Bishop Ricken celebrates Assumption Mass at Shrine | See photos on Flickr

Ecumenical Partnership for Housing offers bright future for homeless

Franciscans sell Green Bay church, friary

Bishop Ricken celebrates first Mass on Blessed Solanus Casey feast: See photos on Flickr

Family, Catholic Charities offer support to Lena farmer

She’s hog wild for fighting cancer | Your Catholic Neighbor: Camree Powell

Bishop Ricken celebrates Jubilee Mass for 50th anniversary couples | See photos on Flickr


Franciscans sell Green Bay church, friary

St. Mary of Angels to remain parish community; friary will be turned into apartments

GREEN BAY — St. Mary of the Angels Church and Friary, owned by the Franciscans of the Assumption BVM Province, have been sold to a Fond du … Read More

Ecumenical Partnership for Housing offers bright future for homeless

Green Bay program offers long-term housing options for eligible families

GREEN BAY — Sometimes families do all the right things to change their course, but still struggle to meet their needs. That happens for many seeking affordable … Read More

Mediation Center helps residents resolve disputes

Center offers mediation training sessions for volunteers in September

ALLOUEZ — Volunteers for the Mediation Center of Greater Green Bay seek to ensure the “scales of justice” by helping people to resolve a variety of disputes. … Read More


Summer internship at parish gives seminarian a glimpse of pastor’s life

LAKELAND, La. — On a hot Friday afternoon in July, the grounds outside of Immaculate Conception Church in Lakeland were quiet and vacant of cars and people. … Read More

Religious groups to fight physical, sexual violence against kids in Peru

LIMA, Peru — Catholic and other Christian and non-Christian religious groups launched an effort Aug. 16 to combat violence, especially sexual violence, against children in Peru. They … Read More

Latin American church leaders mark 50 years of ‘option for the poor’

CARACAS, Venezuela — Latin American church leaders will meet in Medellin Aug. 23-26 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of a landmark regional bishops’ meeting that took place … Read More

The Compass GPS Blog

Biking for Babies team members thankful for support in diocese

Jeff Kurowski | The Compass

I received handwritten messages from both Kevin Biese and Nick Vande Hey of Biking for Babies that included mentions of the support they have received from people … Read More

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