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Oconto Falls hospital holds Live Nativity

OCONTO FALLS — As part of the annual Oconto Falls “Winter Wonderland” celebration, HSHS St. Clare Memorial Hospital sponsored a living Nativity scene Dec. 5 near the … Read More

Norman Miller Center, Quad Parishes partner for social justice series

St. Norbert students give talks at St. Joseph Church in Green Bay

GREEN BAY — St. Norbert College students Natalie Bradish and Leah Jobe are thankful to serve as community organizers for the Norman Miller Center for Peace, Justice … Read More

Charitable groups will offer free Christmas dinners around diocese

GREEN BAY — As we move through Advent, we draw closer and closer to Christmas. Jesus Christ comes to give himself to us anew, and we give … Read More

Nation/World

The church and the world need Jesus more than ever, bishop says

ROME — The clerical sexual abuse scandal “may be the greatest moral crisis in the history of the church,” said Bishop Edward K. Braxton of Belleville, Illinois. … Read More

Adoption offered gift of life; reunion 46 years later an unexpected gift

NASHVILLE, Tenn.– Thanks to the courage of a teenage birth mother and the work of Catholic Charities of Tennessee, St. Henry parishioner Matt Davis received the greatest … Read More

Martyr of Denver? Father speaks of son who laid down his life for friends

PHILADELPHIA  — Does heroism equate with saintliness? Perhaps. “No one has greater love than this, to lay down one’s life for his friends,” Jesus explains in John … 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 1869 has been retold countless times, generation after generation. The message Our Lady of Good Help, … Read More