"Guest" columns (various authors)
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1 God’s love and the glowing heart of mercy June 28, 2018 Fr. Steve Grunow
2 Leading your child back to the Church May 31, 2018 Brandon Vogt
3 How St. Benedict reshaped the culture May 24, 2018 Fr. Steve Grunow - Word on Fire
4 Allowing the Visitation to change us May 3, 2018 Brandon Vogt
5 Encountering Christ in the Holy Land April 12, 2018 Msgr. Kevin Holmes
6 Easter: the significance of Sunday morning April 9, 2018 Fr. Steve Grunow - Word on Fire
7 Christ proves how much he loves us on Good Friday March 29, 2018 Fr. John Catoir
8 Giving Love during Lent March 15, 2018 Fr. John Catoir
9 Perpetua, Felicity, and the theo-drama March 1, 2018 Fr. Steve Grunow
10 Wisconsin is becoming battle ready! February 22, 2018 Fr. Rick Heilman
11 Station to Station: An interview with Gary Jansen February 15, 2018 Brandon Vogt - Word on Fire
12 Scientists prove the existence of God February 15, 2018 Fr. John Catoir
13 For the love of God impels us February 8, 2018 Fr. Gregory Ihm
14 Let's encourage the elders in our Church February 1, 2018 Sr. Constance Veit, LSP
15 Make straight the path for Lent January 25, 2018 Fr. Steve Grunow
16 The lessons within Christ’s Baptism January 18, 2018 Fr. Steve Grunow
17 Waiting for Jesus, waiting for justice: March for Life, Chicago, January 14, 2018 December 14, 2017 Susanna Herro
18 What the Immaculate Conception means December 7, 2017 Steve Grunow - Word on Fire
19 Dedication of St. John Lateran Basilica November 23, 2017 Fr. Steve Grunow
20 In Christ, we are baptized to become saints November 16, 2017 Fr. Steve Grunow
21 Chosen and called November 2, 2017 Fr. Greg Ihm
22 Our Lady of the Rosary and the Battle of Lepanto October 26, 2017 Fr. Steve Grunow
23 Be not afraid -- we're in this together October 26, 2017 Sr. Constance Veit
24 Why Our Lady of Sorrows? September 28, 2017 Fr. Steve Grunow
25 Catholic therapists incorporate ‘human’ touch August 24, 2017 William T. McKenna,
26 Preventing teen suicide both in community and home June 1, 2017 William T. McKenna
27 Religious Life reveals real possibilities for all lives May 4, 2017 Fr. Steve Grunow
28 Forgiveness — the heart of mercy April 13, 2017 Robert Enright and Msgr. John Hebl
29 From closed-in darkness into the open light April 13, 2017 Marilyn Uselman
30 The family as forgiving community: leaving legacy of love to future generations April 6, 2017 Robert Enright
31 Forgiveness education for children, adolescents March 30, 2017 Robert Enright
32 A Catholic approach to forgiveness March 23, 2017 Msgr. John Hebl
33 Helpful hints on forgiving others March 16, 2017 Msgr. John Hebl
34 Clearing up misconceptions about forgiving March 9, 2017 Robert Enright
35 ‘Your sins are forgiven you . . .’ March 2, 2017 Fr. John Hebl
36 Saving souls on the installment plan March 2, 2017 Deacon Jack Fernan
37 Pro-lifers rally to defund Planned Parenthood February 16, 2017 Gwen Finnegan
38 SEEK Conference: Join the adventure, find out what moves you February 2, 2017 Fr. Gregory Ihm
39 New Year’s resolutions can succeed January 26, 2017 William T. McKenna
40 Medical care for the ‘least of these’ January 26, 2017
41 A ‘Divine Mercy’ coffee shop in Madison? December 22, 2016 Mark Endres
42 Sharing God’s mercy this Christmas with grandparents December 15, 2016 Sr. Constance Veit, LSP
43 Dispelling fear in a season of hope December 8, 2016 Fr. Bart Timmerman
44 Addressing Amoris Laetitia November 24, 2016 Veronica Arntz
45 Three ordinary men with extraordinary priesthoods November 3, 2016 Fr. Gregory Ihm
46 Divorce, remarriage, and Communion October 20, 2016 Veronica Arntz
47 Consider party platforms when voting October 20, 2016 Jeff Davis and Greg Wagner
48 The Culture of Life begins in our hearts and our hands October 6, 2016 Sr. Constance Veit
49 How the family is a 'domestic church' September 29, 2016 Veronica Arntz
