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 Official Newspaper of the Catholic Diocese of Green Bay, WisconsinSeptember 14, 2007 Issue 

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Coming in the Sept. 21, 2007 issue:
Special farewell section
for Bishop David A. Zubik

Photo slideshow:
Bishop Zubik's time in Green Bay

Photo slideshow from pilgrimage
to Poland, Austria and Germany

Only in the Print Edition ...
Only in the Print Edition ...
• Pope calls for protecting Sunday as day of worship, creation

• Fr. Tadeusz Pacholczyk --
'Embryo biopsies' fail to deliver; other ways to get stem cells offer more promise, less controversy

• Fr. Ron Rolheiser --
Culture's narcotic disconnects us

• Fr. John Rausch -- Billion dollar bottled water industry highlights world's need for safe drinking water

• Charlie Martin -- Discussing lyrics to the song "Before It's Too Late" by the Goo Goo Dolls

• Fr. John Dietzen -- May spouses co-receive sacrament of penance?

• Fr. Richard McBrien -- CDF poses and answers questions on church

• George Weigel -- Lessons to remember, six years after the events of 9/11

• Kids' Chronicle -- Moses asks God to forgive Israel's lack of faith

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New since the print edition ...
-- Posted: 9/19/2007, 12:25 p.m. Central Time
photo of Bishop David A. Zubik

Photo slideshow with audio from Bishop Zubik farewell Mass

NOTE: The above link will take you to a photo/audio slideshow. It is best viewed with a high-speed Internet connection. This slideshow requires that your computer have the Flash plug-in installed.

For more coverage, see the links below, and the special farewell section for Bishop Zubik coming in the Sept. 21, 2007 issue.

De Pere college turns to tech for safety

Connect-ED means fast notification in case of emergency

photo of Billy Falk, Student Government president, and Angie Runingen demonstrating St. Norbert College's emergency alert system, Connect-ED
TESTING SAFETY: Billy Falk, Student Government president, and Angie Runingen demonstrate St. Norbert College's emergency alert system, Connect-ED. (Rick Evans photo)

By Nancy Barthel
Compass Correspondent

DE PERE -- Emergency response procedures have long been a concern to Norbertine-sponsored St. Norbert College. This concern was heightened following last April 17's deadly killing spree at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Va.

This fall, the college implemented a new emergency technology service called Connect-ED, according to Norbertine Fr. Jay Fostner, vice president for Mission and Heritage and co-chairperson of the Emergency Task Force Committee at St. Norbert College. Fr. Fostner co-chairs the committee with Eileen Janke, vice president for Business and Finance.

Full story ...

Other News

 • St. Pius X has golden jubilee
    Appleton parish first met in area funeral home

 • Silver Lake's commuter campus faces different safety issues
    Safety committee oversees plan

 • Reconciliation helps ease transition
    Convocation speaker to discuss parish closure and consolidation issues

 • Provincial leader comes home
    Sr. Sylvia Egan is Omro native, Mercy graduate

 • Sisters of the Sorrowful Mother Move to Oshkosh
    Headquarters move unites community to ministry already at Mercy Medical,
    Franciscan Courts

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 • Reflection on the Readings by Auxiliary Bishop Morneau --
    for September 16, 2007: Who is this God we are called to serve?

 • Explaining the Scripture by Fr. Michael Stubbs --
    for September 16, 2007: The father demonstrates God's mercy

 • Editorial -- Proclaiming Good News
    From Jesuit Relations to today's Compass, our mission is the same,
    just different tools


 • Foundations of Faith -- When the pope writes it himself
    Motu proprio is one of many types of papal letters

 • Saint of the Day -- Legends surround the martyrdom of this fourth century saint
    Before execution, Abundius prayed for another's life

 • Calendar of events

image of Diocesan/Bishop David Zubik's Coat of Arms S p e c i a l   C o v e r a g e :
Bishop David Zubik named
12th Bishop of Pittsburgh
photo of Bishop David A. Zubik
August 17, 2007 issue:
Farewell Mass for Bishop set for Sept. 16

August 3, 2007 issue:
Bishop: Still very much in charge until Sept. 28
When Bp. Zubik leaves, what happens next?
  Sidebar: Diocesan College of Consultors
• Editorial -- Bittersweet

July 20, 2007 issue:
Letter from Bishop David Zubik   (en Español)
Photo slideshow: Bishop Zubik's time in Green Bay (New since print edition)

Items posted July 18 as New since the print edition in July 6, 2007 issue:
Bp. David A. Zubik to return to Pittsburgh as its twelfth bishop
  Sidebar: Biographical info.
  Sidebar: Previous articles on Bishop Zubik

Sharing Our Faith: 2007 Bishop's Appeal logo

  Sharing Our Faith

  Articles on 2007 Bishop's Appeal

New team members seek to enhance Education in diocese (Mar. 30, 2007)
Church beckons after careers in business (Mar. 23, 2007)
TV Mass attracts faith-filled, loyal audience (Mar. 16, 2007)
Church of Green Bay to grow by 266 at Easter (Mar. 9, 2007)
Catholic Charities uses 'hands-on' approach to spread Gospel (Mar. 2, 2007)
Tigerton area parishes believe in youth ministry (Feb. 23, 2007)
Stewardship plan rests on foundation of prayer, service (Feb. 16, 2007)
Bishop's Appeal calls Catholics to stewardship (Feb. 9, 2007)
   Pie chart of Bishop's Appeal use
   Sidebar: Advancing the Mission update
   Sidebar: 2007 Bishop's Appeal facts

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