August 2013

Archives for August 2013.

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Pilgrims’ progress

Pilgrimage serves to deepen seminarians’ faith by Joe Bollig joe.bollig@theleaven.org KANSAS CITY, Kan. — To a lot of people, a pilgrimage to Green Bay can only mean one thing. That would be to tread the…
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It helps to be a rocket scientist

New CEO of Catholic Charities brings unusual skill set.  by Joe Bollig joe.bollig@theleaven.org KANSAS CITY, Kan. —  You don’t have to be a rocket scientist to lead Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas. But it can’t…

Birthday wish helps Haiti

by Jessica Langdon jessica.langdon@theleaven.org LEAVENWORTH — A grin spread across Isaac Dessert’s face when he fanned out the bills he got for his eighth birthday. And he’s not even going to keep a penny of…
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Neverending story

Local photographer spins revenging story of faith, family — and growing up Croatian . by Joe Bollig joe.bollig@theleaven.org When questioned, Don Wolf will speak long and enthusiastically about his family, his old Croatian neighborhood, his faith, his…