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Unofficial newspaper mailed to Catholic homes

‘Wisconsin Catholic Tribune’ arrives in homes days before election

GREEN BAY — Less than two weeks before the presidential election, a publication mailed to Catholic homes around Wisconsin is seeking to influence the vote of readers. … Read More

COVID-19 claims life of St. Paul Elder Services resident

KAUKAUNA — St. Paul Elder Services, a skilled nursing, rehabilitation and senior living provider run by the Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity of Manitowoc, reported Oct. 17 … Read More

Faithful Citizenship: Care for creation

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

Nation/World

Indian opposition parties, U.N. official protest elderly Jesuit’s arrest

BHOPAL, India — Major opposition parties in India and a United Nations official backed an octogenarian Jesuit priest who was jailed for alleged charges of sedition and … Read More

Vatican extends time to obtain full indulgences for souls in purgatory

VATICAN CITY  — Plenary or full indulgences traditionally obtained during the first week of November for the souls of the faithful in purgatory can now be gained … Read More

Bishops: Pope’s civil union remarks won’t change teaching on marriage

CLEVELAND — Pope Francis’ expression of openness to the idea of laws recognizing civil unions, including for gay couples, to protect their rights does not change church … 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