50 A ‘how-to’ for closing Planned Parenthood September 15, 2016 Fr. Richard Heilman
51 Reflections on the life, work, and canonization of St. Teresa September 15, 2016 Lindsay Becher
52 Answering the question: 'What is marriage?' August 4, 2016 Veronica Arntz
53 Keeping elders socially connected is a Work of Mercy July 28, 2016 Sr. Constance Veit
54 Jesus the Good Shepherd is the model for all priests June 30, 2016 Fr. David Carrano
55 Is gratitude an antidote to depression? May 26, 2016 William McKenna
56 Shocked out of complacency: Abortions only at Planned Parenthood May 19, 2016 Laura Karlen
57 In this month of mothers April 28, 2016 Sr. Constance Veit, LSP
58 Should we push our children to aim for perfection? April 7, 2016 Ask IPS
59 What’s POLST? Another medical decision tool . . . with big problems April 7, 2016 John Bohn, M.D.
60 The beauty of striving March 17, 2016 Pam Payne
61 Who will fill these shoes? March 3, 2016 Fr. Greg Ihm
62 Why we can’t ‘just sign the form’ February 4, 2016 Sr. Constance Veit
63 Theme nine: Mother, Teacher, Family — The Nature and Role of the Church February 4, 2016 Veronica Arntz, For the Catholic Herald
64 The harmony of belonging January 21, 2016 Morgan Smith
65 Reaching out to the homeless and those in need January 14, 2016 Ask IPS
66 Theme eight: A Home for the Wounded Heart December 31, 2015 Beth Ulaszek
67 Theme seven: Light in a Dark World November 26, 2015 Andy Galvin
68 Finding my dignity in self-giving love November 19, 2015 Morgan Smith
69 Helping a veteran: It's about having a home November 12, 2015 Monica Rose Quinones
70 The power of forgiving sins November 5, 2015 Fr. Gregory Ihm
71 Theme Six: All Love Bears Fruit October 29, 2015 Beth Ulaszek
72 Our Lady of Hope Clinic focuses on women's health October 29, 2015 Julie Jensen
73 Giving a child their own 'space' as they grow October 1, 2015 Ask IPS
74 Wisconsin KC's support bishops in taking action against sale, use of fetal body parts October 1, 2015 Ronald Faust
75 Theme five: Creating the Future September 24, 2015 Andy Galvin
76 Encountering Christ and radiating Him to others September 17, 2015 Morgan Smith
77 Healing from an abortion takes time September 3, 2015 Ask IPS
78 Theme four: Two Become One August 27, 2015 Veronica Arntz
79 Grandparenting is a great and happy vocation July 23, 2015 Sr. Constance Veit
80 St. John Paul II: patron saint of the family July 23, 2015 Veronica Arntz
81 Theme three: The meaning of Human Sexuality July 23, 2015 Beth Ulaszek
82 Supreme Court ignores principles in 'Declaration of Independence' July 23, 2015 Patrick Hardyman
83 The awakening July 16, 2015 Morgan Smith
84 Separation and divorce affect children's emotional life July 2, 2015 Ask IPS
85 Theme two: The Mission of Love June 16, 2015 Veronica Arntz
86 Raising awareness of mental health issues May 28, 2015 Cathy Lins
87 2015 World Meeting of Families May 28, 2015 Andy Galvin
88 Reflections on the dignity of the human person May 7, 2015 Morgan Smith
89 Taking responsibility for sins April 9, 2015 Ask IPS
90 Baptism: Reforms of the Second Vatican Council March 26, 2015 Patrick Gorman
91 Baptism: Immerse yourself in mystery March 19, 2015 Patrick Gorman
92 Baptism: What really happens March 12, 2015 Patrick Gorman
93 Baptism: Renounce sin and proclaim Christ March 5, 2015 Patrick Gorman
94 Dealing with guilt and shame March 5, 2015 Ask IPS
95 Baptism: A new Exodus February 26, 2015 Patrick Gorman
96 Baptism: Claimed for Christ February 19, 2015 Patrick Gorman
97 This Lent, remember your Baptism February 12, 2015 Patrick Gorman
98 Meeting the goals of a New Year’s resolution February 5, 2015 Ask IPS
99 Awakening deeper faith during the Year of Consecrated Life February 5, 2015 Fr. Gregory Ihm
100 How to cope with the seasonal blues January 8, 2015 Ask IPS
101 It’s time for a new Holy League December 4, 2014 Fr. Rick Heilman, For the Catholic Herald
