meditation)

| February 23, 2011 | 3 Comments

There is something powerful about revisiting the final moments of Jesus’ life as a human being. That’s what draws many Catholics to meditate on the Stations of the Cross.

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