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Twin Cities priest's homily was filled with COVID-19 conspiracy theories

He said he'll refuse to receive a vaccine if one is developed.

Archbishop Bernard Hebda

Defying order, Catholic leaders say reopening for services is legal

The diocese will allow churches to resume in-person mass next week.

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Watch live: Church leaders address reopening against Walz order

In a letter to partner churches, Catholic leaders said Mass can resume at one-third capacity.

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CAIR-MN calls on church to repudiate MN priest's Muslim comments

The priest made controversial remarks during a service in Lonsdale, Minnesota.

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Church embroiled in ageism claims after announcing relaunch

The Cottage Grove church is trying to attract younger worshippers.

Polygamist cult leader's arrival in NE Minnesota the subject of town meetings

Locals are concerned after the brother of a cult leader bought a large piece of land in Cook County.

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3 Twin Cities Christian schools merging into one

The new United Christian Academy will open in the fall of 2019.

Satanic Temple sues Minnesota city

It stems from a dispute involving a veterans memorial and a statue proposed by the temple.

Minnesota church calls time on its lutefisk dinner after 70 years

Faith Lutheran in Forest Lake has struggled to find new volunteers to help out.

St. Paul parochial school will close after almost 130 years

Central Lutheran School needed $450,000 to stay open this year.

Charges: Twin Cities rabbi caught in underage sex Grindr sting

The 44-year-old worked as a rabbi and a director of youth reach.

Fringe MN governor candidate refuses to acknowledge Islam as a faith

"It sends a message to his supporters that Minnesota is only for a certain population, and that excludes Muslims," one woman says.

Video shows 2 suspects in ape masks burglarizing Bloomington mosque

The surveillance footage shows some key details police hope leads to more information.

More than 100 monks traveled across the world to be in MN this weekend

A town of 700 gets a few thousand guests this weekend

Mall of America expects a busy weekend as Ramadan ends

MOA has extended its Parental Escort Policy, like it does for Thanksgiving and Black Friday.

Cab driver who called Rep. Ilhan Omar 'filthy' and 'ISIS' is punished

Rep. Omar, the first Somali-American legislator in the country, was harassed while coming back from the White House.

A Minnesota teen is set to become the first hijab-wearing boxer

Boxing organizers are reportedly ready to make a religious exception in their rule about what fighters can wear.

Minnesota atheist's truck vandalized with hateful messages

A Minnesota atheist awoke to find his bumper stickers missing and his truck vandalized.

Watch: A ridiculous baby slam dunk baptism

What is he doing with that baby?!?!

Jewish organization's office hit with 'Satan' vandalism

The word "Jewish" was crossed out, with "Satan" written in its place.

Charges: Man who attacked victim on the street said 'I hate Muslims'

Minnesota, like the U.S., has seen crimes targeting Muslims rise.