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Bernard Blues and BBQ Festival set for September 9-10, 2017

Bernard Blues and BBQ Festival set for September 9-10, 2017

Cullman, AL  St. Bernard Prep School is adding the BERNARD BLUES AND BBQ FESTIVAL to the Cullman calendar of events for 2017. This arts, crafts, and music festival will be held on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 9-10, 2017 on the beautiful campus of St. Bernard Abbey and Prep School.

Due to the popularity of the school’s spring Bloomin’ Festival, many artisans and patrons have expressed a strong interest in a fall festival. “We have received numerous request for the school…

Catechist conference explores missionary discipleship:Registration open now for all parish religious

Catechist conference explores missionary discipleship:Registration open now for all parish religious

“Living As Missionary Disciples” is the challenge and call for all followers of Christ - it is also the theme of reflection for the annual diocesan catechist conference, Saturday, Sept. 16, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. to John Carroll Catholic High School in Birmingham. The conference is free to all parish religious educators, and includes lunch, catechetical materials, and childcare for participants’ children ages 5-12. All-day English and Spanish-language tracks are available for participants, and bilingual registration is available online now at…

Sister Servants of the Eternal Word foundress dies at 89

Sister Servants of the Eternal Word foundress dies at 89

By the Sister Servants of the Eternal Word

Mother Mary Gabriel’s life might be summed up in two words: God and Truth. It is through this union that she brought forth the best of life in herself and in others. This order in life left its impression on the mission in which Mother herself chose always to seek God and His goodness and truth in His light. This life was not only efficacious to all that where touched by…

Holy Infant has vendor booths available for Oktoberfest

Holy Infant has vendor booths available for Oktoberfest

Vendor booths are available for the Holy Infant of Prague Parish in Trussville Oktoberfest. This family-fun festival is on Saturday, Oct. 14, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Vendor booths are now available, both with and without electricity. The price for a 12’x12’ space starts at $50. Attendance is typically between 3000 to 5000.

Your booth will be exposed to these large crowds browsing while enjoying authentic German food, strudels, funnel cakes, hotdog plates, pizza, nachos, cotton candy, and other fun kid…

Bishop Baker ordains two new priests for the diocese

Fathers Josh Altonji and Brad Jantz were ordained at the Cathedral of St. Paul by Bishop Robert Baker, June 24. Look for coverage in the June 30th issue of the One Voice.

St. Bernard to host Blues and BBQ Festival, Sept. 9-10

St. Bernard to host Blues and BBQ Festival, Sept. 9-10

CULLMAN - St. Bernard Prep School is adding the Bernard Blues and BBQ festival to the Cullman calendar of events for 2017. This arts, crafts, and music festival will be held on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 9-10 on the beautiful campus of St. Bernard Abbey and Prep School.

Due to the popularity of the school’s Spring Bloomin’ Festival, many artisans and patrons have expressed a strong interest in a fall festival. “We have received numerous requests for the school to…

Third Mini Holy Family Fest held at Camp Tekakwitha

Third Mini Holy Family Fest held at Camp Tekakwitha

The tents and sleeping bags are not yet put away from the third mini Holy Family Fest at Camp Tekakwitha and families and staff are making plans for next year!

Returning families and first timers came to this 120 acre camp in St. Clair County that has a chapel, seven acre lake, walking trails and swimming pool for a weekend of faith, family and fun. 

The Apostolate for Family Consecration (afc.org) has been hosting week long Holy Family Fests in…

Reverend Stanley B. Klauck, uncle of Reverend Michael Klauck, dies

Rev. Stanley B. Klauck entered into eternal life on Saturday, June 10, 2017, age 95 at Alexian Village, Milwaukee. Father Stan was born in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, April 4, 1922, to the late Jacob John and Catherine (nee Doyle) Klauck. Survivors include his sister, Patricia Klauck of Milwaukee, and many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his parents, his sister, Joan Bridget Schroeder, his brother, Jack Thomas Klauck and, his sister, Phyllis Kathleen Berger. 
His priestly formation began at…

A Marian Year Prayer

To you, Our Lady of Fatima, we entrust the priests, deacons, seminarians, religious men and women, laity, and all the people of the Diocese of Birmingham, in their joys and their sorrows, their triumphs and their defeats, their successes and their failures. As Mother of Christ and Mother of the Church, you are also Mother to all who call upon you in their need. You are the Mother of all races and all people.

Help our universal human family and…

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