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 Official Newspaper of the Catholic Diocese of Green Bay, WisconsinJune 13, 2003 Issue 

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• St. Willebrord, Green Bay to break ground on new parish center

• Oshkosh retirement/health care center for Sisters of the Sorrowful Mother to consolidate facilities

• Four Assumption BVM Province Franciscans celebrate ordination anniversaries

• St. Aloysius, Kaukauna adds sports court to enhance phy-ed

• CateQUIZ'em -- Quiz on Trinity

• Fr. Ron Rolheiser -- Despite popular myths, churches are champions of poor

• Scott Fleischmann -- How to find God's guidance at work

• Mary Rose Remington -- Summer is perfect time to turn tide against teen suicide

• Charlie Martin -- Negativity does not create satisfying life

• Fr. Richard McBrien -- What new papal encyclical on Eucharist says about real presence of Christ

• James Hitchcock -- Vatican right to criticize New Age spirituality

• Capsule television reviews

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Cracking piggy banks for Bishop's Appeal

Appleton children give money to diocesan collection
photo of Corrine Frankenberg putting envelope in collection basket
ANSWERING APPEAL: Corrine Frankenberg, 10, of Appleton contributed to the 2003 Bishop's Apeal. She belongs to St. Mary Parish in Appleton, which has asked children to contribute to the Appeal for two years. (Rick Evans photo)
By Joanne Flemming
Compass Correspondent

For the past two years St. Mary Parish in Appleton has invited the parish children to contribute to the Bishop's Appeal. It believes the response it has received make its invitation a success.

In the first year, the children contributed $180; this year, that amount increased to more than $280, said Joan Paalman, parish administrative assistant.

She and Tony Rosecky of Appleton, who chairs the parish Bishop's Appeal committee, decided to involve children in the campaign because they are "part of our church community," Rosecky said. "If they are part of our community now, they will be part of our community as they grow up."

"They are future givers and supporters of the Bishop's Appeal," Paalman said, so why not make an opportunity for them.

"Children's Bishop's Appeal" labels were pasted on envelopes placed in the back of church and it was announced that the envelopes were available.
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 • Cremations gaining popularity
 • Young adult ministry reaches cynical generation

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 • Bishop Banks --
    Giving one's life to service

 • Auxiliary Bishop Morneau -- for June 15
    We know who we are by knowing God

 • Auxiliary Bishop Morneau -- for June 22
    We respond to Jesus in many ways

 • Fr. Richard Ver Bust -- for June 15
    Celebrating our relationship with God

 • Fr. Richard Ver Bust -- for June 22
    We are brought together to give thanks

 • Compass Editorial --
    Brave heart

 • Compass Editorial --
    The bad and the ugly


 • Saint of the Day --
    Following one's own course

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