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Faithful Citizenship: Poverty and economic justice

Editor’s note: This is the third in a series prepared by the Wisconsin Catholic Conference as a guide for those who wish to inform their consciences in … Read More

Faith teaches that ‘we are all children of God,’ says Lupita Muñoz

Lupita Muñoz lives in Appleton where she has attended St. Thérèse Parish since the early 2000s. She has two adult children and a granddaughter. One of the … Read More

Wisconsin bishops urge Trump to limit deportation of Hmong, Laotian refugees

MADISON — On Sept. 27, the church celebrates World Day for Migrants and Refugees. In recognizing the unique contributions of immigrants and refugees, the Catholic bishops of … Read More


Trump says he will sign order to ensure babies born alive receive care

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said Sept. 23 he would sign an executive order to “ensure that all precious babies born alive, no matter their circumstances, receive … Read More

Sister Norma Pimentel is one of Time magazine’s 100 most influential people of 2020

WASHINGTON  — Sister Norma Pimentel, a Missionary of Jesus and executive director of Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley, has received numerous awards over the years … Read More

U.S. bishops say ‘enough’ on federal executions

WASHINGTON  — Just hours before the sixth federal execution took place this year, and two days before the next one was scheduled, two U.S. bishops’ committee chairmen … Read More

The Compass GPS Blog

DACA recipient: ‘My message would be of love’

Sam Lucero | The Compass

ALLOUEZ – The Supreme Court began hearing arguments Nov. 12 in a case that could eventually end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, also known as … Read More

Pocket crosses still making impact

Sam Lucero | The Compass

ALLOUEZ – A good deed’s impact may never be known, but Karen Schramel of Woodstock, Ill., was determined to make known the “miracle of the Lord” she … Read More

‘Gather the children in this wild country’

Sam Lucero | The Compass

The story of the Blessed Mother appearing to Adele Brise in 1859 has been retold countless times, generation after generation. The message Our Lady of Good Help, … Read More