LAUREN ROACH CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF Programs throughout the Milwaukee area afford refugees and immigrants an opportunity to attain citizenship, and with citizenship comes the freedom to travel and receive public benefits, and for many, the ability to wholly provide for one’s family. After five years of residence in the United States, an individual is eligible […]
LARRY HANSON CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF Luke Fox and his Catholic Memorial teammates wanted no part of a repeat of what happened in Camp Randall Stadium in 2018. While the Crusaders ended up winning the Division 3 state championship, they needed one of the greatest comebacks in state history (rallying from 24 points down) to pull […]
LARRY HANSON CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF Defense got the St. Mary’s Springs Ledgers to Camp Randall Stadium in Madison, and defense is what made sure they took a gold ball representing a state championship back to Fond du Lac. The Ledgers held a high-powered Regis team that came in averaging 43.5 points a game […]
LAUREN ROACH CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF When Fr. Maher led a group from a Presbyterian College through the St. John of the Florentine Church in Italy, they asked him, “What’s the deal with the foot?” Around them, Catholics swarmed to venerate the golden foot of St. Mary Magdalene enclosed in a glass case. That foot is […]
CALLIE GAY SPECIAL TO THE CATHOLIC HERALD Karen Hill arrived at All Saints Parish early for the Black Catholic Pastoral Plan Mass on Sunday, Nov. 17, in excited anticipation for what the culmination of the plan means for the Black Catholic community in Southeastern Wisconsin. Parishioners from all over the Archdiocese of Milwaukee have become […]
LARRY HANSON CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF While she was waiting for other players and sizing up a putt at University Ridge Golf Course in Madison during the opening round of the WIAA girls state golf tournament on Monday, Oct. 14, Catholic Memorial senior Meredith Boos saw a snake that she said she thought, “looked cold.” […]
Girls Division 1 Wednesday, Oct. 30, Center Court, Waukesha 5:30 p.m. matches Burlington Catholic vs. St. Mary Visitation St. Anthony/St. Joan vs. St. Joseph Wauwatosa/St. Agnes St. Jude vs. All Saints (Red) Milwaukee Montessori vs. St. Francis Borgia St. Monica (Red) vs. St. Boniface Christ King vs. St. Lucy St. Robert vs. Holy Apostles Holy […]
LAUREN ROACH CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF For the immigrant and refugee community, basic information — like how to fill out claim forms or apply for citizenship — is buried under clunky legal jargon. The complexities of immigration law make tax code look user-friendly, lawyers joke. For Barbara Graham and her team at the Refugee and Immigration […]
For more than 20 years, the Archdiocese of Milwaukee has held an Annual Asian Pacific Unity Day celebrating the diversity of our local Catholic Church.
When the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) released its list of 10 candidates to be president and vice president for the next three years, Milwaukee Archbishop Jerome E. Listecki’s name was on it.