102 New column links the spiritual with the psychological December 4, 2014 Ask IPS
103 Cultivating 'spirituality of encounter' this Advent November 27, 2014 Sr. Constance Veit, For the Catholic Herald
104 Be prepared for medical decisions November 6, 2014 Peggy Hamill
105 Steps to take in discerning your call November 6, 2014 Fr. Gregory Ihm
106 A ‘miracle baby’ is born October 23, 2014 Janeen Otis
107 Fr. Joseph Kentenich: Founder of Schoenstatt Movement the Church's next saint? October 16, 2014 Ray McCool
108 Finding life in infertility July 24, 2014 Emily Seyfert
109 The Pascal Mystery: Death evolving into life April 24, 2014 Sr. Ruth Battaglia, CSA
110 Catholic Relief Services: Focus on Haiti April 3, 2014 Susanna Herro and Kathy Wall
111 Just a pinch of incense: refusing to compromise on religious principles March 27, 2014 Fr. Frank Pavone
112 Focusing on the plight of immigrants during Lent March 20, 2014 Fr. David Wanish, For the Catholic Herald
113 Father Mazzuchelli and the New Evangelization: frontier missionary priest’s memoirs provide inspiration for us today March 13, 2014 Elizabeth Durack
114 Vocations then and now: a comparison of the first 10 years and the last 10 years in the Diocese of Madison February 6, 2014 Nico Fassino
115 Our Lady of Guadalupe points us all to her Son December 19, 2013 Fr. David Joahannes
116 Many kinds of sacred places November 7, 2013 Paul M. Matenaer
117 How Catholics join together as a community of faith October 24, 2013 Paul M. Matenaer
118 Men train to become ‘medics of mercy’ October 17, 2013 Fr. Rick Heilman
119 National Day of Remembrance September 12, 2013 Fr. Frank Pavone
120 Encouraging a culture of vocations August 15, 2013 Fr. Gregory Ihm, For the Catholic Herald
121 Coming to a parish near you this summer! May 14, 2013 Fr. Paul Arinze, For the Catholic Herald
122 Naming the Gosnell babies — Connecting with the humanity of aborted babies May 13, 2013 Fr. Frank Pavone
123 A stewardship story April 25, 2013 Frank Zawlocki
124 Praying for the new pope and the world March 21, 2013 Gabi Lopez-Betanzos, For the Catholic Herald
125 Experiencing the Church without a leader March 12, 2013 Joe Baker, For the Catholic Herald
126 Seminarian reflects on the final days of Benedict XVI March 7, 2013 Scott Emerson, For the Catholic Herald
127 Pope Benedict leaves valuable witness February 28, 2013 Sr. Constance Carolyn Veit, LSP
128 News of great joy: three more seminarians January 10, 2013 Fr. Paul Arinze, For the Catholic Herald
129 Give the gift of service to an older person this Christmas December 13, 2012 Sr. Constance Carolyn Veit, LSP
130 Learning the truth about planned parenthood November 1, 2012 Jeanne Breunig
131 Why I hate bad church music October 18, 2012 Nico Fassino
132 The elections and my soul October 18, 2012 Dr. Marlen Junck
133 Church music: a flourishing garden that continues to grow October 18, 2012 Dr. Patrick Gorman
134 Who gets to decide when to let go of life? October 4, 2012 Sr. Constance Carolyn Veit, LSP
135 The vision will not disappoint September 20, 2012 Fr. Paul Ugo Arinze
136 The Almighty has done great things for us June 21, 2012 Fr. Paul Ugo Arinze
137 Listening to God's call: He wants us for himself April 26, 2012 Sr. Constance Carolyn Veit, LSP
138 Shaking the hand that feeds you April 19, 2012 Tom Nelson
139 I want to see Him suffer April 5, 2012 Anonymous Sufferer in Training
140 Sisters issue statement on Patient Protection, Affordable Care Act March 29, 2012 Sisters of Charity of Our Lady Mother of the Church
141 Observing Lent with Mary March 15, 2012 Fr. John Nellissery
142 Winning: Is it worth all cost? March 8, 2012 Matt Beiser
143 Lenten alms: A rice bowl for all February 23, 2012 Dr. Carolyn Y. Woo
144 President’s ‘compromise’ still infringes upon religious liberty February 23, 2012 Congressman F. James Sensenbrenner, Jr.
