The Disciple Maker Index, or DMI, will be available until March 23. To make the information as valuable as possible, leaders of the Archdiocese of Milwaukee hope every parish will participate.
After a thorough and competitive proposed process, the 30-acre School Sisters of Notre Dame complex, including a church and convent, is being sold to Mandel Group Inc., a local development firm, for an undisclosed sum. The firm plans to convert much of the space to apartments.
It seems that every block in Grafton bears at least one (or even two) signs proudly advertising the St. Joseph Parish fish fry.
The Rite of Election, held on the first and second Sundays of Lent, is a threshold moment in the period of spiritual development of the catechumen.
BISHOP JAMES T. SCHUERMAN Years ago, I worked as a missionary priest in our archdiocesan mission parish, La Sagrada Familia, in the Dominican Republic. At that time, our parish had a main village, Sabana Yegua, and about 25 outstations in the surrounding villages. As priests, we spent a lot of time on the road in […]
COLLEEN JURKIEWICZ CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF To follow the Shepherd on his path of redemption, the sheep must first be able to hear his voice. But what of those sheep born without the ability to hear? What of the sheep who live in a country where religious education in their native language is often inaccessible? Equally […]
COLLEEN JURKIEWICZ CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF Every mom has a stack of books beside her bedside table, thick with titles she has every intention of reading — once she has a free minute. We get it — it’s tough to set aside the time to enrich yourself intellectually and spiritually when your days are long and […]
ARCHBISHOP LISTECKI Friday, March 6, 11:30 a.m. Mass, First Friday Mass and Lunch with Central Office Staff, Saint Francis de Sales Seminary Saturday, March 7, 5:30 p.m. Invocation, 30th anniversary of Lombardi Ball, Pfister Hotel, Milwaukee Sunday, March 8, 1:30 p.m. Rite of Election, Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, Milwaukee Monday, March 9, 1:30 […]
KAREN MAHONEY SPECIAL TO THE CATHOLIC HERALD When Phillip and Loreen Farmer were married at the old St. Thomas Aquinas Parish on 35th and Brown in 1951, both brought a love of Catholic education to their marriage. Born in Milwaukee, Phillip attended St. Thomas Aquinas School and graduated from St. Joseph Elementary School in Waukesha. […]
It was as a young boy at Holy Assumption Parish in West Allis that the seeds of Fr. Leonard Barbian’s vocation began to sprout. Decades later, he has served the Church in a variety of roles — from administration to pastoral outreach to “the ministry of doing lunch.” — He was ordained in 1965 after […]