SLC alumna professes religious vows

Posted On June 27, 2018


By Sister Theresa Feldkamp/Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity

MANITOWOC, Wis. — Sister Mary Teresa Bettag made her first profession of vows in the congregation of the Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity at a liturgy celebrated on Sunday, June 24 by Father David Beaudry.

She graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in theology and mathematics from Silver Lake College of the Holy Family in 2015.

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Student formally received into church

Posted On April 03, 2018

MANITOWOC, Wis. — The Catholic Church fully welcomed into its fold Benjamin Karnitz, a student at Silver Lake College of the Holy Family.

Karnitz received the sacraments of first communion and confirmation to complete his full initiation into the church during Easter Vigil Mass at St. Francis Catholic Church-Waldo on the night of Saturday, March 31. 

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Mission trip draws students closer to faith 

Posted On March 23, 2018

MANITOWOC, Wis. — Eight students lived the Franciscan mission of Silver Lake College in mid-March when they took part in the Appalachian Spring Break Mission Trip, led by Shaun Johnson, director of campus ministry.

The students traveled to Johnson City, Tennessee, where they "worked on seeing and encountering Christ in each other and those they were called to serve by living in a Christian community centered in prayer and acts of Christian Charity," Johnson said. 

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