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Catholic Life Articles
Knowledge is power
As an educator, I have heard this cliché many times. We are stronger, we are better because we know something. But, how do we use this “power”? Do we use it to improve our relationship with Jesus Christ? Do we use it to help our brothers and sisters? My confirmation memories are not of flames […] The post Knowledge is power appeared first on Catholic Life - The Roman Catholic Diocese of La Crosse.
100 Years of Service
In the summer of 1919, the little community of Marathon City in Marathon County was part of the dedicatory service to open St. Anthony Friary, the new school of theology for the Capuchin Order of Franciscans. It took a lot of planning and preparation to make this happen, but Marathon City, especially St. Mary Parish […] The post 100 Years of Service appeared first on Catholic Life - The Roman Catholic Diocese of La Crosse.
Maria, Mario and the month of May
As a child growing up in Fond du Lac, Wis., I attended St. Mary Grade School and St. Mary’s High School, then received and received a master’s degree from Marian University. Being educated at these schools nurtured my inherent reverence to the Blessed Mother. I still have the rosary that was given to me for […] The post Maria, Mario and the month of May appeared first on Catholic Life - The Roman Catholic Diocese of La Crosse.
Leading by example – A winning philosophy
Most people remember their high school years. These four years likely influenced us more than any other time in our life. We were at an age of independence — wanting our voices to be heard and be treated as adults, with dignity and respect. Though we perhaps believed we knew everything about life, our parents, […] The post Leading by example – A winning philosophy appeared first on Catholic Life - The Roman Catholic Diocese of La Crosse.
2019 March for Life in Washington D.C.
On January 16, a group of 255 youth, young adults, and chaperones set out on a pilgrimage to Washington, DC to take a stand and march for all lives. The pilgrims took this opportunity to pray, reflect, and think about how to be lights in the darkness of the world around them. On the day […] The post 2019 March for Life in Washington D.C. appeared first on Catholic Life - The Roman Catholic Diocese of La Crosse.