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Parents Of Fallen Soldier: A ‘No’ Vote Honors All Vets

The parents of a gay Minnesota soldier killed in Afghanistan are leading an effort to defeat the proposed marriage amendment.

09/25/2012

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Opinion: Nuns Tour To Protest Ryan Budget

A group of Catholic nuns have started a bus tour challenging the Ryan budget plan and its cuts to social programs.

06/21/2012

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Minn. Gay Marriage Vote Divides State’s Clergy

Members of Minnesota’s clergy are increasingly taking sides on the amendment to ban gay marriage in the state constitution.

06/08/2012

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Fmr. Catholic Priests: Vote ‘No’ On Gay Marriage Amendment

A group representing 80 former Catholic priests from throughout the state of Minnesota gathered at the Lake Harriet band stand this morning to encourage a no vote on the marriage initiative for the Minnesota Constitution.

05/17/2012

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Judge Orders Arrest In Anti-Catholic Court Filings

A judge has ordered the arrest of a Minnesota attorney who has made repeated anti-Catholic slurs in court filings.

01/04/2012

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Minn. Church Plans Session About Ex-Deacon Abuse

Catholic officials in St. Cloud will hold a listening session this weekend to address allegations that a former deacon sexually abused at least two boys some 40 years ago.

12/03/2011

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Mass It Is A-Changin’, But Many Catholics Don’t Know It

Changes are coming to Roman Catholic Mass, but a recent survey by Georgetown University shows more than 70 percent of those in the pews are unaware of what those changes are.

11/06/2011

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Wis. Bishops Want Concealed Weapons Out Of Church

Wisconsin’s Catholic bishops are urging parishioners to keep their concealed weapons out of church.

10/31/2011

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Humor And Religion: Lino Rulli Has Success Mixing Both

Growing up in St. Paul, Lino Rulli dreamed of being a comedian. His humor has given him to a successful career but in an unlikely venue — with a national radio show on Catholicism.

09/28/2011

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Top Catholic Educator Concealed Abuse Knowledge

Kevin Price was struggling with memories of the sexual abuse he says he suffered at the hands of a high school teacher, so he reached out to the religious order that runs the Catholic school he attended.

12/07/2010

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Scope Of Pope’s Comment On Condoms Questioned

A new book by Pope Benedict XVI is on shelves in Europe, and Roman Catholics around the world are trying to decide whether his comments about condom use answers a very narrow question, or signals a major change in Catholic doctrine.

11/23/2010

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Former La Crosse, Wis. Bishop Is Now A Cardinal

Former La Crosse Bishop Raymond Burke has been elevated to the title of cardinal.

11/20/2010

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Gay Issues Spark Debate At Minn. Catholic School

The student newspaper at a Roman Catholic prep school in suburban St. Louis has sparked a debate over free speech by defending gay teenagers and criticizing a DVD by Minnesota’s Catholic bishops that denounced same-sex marriage.

11/16/2010

Twin Cities Catholics To Close 21 Churches

The Archdiocese of St. Paul-Minneapolis plans to close 21 Catholic churches around the Twin Cities metro area and dozens more would share priests under a reorganization plan unveiled this weekend.

10/17/2010

Major Changes in Archdiocese Reorganization

  Some churches will be closed and some parishes merged under plans being unveiled this weekend to re-organize the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis. Under the plan, 21 churches will close, reflecting changing demographics. […]

10/16/2010

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