Friday, November 22, 2019

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Remembering Sister Patricia Bietsch

As an educator, Sr. Pat was passionate about ensuring every student being given the opportunity to learn. She pioneered religion classes for the handicapped students at St. Mary Mission in New Mexico.

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The Path to Zuni, Part II

by Elizabeth Kelley A PARISH IS STARTED The attempt to re-establish a Catholic mission at Zuni began in earnest in 1920,...
Suzanne Hammonshttp://dioceseofgallup.org
Suzanne Hammons is the editor of the Voice of the Southwest and the media coordinator for the Diocese of Gallup. A graduate of Benedictine College in Kansas, she joined the Diocesan staff in 2012.

Each year on Memorial Day, Bishop Wall celebrates a Mass honoring fallen soldiers at Hillcrest Cemetery in Gallup, NM. The Mass is heavily attended by veterans and their families, and concludes with a blessing of gravesites.

 

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Remembering Sister Patricia Bietsch

As an educator, Sr. Pat was passionate about ensuring every student being given the opportunity to learn. She pioneered religion classes for the handicapped students at St. Mary Mission in New Mexico.

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