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Holy Rosary CCW Calendar Raffle

Posted on August 19, 2020 in: General News

Holy Rosary calendar raffle tickets are being sold the month of August. Winners will be drawn for each day of September. Tickets are being handed out and sold after 8am mass on Sundays, or contact any of the following: Barb Montonye at 320-305-1485, Deb Walters at 320-305-0156 or Diane Kleindl at 320-760-0931. Tickets are $20 each.

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St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Rosen, MN, will have their Annual Bazaar. It will start with an outdoor mass at 11:00 am followed by picnic style lunch of brats and hot dogs from 12:00 until 2:00 pm. Raffle drawing will be at 2:00 pm. Meal will be a free will offering.

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Monsignor Douglas L. Grams elected to serve as administrator of the Catholic Diocese of New Ulm NEW ULM – Monsignor Douglas L. Grams was elected by the diocesan College of Consultors to serve as the diocesan administrator of the Diocese of New Ulm, effective Aug. 10, 2020.  This follows the Aug. 6, 2020, announcement by Pope Francis of the acceptance of the retirement of the Most Reverend John M. LeVoir, who has served the diocese since 2008. According to the Code of Canon Law, when the bishop of a diocese vacates his office, and no simultaneous appointment is made by the Holy See to fill the office, a diocesan ...

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Pope accepts resignation of Bishop John M. LeVoir of the Diocese of New UlmDiocese considered a vacant diocese until new appointment madeNEW ULM - The Most Rev. John M. LeVoir has resigned as bishop of the Diocese of New Ulm due to healthreasons. Pope Francis accepted his resignation effective Aug. 6, 2020. Bishop LeVoir, 74, who was appointedbishop of New Ulm on July 14, 2008, is now considered a retired bishop. A typical retirement age for a bishop is 75.Since early July, Bishop LeVoir has been undergoing a physical and psychological assessment at Sacred HeartMercy Health Care Center in Alma, Mich., operated by the Relig...

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