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May 16, 2013
Faith Brief for May 17
Christian Women luncheon planned BEMIDJI — There is a Christian Women’s May Day luncheon meeting at 1 p.m. Monday at the Peppercorn Restaurant. Bob Paulson’s Scandinavian creations will be featured along with special music by Mary Ann Lewis. Isalde Grayman of Harvey, N.D.,...
May 16, 2013 - 2:59pm
May 9, 2013
Faith briefs for May 10
Bemidji Area Aglow meeting scheduled BEMIDJI — Bemidji Area Aglow will meet from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Beltrami Electric Co-op. There will be role playing scenarios, small group exercises and a film clip from Graham Cooke. No childcare will be available. For details,...
May 9, 2013 - 2:55pm
May 2, 2013
Faith briefs for May 3
Spring brunch planned at Our Savior KELLIHER — The annual spring brunch begins at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 249 W Main St. The program will feature “The 23rd Psalm for Busy People.” The speaker is Rhonna Ferdig from the Blackduck area. There will...
May 2, 2013 - 3:46pm
April 25, 2013
Faith briefs for April 26
Concert set at Evangelical Free BEMIDJI – The Evangelical Free Church will present the church’s Adult and Handbell choirs at 6 p.m. Sunday at 115 Carr Lake Road SW. The concert will be followed by desserts in the church’s Outreach Center. The event is free and open to the...
April 25, 2013 - 3:05pm
April 11, 2013
Faith briefs for April 12
Christian Women’s luncheon planned BEMIDJI – The Christian Women group of Bemidji will host a luncheon meeting at 1 p.m. Monday at Peppercorn Restaurant. Phyllis Casinelli from ReStore will be the featured presenter. Suzanne Berg of Mound, Minn., will discuss the joy of her life’s...
April 11, 2013 - 3:27pm
April 8, 2013
Nebraska priest named next Fargo Diocese bishop
FARGO – Pope Francis today appointed Monsignor John Thomas Folda of Nebraska to be the next bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Fargo. The Holy See made the announcement at noon in Rome, or 5 a.m. Fargo time, according to diocese spokeswoman Tanya Watterud. The Fargo Diocese serves...
news / region
April 8, 2013 - 7:32am
April 4, 2013
Faith Brief for April 5
New Salem church plans sale April 14 TURTLE RIVER – There will be a rummage and bake sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 14 at New Salem Lutheran Church. There will be a $1 bag sale after 1 p.m. New Salem Lutheran is located at 7491 Island View Drive NE, 10 miles north on Highway...
April 4, 2013 - 2:43pm
March 28, 2013
Faith Briefs for March 29
Gospel bluegrass concert planned GUTHRIE – No Strings Attached, a gospel bluegrass band, will be performing at 2 p.m. April 6 at Malvik Lutheran Church, 27689 474th St., Guthrie. The seven-piece band plays old and new gospel music, old hymns and spiritual songs. Refreshments will...
news / local
March 28, 2013 - 7:10pm
March 13, 2013
Argentine Jorge Bergoglio elected Pope Francis
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Jorge Bergoglio of Argentina was elected pope Wednesday, becoming the first pontiff from the Americas and the first from outside Europe in more than a millennium. He chose the name Francis, associating himself with the humble 13th-century Italian preacher who...
March 13, 2013 - 4:33pm
Villanova's Vatican interns get view of history
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Talk about a baptism by fire: On the first day of Lauren Colegrove's journalism internship at Catholic News Service in Rome, the pope announced his resignation. The Villanova University junior thought she'd spend her first day filling out paperwork and undergoing...
March 13, 2013 - 9:25am
More black smoke: Cardinals don't agree on pope
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Cardinals remained divided over who should be pope on Wednesday after three rounds of voting, an indication that disagreements remain about the direction of the Catholic church following the upheaval unleashed by Pope Benedict XVI's surprise resignation. In the...
March 13, 2013 - 9:23am
March 12, 2013
Black smoke from chapel chimney: No pope yet
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Black smoke poured from the Sistine Chapel chimney on Tuesday, signaling that cardinals had failed on their first vote of the papal conclave to choose a new leader for the world's 1.2 billion Catholics and their troubled church. Surrounded by Michelangelo's imposing...
March 12, 2013 - 2:53pm
Cardinals celebrate Mass before entering conclave
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Cardinals heard a final appeal for unity Tuesday before sequestering themselves in the Sistine Chapel for the conclave to elect the next pope, as they celebrated Mass amid divisions and uncertainty over who will lead the 1.2 billion-strong Catholic Church and...
March 12, 2013 - 9:20am
March 1, 2013
Bemidji Area Aglow hosts potluck March 9
BEMIDJI – The Bemidji Area Aglow will meet from 10 a.m. to noon March 9 at Beltrami Electric. Kay Juhnke will be the featured speaker. There will be a potluck following the meeting. Participants are asked to bring a dish to share if they wish. For details, call Sharon at 759-6994....
news / local
March 1, 2013 - 10:31am
February 28, 2013
Benedict becomes 1st pope in 600 years to resign
CASTEL GANDOLFO, Italy (AP) — Benedict XVI left the Catholic Church in unprecedented limbo Thursday as he became the first pope in 600 years to resign, capping a tearful day of farewells that included an extraordinary pledge of obedience to his successor. As bells tolled, two Swiss...
February 28, 2013 - 5:20pm