Superior Diocesan Council of Catholic Women President Jane Schiszik is excited about the group’s upcoming convention, but mostly she is “just really thankful to be gathering as a group.”
When St. Kateri Tekakwitha’s July 14 feast day falls on a weekday, the Catholic community at St. Francis Solanus Church in Reserve celebrates the Native American saint on the Sunday before the feast.
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In early June, six dear friends had the great and unique privilege of sharing a walking pilgrimage from Our Lady of Good Help in Champion to The National Basilica of Mary, Help of Christians at Holy Hill outside of Milwaukee.
Vandals defaced the long-revered statue of the Sacred Heart of Jesus outside St. Lawrence Basilica over the July 3-4 weekend, but it was quickly restored by parish staff.
Reciting the Angelus prayer July 4 with visitors in St. Peter's Square, Pope Francis gave his usual reflection on the day's Gospel reading and announced a September trip to Hungary and Slovakia, but did not mention that he was about to go to the hospital for surgery.