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We Are Easter People in a Good Friday World

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As our cities are mourning the loss of Daunte Wright while still grappling with the workings of the legal system in the death of George Floyd, we are reminded of the need for peace – the true peace that can only come with justice. As we all stand in the need of prayer this week and beyond...

Brittany's Place - Spring Collection

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It’s time for our Spring drive, collecting items for Brittany’s Place – our local home for girls and young women who are healing from human trafficking. Bins are set up in the Parish Giving Center and we are open for donations until May 16. Detailed lists of needed...

Rice Bowl 2021, March 30, 2021

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What's In Your Rice Bowl? As Lent began, we talked about the familiar Christian trio of prayer, fasting and almsgiving. We can, of course, do these things all year but many of us find that paying special attention to them as a path to Easter bears fruit. Here we are -- Easter. Can you identify a...

Amplifying Black Voices: Bishop Michael B. Curry

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The Task of Easter I recently read a book, Love Is the Way: Holding on to Hope in Troubling Times by an Episcopal bishop, Michael B. Curry. After reading his work, I was not at all surprised to see the following quote in the wake of the recent Atlanta shooting and also the rise in...

Rice Bowl 2021 - March 25, 2021

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Puppet Shows Bring Health and Nutrition to Madagascar Half of all children in Madagascar don’t have enough nutritious food to  stay healthy. Community health workers trained by Catholic Relief Services use the puppets to teach families about doctor visits, handwashing...

Amplifying Black Voices: Be the Bridge

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Not long after George Floyd’s death, I came upon an organization called Be the Bridge. I mentioned it in this space and since then I know some of you have used it as a resource. Building bridges of solidarity is such an integral part of Catholic social teaching and will surely lead us...

Rice Bowl 2021 - March 18, 2021

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Bean Cakes from Burkina Faso. Gallo Pinto from Nicaragua. Are you hungry yet? Eating more simply is a way of life with so many benefits. One of those benefits is the Lenten practice of fasting, which can help us make room in our hearts for those without enough to sustain them. As the Ash...

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