COLLEEN JURKIEWICZ CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF As the pastor of St. Mary Parish in Hales Corners, Fr. Brian Mason is the spiritual shepherd of 10,500 souls. He also heads a staff of 14 people and, with Principal Maria Schramm, oversees a school of almost 400 students. Being at the helm of such a large operation, “it’s […]
LAUREN ROACH CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF Before launching into the last series of the performance, conductor Yaniv Dinur turned back to the Pius XI High School students assembled in the field house and, like an entertaining story-teller, said, “It’s very dramatic,” as he launched the orchestra baton-first into “Duel of the Fates” from The Phantom Menace […]
KAREN MAHONEY SPECIAL TO THE CATHOLIC HERALD The University of Notre Dame announced Oct. 6, on Respect Life Sunday, that Vicki Thorn will receive the 2020 Notre Dame Evangelium Vitae Medal in recognition of her long-standing pro-life efforts. The executive director of the National Office of Post-Abortion Reconciliation and Healing and founder of Project Rachel […]
KAREN MAHONEY SPECIAL TO THE CATHOLIC HERALD Working for STAFF electric, Diego Torres installs electrical systems in new home construction. He enjoys working outside, electricity and learns something new each day. He is learning on the job and fulfilling a need among the trade industry for qualified professionals. The recent Messmer Catholic High School graduate […]
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.
LAUREN ROACH CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF Their work may not be in your neighborhood, but Catholic Relief Services is working with your neighbor. They just happen to be across the globe. For 12 years, the Archbishop of Milwaukee has hosted a cocktail reception and speaker for a night devoted to learning more about Catholic Relief Services. […]
COLLEEN JURKIEWICZ CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF On Tuesday, Oct. 8, Maureen Michaels’ long years of work coordinating the twinning relationship between her parish of St. Anthony on the Lake in Pewaukee and Santissimo Sacramento Parish in Piura, Peru, were recognized with a Vatican II Award for Service to the Missions. But Michaels feels that the best […]
LAUREN ROACH CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF Obeying Christ’s mandate to go out and preach the good news is “not an option for the Church: in the words of the Second Vatican Council, it is her ‘essential task,’” Pope Francis wrote in a letter to Cardinal Fernando Filoni. Every year during October, the worldwide Catholic Church celebrates […]
LARRY HANSON CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF It’s apparent Jon Greenberg took heed of the lessons on servant leadership during his Catholic upbringing and education. The team president of the Milwaukee Admirals hockey team since April 2005, Greenberg can be seen completing all kinds of tasks that help make things run smoothly for the city’s American Hockey […]