March 28, 2014, edition

With St. John’s pastor Father Daniel Walz, assisting, Bishop Donald Kettler dedicates and blesses Emmaus Trinity Center, the new addition to St. John Church in Foley, March 19. The building project, which includes a gathering space, handicapped accessible restrooms, additional classrooms for religious education and storage areas, was completed in January. Participating in the dedication ceremony were Father Robert Kiefer (former pastor of St. John), Crosier Father James Remmerswaal (current canonical pastor of St. Louis Bertrand in Foreston and St. Mary in Milaca), Father Bernard Kahlhamer (former pastor of St. Lawrence in Duelm), Father Gregory Paffel (former pastor of St. John). Father Walz is also pastor of St. Patrick Parish in Minden Township.

Photo courtesy of Maria Goble