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Is it weird that Catholics venerate relics? Here’s why we do

Is it weird that Catholics venerate relics? Here’s why we do

| August 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Mary Rezac Catholic News Agency Houston, Texas (CNA/EWTN News) – “We are many parts, but we are all one body,” says the refrain of a popular ’80s Church hymn, based on the words of 1 Cor. 12:12. While we are one body in Christ, if you happen to be a Catholic saint, the many parts […]

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VBS a community effort

VBS a community effort

| August 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

Students and leaders from Phillips shared their knowledge of new songs with the residents of the three Pleasant View facilities July 27.

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A celebration of vocations

A celebration of vocations

| August 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

Br. Nathan Linton, second from the left, poses with (from left) seminarian Daniel Tracy; Bishop James P. Powers; seminarian Richard Rhinehart; seminarian Deacon Joe Stefancin; and vocations director Fr. Thomas Thompson.

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Rice Lake man sees ‘desperate need’ for jail ministry

Rice Lake man sees ‘desperate need’ for jail ministry

| August 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

If you met a victim of sex trafficking – a woman who had been kidnapped, raped repeatedly and ultimately aborted her captor’s child – would you listen to her story with compassion? Counsel her in the faith? Console her in her suffering?

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Catechetical year kickoff

Catechetical year kickoff

| August 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

The weekend of July 29-30, the cluster parishes of Ss. Peter and Paul, Gilman, and St. Stanislaus, Lublin, each celebrated the oncoming season of Catechetical Education.

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Welcome to Our Parish – Sacred Heart of Jesus, Almena

Welcome to Our Parish – Sacred Heart of Jesus, Almena

| August 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

This week we featured Sacred Heart of Jesus, Almena

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Linton professes first vows

Linton professes first vows

| August 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

Capuchin Friar Nathan Linton, native of Cumberland, professed first vows as a Capuchin friar at St. Lawrence Seminary, the founding site of the Capuchin Franciscan Province of St. Joseph, Mount Calvary, on July 21.

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Diocesan news briefs for Aug. 10, 2017

Diocesan news briefs for Aug. 10, 2017

| August 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Diocesan news briefs for Aug. 10, 2017.

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100 Year Celebration of St. Anne Catholic Church

100 Year Celebration of St. Anne Catholic Church

| August 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

St. Anne Catholic Church, Somerset, celebrated 100 years in their current building Saturday, July 22 – exactly 100 years after the first service was held in the newly built church. Diocese of Superior Bishop James P. Powers concelebrated the 5 p.m. Mass with Fr. Andy Anderson, assisted by Deacon Richard Peterson. The church was decorated […]

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Inchoate desire

Inchoate desire

| August 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Sometimes while praying the Psalms, I’m caught looking quite uncomfortably into a mirror reflecting back my own seeming dishonesty.

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