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The World Wide Web has opened a wealth of information to us.  St. John's Parish encourages everyone to explore this wonderful source to increase their knowledge and understanding of he faith we share.

Browse through the table and and see what interests you.  You may be surprised and what opens for you.

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The Baltimore Catechism

The Baltimore Catechism is a timeless classic.  The only changes that have been made in the Church, since it was written, are those in the area of discipline.  No changes have been made in the area of doctrine and morality.  The same Faith that was believed when the Baltimore Catechism was written, is the same Faith that is believed today.

Catechism of the Catholic Church
This on-line Second Edition English Translation of the Catechism of the Catholic Church includes the corrections promulgated by Pope John Paul II on 8 September 1997. These corrections to the English text of the Catechism of the Catholic Church were made to harmonize it with the official Latin text promulgated by Pope John Paul II on the same date.
Vatican the Holy See
Official site of the Vatican
The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops
The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) is an assembly of the hierarchy of the United States and the U.S. Virgin Islands who jointly exercise certain pastoral functions on behalf of the Christian faithful of the United States.
The New American Bible
The Bible and daily readings most often used in Catholic liturgy provided by the National Conference of Catholic Bishops/United States Catholic Conference.
The Catholic Encyclopedia
1908 Preface. The Catholic Encyclopedia, as its name implies, proposes to give its readers full and authoritative information on the entire cycle of Catholic interests, action and doctrine.
New Advent
New Advent is a Catholic website, featuring the Catholic Encyclopedia, the Summa Theologica, and a collection of the Church Fathers. is the new, successor site to the Catholic Information Center on the Internet (CICI), one of the pioneering Catholic web sites since its inception in 1995.

In the new, you'll find everything you've come to expect from CICI - access to leading Catholic magazines and newspapers, papal encyclicals, Church documents, helpful devotional services - all in a new, smartly-designed and streamlined format.
Sources for Catholic Information
Other sources for Catholic information provided by
Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis
The diocese was established by the Vatican in 1850 (originally Minnesota and the Dakotas), and elevated to archdiocese 38 years later. Now comprising a 12 county area, the Archdiocese has 222 parishes and is home to over 750,000 Catholics (roughly 25% of the population)
Code of Canon Law (The Laws of the Roman Catholic Church)
Canon law is the body of laws and regulations made by or adopted by ecclesiastical authority, for the government of the Christian organization and its members.
AlaPadre's Catholic Corner
This site is a starting point for Catholic resources on the Internet and features links to various Catholic and secular sites listed in alphabetical order.
Tragedy and Healing Resources: Walking with Teens in Hope
This web site provides resources to help youth deal with tragic events.
Catholic Information Service

Since its founding, the Knights of Columbus has been involved in evangelization. The KofC's Catholic Information Service (CIS) was started in 1948 to provide, at low-cost, Catholic publications to individuals, groups, and institutions requesting them. CIS faithfully adheres to the teaching authority of the Catholic Church as the benchmark of authentic CatholicismThe following items are currently available online:
Apostleship of Prayer

Apostleship of Prayer

The Apostleship of Prayer is a worldwide association of Catholics and other Christians who strive to make their ordinary, everyday lives apostolically effective. They do this by offering themselves and everything they do each day in union with Christ's sacrifice in the Mass. They thereby cooperate with Jesus in His mission of bringing salvation to everyone.
National Catholic Reporter The National Catholic Reporter Publishing Company provides an independent voice within the church. Its publications value an open and honest expression of faith and are guided by commitments of justice, peace, and a sustainable world. Richard's Catholic Church in Richfield, MN provides numerous links to other Catholic web sites


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