St. Mary Parish in Menasha celebrates 150 years | See photos on Flickr

National Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help holds blessing of grapes

Hurricane’s fury leads to action

Volunteers step up to prepare meals for Spiritus evangelization team

Grass Roots effort benefits students | Your Catholic Neighbor: Sally Mulhollen


National Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help holds blessing of grapes

Inaugural blessing is a tradition in Europe’s grape-growing countries

CHAMPION — Numerous Catholic writers have noted similarities surrounding the Marian apparitions at Lourdes, France, and Champion, most notably the timing (1858 at Lourdes and 1859 at … Read More

Hurricane’s fury leads to action

Waupaca parishioner plans to deliver relief goods to Texas

ALLOUEZ — The devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey weighed heavily on the mind and heart of Deanna Scholz of St. Mary Magdalene Parish, Waupaca. She doesn’t have … Read More

Volunteers step up to prepare meals for Spiritus evangelization team

Neenah, Menasha parishes seek additional hands to prepare meals

MENASHA — Volunteers from Neenah-Menasha parishes are advancing the cause of evangelization in the Diocese of Green Bay by feeding the Spiritus missionaries at Mount Tabor Center. … Read More


Philippine priest, kidnapped in May, freed

MANILA, Philippines — A senior Philippine priest taken hostage by Islamic State-inspired militants in the southern city of Marawi has been freed after almost four months of … Read More

Bishop defends Jesuit priest after seminary withdraws invitation

WASHINGTON — A U.S. bishop vigorously defended Jesuit Father James Martin when a prominent U.S. seminary canceled an invitation it had extended to the well-known author, who … Read More

Church leaders condemn possible massacre of indigenous in Amazon

LIMA, Peru — Catholic leaders condemned reports of a possible massacre of isolated indigenous people by illegal gold miners in a remote area of the Brazilian Amazon. … Read More

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St. Norbert professor to lead solar eclipse activities

Jeff Kurowski | The Compass

If you are interested in the solar eclipse, St. Norbert College released the following information about  activities offered on Monday: Michael Olson, assistant professor of physics at … Read More

‘A really big ham’

Patricia Kasten | The Compass

Part of this job’s charm is the chance to connect people who want to do good things for others.  Each year, The Compass runs listings of various … Read More

In anticipation of Easter joy

Patricia Kasten | The Compass

We’re half-way through Lent. Sunday, March 26, this year was Laetare Sunday – Rejoice Sunday. It’s the Sunday during Lent when you might see pink or rose … Read More