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 […]
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 — […]
KAREN MAHONEY SPECIAL TO THE CATHOLIC HERALD The difference an ultrasound machine makes can be the difference between a mother in a crisis pregnancy keeping or aborting her baby. It is difficult to deny the humanity of a preborn baby when confronted with a tiny face, nose, heart and 10 little fingers and toes. Ultrasound […]
LAUREN ROACH CATHOLIC HERALD STAFF Women’s Care Center employs a secular business model with a Catholic heart, Board Chairman Tom Linn explained. The 16 dedicated staff members pump the lifeblood of counseling and care into the two Milwaukee locations, which are equipped with state-of-the-art, medical-grade ultrasound technology, generously donated by the Knights of Columbus, and […]