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Essay contest: ‘Each of Us is a Masterpiece of God's Creation!’

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‘Each of Us Is a Masterpiece of God’s Creation!’

The Northern Cross

The Office of Marriage and Family Life for the Diocese of Duluth, funded by the United Catholic Appeal and the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops Home Mission, is proud to announce the winners of the second annual ... Read More »

9 Days for Life Novena, Day 9

Posted by Kyle Eller

Intercession

May we treat others with the love & respect that is due to each person as a “masterpiece of God’s creation.” Prayers

Our Father, 3 Hail Marys, Glory Be Reflection

When God created each of us, He did so with precision and purpose, and He looks on each ... Read More »

9 Days for Life Novena, Day 8

Posted by Kyle Eller

Intercession

For an end to all domestic violence. Prayers

Our Father, 3 Hail Marys, Glory Be Reflection

“A correct reading of Scripture leads people to an understanding of the equal dignity of men and women and to relationships based on mutuality and love. Beginning with Genesis, Scripture teaches that ... Read More »

9 Days for Life Novena, Day 7

Posted by Kyle Eller

Intercession

For an end to the use of the death penalty in our country. Prayers

Our Father, 3 Hail Marys, Glory Be Reflection

As Catholics, we believe and put our hope in a merciful and loving God. We are conscious of our own brokenness and need for redemption. Our ... Read More »

Liz Hoefferle: Those in consecrated life point us toward eternal life

Posted by Kyle Eller

By Liz HoefferleHanding on the Faith “If you wish to be perfect, go, sell what you have and give to [the] poor, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come, follow me” (Matthew 19:21).

With these words, Jesus calls the rich young man to a more perfect love. ... Read More »

Editorial: It’s January, and it’s that time again

Posted by Kyle Eller

Every January we do our thing, marking the vigil that began Jan. 22, 1973, when the U.S. Supreme Court tossed out numerous state laws and invented a constitutional right to abortion — a right to take with violence the most innocent of human lives — through all nine months ... Read More »

‘We shall overcome’ in fight against abortion, says Cardinal O’Malley

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By Mark Pattison/Catholic News Service — Evoking a phrase long associated with the civil rights movement, Cardinal Sean P. O’Malley of Boston told an overflow crowd in Washington that “we shall overcome” in the fight against abortion.

Quoting Pope Francis in his homily Jan. 21 during the opening Mass ... Read More »

9 Days for Life Novena, Day 6

Posted by Kyle Eller

Intercession

May each person suffering from the loss of a child through abortion find hope & healing in Christ. Prayers

Our Father, 3 Hail Marys, Glory Be Reflection

Today, on this 42nd anniversary of Roe v. Wade, we consider the past four decades in which our society has legally ... Read More »

Kyle Eller: Message of the popes: We are all in this together, so let’s leave no one behind

Posted by Kyle Eller

I’m not aware of any theological principle that grants to popes a charism of coining pithy phrases that sum up profound issues in just a few words, but the three popes in my life as a Catholic have all had a knack for it.

When we think of our ... Read More »

9 Days for Life Novena, Day 5

Posted by Kyle Eller

Intercession

May all people reject pornography and discover the true meaning of love through an encounter and relationship with Christ. Prayers

Our Father, 3 Hail Marys, Glory Be Reflection

Today we honor the life of St. Agnes, a 12-year old girl martyred in Rome in 304 AD. Agnes never ... Read More »