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Pope calls kidnapping, death of Iraqi archbishop an 'act of inhuman violence'
Archbishop Donald W. Wuerl -- Creation and evolution according to God; We believe God is creator, and that his plan could allow for evolution
Fr. Ron Rolheiser -- Jesus' passion was a drama of the heart; Gospels emphasize Jesus' moral loneliness, not his physical pain
Charlie Martin -- Taking on the dreams of Jesus; Change starts with a dream and a vision
Fr. Richard McBrien -- Conclusions from the Pew study on religion; Bolder and more creative pastoral approaches needed to attract, retain faithful
George Weigel -- Easter versus irony: Accepting Christ without cynicism; On cross, Jesus crushed by weight of irony, cynicism
Bishop Gambino Zavala -- Toward a just and peaceful solution in Iraq; On fifth year of Iraq invasion, time to look for new ways to build peace
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NOTE: There will be no Compass issue published on March 28, 2008. The next issue will be April 4, 2008.
Easter Vigil marks new life
for Howard man
Brennenstuhl completes RCIA, set to join church
|NEW CONVERT: Kevin Brennenstuhl credits his wife Ann for inspiring him to become a Catholic. He will receive the sacrament of initiation at St. John the Baptist Church in Howard. (Rick Evans photo)
By Tony Staley
HOWARD -- When Kevin Brennenstuhl is received into the Catholic Church at the Easter Vigil at St. John the Baptist Church, he will join his twin sons as parish firsts.
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Gavin and Quinn, newborn sons of Kevin and his wife, Ann, were in the first group of four children baptized in the church, a week after it had been dedicated. Now, five-and-a-half months later, Kevin will be in the first group of RCIA candidates and catechumens to be received into that same church.
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Men challenged to live faith
Speakers at Esto Vir conference tell men to 'pick up
Ready for summer relaxation?
Retreats, summer camps made possible through
Sidebar: Bishop's Appeal at a glance
Parish, family are partners in faith
Huebsch says parents can take two steps
to strengthen faith at home
Antigo parish raises funds for
Fourth annual Lenten fish fry helps native son
serving in D.R.
For Sarah Zoch, the wait is finally over (Easter)
After years of searching, Zoch has found a church she's come to love
Iraq experience proved pivotal moment (Easter)
Coulliard's faith journey intensified while stationed in Iraq
He's growing into the faith (Easter)
Enrollment at Catholic school motivates eighth grader to join church
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Reflection on the Readings by Auxiliary Bishop Morneau --
for March 23, 2008: The ups and downs of Holy Week (Lent / Easter)
for March 30, 2008: Mercy deserves our gratitude (Divine Mercy Sunday)
Explaining the Scripture by Fr. Michael Stubbs --
for March 23, 2008: Matthew intensifies the story (Easter)
for March 30, 2008: Two Gospels share the same mission (Divine Mercy
Editorial -- Dying for Christ (Easter)
Church missionaries continue to pay the ultimate price for imitating Jesus' love
Foundations of Faith --
for March 23, 2008: Eggs, bunnies and Easter (Easter)
How Pesach and Pasch became Eostur-monath
for March 30, 2008: Divine Mercy Sunday a natural to follow Easter (Divine
Faustina's visions first caused controversy
Sites of Tour -- Pilgrimage series: Cathedral has interesting history
Your Catholic Neighbor -- Taking faith to a higher level
Parish director Nesbit continues to grow in faith, in ministries
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