The Compass: Official Newspaper of the Catholic Diocese of Green Bay
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October 26, 2001 Issue

Calendar of Events

Prayer groups

Sundays: 7 p.m., Ss. Peter and Paul, Green Bay; Holy Hour in Reparation for Abortion, 2 p.m., Our Lady of Good Help Chapel, Robinsonville.

Mondays: 12:30 p.m., St. Mary Central High School chapel, Menasha; Marian Devotions, 5:30 p.m., St. Pius X, Appleton; After 6 p.m. Mass, St. John, Oshkosh; Charismatic Prayer, 7 p.m., Holy Family Parish Hall, Wittenberg; Cross and Crown Prayer Group, 7:30 p.m., St. Paul, Combined Locks.

Tuesdays: Widows of Prayer, 1 p.m., St. Pius X, Appleton; 6:30 p.m., Sacred Heart, Oshkosh; 6:30 p.m., Ss. Peter and Paul, Green Bay; 9:15 a.m. or 7 p.m., St. Bernard, Green Bay; 7 p.m., St. Agnes, Green Bay; 7 p.m., St. Mary Home for the Aged, Manitowoc.

Wednesdays: 7 a.m., Our Lady of Lourdes, 406 Grant St., De Pere; 9 a.m., St. Patrick, Stephensville; 7 p.m., Holy Cross, Kaukauna.

Thursdays: 8 a.m., Ss. Peter and Paul, Green Bay; 7 p.m., St. Paul, Manitowoc.

Fridays: 8 a.m., Xavier High School, 1600 W. Prospect, Appleton.

Rosary: 12:30 p.m. daily, St. Joseph, Sturgeon Bay; 6:30 p.m. followed by 8 p.m. Mass Thursdays, Holy Rosary, New Holstein; a 15-decade rosary for the USA is held on the 12th of each month from 1-2 p.m. at Holy Rosary; 3:40 p.m. (4 p.m. Mass) Saturdays, St. Andrew, Manitowoc; before 5 p.m. Mass Saturdays and after 8 a.m. Mass Sundays, Nativity of Our Lord, Green Bay; 1 p.m. Mondays at Silver Cliff chapel and 9 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at St. Mary Parish, Lakewood; 6:30 p.m. (8 p.m. Mass) Tuesdays, St. John the Baptist, St. John (fifth Thursdays at St. Ann, St. Anna); 4:40 p.m. Wednesdays, St. Bernard, Appleton; 20 minutes before each weekend Mass, Holy Martyrs of Gorcum, Green Bay.

Charismatic Prayer, 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, St. Matthew, Green Bay, with Mass first Wednesdays; 7:30 p.m. Sundays, King of Kings, Holy Redeemer Church Hall, Two Rivers.

Cenacle of Prayer for Priests, with Eucharistic adoration and holy hour, 1:30 p.m. Thursdays, St. John, Oshkosh. Special cenacle Mass at 2 p.m. as announced.

Maranatha Prayer Group, 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Mt. Tabor Center, Menasha. Information: (920)722-8918.


An Evening with the Saints, 6-7 p.m. Oct. 29, St. Pius X, Appleton.

Thursday Night Live, gathering for high school youth that includes some faith sharing, free soda and snacks, followed by an open gym, 7-9 p.m. Nov. 1, St. Peter, Oshkosh.

24-hour Adoration begins with 7 a.m. Mass with Holy Hour of Peace at 7 p.m. Nov. 1, St. Joseph, Sturgeon Bay.

24 Hour Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, Ss. Peter & Paul, Green Bay.

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, 2-4 p.m. Sundays, Monte Alverno Retreat Center, Appleton.

Morning Praise, 7 a.m. weekdays; 8 a.m. Saturdays; 9 a.m. Sundays; Vespers, 5:20 p.m. weekdays, 5 p.m. Saturdays & Sundays, St. Norbert Abbey Church, De Pere.

Liturgy of the Hours, 7:30 a.m. & 5 p.m. daily; 9 a.m. Sunday, St. Joseph Church at St. Norbert College, DePere.

Holy Hour, 2:30 p.m. Sundays, Chapel at Robinsonville.

Spirit Fire, spiritual and social activities for ages 22-39, 7-9 p.m. Sundays, youth room, Nativity, Green Bay.

Wildfire, support and social outlet for teens, 6:30-9 p.m. Mondays, youth room, Nativity, Green Bay.

Eucharistic Adoration & St. Joseph Novena, 3:30 p.m. Wednesdays, St. Norbert Abbey Church, De Pere.

