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


Rothers still rooted to land where martyred priest and siblings grew up

OKARCHE, Okla. — Tom Rother and his wife of 52 years, Marti, live on the farm where he grew up, less than an hour’s drive from their … Read More

With prayer, Catholics in Puerto Rico deal with Hurricane Maria’s wrath

WASHINGTON — Authorities say it may take months for electricity to fully return to Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria pummeled the island and its infrastructure as it … Read More

Young Catholic entrepreneur takes lawn-mowing business to White House

Zoey Maraist

ARLINGTON, Va. — When Francis “FX” Giaccio began his lawn-mowing business in May, the 11-year-old saw beyond the possibility of making enough money to buy a Lego … 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