By The Most Reverend Edward K. Braxton, Ph.D., S.T.D.
Bishop of Belleville
Catholic Urban Programs’ Director Gerry Hasenstab said CUP has run short of money for motel vouchers. “We used up what we had allocated for winter in three weeks,” Hasenstab said. CUP is now drawing from other funds, such as those for utilities and refrigerators.Read More
Doodling is one thing, but how does one begin drawing religious art that will grace the entrance of a parish’s new school building for a century or more?Read More
The parish officially opened its new grade school Jan. 21, with the celebration of Mass and a blessing and dedication by Bishop Edward K. Braxton.
The building of the school, which houses 277 students, took five years from concept to completion.