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The campaign to repeal the Hyde Amendment

The campaign to repeal the Hyde Amendment

| September 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Hyde Amendment is 40 years old this year. It undoubtedly has saved many lives. But the Democratic Party officially wants to repeal it, against the wishes of pro-life Democrats and almost everyone else.

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Don’t mess with Mother Nature

Don’t mess with Mother Nature

| September 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Catholic children learn the corporal and spiritual works of mercy (seven each) about the same time they learn the seven sacraments.

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Scammed no more!

Scammed no more!

| September 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

The time I spend to write this column was supposed to have been spent with a friend whom I have not seen in years.

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Preparing for the autumn journey

Preparing for the autumn journey

| September 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

Being Catholic is a deeper and richer experience when we share in one another’s journeys.

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Helping neighbors

Helping neighbors

| September 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Following the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, children’s television icon Fred Rogers shared this insight from his mother: “Always look for the helpers.”

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We can do more to foster vocations

We can do more to foster vocations

| July 14, 2016 | 1 Comment

We are all aware of the need for vocations to the priesthood and religious life in our diocese.

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Surge in voter turnout needs to continue

Surge in voter turnout needs to continue

| July 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Independence Day, I saw many in the Badger State wearing red, white, and blue. Like some of you, I “liked” statements on social media asserting national pride and joined in singing patriotic songs at Mass.

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He is Risen, Alleluia, Alleluia!

He is Risen, Alleluia, Alleluia!

| March 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Bishop Powers Easter message for 2016.

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The Catholic mosaic and public discourse

The Catholic mosaic and public discourse

| March 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Recently, I was asked to write an opinion piece for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on what seems to be an emergence of anti-Catholic prejudice.

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A first: Photographing priestly, episcopal ordination

A first: Photographing priestly, episcopal ordination

| March 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

Twenty-five years after covering priest’s ordination, I photograph his episcoapal ordination.

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