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About Father Nathan Reesman

On Twitter: @FatherReesman Father Nathan Reesman is a priest of the Archdiocese of Milwaukee, ordained in 2006. He is the Shared Pastor of Immaculate Conception Parish, and also of Saint Frances Cabrini Parish, both in West Bend, Wisconsin. He is also the Courage and EnCourage chaplain for the Archdiocese of Milwaukee. Courage is an apostolate of the Catholic Church that ministers to men and women who experience same sex attraction. Father Reesman is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin, Madison, obtaining his Bachelors of Arts in Political Science in the year 2000. He completed his seminary studies at Saint Francis de Sales Seminary for the Archdiocese of Milwaukee in 2006, obtaining a Masters of Divinity. Father Reesman completed post-graduate studies at the University of Saint Mary of the Lake, Mundelein, obtaining a Doctor of Ministry in 2019.

A Lament For Election 2020

What do Catholics do with a no-win scenario? Continue reading

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Dead Funerals

We need to ask ourselves if our current rituals are empty of real meaning. Continue reading

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In Search of Halloween Joy

What are the limits of our limitless appetite for thrills, gore, and sugar?
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Green and Christian

Why the Secular Green Movement Needs to Be Baptized Continue reading

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The Signs of the Times: What is Next for the Church in the West

God still loves the post-Christian West. He will not abandon it. Continue reading

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Private School Vouchers: The Future or the End of Catholic Education?

Tax Payer Voucher Money for Catholic Schools comes with hard questions for which we do not currently have good answers. Continue reading

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Ending Clericalism

Ending clericalism is a call to personal self examination from the top of the hierarchy to the bottom. Continue reading

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