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In Loving Memory of Bishop Morlino
Bishop Morlino’s homily for Mass at Conference on Authentic Reform
Mike Patterson Eulogy
  • In Loving Memory of Bishop Morlino

    Mr. William D. Yallaly, Chancellor in the Diocese of Madison would like to share a few messages about how we can continue to commemorate the life of Bishop Robert Morlino. Read his beautiful Christmas message.

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  • Bishop Morlino’s homily for Mass at Conference on Authentic Reform

    It is with a heavy heart that we share the news of the passing of Bishop Robert Morlino, Bishop of Madison, WI. He was called home to Our Lord on November 24th, at approximately 9:15pm CST at the age of 71.
    Bishop Morlino was a dear friend of the Napa Institute and a member of our Ecclesial Board of Directors. Just a few short weeks ago he joined us in Washington DC as a speaker at the Authentic Reform Conference, where he urged attendees not to give into the temptation to despair in these difficult times, for our hope is in the name of the Lord who made heaven and earth.

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  • Mike Patterson Eulogy

    Dad was never one to turn down the chance to make a speech. He would want his funeral to be no exception. So here we give voice to dad, taken from his speech at the Napa Institute 2015 Conference. In it, he quoted the great poem, “What Will Matter”, by Michael Josephson.

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A Napa Institute Experience

May 12-21, 2019

Join the Napa Institute for an incredible experience in the land of Saints and Scholars! Biblical scholar Dr. Tim Gray will join us as the principal leader of our tour, giving us his insight on the Catholic history of Ireland and Scotland as we visit the holy and historical sites.

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2019 Holy Land Pilgrimage

March 15-25, 2019

Together with biblical scholar Dr. Tim Gray, experience a trip of a lifetime through the Holy Land, beginning in Jerusalem and ending in Galilee.

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IN VINO VERITAS

How to Stay Focused on Christ During the Busy Christmas Season

By Christine Warner

  The Christmas season is full of celebrations and preparations. It’s a beautiful time of year, yet it quickly becomes busy. From planning Christmas meals to picking out the perfect presents, it can get overwhelming — ending before we know it. And our holiday schedules and tasks can dist

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O Radiant Dawn

By Sister Jeannine Marie, O.C.D.

  This spiritual reflection is from Advent 2018 Daily Reflections by Carmelite Sisters of the most Sacred Heart of Los Angeles. It references Luke 1:67-70.    “O Radiant Dawn, Splendor of eternal light, the sun of justice: come and shine on those who dwell in darkness and in the

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Why We Go On Pilgrimages, and Where We’re Going Next

By Christine Warner

  The culture of pilgrimage is rooted in religion. Faithful of many religions journey to locations around the world with spiritual significance and history. Traveling with a prayerful purpose heightens the mindfulness and meaning while exploring unfamiliar destinations and sights.   The

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