One Day Silent Retreat (Day of
Saturday, May 13th from 7 am (Mass) to 5 pm (Vespers) at Carmel of
the Holy Cross in Iron Mountain.
Hosted by the Carmelites and the Franciscan Sisters of Christian
No cost, but registration required. Call or text Sr. Julie
Ann Sheahan (920-323-9632) or use this link:
to see Bishop Dorfler's Anchor of Hope message.
The arrangements for the 32nd Annual Hospitality Lecture have been completed and registration is now open. Our presenter this year is Denise Bossert, writer of the syndicated column “Catholic by Grace” which is published in 63 diocesan newspapers including The U.P. Catholic”. The lecture will be held on Tuesday, May 30 at the Ramada Inn of Marquette. The charge for the lecture is free but an optional lunch is being offered for $15. Register by clicking here or going to www.dioceseofmarquette.org/forms. A flyer for this event was in the March communicator. Please direct any questions to Denise Foye at 906-227-9130 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
THE DIOCESAN CHOIR FOR OUR LADY OF FATIMA CENTENNIAL CELEBRATIONAll parish choirs are invited to participate in the procession through Marquette and Mass at St. Peter Cathedral during the Our Lady of Fatima Centennial Celebration on Saturday, May 13, 2017. Register today by clicking here: https://form.jotform.us/70995581484168. If you have any questions, please contact Samuel Holmberg at (906) 227-9122 or email@example.com.
The Detroit Province Council of Catholic Women will host a convention April 21-22, 2017, at the Holiday Inn near U-M, Ann Arbor, Michigan. All women of the Diocese of Marquette are invited to attend. A flyer, schedule of events and registration form is available (Addendum #4: OOTB4).
The Silver Rose devotional to Our Lady of Guadalupe is now being organized for the year. Please see the attached letter and history of the Silver Rose Devotional from the Knights of Columbus, District Deputy Michael Prokopowicz. (Addendum #3: OOTB3)
Father Phillip Kaim, Pastor of Holy Family in Rockford, Illinois, is a member of the Advisory Committee for the O’Brien-Vrba Scholarship Trust. Father Kaim has asked us to assist in spreading the word to our Catholic faithful about this scholarship fund that is available to college juniors, seniors and graduate students of rural areas in the five states of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Wisconsin and Iowa. Kindly see the attached letter and summary and perhaps share this in your parish bulletins. Father Kaim has also supplied a jpg ad for bulletins. Questions about the scholarship may be directed to Alexis M. Lundeen at (216)-222-2799 or email at Alexis.Lundeen@pnc.com (Addendum #1:OOTB1, Addendum #2:OOTB2).