Leonard E. “Len” Daiber of Highland, Ill., died June 25 at Faith Care Center in Highland. He was 74. A vibrant, enthusiastic man, steeped in Catholic social justice teachings …
Four priests of the Diocese of Belleville are retiring this year. Each looked back on his or her ministry and then forward to what comes next.
Two parish life coordinators retire this summer, Sister Catherine Wellinghoff, ASC and Deacon Robert Lippert.
Bishop Bejoy N. D’Cruze, OMI of the Diocese of Sylhet in Bangladesh, visited Oblate brothers in the diocese recently. He was making stops in the Archdiocese of St. Louis for mission appeals at several parishes.
“On the first day of the Feast of Unleavened Bread, when they sacrificed the Passover Lamb.” This is how Mark begins the Passion Narrative of Jesus the Messiah (Christ).