Faith, service are their crowning achievements

Peshtigo Catholic school implements ‘blended’ classrooms for instruction

Roncalli High School student uses robot with iPad while in hospital

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Five years a pope: Francis’ focus has been on outreach


Groups sponsor free Easter meals on April 1

ALLOUEZ — Spring has come, at least on the calendar, and Easter will soon follow. We will celebrate the triumph of Christ over death and his promise … Read More

Faith, service are their crowning achievements

Appleton’s Mazier sisters see pageant crowns as opportunity to help others

APPLETON — “I think you can become Miss America someday.” Those words were life-changing for Katrina Mazier, a member of St. Bernadette Parish and a 2016 graduate … Read More

Peshtigo Catholic school implements ‘blended’ classrooms for instruction

Bishop’s Appeal helps St. Thomas Aquinas adopt blended-learning model

PESHTIGO — With assistance from the Bishop’s Appeal, St. Thomas Aquinas Academy (STAA) of Peshtigo implemented a student-centered learning program called WINGS into grades Pre-K through sixth, … Read More


Texas bishops urge prayers, vigilance in wake of bombings

AUSTIN, Texas — As police investigated a series of package explosions in central Texas that killed two people and injured four others, two of the state’s bishops … Read More

Pope accepts resignation of communications prefect

VATICAN CITY — After a very public controversy involving the use of a letter by retired Pope Benedict XVI, Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Msgr. … Read More

Deacon’s family grieved after King assassination, witnessed aftermath

WASHINGTON — It has been 50 years since civil rights leader the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated, but Deacon Timothy E. Tilghman, his sister and … Read More

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Choosing a new rosary

Patricia Kasten | The Compass

The first time I stepped foot into St. Francis Xavier Cathedral in Green Bay was for a Rite of Election Mass celebrated in early spring 1986 by … Read More

Fatima Day

Patricia Kasten | The Compass

Today is the centennial of the last appearance of Our Lady at Fatima in Portugal. It is a day for praying the rosary. Here is a link … Read More

Rosaries and cupcakes

Patricia Kasten | The Compass

October is traditionally the month of the rosary. And the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary is Oct. 7. Many of us have taken part in … Read More