Two Rivers parishioners put artistic talents on display

Habitat for Humanity home to be built in Green Bay in honor of Pope Francis

UW-Oshkosh student spends 1st weekend of spring break promoting Bishop’s Appeal

His culinary skills come in handy | Your Catholic Neighbor: Dave Erickson

Spirituals, dance moves a testament to joy of new auxiliary bishop


Local groups to provide free Easter meals

ALLOUEZ — Easter is coming and we will celebrate the triumph of the Lamb of God over death and his promise of eternal life for us. Such … Read More

Two Rivers parishioners put artistic talents on display

Local artists create Stations of Cross

Deacon Paul Gleichner, pastoral associate at St. Peter the Fisherman Parish in Two Rivers, stands by his drawing of the fourth Station of the Cross, Jesus meets his mother. (Benjamin Wideman | For The Compass)

TWO RIVERS — Members of St. Peter the Fisherman Parish possess a variety of God-given talents. One of those skills is on display this Lenten season for … Read More

UW-Oshkosh student spends 1st weekend of spring break promoting Bishop’s Appeal

Mrozinsky tells her home parish that Appeal benefits university’s Newman Center programs

Molly Mrozinsky, a nursing major at UW-Oshkosh, is pictured at her home parish of St. Peter the Fisherman in Two Rivers. During weekend Masses March 21 and 22, she shared with parishioners how the Bishop’s Appeal benefits the UW-Oshkosh Newman Center’s outreach to college students. (Benjamin Wideman | For The Compass)

TWO RIVERS — Molly Mrozinsky could have spent this past weekend sleeping in and relaxing. After all, that’s what many University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh students probably did on … Read More


Mother, daughter killed in crash recalled for devotion to faith, family

Students pause in front of a makeshift memorial on the steps of Joseph Koenig High School in Haltern am See, Germany, March 24. Sixteen students and two teachers from the school were among the 150 people killed in the crash of a Germanwings Airbus A320 that day in the French Alps. (CNS photo/Rolf Vennenbernd, EPA)

ARLINGTON, Va. — A mother and daughter from Virginia who perished in the French Alps plane crash were remembered by fellow Catholic parishioners as “wonderful people” who … Read More

Three months after amputation surgery, bishop to say Palm Sunday Mass

Bishop David M. O'Connell of Trenton, N.J., in a 2011 file photo. (CNS photo | Bob Roller)

TRENTON, N.J. — It was just over two weeks following surgery to amputate his lower left leg when Trenton Bishop David M. O’Connell publicly declared his rehabilitation … Read More

Spirituals, dance moves a testament to joy of new auxiliary bishop

New Orleans Auxiliary Bishop Fernand "Ferd" Cheri III walks with his crosier during a tour of St. Louis Cathedral in New Orleans at the end of his episcopal ordination Mass March 23. He is accompanied by Archbishop Wilton D. Gregory of Atlanta, Archbishop Gregory M. Aymond of New Orleans and Bishop J. Terry Steib of Memphis, Tenn. (CNS photo/Frank J. Methe, Clarion Herald)

NEW ORLEANS — Let the record show that never before in the nearly 300-year history of St. Louis Cathedral have Catholics seen a dancing bishop. But when … Read More

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What was off is on again

Patricia Kasten | The Compass

There wasn’t going to be a free meal — at least not this Easter in Appleton. In The Compass (3/27/15) print edition, you’ll find the annual list … Read More

Remembering Romero

Sam Lucero | The Compass

Our guide, a Salvadoran sister who knew Archbishop Oscar Romero, stands outside his former residence. A bust was erected near the entrance. (Sam Lucero photo)

I have had a devotion to Archbishop Oscar Romero since learning about him and the civil war that plagued El Salvador from 1979 to 1992. About five … Read More

Pope Francis: Two years and counting

Sam Lucero | The Compass

A video posted by (@newsva) on Mar 13, 2015 at 2:29am PDT Two years ago today, Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio stepped onto the balcony of St. … Read More