Little Flowers Girls’ Club blossoms with knowledge of the saints, virtues

Chilton parish begins capital campaign with goal of $2 million

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Little Flowers Girls’ Club blossoms with knowledge of the saints, virtues

LITTLE CHUTE — “Mother knows best” is a saying that has been put into action by a group of mothers and daughters from St. John Nepomucene Parish. … Read More

Chilton parish begins capital campaign with goal of $2 million

Proposed project includes interior, exterior church renovation

CHILTON — A major capital improvement program for Chilton’s Good Shepherd Parish was announced at all Masses Sept. 16 and 17. Estimated cost of the total project, … Read More

National Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help holds blessing of grapes

Inaugural blessing is a tradition in Europe’s grape-growing countries

CHAMPION — Numerous Catholic writers have noted similarities surrounding the Marian apparitions at Lourdes, France, and Champion, most notably the timing (1858 at Lourdes and 1859 at … Read More


Bishops: Amend repeal bill to protect poor, keep ban on abortion coverage

WASHINGTON — The latest version of a Republican measure in the Senate to repeal the Affordable Care Act must be amended to protect poor and vulnerable Americans, … Read More

‘Pontifical secret’ in abuse cases needs review, advisers tell pope

VATICAN CITY — Members of the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors believe they have done important work over the past three years, but, because there … Read More

Pope says he’s worried about growing anti-migrant sentiment

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis said he is worried that even Catholics are arguing against accepting more migrants and refugees into their communities, and they often cite … Read More

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St. Norbert professor to lead solar eclipse activities

Jeff Kurowski | The Compass

If you are interested in the solar eclipse, St. Norbert College released the following information about  activities offered on Monday: Michael Olson, assistant professor of physics at … Read More

‘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