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April was National Child Abuse Awareness Month. Part of the Catholic Church’s policy for sexual abuse prevention is for priests to preach at least once a year on the topic of sexual abuse awareness. A report is filed with...

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Remember that the Capuchins built St. Francis Monastery as a school of theology for friars studying for the priesthood. After ordination, it has always been a tradition that the newly-ordained priest offers a Mass of Thanksgiving...

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A history-making event occurred in Milwaukee in 1892: the Third Ward Fire. An explosion in the Union Oil Company building started the fire that eventually burned out 20 city blocks, over 440 buildings, leaving over 350 families...

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The Capuchin Order was founded as a reform of the Franciscan Order in the 1500’s. One of the reforms was to be more intentional in living poverty and in serving the poor. This practice of serving the poor was carried out by...