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Man who used to be priest at Wauwatosa school accused of inappropriate contact with young girl

MILWAUKEE — A long-time priest could now face a long prison sentence. He’s accused of molesting a young girl over the course of several years. 75-year-old Robert Marsicek of Milwaukee is charged with┬áthree counts of first-degree child sexual assault – contact with a child under age 13. 716 more words


Milwaukee Archbishop Jerome Listecki hospitalized after severe allergic reaction

MILWAUKEE — A brush with death. The Archbishop of Milwaukee says if it weren’t for some luck and a lot of help, he may not have survived a severe allergic reaction. 982 more words


Westward, ho!

Among the many traditionalist shibboleths is the supremacy of worship ad orientem, “toward the east.” For those of you, who don’t know, that means the priest faces away from the people when he offers Mass. 550 more words

Driftless Area

St. Joseph the Worker

As a traditionalist-leaning (post-trad?) Catholic, I admit I “have issues” with┬átoday’s* Feast of St. Joseph the Worker. You can consult other blogs to see reasons why, which are reducible to three: 617 more words

Feast Days

Crime & poverty are problems in Milwaukee: Priest works to unite agencies that can help

MILWAUKEE — Crime and poverty are problems in Milwaukee, and sometimes, the stream of bad news can feel like an immovable weight. But a Milwaukee native is working to ensure that officials with agencies that can help are on the same page, as they work toward the same goal. 637 more words