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Newman Center provides ‘home away from home’ for college students

Bishop’s Appeal supports Catholic Campus Ministry in diocese

OSHKOSH — With the challenges of a pandemic and the transition to a new chaplain, it’s a new day at the Newman Center on the University of … Read More

Parishes ‘reconnect’ during pandemic thanks to Bishop’s Appeal support

OMRO — In August 2020, the Diocese of Green Bay’s launched “Reconnect to Inspire” for parishes within the diocese. “Reconnect Groups: Rebuilding community after pandemic” was an … Read More

Compass sponsors pilgrimage ‘in the footsteps of St. Paul’

ALLOUEZ — The Compass will sponsor a 12-day pilgrimage to Greece next October. Some of the trip’s highlights include a four-day ship cruise and visits to some … Read More


Living the beatitudes can change the world, pope says in Iraq

BAGHDAD — Pope Francis told Iraqi Christians that when they suffer discrimination, persecution or war, the Eight Beatitudes are addressed to them. ?   “Whatever the world … Read More

Many Texas parishes to keep face masks, even with mandate lifted

WASHINGTON — Many Catholic parishes in Texas will continue to ask parishioners to wear face masks and will limit capacity for Masses even though the state’s governor, … Read More

Pope: Honor martyrs by remaining faithful, working for a better Iraq

BAGHDAD — Visiting a Baghdad cathedral “hallowed by the blood of our brothers and sisters” murdered in a terrorist attack that shook the world, Pope Francis said … Read More

The Compass GPS Blog

A pro-life rosary

Sam Lucero | The Compass

Carolyn Lefeber, a member of St. Patrick Parish in Stephensville, was one of about 100 people to attend the Disciples for Life Conference on Jan. 23 at … Read More

A cherished rosary

Sam Lucero | The Compass

One of the thrills of photographing people for The Compass is getting to listen to their stories. I recently traveled to Greenville to photograph Jim Cotter, who … Read More

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