Archive for November, 2015

Statement of Wisconsin bishops on terrorist attacks and resettlement of Syrian refugees

Statement of Wisconsin bishops on terrorist attacks and resettlement of Syrian refugees

| November 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Catholic bishops of Wisconsin join bishops across the United States in expressing our deepest condolences to the French people for the horrific loss of life at the hands of ISIS terrorists.

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Peter of Alexandria (Nov. 26)

Peter of Alexandria (Nov. 26)

| November 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Born in Alexandria, Egypt, Peter headed its catechetical school before being named bishop-patriarch in 300.

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If miracle approved, Blessed Teresa could be canonized Sept. 4

If miracle approved, Blessed Teresa could be canonized Sept. 4

| November 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Vatican calendar for the Year of Mercy deliberately set aside Sept. 4, 2016, as a possible date for the canonization of Blessed Teresa of Kolkata, if her sainthood cause is concluded by then.

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‘Dei Verbum’ at 50: Where have all the Bibles gone?

‘Dei Verbum’ at 50: Where have all the Bibles gone?

| November 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Fifty years ago, the Dogmatic Constitution on Divine Revelation (“Dei Verbum”) urged the faithful to nourish their faith by reading the Bible, putting an end to centuries of seeing direct access to the Scriptures as something reserved to the clergy.

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Church works to promote peace in Mexico’s violent Guerrero state

Church works to promote peace in Mexico’s violent Guerrero state

| November 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Fr. Adolfo Silva Pita celebrates a monthly memorial Mass for the deceased in a lower-middle-class neighborhood on the outskirts of this tourist town, once famous for sun, fun and celebrities, but notorious now for drugs, crime and killings.

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Pope meets Ukrainian president, share commitment for peace

Pope meets Ukrainian president, share commitment for peace

| November 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

lthough the conflict between Ukraine and Russian-backed separatists continues, Pope Francis and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko still share hope that a political solution still can be found, the Vatican said.

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Chaldean patriarch welcomes Iraq’s changes to national charter

Chaldean patriarch welcomes Iraq’s changes to national charter

| November 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

The patriarch of the Chaldean Catholic Church welcomed a decision by the Iraqi government to redraft the part of a new national charter that would have forced some Christian children to convert to Islam.

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Pilgrims to World Meeting of Families

Pilgrims to World Meeting of Families

| November 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Nearly 20 pilgrims from the Diocese of Superior traveled to Philadelphia in September to join the World Meeting of Families and see Pope Francis during his first U.S. visit.

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Welcome to Our Parish – Cathedral of Christ the King, Superior

Welcome to Our Parish – Cathedral of Christ the King, Superior

| November 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

This week we feature Cathedral of Christ the King, Superior.

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Good Samaritan parable provides strong foundation for Year of Mercy

Good Samaritan parable provides strong foundation for Year of Mercy

| November 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Conference speaker emphasizes role of liturgy in fulfilling jubilee’s intent.

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