UP Catholic 11 18 2016 E Edition Page 20

20 November 18, 2016 THE U.P. CATHOLIC AROUND THE DIOCESE www.upcatholic.org Diocesan Collection Dates: December 10th - 11th JOHN FEE THE U.P. CATHOLIC Since becoming bishop of the Diocese of Marquette in February of 2014, it has been the goal of Bishop John Do- erfler to make it to all 94 parishes and missions in the Upper Peninsula within three years. The weekend of Nov. 5-6, Bishop Doerfler completed his visits to all of the parishes, with the final Mass being celebrated at St. Jude Parish in White Pine. Bishop Doerfler will continue making parish visits as well as annual visits to all the Catholic schools. (Top photo) Father Michael Jacobus, pastor of St. Jude welcomes parishioners prior to the start of Mass. Father Jacobus is also pastor of Holy Family Parish in Ontonagon and St. Mary Parish in Rockland. (Middle left photo) Bishop Doerfler greets faithful following Mass. (Middle right photo) Parishioners prepare to bring up the gifts during Mass. (Bottom photo) During the reception parishioners look through old photos of the parish. Bishop Doerfler completes visits to all diocesan parishes and missions BLESSED ARE OUR ADVERTISERS! Heavenly Father, we thank you for those who faithfully advertise in our diocesan newspaper. Please reward their organizations and families with an abundance of your grace. They have generously helped us spread your most holy word with their advertising dollars. We ask this through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, forever and ever. - Amen.

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