Eland parish set for final Mass on Jan. 8

New Catholic football camp will be offered at St. Norbert College

Open doorways bring her closer to God | Your Catholic Neighbor: Eileen Hartl

When a mother loses a child, reach out with tears, not words, pope says

Fr. David Parker, formerly of Pulaski, ordained to priesthood


Fr. Mauthe, first recipient of Newman Award for campus ministry, dies

Diocesan priest served 30 years as UW-Green Bay Newman Center chaplain

ALLOUEZ — Fr. Richard Mauthe once told The Compass that celebrating the Eucharist is what he liked most about being a priest. “It’s a gathering that touches … Read More

Deacon Robert Wavrunek dies; was active, with wife Christal, in rural life, parish ministry

ALLOUEZ — Deacon Robert Wavrunek, who served at St. Isidore the Farmer Parish, Tisch Mills, and St. Therese de Lisieux Parish, Stangelville, died Jan. 9. Deacon Wavrunek, … Read More

Tears flow following final Mass in Eland

ELAND — A bitter-cold morning and a faulty heating system could have spelled disaster for more than 150 people attending the closing Mass at St. William Church … Read More


Congress urged to keep health care gains, protect life, conscience rights

WASHINGTON — The chairman of the U.S. bishops’ domestic policy committee said Jan. 18 that a repeal of the federal health care law should not take place … Read More

On eve of Trump inauguration, Catholic communities will pray for immigrants

WASHINGTON — Acknowledging the fear some immigrants have expressed as Donald Trump becomes president, Jesuit parishes, schools and other communities plan to pray for those who fear … Read More

Bishops of Malta issue norms for ministry to divorced, civilly remarried

VATICAN CITY — Under certain circumstances and after long prayer and a profound examination of conscience, some divorced and civilly remarried Catholics may return to the sacraments, … Read More

The Compass GPS Blog

Do you hear what I hear?

Sam Lucero | The Compass

      Now that Advent is coming to a close, I wanted to call your attention to our recently completed series on Advent hymns. This four-part … Read More

Homemade memories of Mary

Patricia Kasten | The Compass

Memories make the holidays, and the Advent season. Last Sunday, Dec. 4, I spoke at a Christmas Tea at First United Presbyterian Church in De Pere, Wis. … Read More

Local holiday book published

Patricia Kasten | The Compass

Quick! What were the names of the Three Wise Men? How long did it take for them to travel to Bethlehem? Where did they go after they … Read More