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Minnesota Newsletters

Minnesota Newsletter: Spring 2017

June 6, 2017
"May Almighty God bless you and strengthen you in His service that you may honour Him, show courtesy to all, protect the weak and serve Christ in the sick and the poor. In the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit. Amen." Read More

Minnesota Newsletter: Winter 2017

February 1, 2017
"There is no strict correspondence between the Beatitudes and the Seven words from the Cross but Archbishop Fulton Sheen in his work, The Cross and the Beatitudes assumes that they are not unrelated. Both were delivered on a mountain; Our Lord begins His public life on the Mount of the Beatitudes and closed it on the Mount of Calvary. This book tells the story of how He practiced the meekness, the mercy and the poverty of the Beatitudes." Read More

Minnesota Newsletter: Fall 2016

October 1, 2016
" Contact with people who are weak and are crying out for communion is one of the most important nourishments in our lives. When we let ourselves be really touched by the gift of their presence, they leave something precious in our heart. If we remain at the level of 'doing' something for people, we can stay behind our barriers of superiority. We have to welcome the gift of the poor with open hands." Read More

Minnesota Newsletter: Summer 2016

June 21, 2016
"Community life demands that we constantly go beyond our own resources. If we do not have the spiritual nourishment we need, we will close in on ourselves and on our own comfort and security, or throw ourselves into work as an escape. We will throw up walls around our sensitivity; we will perhaps be polite and obedient, but we will not love. And when you do not love, there is no hope and no joy." Read More

Minnesota Newsletter: Spring 2016

April 20, 2016
"A growing community must integrate three elements: a life of silent prayer, a life of service and above all of listening to the poor and a community life through which all its members can grow in their own gift." Read More

Minnesota Newsletter: Winter 2016

January 15, 2016
"One of the marvelous things about community is that it enables us to welcome and help people in a way we couldn't as individuals." Read More

Minnesota Newsletter: January 2015

January 7, 2015
Our lives no longer belong to us alone. They belong to those who need us desperately. Read More

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