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In the Heartland With Bishop Pates: Looking to the future with Catholic education

by Bishop Pates | January, 17, 2019

While we are grateful for all that Catholic schools have been and continue to be, we cannot rest on our laurels. It is only logical that we assess strengths and challenges and develop a strategic plan that will enable them to continue the pursuit of excellence for decades to come.

Marriage & Family Life: No matter how messy, we are loved

by Adam Storey | January, 17, 2019

I'm just going to put this out there. My house is often messy. I am guessing I'm not the only parent of small children who feels like he's living in a state of perpetual chaos. But no matter how messy our lives are, we are loved and chosen by God.

In the Heartland With Bishop Pates: Busy, Busy This Holiday Season

by Bishop Pates | December, 11, 2018

Although Bishop enjoys the busyness of Christmas, he finds it important to take time to reflect on the meaning of the season. The God who is responsible for the immensity of all of creation, stepped into time as a one of us! Why? Because he loves us.