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www.upcatholic.org THE U.P. CATHOLIC CALENDARS (ALL TIMES LOCAL) September 22, 2017 17 Fall vicariate evangelization workshops scheduled Workshops will be held this fall to assist parishes in the formation of a parish evangelization plan as called for by Bishop John Doer- ler's pastoral letter. The department of evangelization and educa- tion will conduct the workshops in each vicariate. The workshop will include recommendations on how to develop the plan. To register visit www.dioceseofmarquette.org/forms. The remaining workshop schedule is as follows: Sept. 26: Precious Blood Parish, Stephenson Sept. 28: St. Joseph Parish, Sault Ste. Marie Oct. 3: St. Charles Borromeo Parish, Rapid River Oct. 5: St. Mary Queen of Peace Parish, Kingsford Oct. 11: St. Peter Cathedral, Marquette Oct. 12: St. Sebastian, Bessemer Right to Life banquet set for Oct. 3 in St. Ignace The St. Ignace Right to Life will host its 20th annual banquet for life on Tuesday, Oct. 3 at the Little Bear East Community Center Arena in St. Ignace. Participants may begin gathering at 6 p.m., with the dinner beginning at 6:30 p.m. This year's special guest speaker is Stephanie Chatfield, a mother of five and wife to Representative Lee Chatfield. She will share her story of hope and healing. Tickets are $25 each, or a table of eight for $200. For reservations, contact Sandy at (906) 643-6210. Register for this year's middle school youth rally This year's middle school youth rally, See the See, will be held at St. Peter Cathedral on Nov. 4. Ben Walther will return this year to lead the day's talks, music and general fun. In addition, Bishop John Doerfler will talk with the youth and celebrate Mass. All mid- dle school youth are encouraged to attend. To register, youth may contact their local parish. Service to honor the centennial of the final Fatima apparition On Oct. 13, the centennial of the final apparition of our Lady at Fatima, a service will be held in St. Peter Cathedral in Marquette fol- lowing the 5:15 p.m. Mass. The diocesan Pilgrim Virgin Statue of Our Lady of Fatima will be on display. Pope Francis has granted a plenary indulgence to the pious faith- ful who visit with devotion a statue of Our Lady of Fatima solemnly exposed for public veneration in any church, oratory or proper place during the days of the anniversary of the apparitions the 13th of each month from May to October (2017), and there devoutly participate in some celebration or prayer in honor of the Virgin Mary. To learn more about Our Lady of Fatima, visit www.dioceseofmar- quette.org/fatima. SATURDAY, Sept. 23 Sacred Heart Parish in Champion will host its fall bazaar from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Crafts, bakery items, drawings and a soup and sandwich lunch will be available. Crafters may also rent a table by calling (906) 339-2386. THURSDAY, Sept. 28 Following the 5:15 p.m. Mass at St. Peter Cathedral in Marquette, the Frater- nity of Priests and healing teams will be available for those who would like prayers for various needs, but especially for all who are suffering. Everyone is welcome to attend. Anoint- ing of the sick will also be available. SEPT. 29-OCT. 1 A Retrouvaille weekend will be held at Marygrove Retreat Center in Garden. Retrouvaille is a week- end program for deeply troubled marriages. It is open to those who are separated, considering divorce, or experiencing other serious problems in marriage. A priest and three cou- ples who present their stories of troubled marriag- es conduct the weekend. Attending couples are provided techniques that may assist their marriage. For more information visit www.retrouvaille.org, or call, (800) 470-2230. SUNDAY, Oct. 1 The Legion of Mary, Marquette Curia will meet at 1:30 p.m. at Precious Blood, Stephenson. A harvest dinner will be held at St. John the Bap- tist Parish in Garden from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Ham and turkey dinners with homemade desserts will be served. The cost is $10 for adults, $6 for children age 