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175th Anniversary Events

Participate in a variety of 175th-anniversary events throughout the archdiocese.

Anniversary Events


Pray, Reconcile and Rejoice: 12 Hours of Reconciliation – April 10, 2019

  • One parish in each Deanery will offer 12 hours (8 a.m. to 8 p.m.) of the Sacrament of Reconciliation

175th Anniversary Exploration – April 28 to November 28, 2019

  • 6 biking and walking paths to choose from, 175 miles total. Family-friendly, pick your distance, pick your time, pick your location - start anywhere, anytime. Free passport guides and information available along the way

175 Alive – May 4, 2019 (Saturday)

  • 10 a.m. - Commemoration of the arrival of Bishop Henni on the Milwaukee River followed by procession to the Cathedral
  • 11 a.m. - Mass at Cathedral
  • Noon - Cathedral Square Celebration

Seven Days of Service – Archdiocesan Service Week, September 22-29, 2019

  • Parish, Multi-Parish Communities, Deaneries will be invited to participate in local service opportunities as an archdiocesan effort of reaching out to others and highlighting the Catholic Church’s presence in our communities

Closing Mass - November 24, 2019 (Sunday)

  • 11 a.m. at the Cathedral with reception in the atrium to follow

Closing Bells - November 28, 2019 (Thankgiving)

  • All parishes, schools and families are invited to ring bells at 10 am and pray the 175th Anniversary Prayer to close the year


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The Archdiocese of Milwaukee

3501 South Lake Drive
PO Box 070912
Milwaukee, WI 53207-0912

Phone:  (414) 769-3300
Toll-Free: (800) 769-9373
Fax:  (414)  769-3408