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Musing on St. Ambrose’s teeth

Musing on St. Ambrose’s teeth

| August 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

I write these words from Milan, Italy, where I am with my Word on Fire team filming new episodes for our Pivotal Players series (pivitalplayers.wordonfire.org).

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Finalist lays a foundation of faith

Finalist lays a foundation of faith

| August 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Humility and good humor characterize 2017 Pax Christi finalist Diane Mulheron, a member of St. Joseph, Barron.

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Two by two: Dependence on God’s providence

Two by two: Dependence on God’s providence

| August 11, 2017 | 1 Comment

During the week of July 16-22, four men traveled within the Diocese of Superior in total dependence on God’s providence.

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Bishop, teens attend conference

Bishop, teens attend conference

| August 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Four diocesan parishes sent youths to participate in this year’s Steubenville Youth Conference in Rochester, Minnesota.

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National and World newsbriefs for Aug. 10, 2017

National and World newsbriefs for Aug. 10, 2017

| August 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

World and National news briefs that appeared in the Aug. 10, 2017 issue of the Superior Catholic Herald.

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Pope Francis: summer is an ideal time to re-focus our life on God

Pope Francis: summer is an ideal time to re-focus our life on God

| August 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

On Sunday Pope Francis said the Feast of the Transfiguration is an invitation to put God and others first, adding that the lazy summer months are the perfect time to take a step back and refocus on the essentials.

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Fr. Michael Crosby dies at 77; led corporate responsibility campaigns

Fr. Michael Crosby dies at 77; led corporate responsibility campaigns

| August 8, 2017 | 1 Comment

Capuchin Franciscan Fr. Michael Crosby, author, speaker, retreat leader and a longtime convener and organizer of corporate responsibility campaigns, died Aug. 5 at age 77.

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What makes Vivaldi unique among composers? He was a priest.

What makes Vivaldi unique among composers? He was a priest.

| August 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

While Antonio Vivaldi’s “Four Seasons” echoes in concert halls and elevators around the world, for some, his greatest masterpieces are not the scores resonating spring, summer, fall and winter, but rather his sacred music.

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Pope Francis offers prayers after deadly Nigeria attack

Pope Francis offers prayers after deadly Nigeria attack

| August 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

After a bloody attack at a Catholic Church in southern Nigeria left 11 dead and several more wounded, Pope Francis conveyed his sympathy to the victims and their families, assuring the community of his prayer.

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New research: Shroud of Turin bears blood of a torture victim

New research: Shroud of Turin bears blood of a torture victim

| August 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

New research indicates that the Shroud of Turin shows signs of blood from a torture victim, and undermines arguments that the reputed burial shroud of Jesus Christ was painted.

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