Posted on 01/15/2021 18:52 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
For the first time since 1974, when it first began, the message of the national March for Life to participants is: Stay home.
Posted on 01/15/2021 15:07 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
One theme heard during the Archdiocesan Pre-Synod Prayer and Listening Events in 2019 and 2020, attended by thousands of local Catholics, was a desire to better understand Church teaching. Boosting knowledge of Church teaching would also benefit preparations for the archdiocesan Synod in 2022.
Posted on 01/15/2021 14:57 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
Questions about authority and truth run through today’s culture, and the Catholic Church has some real answers, said Bill Stevenson, who Jan. 20 will lead the first part of a four-part Faith and Culture Series presented by the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis.
Posted on 01/15/2021 14:45 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
Busing students to Washington, D.C., for the annual National March for Life couldn’t happen this year because of the pandemic. So, Katie Walker and Maddie Schulte are helping to plan a one-day event in the Twin Cities Jan. 22, for young people and families.
Posted on 01/15/2021 13:02 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
President Donald Trump's decision to ask Congress to rescind billions of dollars in foreign aid spending is "extremely ill-advised," said a senior Catholic Relief Services official.
Posted on 01/15/2021 12:24 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
When John the Baptist saw Jesus coming toward him, he announced, “Behold, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sins of the world.” How is Jesus a lamb? How does Jesus take away sins?
Posted on 01/15/2021 11:44 AM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
As the new COVID-19 vaccines are being rolled out, several people have told me, “I don’t want a vaccine with any connection to abortion.”
Posted on 01/14/2021 17:46 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
Life after death, Faith and Culture series, Legislative preview, Capitol breach, Child protection leadership changes, Why do Catholics do that? Why I am Catholic
Posted on 01/14/2021 15:15 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
People lost many things in 2020, a year marked by a global pandemic and other challenges. But the most important things became clearer, said Ryan O’Hara, content creator with St. Paul’s Outreach, a Catholic college and university ministry based in St Paul.
Posted on 01/14/2021 14:44 PM (TheCatholicSpirit.com)
In the Gospel of John there are certain questions that jump off the page, significant beyond their immediate context. In the Gospel for the second Sunday of Ordinary Time (Jn 1:35-42) we have one such question. It is, in fact, Jesus’ first words in that Gospel account: “What are you looking for?”