Archive for February, 2015

Confession for what ails us

Confession for what ails us

| February 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recently, I went with my family and our grandson Jack for his first confession. It was a happy affair. Children at age 7 or 8 are unique in that they are awkward and not at all self-conscious about confession.

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Letting love in during Lent

Letting love in during Lent

| February 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

My love goes out to all of you this holy season of Lent. Now that I am an old man, I see more clearly that love is the only thing that really matters in life.

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Long-awaited a la carte programming is coming — just not to cable

Long-awaited a la carte programming is coming — just not to cable

| February 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

For years, there has been a low, rumbling clamor for a la carte cable television offerings.

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Sr. Kristine wins in juried art exhibit

Sr. Kristine wins in juried art exhibit

| February 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Sr. Kristine Haugen of Luck has won first place in a juried art exhibit sponsored by the Benedictine Center in Maplewood, Minnesota.

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Holy Cross Sisters observe 150th anniversary of founder’s death

Holy Cross Sisters observe 150th anniversary of founder’s death

| February 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Holy Cross Sisters, Merrill, are observing the 150th anniversary of the death of their founder, Fr. Theodosius Florentini, in 2015.

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Knights help family

Knights help family

| February 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Sunday, Feb. 8, the Knights of Columbus Fr. Slowey Council 2963, Phillips, presented $2,500 to the Dean Kurth family, parishioners of St. John the Baptist, Prentice.

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Catapulted to first place

Catapulted to first place

| February 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Fifth-graders at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic School, Ashland, won first place at Northland College’s catapult contest Feb. 7 in Ashland.

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Welcome to our Parish – St. Peter the Fisherman, Eagle River

Welcome to our Parish – St. Peter the Fisherman, Eagle River

| February 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

This issue we feature St. Peter the Fisherman, Eagle River.

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Opportunities for  spiritual renewal abound

Opportunities for spiritual renewal abound

| February 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Need a break from everyday life? Catholics seeking rest and renewal can reconnect with God at one of these upcoming retreats.

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New eugenics reminder of what we have wrought

New eugenics reminder of what we have wrought

| February 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

In 2015, the 42nd anniversary of the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision fell, five days before the 70th anniversary of the liberation of prisoners from Auschwitz.

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