Eland parish set for final Mass on Jan. 8

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

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


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

Kiel parish dedicates new addition

Bishop Ricken joins SS. Peter and Paul Parish for blessing of narthex

KIEL — It was fitting that the entrance song for Mass at SS. Peter and Paul Church on Jan. 8 was “All Are Welcome.” After all, not … Read More

Eland parish set for final Mass on Jan. 8

Mission church in Shawano County, open for Mass twice a year, closes

ELAND — There were tears of sadness and joy around the Norrbom family table, as family members reflected on the impending closure of St. William Church in … 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

U.S. doctors, nurses treat Syrian refugees for free in Jordan

MAFRAQ, Jordan — American doctors and nurses on a medical mission to Jordan are performing badly needed surgeries and other medical treatment free of charge to thousands … Read More

Catholic priest found dead in northern Mexico

MEXICO CITY — A Catholic priest has been found dead in northern Mexico, marking another attack on clergy in a country where the widespread violence of the … Read More

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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