UP Catholic 09 01 2017 E Edition Page 1

The Catholic U.P . EVANGELIZATION EDUCATION INFORMATION $2.00 20 Pages September 1 , 2017 Vol. 46 No. 12 THE NEWSPAPER OF THE DIOCESE OF MARQUETTE BLACK & BLUE: Jim LaJoie's predictions are in for the NFL season P14-15 PRAYER: God's gift P3 Joy of the Gospel Bishop John Doerfler VOCATING: The discernment of vocations P9-13 'God's call in the wilderness' sparks vocations DEACON TOM FOYE DIOCESE OF MARQUETTE A three-day backpacking trip in the Porcupine Mountains provides an opportunity for four young men open to the priesthood to get to know a deacon, priest and bishop. From left: Peyton Wuori, Max Barrett, Gabriel Danielkiewicz, Sam McKnight and Father Ben Hasse, director of vocations, listen to Bishop John Doerfler at their campsite. Deacon Tom Foye accom- panied the group. See Page 9 for more photos.

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