As you probably know, last Friday, on the Solemnity of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus, the Supreme Court overturned the Roe v. Wade decision, eliminating the federal right to […]
My Brother and Sister Confirmands, What a joy and honor to be with you here, today, for the conferral of the Holy Spirit upon you. You were given the gift […]
Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, Happy Pentecost! This Sunday, June 5, is Pentecost Sunday and the birthday of the church. What does this phrase mean? The word “Pentecost” means […]
Happy Mother’s Day! Whether you are a mom, grandma, godmother or stepmother, I hope that Mother’s Day is a time of grace and blessing in your life. Mothers are really […]
Alleluia, He is risen! May the joy of the risen Christ bring peace and joy to your hearts and homes this Easter season! These three words, “He is risen,” are […]
As I have watched the brutal impacts of the war in Ukraine over the past few weeks, I have found myself longing and praying for peace in our world. The […]
As you may know, last summer, Pope Francis issued a motu proprio (executive decree) titled “Traditionis Custodes” which in Latin means “Guardians of the Tradition.” The document provides instructions regarding […]
In the Gospel of Matthew, in a passage known as “The Judgment of the Nations,” Jesus gives us a picture of what the day of judgment will look like. He […]
Each year in February, The Compass has its all-household issue, when every household registered with a Catholic parish in the Diocese of Green Bay receives a free copy of The Compass.
My brothers and sisters, the Holy Spirit is hard at work in our diocese. I see it every day and it is inspiring! God is working wonders in our midst. I believe there is even more that God wants to do, but he needs our help.