Fr. Jim Powers, pastor of the Rice Lake cluster of parishes and current diocesan administrator, celebrated the 25th anniversary of his ordination May 17 at a party at St. Joseph School, Rice Lake.


Above, (from left) Fr. Powers chats with fellow priests Fr. Madanu Sleeva Raju, Fr. James Kinney and Fr. Madanu Bala Showry. Below, (from left) Mary Ann Charron and Sue Votruba share a laugh with the jubilarian. (Catholic Herald Photos by Deb Lieberg)