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.llC iii ARKANSASC, CATHOLIst. " BISHOP ANDREW J. McDONALD GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY EDITION May 9, 1998 Page 11 Semi: aary dassmate ; gather in LR t:i)r celebration Bishop M onald in seminary was friend to eueffone,' classmate says i EDITOR at least 27 are still priests, most of whom bishop s episcopal ordination in Saran- ated from St. Mary Seminary in 1948. By Malea Waiters ' ? Of the 90 men in the Class of 1948, more for ordination. Some attended the School in Cantonsville, Md., and gradu- -_ were required to retire when they turned in 1972. At the Mass of Christian Burial in Fwelve classmates from St. Mary70 years old. Bishop McDonald, 74, is I hope none of them is in as good of Clarksville, Md., Bishop McDonald told Seminary in Baltimore have chosen to the only active bishop from their class, shape as I am," Bishop McDonald said the congregation, "I have lost my best celebrate their 50th anniversary in the Bishop McDonald has said he is anx- with a laugh, friend. t priesthood with their brother priest, ious to get reacquainted with the men Absent from the list of visiting priests Father Floyd Dwyer of LaCrosse, Bishop Andrew J. McDonald. he knew 50 years ago. He said he has is Msgr. Anthony Sauerwein, who died Wis., has kept in touch with Bishop The priests will concelebrate Mass visited with a few of the men during this Easter. He and Bishop McDonald McDonald through an occasional visit with the bishop May 8 at the Cathedral Alumni Day over the years, but most met each other when they were 13 years or letter. of St. Andrew in Little Rock. he has not seen since they left Balti- old while attending St. Charles High See Classmates page 12 heartfelt appreciation for your years of priestly ministry to all of us and gratitude to Almighty God on the occasion of your Golden Jubilee. The parish families of: St.James and St.Richard Searcy Bald Knob with their pastor, Fr. Robert T. Dienert From