First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee and St. Francis Borgia Catholic Church in Cedarburg are among those rescheduling for the Super Bowl.
"The Sunday evening Mass is a bit of a luxury," said Father Thom Eichenberger, pastor at St. Francis, which has five services over the weekend. He has no qualms about canceling one, he says, "when it falls on a legal holy day like Super Bowl Sunday."
Others are holding to their Sunday schedules but incorporating their dual loyalties where possible. Several churches are collecting food and donations to fight hunger as part of the Souper Bowl of Caring.
At Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Menomonee Falls, which will host Greater Milwaukee Bishop Jeff Barrow Sunday morning, the church and congregants will be decked out in green - the liturgical color for the season of Epiphany. »Read Full Article(1)