6-12, and under five are free. SATURDAY, Oct. 7 With festivities expected to begin around 3 p.m., including a performance by Bells on the Bay, a blessing and lighting ceremony will take place at 6 p.m. at the Baraga Shrine in L'Anse. Father Corey Litzner will conduct the blessing while the 35 foot tall statue of Venerable Bishop Baraga is lit for the first time in pos- sibly a decade or more. The gift shop with re- freshments will be open on the grounds which overlook Keweenaw Bay. The shrine is located on U.S. 41 be- tween L'Anse and Baraga. WEDNESDAY, Oct. 11 The women's league of St. Barbara Parish in Vulcan will host a fall luncheon from 11:15 a.m. until 1 p.m. in the parish hall. The menu will consist of Italian chicken dinner with pasta, polenta, vegetables, salads and homemade pies. The cost is $12 for adults and prorated for children. Take-out is available. There will also be drawings. SUNDAY, Oct. 15 The Awaken ministry fall series titled, Ignite my Soul, will take place at St. Mary and St. Joseph Parish in Iron Mountain from 6:30 until 8 p.m. The evening consists of praise and worship, a talk rele- vant to the Gospel message, and closes with Eucharistic Adoration. Father Matt Settle will be the speaker for the evening. Father Settle is a priest of the Diocese of Green Bay. To learn more about Awak- en visit www.awakenminis- try.org. SATURDAY, Oct. 28 The public is invited to a Carmelite Secular Order retreat at the Carmelite Monastery in Iron Moun- tain from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Father Corey Litzner will be the presenter. The cost of the retreat is a free- will donation. For ques- tions, contact Pat at (906) 364-7747. A fall bazaar is scheduled at St. Joseph Parish in Ish- peming from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. There will be baked goods, crafts, a white ele- phant sale and more. Be- ginning at 11 a.m. a lunch will be available for $6. THE U.P. CATHOLIC CALENDAR The 1967 Baraga Days celebration held in his namesake town 50 & 25 YEARS AGO BY LARRY CHABOT FROM OUR SUNDAY VISITOR SEPTEMBER, 1967 With no Catholic school of their own, a bus load of children from Sawyer Air Force Base heads to Marquette's Catholic schools. When Keweenaw Mountain Lodge hosted the 20th reunion of the 1947 ordina- tion class, 40 of the 48 priests attended. Four others couldn't make it. How appropriate: the 1967 Baraga Days celebration was held in his namesake town. FROM THE U.P. CATHOLIC SEPTEMBER, 1992 Bishop Mark Schmitt and Father Alex Sample led a Rosary For Life a Marquette Medical Center. The state Knights of Columbus convention met in Marquette with diocese's Father Vincent Ouellette serving as state chaplain. Worth visiting: a beautiful, serene, and tranquil grotto near Precious Blood church in Stephenson. The Diocese of Marquette requires all employees and volunteers of parishes and schools to complete a background check and safe environment training prior to the start of employment or volunteering. Below is a schedule of the live classroom training sessions for safe environment. Pre-register for all sessions at www.virtusonline.org. For more information or ques- tions, call Martha Tomasi at (906) 227-9155. Sept. 28: Holy Spirit School, Norway, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Oct. 4: Holy Name Catholic School, Escanaba, 6:15-9:15 p.m. Oct. 5: St. Gregory Parish, Newberry, 6-9 p.m. Oct. 10: Father Marquette Middle School, Marquette, 6-9 p.m. Nov. 2: St. Ignatius Loyola Church, Houghton, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Nov. 6: Holy Family Parish, Ontonagon, 6-9 p.m. Nov. 7: Precious Blood, Stephenson, 6-8 p.m. Nov. 9: Bishop Baraga Catholic School, Iron Mountain, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Safe environment training schedule Do you have a parish event coming up? Send your parish events one month in advance for possible publication to news@dioceseofmarquette.org, or by mail to Events- The U.P. Catholic, 1004 Harbor Hills Dr., Marquette, MI 49855.

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