Marian Devotions, 6:30 p.m. followed by Mass, Thursdays, Holy Rosary, New Holstein.

Area Cenacle of Prayer for Priests, with Eucharistic Adoration and Holy Hour, 1:30 p.m. Thursdays, St. John, Oshkosh; special Cenacle Mass at 2 p.m. as announced.

Youth Fellowship, high school age and older, 7-9 p.m. Thursdays, Mt. Tabor Center, Menasha; 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, Holy Martyrs rectory, Green Bay.

Marian Prayer Cenacle, after 8 a.m. Mass Thursdays at St. Francis and St. Mary Parish, Brussels.

Special Masses

Firefighters Recognition Mass, 4:15 p.m. Oct. 27, St. Kilian, New Franken.

Anointing Masses, 4:30 p.m. Oct. 27, St. Bernard, Appleton; 1:30 p.m. Oct. 30, St. John Nepomucene, Little Chute.

Interpreted Mass for the Deaf/HH, 9 a.m. Oct. 28, St. John Nepomucene, Little Chute; 4:15 p.m. Saturdays, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, Green Bay.

Live Sunday Radio Masses: 9:30 a.m., St. Francis Xavier Cathedral, on WJOK (1050 AM); 9:30 a.m., St. Raphael, Oshkosh, on WRJQ (1570 AM, Appleton); 10 a.m., Holy Innocents, Manitowoc, on WCUB (980 AM), Manitowoc.

Eucharist, 4:45 p.m. weekdays, 8:15 a.m. Saturdays, 10 a.m. Sundays, St. Norbert Abbey Church, De Pere.

Spanish Masses, 6 p.m. Saturdays, 12:30 and 6:30 p.m. Sundays, St. Willebrord, Green Bay; 1 p.m. Sundays, St. Joseph, Wautoma.

Marian Devotions of the Fox Valley, St.Therese, Appleton, Mondays 5:30 p.m. rosary/6:30 p.m. Mass.

Widows of Prayer - Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament Tuesdays 1-2:30 p.m., followed by Mass, St. Pius X Chapel, Appleton.

Family Prayer Masses, 6 p.m. Mondays, St. John, Oshkosh; 7 p.m. Tuesdays, St. Agnes, Green Bay; 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Ss. Peter & Paul, Green Bay.


Poetry Night, 6 p.m Oct. 31, Neville Public Museum, Green Bay.

Anticipating the Holidays After a Loss, 7-9- p.m. Nov. 8, Holy Family Memorial, Western Avenue Campus, Manitowoc, call (920)682-1059 or (920)684-2347 to register.


"Splendor of the Brass" Robert Sromovsky Scholarship Benefit Concert, 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26, Walter Theatre, St. Norbert College, De Pere. Featuring the Abbey Brass and the Gerald Mattern Quartet. Free, but donations will be accepted.

Halloween Haunted Tunnel, 8-11 p.m. Oct. 26-27, Madelaine/Lorraine Residence Hall, St. Norbert College, De Pere.

Halloween Carnival, 5-8:30 p.m. Oct. 26, St. John the Baptist, Howard.

Footloose & Over 30 Singles Halloween Dance, 8:30-12:30 p.m. Oct. 26, Stadium View, Green Bay.

Dudley Birder Chorale All Saints Day Concert, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 27, St. Norbert Abbey Church, De Pere, call (920)403-3950 for tickets.

"Take Your Medicine," 7:30 p.m. Oct. 27-28, Pennings' Activity Center, St. Norbert College, De Pere, presented by Notre Dame Academy.

Halloween Fest, 2-6 p.m. Oct. 28, Marian College, Fond du Lac.

"The Man Who Came to Dinner", 7 p.m. Nov. 1-3, 2 p.m. Nov. 3, St. Mary Central, Menasha.

Barbershop Singfest & Buffet Dinner, 5:30 p.m. Nov. 2, VFW Club, Green Bay.

"Saints," 7 p.m. Nov. 2, Resurrection, Green Bay, call (920)435-6811 for tickets.

"Late Night Catechism," 7:30 p.m. Nov. 2, Holiday Inn, Manitowoc, sponsored by St. Thomas the Apostle, call (920)682-6000 or(920)682-4217 for tickets.

Open Gym, 6-8 p.m. Sundays, St. Margaret Mary, Neenah, (920)434-2145.

Bingo -- 6:15 p.m. Early Birds, 7 p.m. Regular Bingo, 1st & 3rd Mondays of the month, Nativity, Green Bay; 7 p.m. Monday, Holy Angels, Darboy (doors open at 6 p.m.); 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Community Service Center, Green Bay; 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Sacred Heart, Oshkosh.

