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.
COLLEEN JURKIEWICZ CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF October is annually celebrated by the Catholic Church in the United States as Respect Life Month. No matter what age your kids are, there are activities and devotions you can engage them in throughout October to emphasize the innate dignity of all people made in the image of God — […]
All are welcome to join the one-day clinic, held at North Division High School, 1011 W. Center St., Milwaukee, from 8 a.m. to 2 pm.
A familiar face has rejoined the staff of the Archdiocese of Milwaukee. Lydia LoCoco, who spearheaded the Nazareth Project more than a decade ago, was appointed as the first director of community relations for the archdiocese by Archbishop Jerome E. Listecki. She began her new role on July 8. “We want to be a neighbor […]
COLLEEN JURKIEWICZ CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF Martin Medina is a young man with a lot of realized potential. A graduate of Pius XI High School, the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, he’s embarking on a career in healthcare that will involve a lot of service to the […]
Religious liberty is a guaranteed right in the United States, a right that we often take for granted. Often, we see that right challenged in subtle and not-so-subtle ways. For example, Catholic entities that provide health insurance to employees often come under fire for excluding coverage that involves contraception or abortive procedures. At times, we […]
LAUREN ROACH CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF The DeSales Media Group rolled into the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist with their cameras, lights and Brooklyn accents. Headed by the Diocese of Brooklyn’s vicar for communications, Msgr. Kieran E. Harrington, the crew positioned equipment around the sanctuary and prepped the scene for the filming of a new […]
Endter’s Sports Bar and Grill “Picture This: A Family Friendly Sports Bar” 300 Cottonwood Ave., Hartland, WI 53029 414-315-0252 www.endters.com Owner: Patrick Endter, St. Charles Borromeo Parish, Hartland Business Hours: 4 to 10 p.m. Marian Center “Marian Center Reopening Its Doors to the Community” 3712 N. 92nd St., Milwaukee 414-467-7288 www.mariancenter.com Owner: Kathy Suhr Rechlicz […]
LAUREN ROACH CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF The suggestion— why don’t we sell feet? — offered at a St. Matthias School staff meeting is now converting paper feet cut-outs into hundreds of dollars in donations for the St. Matthias Soles Walk fundraising effort. The school staff was shocked when more than $300 was made selling construction paper […]
LAUREN ROACH CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF Joy and prayer are staples of any charismatic meeting, and this weekend’s conference was no exception. Extended hands claimed postures of praise and talks proclaimed the transformative power of God in the Sacraments at the “Empowered: Refreshed, Renewed, Restored” Charismatic Conference held at Mary Mother of the Church Pastoral Center […]