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September 22, 2020

Pastoral plan calls for renewed action to combat racism, sex abuse

Plan lays out objectives, actions for parishes

September 22, 2020

Pro-Life Ministry brings Christ’s hope, healing during times of uncertainty, unrest

To build a culture that cherishes and protects human dignity in every season of life, especially when threatened during these times of uncertainty and unrest, the Church spares no effort.

September 22, 2020

New UST endowment celebrates St. John Paul II’s legacy

The St. John Paul II Institute at the University of St. Thomas offers the only program in the nation that focuses on the Polish saint in the context of Polish history and culture.

September 22, 2020

Washington man designs Lego basilica replica and everything is awesome

For John Davisson, the past few months of the pandemic in Washington gave him more time to return to a hobby that began during his childhood: making Lego designs.

September 22, 2020

HENRITZE: Creating a culture of accompaniment at the parish

Whether it knows it or not, every parish is perceived by its parishioners and the surrounding community in a specific way.

September 22, 2020

SAMUELS: USCCB pastoral documents are guideposts to eradicate racism

In “Open Wide Our Hearts,” the Catholic bishops’ goals are to underscore fundamental Church teachings on the dignity of the human person. The document outlines that all human beings are created in the image of God.

September 15, 2020

'Deep sense of joy' should lead seminary, Cardinal DiNardo tells new Seminary rector

St. Mary’s Seminary Chapel saw two landmark events in the lineage of leaders of the Catholic Church in the Archdiocese on the same day.

September 8, 2020

Laura’s wreckage too close and too familiar

Meris Bridger has seen hurricane damage before, but never to her own family’s home. She spent time in New Orleans helping renovate after Hurricane Katrina 15 years ago, but the place she spent holiday celebrations for decades now had a massive pine tree that split the home in two like a log.

September 8, 2020

New pastoral ministry brings spiritual care to the traumatized

When people lose those close to them or see their homes destroyed by flood or other disasters, that forces them into a shelter. While there, many of them need someone to listen to them, said priests and deacons who serve on a newly formalized ministry recently approved by Daniel Cardinal DiNardo.

September 8, 2020

Preach the Gospel at all times: 'Capernuam,' a new LMS system, brings catechetical training to new fronts

The Archdiocese is using a new, more efficient and affordable way to manage training — Capernaum. Built on learning management software (LMS), Capernaum provides on-demand access to register and manage training options.

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