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Deep-seated faith guides journalist

She’s an award-winning Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reporter known for health and welfare investigations, and more specifically, for her reporting on mental health ...

1 school, 3 generations of teachers

Like mother, like daughter. Like grandmother, like granddaughter. When Jessica Breen saw a classified ad posting for a K5 teacher at St. Matthew School in Oak Creek, she ...

Her laboratory is the world

A Menomonee Falls science teacher with a flair for making her class accessible and fun for middle-school students has been honored by the Education Deans of Greater Milwaukee ...

Family donates math books to St. Andrew School, Delavan

Julius and Carolyn Sklenar valued Catholic education. They sent all five of their children to St. Andrew School in Delavan. Their legacy lives at the school where ...

Daughter’s ‘destiny’ is Marquette

When Noelle Thompson spotted the blue and gold personalized coffee mug on the shelf in the bookstore on the Marquette University campus with the name Mildred emblazoned on ...

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Technology sends message #MarchforLife

Technology sends message #MarchforLife

WASHINGTON — The 42nd annual March for Life and rally in Washington is twice as old as its crowd of predominantly college and high school age students...

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Fr. Richard McBrien, prolific theologian and essayist, dies at 78

Fr. Richard McBrien, prolific theologian and essayist, dies at 78

WASHINGTON –– Fr. Richard P. McBrien, a retired professor of theology at the University of Notre Dame and who was chair of the university's theology d...

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New film 'Black or White' aims to 'start the conversation' on race

New film 'Black or White' aims to 'start the conversation' on race

BEVERLY HILLS –– It is not an overtly "religious" film. Other than a brief funeral scene inside of a church early in the film, there is no mention of ...

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Pope says Catholics must practice 'responsible parenthood'

Pope says Catholics must practice 'responsible parenthood'

ABOARD THE PAPAL FLIGHT FROM MANILA, Philippines — Pope Francis stressed that, despite church doctrine against contraception, Catholics fail to practi...

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Pope meets with father, uncle of CRS worker killed in Philippines

Pope meets with father, uncle of CRS worker killed in Philippines

MANILA, Philippines — After praying publicly at a youth gathering for the repose of the soul of a Catholic Relief Services worker killed the previous ...

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Deep-seated faith guides journalist

Deep-seated faith guides journalist

She’s an award-winning Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reporter known for health and welfare investigations, and more specifically, for her reporting on me...

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Caledonia couple killed leaving Mass

Caledonia couple killed leaving Mass

As kids, they picked beans on a farm to earn a little spending money. Oscar Lang had a crush on Vernetta, and when she wasn’t looking, he placed a few...

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St. Eugene Parish community tackles race issue

St. Eugene Parish community tackles race issue

While most of Wisconsin was preparing to watch the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Championship game on Sunday, Jan. 18, nearly 100 people at St. Eugene ...

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State sees ‘changing of guard’ in pro-life leadership

State sees ‘changing  of guard’ in pro-life leadership

The new year dawns on a significant changing of the guard in the Wisconsin right-to-life movement. Three of the state’s top pro-life organizations are...

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Center offers hope to pregnant women, says director

Center offers hope to pregnant women, says director

Stepping into the Women’s Care Center on Farwell Avenue is like entering a comfortable and relaxing living room. A skylight fills the waiting area wit...

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This Week's Special Section

Family and Catholic Schools Week team up in this 2015 issue!

January 29, 2015

Family and Catholic Schools Week team up in this 2015 issue!

Time to celebrate Catholic education What makes a Catholic school Catholic?Schools exist to advance teaching mission of church, says superintendent 1 school, 3 generations of teachers Parenting rol...

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