145 Consecrated women bring the love and mercy of God February 2, 2012 Sr. Constance Carolyn Veit, L.S.P.
146 How we eat is as important as what we eat December 29, 2011 Tom Nelson
147 On medical decision-making October 6, 2011 Peggy Hamill
148 The elderly are a blessing, not a burden October 6, 2011 Sr. Constance Carolyn Veit
149 Can lay ministers give blessings during Communion? September 22, 2011 Paul M. Matenaer
150 Reflections on 9/11 and life in NYC September 15, 2011 Sr. M. Marcia Vinje
151 Ten new seminarians point to Church's hopeful future September 15, 2011 Fr. Paul Ugo Arinze
152 What happened to freedom of religion? September 1, 2011 John Garvey
153 Closing rural post offices makes no sense August 25, 2011 Tom Nelson
154 Bringing Christ to the city July 7, 2011 Fr. John Sasse
155 What is the correct posture for receiving Communion? May 19, 2011 Paul M Matenaer, For the Catholic Herald
156 A numbing reality check: rising tide of chemical abortion May 19, 2011 Peggy Hamill
157 Growing closer to the Mother of God during May May 5, 2011 Olivia Knier
158 Treat miscarried babies with the dignity they deserve April 28, 2011 Steve Karlen
159 The Lord continues to call: 'You shall be My witnesses' April 28, 2011 Fr. Paul Ugo Arinze
160 Explaining in a factual way why abortion is wrong March 10, 2011 Olivia Knier
161 Catholic teaching and unions: Framing the debate February 24, 2011 Dr. Constance Nielsen, For the Catholic Herald
162 What The Rite got right February 24, 2011 Paul M. Matenaer
163 Food, eating, and Lent February 24, 2011 Tom Nelson
164 What The Rite got wrong February 17, 2011 Paul M. Matenaer
165 The rite behind The Rite February 10, 2011 Paul M. Matenaer, For the Catholic Herald
166 Attitude is everything as we age February 10, 2011 Lisa M. Petsche
167 A short life bookended by tragedy February 3, 2011 Christina Capecchi
168 Keeping close to Christ after Christmas January 20, 2011 Olivia Knier
169 Let us joyfully tell the story anew! January 13, 2011 Fr. Paul Ugo Arinze
170 Christian feminity: Living like Our Lady in modern times December 23, 2010 Olivia Knier
171 We are filled with hope December 9, 2010 Fr. Paul Ugo Arinze
172 Human experiments being held with potentially dangerous human embryonic stem cells December 7, 2010 Edith Breburda
173 Feed the physically and the spiritually poor November 18, 2010 William Yallaly
174 Thanksgiving and autumn harvest reflections November 18, 2010 Bishop William H. Bullock
175 Why does the Church continue to engage the secular media and is it worth it? November 11, 2010 Brent King
176 Loving the Church and your faith October 21, 2010 Olivia Knier
177 Aging in retirement: Should I get long-term care insurance? October 14, 2010 Kathryn Maas
178 Holy purity: Know more than a list of no's September 16, 2010 Olivia Knier
179 The sacred act of eating July 29, 2010 Tom Nelson
180 Using a financial GPS July 29, 2010 Kathryn Maas
181 Local men sponsor six seminarians at World Youth Day July 29, 2010 Brent King
182 Growing in grace: Our NFP journey July 22, 2010 Andy and Mary Fabian
183 Top 10 tips for new (and all other) priests July 15, 2010 Msgr. James R. Bartylla
184 News of great joy for the Diocese of Madison June 17, 2010 Fr. Paul Ugo Arinze
185 Unhappy birthday to the Pill June 3, 2010 Monica Simpson
186 Victory for life, but boycott of UW continues May 20, 2010 Virginia Zignego
187 Theology of the Body gives teens key to life May 12, 2010 Tiffany Topel
188 Pope encourges us to help our neighbors April 29, 2010 Fr. David Wanish
189 A Catholic physician's perspective on the health care debate March 25, 2010 Michael Robiolio
190 Humanae Vitae and true sexual freedom February 4, 2010 Christopher West
191 Accept all of Church teaching, not just some parts December 3, 2009 Peter Williamson
192 Communicating amid diocesan belt tightening October 8, 2009 Brent King
193 Damien of Molokai: a real hero October 8, 2009 Carl Sommer
194 Remembering pre-born babies who have died September 24, 2009 Katherine Snyder
195 Q&A on the diocesan seminarian program September 10, 2009 Msgr. James Bartylla
196 Take a retreat to plan for marriage August 27, 2009 Andy Galvin
197 Believe it all July 16, 2009 Deacon Greg Gehred, M.D.
198 Catholic vs. Catholic: Why are we fighting? Is it worth it? May 21, 2009 Brent King
199 How Paul's conversion is relevant today April 30, 2009 Fr. Brian Dulli
200 Paul discovered happiness in Jesus Christ April 23, 2009 Fr. Brian Dulli
201 St. Paul and the wisdom of the ages April 16, 2009 Fr. Brian Dulli
202 The 'rightful place' of science cannot be separated from moral and political decisions April 2, 2009 Gregory Krohm
203 Abortion program politically, financially motivated February 26, 2009 Barbara L. Lyons
204 Morality and the military February 5, 2009 Richard Bonomo
205 Conversion happens: One voice can make a difference January 29, 2009 Msgr. Kevin D. Holmes
206 Don't let abortions be performed at Madison surgery center January 29, 2009 Greg Wagner
207 Notes from the country -- Keeping a Christmas tradition December 17, 2008 Jim Wanke
208 What about civil rights today? November 13, 2008 John Meganck
209 Human lives are on the line October 23, 2008 Steven Karlen
210 Election is not an easy choice October 23, 2008 Randy Henderson
211 Charitable gifting opportunities for 2008 October 15, 2008 Daun Maier
212 Harvesting the concerns of Catholic farmers October 15, 2008 Tom Nelson
 

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