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 Official Newspaper of the Catholic Diocese of Green Bay, WisconsinNovember 16, 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

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Only in the Print Edition ...

• Pope to visit New York, Washington in April

• Religious leaders sign document urging compassion to animals

• 'Golden Compass': Movie is based on a book that is part of a trilogy aimed at young adults; reviewers call trilogy overtly anti-Christian

• Fr. Ron Rolheiser -- Like a seed, words of comfort in face of tragedy need time to take root and grow

• Charlie Martin -- Discussing the song "1973" by James Blunt

• Fr. John Dietzen -- Cardinals weren't always priests

• Fr. Richard McBrien --
As feast days show, holiness
is gender inclusive

• George Weigel --
Report says human condition
is improving globally

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photo of two students from St. Joseph School in Appleton participating in the LEGO League Regional Tournament, sponsored by the Wisconsin Institute for Robotics in Education left arrow LEGO LEAGUE TOURNAMENT: Max Ritzow and Kazra Sagan, students at St. Joseph School in Appleton, participate in the LEGO League Regional Tournament sponsored by the Wisconsin Institute for Robotics in Education. Thirty-six public and parochial school teams participated in the tournament, held Nov. 10 at St. Joseph School. (Rick Evans photo)

Other News

Just for Kids

Nativity photos needed
(from Nov. 9 issue)

 • Shelter gets preliminary approval

 • Shelter seeks volunteers, donations

 • Camp Tekawitha reunion is set
    Former campers, counselors and staffers invited

 • Making liturgical vestments is like 'praying with hands'
    Local artist has been creating liturgical vestments
    for 18 years


Thanksgiving

 • Come to the feast: Free Thanksgiving meals (from Nov. 9, 2007 issue)
    Area groups offer turkey feasts for anyone who wants to come on the holiday

 • Editorial -- Add fair trade to shopping list (from Nov. 9, 2007 issue)


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Columns

 • Reflection on the Readings by Auxiliary Bishop Morneau --
    for November 18, 2007: No matter the trials, the Lord is near

 • Explaining the Scripture by Fr. Michael Stubbs --
    for November 18, 2007: The temple is more than a location

 • Editorial -- Give them shelter
    Church, society have moral obligation to provide shelter to all homeless


Features

 • Foundations of Faith -- There was a time when the church had five Fathers
    Who were the five Patriarchs of the Latin Church?

 • Saint of the Day -- Saintliness ran in the family
    St. Francis of Assisi had a great effect on three sisters and their mother

 • 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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