Teen Scene, 7-11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays for middle school students, Fr. Carr's Place 2B, 1965 Oshkosh, Oshkosh. High School youth program daily at 8 p.m. (920)231-2378.

Parish Picnics/Festivals

Oktoberfest, 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 28, Holy Cross, Kaukauna.

Card Parties

7:30 p.m. Oct. 28, Ss. Francis & Wenceslaus, Klondike Site.


Soup Supper, 4 p.m. Oct. 25, St. Thomas the Apostle, Sugarbush.

Spaghetti Dinners, 4-7:30 p.m. Oct. 26, Roncalli High School, Manitowoc; 4-7:30 p.m. Oct. 27, St. Mary, Winneconne.

Fish Fry, 4-8 p.m. Oct. 26, St. Anne, Francis Creek.

Grilled Pork Chop Dinner, 4-8 p.m. Oct. 27, St. Charles, Charlesburg.

Breakfast, 8:45-9:45 a.m. Oct. 28, St. Mary, Clarks Mills.

Pancake & Porky Breakfasts, 7:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Oct. 28, St. John the Baptist, Howard; 9-10:30 a.m. Oct. 28, St. Paul, Combined Locks.

Carryout Booyah, after 9:30 Mass Oct. 28, All Saints, Denmark.

Pork & Sauerkraut Dinner, 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Oct. 28, St. Andrew School Hall, Manitowoc.

Chicken Dinners, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 28, St. John, Seymour & Holy Trinity, Oconto.

Soup & Salad Social, 4:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 28, St. James, Cooperstown.


Craft Fair, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 25, St. Therese, Apleton.

Craft Sale, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 27, St. Gabriel, Neenah.

Bazaar, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 27, San Luis Medical & Rehabilitation Center, Green Bay.

Harvest Festival, 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Oct. 27, Wesley United Methodist, Oshkosh.

Tour of Homes, Bake & Quilt Sale, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 28, St. Paul, Combined Locks.

Special Groups

Bereavement Support Group for Adults, 7 p.m. Oct. 29, St. Raphael, Oshkosh. No registration required.

Support Meeting for Anorexics, Bulimics, Families and Friends, 7 p.m. Oct. 31, Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, next to Appleton East High School.

Cancer Patients and Families Support Group, 7 p.m. Oct. 25, St. Mary's Hospital, Green Bay.

Starting Over Support Group for recently separated and divorced, 7 p.m. Oct. 25, Green Bay Christian School, University Ave., Green Bay.

Weight Management Support Group, 1 & 7:30 p.m. Mondays, 413 Charles St., De Pere. Information: Marge Newman RN 337-0669.

Developmentally Disabled Adults Meeting, 7 p.m. Mondays, Catholic Central School, Appleton. (920)734-2194.

Problem Gambling Therapy Group, 5 p.m. Mondays, Bellin Psychiatric Center, Green Bay. Registration required: (920)433-3563.

Sexual Abuse Support Group, 6 p.m. Mondays, Bellin Psychiatric Center, Green Bay. Register: (920)433-3630.

Recovery Inc., Self-help for Nervous Symptoms and Fears, 7:30 p.m. Mondays, First United Church of Christ, 509 S. Webster, Green Bay. Call (920)336-6432.

AODA Treatment Group for Adults, 9 a.m. or 6 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. Ongoing, and individual meets for six weeks plus aftercare, Family Service Association, Green Bay. Call (920)436-6800.

Separated and Divorced Support Group, 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Sacred Heart Center, Shawano. Call (715)526-6630 or 526-2023.

Eating Disorders Support Group, 4:30 p.m., Bellin Psychiatric Center, Green Bay. 1st and 3rd Tuesdays, anorexics and bulimics; 2nd and 4th Tuesdays, compulsive overeaters. Call (920)433-3630.

Postpartum Depression Mothers Support Group, 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Bellin Psychiatric Center, Green Bay. Registration: (920)433-3630 or 497-3626.


St. Francis Community Free Walk-In Clinic for the uninsured or underinsured, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 500 N. Main St., Oshkosh.

Maternal Motions, exercise class for pregnant women and new moms, 9 a.m. or 5:15 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Appleton Medical Center. Information: (920)830-6877.

"My Mommy and Me," for new moms and infants, 10 a.m. Tuesdays, Mercy Medical Center, Oshkosh. Information: (920)236-2356.

Blood Drive, Red Cross Center, Deckner Ave., Green Bay. 2-6 p.m. Tuesdays, noon-4 p.m. Thursdays, by appointment Saturdays. (920)468-8535.

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