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Life Briefs - September 2015

Posted by Grace Romanek

The Northern Cross - September 2015 Life News in Brief

40 Days for Life in the Diocese of Duluth

Those heartbroken about the recent release of the many shocking videos revealing Planned Parenthood’s practice of selling aborted baby body parts are invited to bring their prayerful presence during the ... Read More »

local briefs - September 2015

Posted by Grace Romanek

The Northern Cross - September 2015 Local News in Brief

St. Lawrence hosts breakfast for Bike and Build

On July 25, St. Lawrence Church hosted a breakfast for participants of the Bike and Build Organization. The nonprofit group organizes cross-country bicycle trips which benefits affordable housing groups. Each trip has ... Read More »

School Briefs - September 2015

Posted by Grace Romanek

The Northern Cross - September 2015 School News in Brief

St. Francis Foundation Dinner is Oct. 2

St. Francis of the Lakes Catholic School Foundation in Brainerd is hosting its 18th annual Foundation Dinner Oct. 2. The guest speaker will be Sister Paul Mary Dreger of the Franciscan Sisters ... Read More »

Why choose a Catholic school -September 2015

Posted by Grace Romanek

The Northern Cross - September 2015 ‘Why choose a Catholic school?’

By Julianne Blazevic

Have you ever walked into a Catholic school? Have you ever wondered what goes on in a Catholic school?

As a principal, I have talked to many people over the years who thought about sending their ... Read More »

Bishop Paul Sirba: Come walk with Jesus Sept. 12 for our 125th anniversary

Posted by Kyle Eller

Consider yourself invited! We are preparing for a great day. The celebration of “125 Years, Our Story, Our Faith” culminates with a Eucharistic Procession from the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Rosary to the Duluth Entertainment and Convention Center (DECC).

Every person is important and everyone is invited ... Read More »

School Article - Eucharistic Adoration for Children Builds Faith - August 2015

Posted by Grace Romanek

The Northern Cross Eucharistic adoration for children builds faith

By Teresa Matetich

“Let the children come to me . . . for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.” Matthew 19:14.

St. Joseph Catholic Community has been blessed to have many faith-filled people spend an hour each ... Read More »

Life News in Brief - August 2015

Posted by Grace Romanek

The Northern Cross Life News in Brief

40 Days for Life campaign kicks off Sept. 23

All people concerned for the sanctity of human life, especially the lives of babies in the womb, are called to participate in 40 Days for Life from Sept. 23 to Nov. 1. People ... Read More »

Local News in Brief - August 2015

Posted by Grace Romanek

The Northern Cross Local News in Brief

Jubilees

The following golden and silver jubilarians of St. Scholastica Monastery will be celebrated Aug. 22.

Golden jubilee (50 years)

Sister Beverly Raway

Sister Beverly Raway was born and attended school in Hastings. She attended the College of St. Scholastica and entered ... Read More »

Calendar - August 2015

Posted by Grace Romanek

The Northern Cross - August 2015 Calendar

Catholic Singles Group

Join Catholic singles group for August events! Walks on the Lakewalk every Monday at 5:30 p.m.; movies at Leif Erickson Park on Fridays at dusk; Bayfront Blues Fest Aug. 7-9; Classic Car show Wednesday, Aug. 12; dinner at Sir ... Read More »

What the world needs now: You and I to revive the difficult, disappearing art of forgiving

Posted by Kyle Eller

“If you forgive others their transgressions, your heavenly Father will forgive you. But if you do not forgive others, neither will your Father forgive your transgressions.” Matthew 6:14-15

This is, by any account, one of the more challenging teachings of Jesus. Life is full of wounds we’ve suffered at ... Read More »