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Schools Article April 2014

Posted by Grace Romanek

Schools ArticleApril 2014 Everything else is south…

By Dawn FleslandMy mother was recently on vacation in Nevada and ran into another Minnesotan while there. “Which town are you from?” she asked the new acquaintance.

“Northern Minnesota,” the woman replied.

“Me too, are you from The Falls?” exclaimed my mom. ... Read More »

Schools News Briefs April 2014

Posted by Grace Romanek

School News BriefsApril 2014 Open houses

Catholic schools in the Diocese of Duluth currently have or will soon have registration open houses for students for the 2014-15 school year. Contact your local Catholic school for registration information. Catholic schools in the Diocese of Duluth are:

Brainerd: St. Francis of ... Read More »

Local Life News Briefs April 2014

Posted by Grace Romanek

Local Life News BriefsApril 2014 Feminists for Life speaker coming to St. Scholastica

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Racial justice and women’s advocate Joyce McCauley-Benner will lecture about the need for resources and support for pregnant and parenting students, especially those who become pregnant through sexual assault. McCauley-Benner, a Feminists for ... Read More »

Local News Briefs April 2014

Posted by Grace Romanek

Local News BriefsApril 2014 Divine Mercy Sunday celebrations scheduled at area parishes

Divine Mercy Sunday celebrations will take place at the following parishes on April 27.

Cloquet: Queen of Peace Church, 102 Fourth St.; (218) 879-6793; 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, Divine Mercy Chaplet, ... Read More »

Calendar April 2014

Posted by Grace Romanek

CalendarApril 2014 Adoration

The clustered parishes of Immaculate Heart Church, Crosslake, and St. Emily’s Church, Emily, will have perpetual adoration in the chapel at Immaculate Heart during the remaining weeks of Lent. Exposition will continue until 6 p.m. April 16. Tuna pizza fundraiser

During Lent a special tuna pizza ... Read More »

Kyle Eller: Becoming Catholic — my story

Posted by Kyle Eller

By Kyle EllerMere Catholicism

Ten years ago this month, by God’s grace, I was received into the Catholic Church by Bishop Dennis Schnurr at the Easter Vigil at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Rosary in Duluth. Kyle EllerMere Catholicism

I could never finish counting the blessings God ... Read More »

Bishop Paul Sirba: It’s been one busy Lent in our diocese

Posted by Kyle Eller

By Bishop Paul SirbaFiat Voluntas Tua

I was just getting used to the snow and now it is melting. I look forward to spring, but I remain much more hopeful about the Lord’s Resurrection.

We are blest in the Northland because nature itself reflects the glories of the Risen ... Read More »