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Catholic paper says website using copyrighted material without permission

Catholic paper says website using copyrighted material without permission

| Sam Lucero | June 16, 2020 | 0 Comments

A website purporting to be Catholic is featuring stories and other information from around Wisconsin.

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Bishop Hying says cap on worship size ‘unjust,’ stifles church’s mission

Bishop Hying says cap on worship size ‘unjust,’ stifles church’s mission

The 50-person cap instituted by local city and county officials for houses of worship in their reopening plans “has unjustly stifled our pastoral mission,” Madison Bishop Donald Hying said in a statement.

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Pandemic-surplus: Dairy cooperative donates 25,000 pounds of cheese to Catholic Charities

Pandemic-surplus: Dairy cooperative donates 25,000 pounds of cheese to Catholic Charities

| April 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

Enough cheese to make more than 320,000 sandwiches was delivered April 16 to Catholic Charities of St. Paul and Minneapolis as one Wisconsin dairy cooperative’s way to help in the midst of a pandemic crisis.

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Work on Wisconsin farm prepared slain brother for service in Guatemala

Work on Wisconsin farm prepared slain brother for service in Guatemala

| Sam Lucero | November 25, 2019 | 0 Comments

Before donning the habit of a Christian Brother in 1962, Brother James Miller wore the bib overalls of a Wisconsin farm boy.

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Voracious goats keep Wisconsin cemetery looking beautiful the natural way

Voracious goats keep Wisconsin cemetery looking beautiful the natural way

| Patricia Kasten | August 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

Goats tend to get a bad rap in church traditions — with the devil often portrayed with goat horns and hoofs, and Jesus speaking of separating goats from sheep, as told in Matthew 25, verses 32 and 33.

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Madison’s new bishop takes up assignment with enthusiasm, gratitude

Madison’s new bishop takes up assignment with enthusiasm, gratitude

| Kevin Wondrash | April 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

“I’m very enthused, excited and grateful to be here,” Bishop Donald J. Hying, the newly named bishop of Madison, said at an April 25 news conference.

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Church, community members praise God for Wisconsin teen’s safe return

Church, community members praise God for Wisconsin teen’s safe return

| Anita Draper | January 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

Faith runs deep in Barron County. The story of Jayme Closs’s abduction and escape is one of hope and courage, but it is also a story of faith, prayer and triumph over evil.

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Catholic parish of teen who escaped abduction credits power of prayer

Catholic parish of teen who escaped abduction credits power of prayer

| Carol Zimmermann | January 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

For nearly three months, parishioners at St. Peter Catholic Church in Cameron were praying for the safe return of one of their own — 13-year-old Jayme Closs.

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Wisconsin Way pilgrimage offers scenery, peace, prayer

Wisconsin Way pilgrimage offers scenery, peace, prayer

| April 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Wendy Zeuli of Our Lady of Grace in Edina last year came up with a new way to celebrate Mother’s Day — go on a pilgrimage with her daughter, Katie.

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Boy’s heroism spurs Wisconsin players’ trip to New York for his funeral

Boy’s heroism spurs Wisconsin players’ trip to New York for his funeral

| Benjamin Wideman | February 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

For the first 20 minutes of their 12-and-a-half-hour bus ride from upstate New York back to Manitowoc, Wisc. head coach Phil Budervic and five members of the Silver Lake College of the Holy Family men’s basketball team sat silent.

It was a time for reflection, considering what they’d just been part of.

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Judge freezes law’s mandate abortion doctors have hospital privileges

Judge freezes law’s mandate abortion doctors have hospital privileges

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker July 5 signed into law a bill that requires women who want an abortion to get an ultrasound of their unborn child and doctors who perform abortions to have admitting privileges at a hospital within 30 miles of an abortion clinic.

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