Diocese celebrates Jubilee Mass for sick, caregivers

Holy Cross School celebrates 150th anniversary

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Oconto Falls Lutheran church offers financial support to children attending Catholic school

Couple embraces ‘life of discipleship’ by giving to Bishop’s Appeal

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Interest in her faith, caring for sick led Kresal into care ministry

Emmaus program provides training for Menasha care minister

MENASHA — Whether she visits someone for five minutes or 10 years, care minister Julie Kresal says, “If I put a smile on someone’s face, it’s all … Read More

Diocese celebrates Jubilee Mass for sick, caregivers

GREEN BAY — On Feb. 11, the World Day of Prayer for the Sick, Bishop David Ricken welcomed those who are sick, those with disabilities and all … Read More

Holy Cross School celebrates 150th anniversary

BAY SETTLEMENT — As the Diocese of Green Bay gears up for its 150th anniversary on March 3, Holy Cross School celebrated its own 150th anniversary Feb. … Read More


As DACA deadline nears, Catholic voices speak up to fix immigration woes

WASHINGTON (CNS) — Last September, as President Donald Trump pulled the plug on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA, he also gave Congress a … Read More

Parkland students urge Florida lawmakers to reform gun laws

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — About 100 students from Parkland arrived in Tallahassee the evening of Feb. 20, highly motivated to press their state lawmakers in person to reform … Read More

Pope to young people: Take the World Youth Day challenge

VATICAN CITY — It’s time to break free from fear, fake online personas and looking at the world through a digital screen display, Pope Francis told young … Read More

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Choosing a new rosary

Patricia Kasten | The Compass

The first time I stepped foot into St. Francis Xavier Cathedral in Green Bay was for a Rite of Election Mass celebrated in early spring 1986 by … Read More

Fatima Day

Patricia Kasten | The Compass

Today is the centennial of the last appearance of Our Lady at Fatima in Portugal. It is a day for praying the rosary. Here is a link … Read More

Rosaries and cupcakes

Patricia Kasten | The Compass

October is traditionally the month of the rosary. And the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary is Oct. 7. Many of us have taken part in … Read More