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Program Helps Reunite Mother And Daughter Via Sobriety

When we talk about drug rehabilitation, most of us think it only deals with sobriety. But a big part of recovery also focuses on rebuilding relationships destroyed by drug use. In this edition of our “Trees of Hope” series, we focus on how Minnesota Adult and Teen Challenge helped a mother and daughter reconnect.

12/11/2014

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Pope Francis Says He Won’t Judge Gays

Pope Francis said today, he won’t judge clergy for their sexual orientation, and that he will not judge anyone gay who is searching for the Lord. The Pope also said he believes women should play a greater role in the church.

07/29/2013

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Good Question: How Is The Date Of Easter Determined?

Easter is the celebration of the resurrection of Jesus Christ, but it falls on a different date every year.

03/27/2013

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Argentine Jorge Bergoglio Elected Pope Francis

Jorge Bergoglio of Argentina was elected pope Wednesday and chose the name Francis, becoming the first pontiff from the Americas and the first from outside Europe in more than a millennium.

03/13/2013

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Who Is Jorge Mario Bergoglio?

Pope Francis is the first ever from the Americas, an austere Jesuit intellectual who modernized Argentina’s conservative Catholic church.

03/13/2013

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St. Thomas Law Prof: Conclave ‘A Delightful, Quirky Tradition’

Cardinals have filed into the Sistine Chapel for the conclave to elect the next pope amid deep divisions and uncertainty over who will lead the 1.2 billion-strong Catholic Church.

03/12/2013

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What Happens Now That Pope Benedict Is Stepping Down?

Declaring that he lacks the strength to do his job, Pope Benedict XVI announced Monday he will resign Feb. 28 — becoming the first pontiff to step down in 600 years.

02/11/2013

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Lutherans May Voice Opposition To Marriage Amendment

Lutherans in Minnesota plan to officially voice their opposition to the proposed state constitutional amendment that would ban same-sex marriage.

02/17/2012

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Community In Elk River Discusses Controversial Church

On Friday night, more than 100 people met at Elk River High School to talk about what they call spiritual abuse at controversial church.

09/09/2011

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Elk River Church’s Practices Stirs Controversy

On Friday night, dozens of families are expected to discuss how they believe a church in the north metro has too much control. On its website, The Crossing in Elk River states it is “A church for people who don’t do church.”

09/07/2011

Easter Eggs

Good Question: Why Is Easter So Late This Year?

Easter is still two weeks away this year, falling on April 24. Last year Easter was April 4. Some years it’s March. The varying dates have even some avid churchgoers confused.

04/15/2011

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State Sen. Wants Jesus Out Of Senate Prayers

A state senator who is Jewish said Tuesday she was “highly uncomfortable” while a visiting Baptist pastor repeatedly mentioned Jesus Christ and Christianity in a prayer on the floor of the state Senate a day earlier, and wants to require that prayers in the chamber be nondenominational.

03/15/2011

Church, Generic, Cross

Chaplain Wants Ideas For Packers Homily

If you have any suggestions for what the Green Bay Packers’ chaplain should tell the team right before the game, he wants to hear from you.

01/31/2011

Steele Talkin' with Jearlyn Steele – 8/29/10

Groups from several religions are handing out information to attendees of the State Fair.  Is this the place to pass out info on Christianity, Islam, and more beliefs?  Christian Collins Winn, associate professor of Biblical […]

08/30/2010

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