Teens unite in faith and fun at Frassati Fest

Teens unite in faith and fun at Frassati Fest

"I've never known anyone who’s gone to Frassati Fest and hasn't had a good time."

 

Students fill ‘Socks of Love’

Students fill ‘Socks of Love’

Students at All Saints Catholic School, Berlin, collected socks and basic need items for Father Carr's Place 2B in Oshkosh during Catholic Schools Week.

 

 

‘Do It for Jesus: Pray, Give, Sacrifice!’

‘Do It for Jesus: Pray, Give, Sacrifice!’

Students and staff at St. John the Baptist (SJB) School in Jefferson initiated their Lenten journey together on Ash Wednesday, Feb. 18.

 

Jefferson students experience Passover Seder meal

Jefferson students experience Passover Seder meal

Classes at St. John the Baptist Catholic School in Jefferson often participate in "buddy" activities with one another. One such example happened on Thursday, March 26, one week before Holy Thursday.

 

 

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Thursday, Apr. 16, 2015 -- 12:00 AM

JEFFERSON -- Classes at St. John the Baptist Catholic School in Jefferson often participate in "buddy" activities with one another.

One such example happened on Thursday, March 26, one week before Holy Thursday.

This day commemorates the Last Supper that Jesus shared with His disciples before His crucifixion the next day. Since Jesus and His followers were Jewish, this last meal they shared was the Passover Seder.

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Hundreds pack meals to ‘feed my sheep’ Print E-mail
Written by Kevin Wondrash, Catholic Herald Staff   
Thursday, Apr. 09, 2015 -- 12:00 AM

MADISON -- "You are the Gospel today."

Those were the words of Msgr. Ken Fiedler during his homily at a Mass attended by dozens of volunteers, some of whom had put in an eight-hour day.

For the fourth year in a row, the Catholic Multicultural Center in Madison was busy with people of all ages packing meals for the hungry in the area and around the world.

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Edgewood mathletes show GR8 results Print E-mail
Thursday, Mar. 26, 2015 -- 12:00 AM

MADISON -- Edgewood High School (EHS) offers more than 27 athletic teams and 25 other co-curriculars, but when Edgewood High School math teacher Cathi Shaughnessy first organized a "Math Team" about a decade ago, the number of students interested in participating and traveling to meets at public schools throughout the city could fit in her car.

Now, there are enough student "mathletes" to field four teams of eight and, with alternates, up to 40 students attend the competitions by bus.

 

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‘Do It for Jesus: Pray, Give, Sacrifice!’ Print E-mail
Written by Margie Schels, For the Catholic Herald   
Thursday, Mar. 19, 2015 -- 12:00 AM

JEFFERSON -- Students and staff at St. John the Baptist (SJB) School in Jefferson initiated their Lenten journey together on Ash Wednesday, Feb. 18.

The students in sixth and first grade took the lead in making the theme come alive on Ash Wednesday as they prepared for and led the readings and prayers at Mass that morning.

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The Internet is known for many things, but calm, thoughtful conversation of complex issues is not one of them. The distance between opinion and an insult aimed at a person is short.

That's why, if given the chance, I would make all Internet users follow one rule: disagree without being disagreeable.

That rule, which I try to follow, once again came to mind as I read the story of Jessica Ainscough. Doctors diagnosed her with epithelioid sarcoma, a rare form of cancer. Her initial treatment was successful, but a year later, tumors returned.

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