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2 March 10, 2017 THE U.P. CATHOLIC AROUND THE DIOCESE www.upcatholic.org COURTESY PHOTO Baraga County Catholic Community parishioners participated in the inaugural Bishop Baraga Snowshoe Event on Feb. 4, beginning at Most Holy Name of Jesus/St. Kateri Tekakwitha Mission in Assinins. Father Corey Litzner led participants on snowshoes around the grounds of the mission. Bishop Baraga started his mission in Assinins in 1843 at the invitation of Chief Edward Assinins. Assinins was the first person Bishop Baraga baptized at the site of the mission. 906-789-9490 bachmobilities@outlook.com Accessibility Equipment for Homes, Parishes, Schools and Vehicles! Van Lifts, Wheelchair Lifters, Hand Controls, Elevators, Stair Climbers, Ceiling Lifts and More! Correction: Correction from the Feb. 24, 2017 issue: Spring Study Day is scheduled for April 6. The deadline to register is March 20. Parishioners snowshoe in the steps of Bishop Frederic Baraga COURTESY PHOTO This year, first through fourth grade faith formation students at St. Christopher Parish in Marquette are partic- ipating in a service learning project. The project is Room at the Inn traveling homeless shelter, which is held in the Marquette community during the winter months. Last month, the students decorated cookies for the guests staying at Room at the Inn while it was hosted at St. Christopher Parish. Faith formation students do their part to help the homeless

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