Catechesis of the Good Shepherd at SSPP

54 Day Novena for our Nation 
The Holy League will be praying a 54 Day Novena for our Nation starting August 16th on the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary running through October 7th, the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary. The Rosary will be prayed daily before Mass and on Sundays before the 7AM Mass. Please join the Holy League around the country in praying for our nation.

Catechesis Of the Good Shepard
A catechesis program for children ages 3-5 will begin on Tuesday, September 19th, with sessions at 10 AM and 4 PM. Orientation for parents will be held Tuesday September 13th at 6:15 PM at the SSPP school building. Registration will be available in the back of the church. For more Information please email Peg Klinkhammer at

RCIA Classes - will be starting on August 24th in the Deacon’s Office in the school building at 6:30 pm. To sign up go to the church office. If you have any questions please feel free to contact Deacon Ruesch at 715-323-5174.

Relics of Saint Padre Pio

Celebrating the 130th anniversary of Saint Padre Pio’s birth, and the 15th anniversary of his canonization, relics of Saint Padre Pio will be available for public veneration in the Diocese of La Crosse on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at the Cathedral of St. Joseph the Workman, 530 Main Street, La Crosse. Veneration of the relics will be offered from 9:00 am until 11:45 am and 1:15 pm – 6:30 pm. Mass will be offered at 12:10 and 7:00 pm. The 7:00 pm Mass will be in honor of Saint Padre Pio and will be celebrated by the Most Reverend William Patrick Callahan. Confession will also be available throughout the day. We are in need of many volunteers to assist with this special event. If you or someone you know would be interested in giving a few hours of time that day to assist, please contact Debbie at or call the Bishop’s Office at 608-791-2686. We need individuals to assist with parking, directing traffic, directing visitors and the guest area.