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Rest in Peace - Msgr. Michael Burke

Rest in Peace - Msgr. Michael Burke MADISON – The Reverend Monsignor Michael L. Burke, age 72, of Madison, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020, at SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital in Madison, Wis. Affectionately known as “Fr. Mike,” he was born in Dodgeville, Wis., on March 11, 1948, and grew up i ...

In Support of Our Schools

In Support of Our Schools Dear Family of Faith, Since the end of May, we have opened our church and have shown to be a safe and holy environment. Throughout the summer, our school administration and staff have developed safe reopening protocols, purchased thousands of dollars of safety equipment, ad ...

What's a Parish Community to do... How about Host a Drive-Thru

What's a Parish Community to do... How about Host a Drive-Thru By Mark Shapleigh, Director of Business and Administration Aren’t these extraordinary times? We’re not able to attend Mass or to engage with others in our traditional manner. The school has been empty for weeks. We’ve all been cooped up ...

The Prayer Life of a Parish Never Stops Even in a Pandemic

The Prayer Life of a Parish Never Stops Even in a Pandemic By Sr. Denise Herrmann, CSA, Pastoral Associate & Director of Liturgy and RCIA As the news of COVID-19 came upon our country along with the publication of precautions that were necessary to prevent its spreading, Church officials stepped ...

Queen of Americas Mission in Cambria

Queen of Americas Mission in Cambria By Deacon Dick Martin, Outreach Coordinator Over the last two years, St. Maria Goretti has taken an active role in supporting the Queen of Americas Mission in Cambria and its community members. These members are seasonal employees at the food processing plants in ...

Finding the Spark in Youth Ministry

Lily Rozeski (pictured first row, second from the right) with friends from St. Maria Goretti’s Youth Ministry and the Diocese of Madison. Finding the Spark in Youth Ministry By Lily Rozeski, Youth Ministry Participant Growing up in a devout Catholic family, I have always considered myself having a r ...

Support Our Parish

In gratitude for God’s generosity, we dedicate a sacrificial portion of our gifts of time, talent, and treasure to serve Christ and His Church by supporting the needs of our parish.