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The Catholic U.P . EVANGELIZATION EDUCATION INFORMATION $2.00 20 Pages April 1, 2016 Vol. 45 No. 6 THE NEWSPAPER OF THE DIOCESE OF MARQUETTE SJA: Senior priests rely on special diocesan collection P2-3 DEACONS: Appreciation for our diocesan deacons P10-15 JOHN FEE THE U.P. CATHOLIC Deacon Tom Moseley (Sacred Heart, Munising) and Deacon Dave Talford (St. Anthony of Padua, Wells) prepare to present the vessel containing the oil of the sick to Bishop John Doerfler at the diocesan Chrism Mass held at St. Peter Cathedral in Marquette on March 17. During the Chrism Mass, Bishop Doerfler blessed the sacramental oils, which are the Oil of the Sick, the Oil of the Catechumens, and the Oil of the Holy Chrism. The oils were distributed to representatives of each of the parishes and missions of the diocese for use locally throughout the year in the celebration of the sacraments. Also during the liturgy, priests of the diocese renewed their priestly promises to the diocesan bishop. To view more about the deacons of the Diocese of Marquette, see the deacon appreciation section on pages 10-15. Sacramental oils blessed during diocesan Chrism Mass COMMANDMENTS: Who is your favorite? P3 Joy of the Gospel Bishop John Doerfler

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