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 Official Newspaper of the Catholic Diocese of Green Bay, WisconsinNovember 2, 2007 Issue 


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Compass pilgrimage to Rome and Paris -- May 3-13, 2008 (click for details)

Photo slideshow with audio:
Bishop Zubik farewell Mass


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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 ...

• Miller Brewing apologizes for its logo on fair poster

• The hymn that nearly wasn't: Girl's comment saved "I Am the Bread of Life" song from trash bin

• Will religion be factor in '08 race? At recent debate, Democratic presidential candidates talk openly about faith

• Stewardship: A Way of Life -- Study finds South is most charitable region, Northeast the least

• Fr. Ron Rolheiser -- Young people may not want your blessing, but they need it

• Charlie Martin -- Following a breakup, look for ways to move on

• Fr. John Dietzen -- What happened to communal penance? Three ways to observe the sacramental rite

• Fr. Richard McBrien -- Bishop's article gives insights into arguments presented in favor of Latin Mass

• George Weigel -- China's one-child policy leads to self-destruction

• Photos from Youth Jam 2007

plus ...
Family Living

Articles found only in this special section of the Nov. 2 print issue:

• 'Family,' where our story begins and God is the author

• Helpful hints for parents and married couples

• Authors of parenting books offer old and new ideas

• Men urged to recommit to faith and family

• First-time grandparents learn new trends in child care


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photo of two Appleton North High School students from St. Thomas More Parish raking leaves at Carole Solie's home on Oct. 20 left arrow MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Kelly Austin, left, and Clare Austin, right, rake leaves at Carole Solie's home in Appleton Oct. 20. Kelly and Clare, ninth graders at Appleton North High School, are members of St. Thomas More Parish and were participating in their parish's Youth Ministry's Care for God's Creation retreat day. This was the first of what the parish plans to be an annual event, according to Carolyn Coutu, co-coordinator of youth ministry. (Dick Meyer photo)

Other News

 • Benefit to aid religious educator stricken with cancer
    Proceeds from spaghetti dinner to assist longtime catechist Patt Birling
    of Oshkosh

 • Pius X pupil scores famous guest reader
    Kindergartener invites Packers wide receiver to read book in class

 • Literacy Council offers tutoring to local immigrants
    Volunteer tutors needed to fill requests for people seeking assistance
    Sidebar: Interested in volunteering as a tutor?

 • Benefits of Bishop's Appeal discussed
    Bishop Morneau tells Crozier Society members that Catholic Charities outreach
    is one example of good works


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Columns

 • Archbishop Timothy M. Dolan, Apostolic Administrator --
    The bishop's chair is empty

 • Reflection on the Readings by Auxiliary Bishop Morneau --
    for November 4, 2007: Wisdom is the greatest GPS system

 • Explaining the Scripture by Fr. Michael Stubbs --
    for November 4, 2007: Things will not be as they appear

 • Editorial -- 'O Little Town ...'
    Family photos sought to increase the sense of preparation that is the true spirit
    of Advent

 • Editorial -- Just for Kids 20
    Christmas essay contest wonders what advice the Baby Jesus might need


Features

 • Foundations of Faith -- Help in sweeping away life's old leaves
    Purgatory doesn't just involve those who have died

 • Saint of the Day -- Early church leaders tangled with heresies
    Paul of Constantinople became embroiled in political, religious upheavals

 • Calendar of events


Sharing Our Faith: 2007 Bishop's Appeal logo


  Sharing Our Faith

  Articles on 2007 Bishop's Appeal

Benefits of Bishop's Appeal discussed (Nov. 2, 2007)
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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