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Catholic Charities counselor, DACA recipient, departs

Uncertainty of DACA’s future leads Rodriguez to move to Canada

ALLOUEZ — As an immigration counselor for Catholic Charities of Green Bay, Ana Rodriguez said one of her greatest joys was helping immigrants on their way to … Read More

School celebrates classmates’ baptisms

‘This is the most important day of your life,’ Fr. Girotti tells Bergeron sisters

GREEN BAY — St. John Paul II Classical School students, faculty and family members witnessed a special celebration following the school Mass at St. Philip the Apostle … Read More

State safety grants help Catholic schools introduce security measures

Security film on glass at main entrances is among the safety upgrades

GREEN BAY — On the morning of Sept. 5, a legitimate threat was made against Notre Dame Academy. The threat, made by a student from a different … Read More

Nation/World

Once-lapsed Catholic insists spirituality be part of public sphere

VATICAN CITY — The heady realm of philosophy got special accolades in November when the preeminent Canadian philosopher, Charles Taylor, won the Ratzinger Prize. The prestigious award, … Read More

Minnesota high school prepares for beatification of one of its own

ST. PAUL, Minn. — A man who scrubbed toilets and shoveled sidewalks at Cretin-Derham Hall High School is on his way to becoming a saint, and the … Read More

Federal judge blocks scheduled executions of federal death-row inmates

WASHINGTON — A federal judge Nov. 20 temporarily blocked the executions of four federal death-row inmates scheduled for December and January, saying the lethal injections they were … 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