Fr. Seis has served in the Dominican Republic for 21 years

‘Hugs’ for hospice patients

Langlade County deacon promotes farm apprenticeship

Bishop’s Charities Game to kick off Packers season

Fr. John Reuter celebrates 50 years of priesthood

She’s found joy after heartache | Your Catholic Neighbor: Rachel Graskey

Green Bay West Side Youth Ministry leaders retire

Kickball builds community, camaraderie for young adults


From Masses to digging latrines

Fr. Seis has served in the Dominican Republic for 21 years

APPLETON — Pope Francis says missionary work is “love without limits.” Fr. Mike Seis knows that firsthand. He’s starting his 22nd year as a priest at the … Read More

‘Hugs’ for hospice patients

‘Faith Factor’ youth make weighted blankets as service project

KIMBERLY — Faith Factor participants are making “hugs” for hospice patients as one of their 2017 service projects. Sewing weighted blankets was one of the projects during … Read More

Langlade County deacon promotes farm apprenticeship

ANTIGO — Just as a church, a farm is much more than brick and mortar. That’s the message Deacon Andy Bures, a farmer, brings to his role … Read More


Upcoming referendum will only worsen crisis, Venezuelan bishops say

VATICAN CITY — Days before a referendum to elect a constituent assembly to rewrite Venezuela’s constitution, leaders of the country’s bishops’ conference said the referendum is illegal … Read More

Feminist group says it detonated explosion at Mexican bishops’ offices

MEXICO CITY — An anarchist group calling itself “Informal Feminist Commando of Anti-Authoritarian Action Coatlicue” has claimed credit for detonating an explosive device outside the Mexican bishops’ … Read More

Catholic governor nominated for religious freedom ambassador post

WASHINGTON — Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback got emotional about international religious freedom in a news conference livestreamed July 27 from his home state. “At noon today, I … Read More

The Compass GPS Blog

‘A really big ham’

Patricia Kasten | The Compass

Part of this job’s charm is the chance to connect people who want to do good things for others.  Each year, The Compass runs listings of various … Read More

In anticipation of Easter joy

Patricia Kasten | The Compass

We’re half-way through Lent. Sunday, March 26, this year was Laetare Sunday – Rejoice Sunday. It’s the Sunday during Lent when you might see pink or rose … Read More

Basketball tourney tradition continues in Kaukauna

Jeff Kurowski | The Compass

KAUKAUNA — The 49th annual Holy Cross Men’s Basketball Tournament tips off March 24-26 and continues April 7-9 at Carl Giordana Gym, Holy Cross site, in Kaukauna. … Read More