Archive for May, 2014

For Pierres, faith, family remain priorities

For Pierres, faith, family remain priorities

| May 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Editor’s note: “Love is the heart of marriage and family”  is an ongoing series about families in the Diocese of Superior whose practice of their Catholicism is a public witness of their faith. To suggest a feature family please contact Anita Draper at 715-394-0213, ext. 0213. Anita Draper Catholic Herald Staff Humility, said Bill Pierre, […]

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Miracle could propel Slovak to sainthood

Miracle could propel Slovak to sainthood

| May 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

A Holy Cross Sister arrested, tortured and martyred during the communist rule of what is now Slovakia could be canonized if the Vatican approves an alleged miracle in Denver. Blessed Zdenka Schelingová is one of three Sisters of Mercy of the Holy Cross who have been beatified, according to Sr. Pat Cormack, provincial of the […]

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Bell Tower Residence offers secure ‘neighborhood’

Bell Tower Residence offers secure ‘neighborhood’

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Holy Cross Sisters’ ministry includes outreach to dementia sufferers

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Two priests celebrate 60th jubilees this year

Two priests celebrate 60th jubilees this year

| May 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anita Draper Catholic Herald Staff Fr. Joe Kleinheinz’s retirement has been anything but retiring. May 8 is his 60th jubilee, and housekeeper Sharon Dalbec said the priest isn’t slowing down. He’s going to be 86, “and he is going strong.” Fr. Kleinheinz rescued Dalbec and her daughter from homelessness 25 years ago, six years after […]

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Mystery reader

Mystery reader

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Bishop Peter Christensen was the mystery reader for Amy Hockenbrock’s second-grade class Friday, May 2, at Cathedral School.

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Discernment night at Marywood

Discernment night at Marywood

| May 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Curious about the religious life? Single Catholic women ages 18-40 are invited to come for an overnight stay at Marywood Fransiscan Spirituality Center, Woodruff, from 5 p.m. June 6 through 2 p.m. June 7. Come hear vocation stories, ask questions and enjoy good food. Register by June 2 by calling 715-385-3750. Go to www.marywoodsc.org for […]

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Diocese ‘Forming Effective Disciples’

Diocese ‘Forming Effective Disciples’

| May 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Program encourages adults to talk about their faith.

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Principal hired for Park Falls School

Principal hired for Park Falls School

| May 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

A Park Falls native with more than a decade of teaching experience will be assuming the duties of principal at St. Anthony Catholic School, Park Falls, in June.

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Shaved heads raise more than $7,500 for cancer research

Shaved heads raise more than $7,500 for cancer research

| May 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

TOMAHAWK — Youths from St. Mary Parish shaved their heads March 19 to raise money for childhood cancer research. The team hoped to raise $6,000, and Fr. John Anderson, pastor of the parish cluster, promised to shave his head if they met the goal. “Not only did they meet the goal, they blew it away,” […]

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