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| Sacred Heart Parish in Oshkosh turns 100
St. Bernard Parish in Green Bay celebrating 50th anniversary
Lifest attracts 85,000, including Bp. David Zubik
Half the Christians in Iraq flee the country since war
Senate passes parental notification bill
Suppressed parish assets belong to new parish, not diocese
Report finds that retired Springfield, Ill., bishop acted improperly
Fr. Ron Rolheiser -- Confession both good and necessary for body and soul
Kathy Hamer -- Thanking God for the good and bad
Charlie Martin -- Getting unstuck from our grief
Fr. John Dietzen -- What does the Bible say?
Fr. Richard McBrien -- Liturgical changes use a different compass than council
George Weigel -- What's the greatest sports movie of all?
Kids Chronicle -- Elijah is fed by an angel, then talks to God
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Articles found only in the special section of August 11 print edition:
Unified Catholic Schools of Oshkosh takes three-pillared approach to education
Seven teens from Green Bay Diocese sing in National Catholic Youth Choir
Xavier High School rebuilding project nearly done in Appleton
Holy Cross School in Bay Settlement pulling together
Balancing family time with school demands
Bible school popular tradition at Cooperstown
Several books make worthwhile reading for new school year
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NOTE: There will be no Compass issue published on August 18, 2006. The next issue will be August 25, 2006.
Large Cooperstown group sees ordination of native son
Bp. Frank Dewane ordained to episcopacy for Diocese of Venice
-- Updated: 8/16/2006, 11:56 a.m. Central Time, with new information in third paragraph.
-- Updated: 8/23/2006, 12:07 p.m. Central Time, to add time for Mass at Sacred Heart, Oshkosh in Special Masses sidebar.
|NOW A BISHOP: Card. Oscar Rodriguez Maradiaga of Tegucigalpa, Honduras, lays his hands upon Bp. Frank Dewane during his episcopal ordination at the Epiphany Cathedral in Venice, Fla. (© 2006 - Ed Foster Jr.)
By Mary St. Pierre
VENICE, Fla. -- The 1,500 people who attended the episcopal ordination of Bp. Frank Dewane outnumbered the total population of Cooperstown, the farming village 20 miles southwest of Green Bay that is the bishop's hometown.
But nearly 10% of Cooperstown's 1,403 residents - 126 people - came to Epiphany Cathedral in Venice July 25 for the ordination of their native by Bp. John Nevins as his coadjutor.
Four cardinals, 22 bishops, 200 priests and 53 nuns as well as deacons, Knights of Columbus and Knights and Dames of Malta contributed to the celebration. The Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre served as honor guards for the ordination, which was televised live throughout the 9,000-square-mile diocese. Full story ...
Sidebar: Multimedia Web link
Sidebar: Special Masses
Three seminarians will be ordained as deacons
Andrew Kysely, Ben Sember, Joel Sember to be ordained
War in Lebanon clarifies pope's policies
Benedict had been seen as a realist, but his positions are mirroring those
of John Paul
Help! Saving a sinking marriage
Weekend teaches couples ways to work together
Sidebar: Helping couples
Elizabeth Ministry to teach NFP for Diocese
Ministry group has 'people power' for family planning
Teacher, secretary, archivist ready to move on
Sr. Ella Kaster to leave diocese
Sidebar: Sr. Ella's tips for decision-making
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Reflection on the Readings by Auxiliary Bishop Morneau --
for August 13, 2006: You are called to be life for others
for August 20, 2006: We are life-long learners in our faith
Explaining the Scripture by Fr. Michael Stubbs --
for August 13, 2006: Crowd rejects Jesus' heavenly origins
for August 20, 2006: Gospels complement each other
Editorial -- Fiction over fact
Public debate over stem cell research omits some really important
Editorial -- Oh, those wonderful '50s
Memories don't always tell the whole story
Foundations of Faith -- Mary's calendar year mirrors Jesus'
Every month holds at least one Marian feast day
Sidebar: Marian Calendar
Saint of the Day -- Joan's was a real-life Ebenezer Scrooge story
After a while, success in business lost its luster
Stewardship: A Way of Life -- Stewards promote justice for all
Justice includes the welcoming of strangers as the Bible illustrates
Calendar of events
2006 Bishop's Appeal
Editorial -- Appeal needs you (Mar. 31, 2006)
Helping to bring spirituality home (Mar. 31, 2006)
Sidebar: Traits of a Functional (not perfect!) Family
Kaukauna's Padre John serves far-flung parish (Mar. 24, 2006)
Students choose mission over Florida beaches (Mar. 17, 2006)
Young men invite God to help them discern (Mar. 10, 2006)
Brother brings social teachings to community (Mar. 3, 2006)
Faith comes alive for all ages at the same time (Feb. 24, 2006)
'I never saw myself as a very holy guy' (Feb. 17, 2006)
Ministry helps Hispanic youth encounter Christ (Feb. 10, 2006)
Appeal targets $5 million for the first time (Feb. 3, 2006)
Pie chart of Bishop's Appeal use (Feb. 3, 2006)