Click to go to Diocese of Green Bay Web site
The Compass: Official Newspaper of the Catholic Diocese of Green Bay, Wisconsin
Click for past issues online
Click here to subscribe to The Compass print edition
 Official Newspaper of the Catholic Diocese of Green Bay, WisconsinOctober 19, 2007 Issue 

The Compass Web site
Diocese of Green Bay Web site

Most recent issue
Past issues
Help wanted ads
Calendar of events
Mass schedules
The Compass in the Classroom
Parish bulletin inserts
Contact us
Compass pilgrimage to Rome and Paris -- May 3-13, 2008 (click for details)

Photo slideshow with audio:
Bishop Zubik farewell Mass

(best viewed with a high-speed Internet connection; requires Flash plug-in)

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 ...

• Shrine shines in autumn light -- a pictorial of a sunset procession at the Shrine of Our lady of Good Help

• Fr. Ron Rolheiser -- When you are overmatched, think of David
and Goliath

• Charlie Martin -- Discussing the song "Dreaming with a Broken Heart" by John Mayer

• Fr. John Dietzen -- Public vs. private revelations; Holy Spirit uses various ways to guide the church

• Fr. Richard McBrien -- There is no neatly packaged answer when it comes to artificial life support

• George Weigel -- Author of new book refutes theory that JFK was victim of right-wing paranoia

• Books offer answers for young people -- Three authors tackle faith questions relating to Catholic youth

Subscribe to print edition

Parish comes to support of family

After high school senior suffers stroke, parish steps in to help

photo of Lindsey Janikowski, a member of St. Margaret Mary Parish in Neenah, who is recovering from a stroke
ROAD TO RECOVERY: Lindsey Janikowski, a member of St. Margaret Mary Parish in Neenah, is recovering from a stroke. She practices on a limited basis with her Neenah High School volleyball team. (Rick Evans photo)

By Amanda Lauer
Compass Correspondent

NEENAH -- When tragedy strikes, it's comforting to have your parish standing behind you. Colleen and Dennis Janikowski of Menasha, members of St. Margaret Mary Parish in Neenah, learned this lesson following a recent family ordeal.

On Aug. 22, their daughter Lindsey, a varsity volleyball player for Neenah High School, suffered a stroke while playing volleyball at Appleton North High School. As soon as the staff of St. Margaret Mary learned of her hospitalization, they came to the aid of Lindsey and her family.

Full story ...

Other News

 • Faith revealed in aftermath of Crandon tragedy

 • Who will be the next bishop?
    What history tells us about the appointment of bishops in Wisconsin

 • School honors football great
    Xavier names football stadium after '64 graduate Rocky Bleier

 • Parish dedicates school addition in honor of retired pastor

 • Oshkosh Latino Catholics hold run-walk
    Event raises money for orphans, awareness about immigration issues

 • Thai children in need find a home and hope
    Wisconsin priest cares for HIV/AIDS and abandoned children

 • Church to celebrate 75th anniversary

 • Xavier named a top 50 Catholic high school
    Acton Institute selects top Catholic high schools

Help Wanted Ads

 • Help wanted ads


 • Reflection on the Readings by Auxiliary Bishop Morneau --
    for October 21, 2007: A call from God for faith and justice

 • Explaining the Scripture by Fr. Michael Stubbs --
    for October 21, 2007: Persevere in your petitions to God

 • Editorial -- Immigration reform
    Looking to end illegal immigration? Author has suggestions for lawmakers


 • Foundations of Faith -- Shining a light on the seven sacraments
    Luminous mysteries of the rosary aide reflection on Christ's life and work

 • Saint of the Day -- Legend says Quentin died a martyr in France
    Two of his companions met a similar fate, not long after him

 • Calendar of events

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

This issue's contents   |   Most recent issue's contents   |   Past issues index

Top of Page | More Menu Items | Home

© Catholic Diocese of Green Bay
1825 Riverside Drive | P.O. Box 23825 | Green Bay, WI 54305-3825
Phone: 920-437-7531 | Fax: 920-437-0694 | E-Mail: [email protected]