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Group sings, once mainly religious, are being embraced by social activists — including on Earth Day.
150-year-old Trinity Lutheran keeps its welcoming arms wide open
Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church offers potluck smack in the middle of the service.
The Crosiers, a small religious order in Onamia, will pay $25 million to 67 abuse victims.
They formed the basis of the so-called Doctrine of Discovery, which shapes U.S. Indian policy to this day and haunts Indians' well-being, the group says.
Abuse victims argue late objection puts their hard-fought settlement in jeopardy.
Passion plays date to the Middle Ages and are still popular in Minnesota.
Victims and parishes in Twin Cities Archdiocese dwell in uncertainty as bankruptcy enters its fourth year with no settlement in sight.
There are the growing numbers of young Catholics leaving the church — the focus of a new national study to examine why they're departing and where they're landing.
It's the fourth such bankruptcy in Minnesota.