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Home away from home

Home away from home

| November 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

When Mike and Judy Sperry of Webster let their 16-year-old daughter board a plane bound for Spain, they didn’t know what to expect when she returned. Now, two months into her senior year of high school, Rachel Sperry and her parents couldn’t be more grateful for her adventure.

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Fall Conference: Answering God’s call

Fall Conference: Answering God’s call

| November 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Despite the wintry weather driving conditions, St. Joseph’s Church in Rice Lake was brimming for the Diocese of Superior’s 55th Annual Fall Conference on Oct. 27.

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Fall Conference: Building relationships and answering the call

Fall Conference: Building relationships and answering the call

| November 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

The importance of answering God’s call was at the core of the 2017 Fall Conference theme, “Here I am, Lord.”

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U.S. bishops take on immigration, racism at fall assembly

U.S. bishops take on immigration, racism at fall assembly

| November 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

At the start of their annual fall assembly in Baltimore Nov. 13, U.S. Catholic bishops faced some big issues — immigration and racism — straight on and zeroed in on how to raise the national level of discussion on these topics starting in the church pews.

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US bishops’ new child protection program being piloted in several dioceses

US bishops’ new child protection program being piloted in several dioceses

| November 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

After years of research, the U.S. bishops are rolling out a new training program that takes some of the best risk-management practices from other industries and applies them to child protection in the Church.

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San Antonio archbishop prays for victims of Texas church shooting

San Antonio archbishop prays for victims of Texas church shooting

| November 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

After at least 26 people were killed when a gunman opened fire at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, on Sunday, the local Catholic archbishop offered prayers and solidarity for the victims.

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Update: USCCB president decries massive shooting at Texas Baptist church

Update: USCCB president decries massive shooting at Texas Baptist church

| November 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Catholic Church stands “in unity” with the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, and the larger community after a shooting during Sunday services took the lives of at least 26 people and injured at least 20 others.

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Priest celebrates jubilee

Priest celebrates jubilee

| November 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Fr. Ron Serrao celebrated the 25th anniversary of his priestly ordination Oct. 15 in Lac du Flambeau.

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A heart for the poor

A heart for the poor

| November 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Faith guides and inspires Dr. Jacqueline Brux’s passion for helping the poor.

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Have souls in Purgatory visited people on earth?

Have souls in Purgatory visited people on earth?

| November 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

Nestled in Rome just outside the Vatican, a small unassuming museum dedicated to the souls in Purgatory displays simple items such as prayer books and clothing.

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