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Pope establishes new theological institute for marriage and family

Pope establishes new theological institute for marriage and family

| September 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

On Tuesday Pope Francis issued a new motu proprio changing the legal status of the John Paul II Institute for Marriage and Family, making it a theological institute charged with studying marriage and the family from a scientific perspective.

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Faith, science, beauty: what doctors can learn from Catholic art

Faith, science, beauty: what doctors can learn from Catholic art

| September 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

The intersection of art, medicine, and faith in the Catholic tradition has a lot to teach today, especially if you’re a doctor.

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Salesian priest recounts harrowing tale of his capture, liberation

Salesian priest recounts harrowing tale of his capture, liberation

| September 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Salesian Fr. Tom Uzhunnalil was sitting in a room in an unknown location — one of several he had been relocated to during his 18-month imprisonment — when he received some unexpected news.

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Father Tom Uzhunnalil has been released, is headed to India

Father Tom Uzhunnalil has been released, is headed to India

| September 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

After more than 18 months of questions and uncertainty regarding the fate of Fr. Tom Uzhunnalil following his abduction by militants in Yemen, the priest has finally been set free and is on his way home to India.

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Stories of Fr. Stanley Rother, from those who knew him

Stories of Fr. Stanley Rother, from those who knew him

| September 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Unlikely. It’s a word often used to describe the story of Fr. Stanley Rother, an unlikely priest who came from an unlikely place in the middle of Oklahoma to take on an unlikely task and die an unlikely death, who is now on the unlikely path of becoming a canonized saint.

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Pope issues new directives on revision, translation of liturgical texts

Pope issues new directives on revision, translation of liturgical texts

| September 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Holy See has released a new “motu proprio” from Pope Francis outlining a shift in the responsibility of local bishops and the Apostolic See for the revision and approval of liturgical texts.

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Knights of Columbus raise $1.3 million for storm victims

Knights of Columbus raise $1.3 million for storm victims

| September 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

As Knights of Columbus members volunteer to aid the victims of recent storms, the organization has also raised over $1.3 million to help those affected by Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma.

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Parents: Support summer spiritual experiences

Parents: Support summer spiritual experiences

| September 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

With a new school year starting, the rest and relaxation of summer already seems a distant memory. But hundreds of youth across the diocese are looking to parents and parish mentors to help keep present the spiritual encounters of summer 2017.

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St. Croix Valley pregnancy center marks 30 years

St. Croix Valley pregnancy center marks 30 years

| September 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

Beginning Oct. 1, as many as 70,000 cars will pass by Options for Women in St. Croix Valley every day.

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The voice and spirit of the Diocese of Superior

The voice and spirit of the Diocese of Superior

| September 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

A history of the Diocesan Chorale.

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