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 Official Newspaper of the Catholic Diocese of Green Bay, WisconsinMay 30, 2003 Issue 


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• Local college students find more to spring break than parties

• Chilton school groundbreaking scheduled for June 11

• Theological Institute offers day, afternoon and evening sessions

• Instructions on praying rosary featured in comic book

• CateQUIZ'em -- "Syms" and "syns" in the church

• Mary Beth Bonacci -- Several good news pro-life stories hit the news for the month

• Fr. Ron Rolheiser -- Suggestions for passing faith on to our children

• Kathy Cribari Hamer -- Whether we're cleaning up around our home or in our soul, we benefit

• Charlie Martin explores the Coldplay hit "Clocks"

• Fr. Richard McBrien -- We have a social, religious duty to give to the poor, not spend as we choose

• Oshkosh second graders reach out to six-year-old

• What's happening for youth

• Capsule television reviews

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NOTE: There will be no Compass issue published on June 6, 2003. The next issue will be June 13, 2003.

Volunteer saw God digging through garbage

Kaukauna native spent two+ years volunteering in Nicaragua
photo of capuchin volunteer Katie Valentyn with Nicaraguan kids
HOPE FOR DESPAIR: Kaukauna native Katie Valentyn served more than two years in Nicaragua as a capuchin volunteer. Here she is shown with some of the youngsters she worked with, as she tried to help school children prepare for a brighter future. (Capuchin Corps photo)
By Joanne Flemming
Compass Correspondent

Katie Valentyn of Kaukauna says she saw the face of God in the people she met during her two-plus years as a Capuchin Corps volunteer in Bluefields, Nicaragua. But she remembers seeing it most vividly the day her housemate pointed to two children digging in garbage.

When the woman saw the pair across the street, she said, "There's God," Valentyn reported.   Full story ...

Other News

Mass Times

2003 Summer Mass Schedules (from May 16 Compass Online)

 • New bishop named to Madison
 • Sidebar: Bishop Banks comments
 • Four answer call to deaconate
 • Blessed Sacrament Fathers leaving Menasha
 • More Easter baptism than most see in a year


The Ascension of the Lord
• Auxiliary Bishop Morneau -- for June 1
   God's presence infuses hope with life

• Fr. Richard Ver Bust -- for June 1
   The Ascension marks a beginning

• Foundations of Faith --
   We are masters of all we survey--well almost
Easter articles from previous Compass Online issues:

May 23, 2003 issue
May 16, 2003 issue
May 9, 2003 issue
May 2, 2003 issue
April 25, 2003 issue
April 18, 2003 issue

Stewardship in Action
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Pentecost
• Auxiliary Bishop Morneau -- for June 8
   Peace comes when sins are forgiven
• Fr. Richard Ver Bust -- for June 8
   A diverse church united in the Spirit

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Columns

 • Bishop Banks --
    No school child left behind

 • Auxiliary Bishop Morneau -- for June 1
    God's presence infuses hope with life

 • Auxiliary Bishop Morneau -- for June 8
    Peace comes when sins are forgiven

 • Fr. Richard Ver Bust -- for June 1
    The Ascension marks a beginning

 • Fr. Richard Ver Bust -- for June 8
    A diverse church united in the Spirit

 • Compass Editorial --
    More catholic

 • Compass Editorial --
    Events say much about us

 • Eye on the Capitol --
    One-party control of Legislature may speed budget process


Features

 • Foundations of Faith --
    We are masters of all we survey--well almost

 • Saint of the Day --
    A feast of fulfilled expectation (May 31, 2003, Feast of the Visitation)

 • Calendar of Events



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