Seminarian Collection

2016 Seminarian Collection EventHelp educate our future priests -- "Our Hope for the Future" -- by assisting the young men studying for ordination through your support of the annual Seminarian Collection.

Event Contact - Josh Diedrich, Catholic Foundation for the Diocese of Green Bay: (920) 272-8197 or 1-877-500-3580, ext. 8197 | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 


 

October 2016 | Diocesan-wide Diaper Drive

Diaper Drive EventHelp stock the shelves at our local crisis pregnancy centers and Catholic Charities Parenting Support Programs with diapers, particularly sizes 3-6, and wipes.

Contact - Celia McKee, Department of Living Justice:
(920) 272-8271 | 877-500-3580, ext. 8271 (toll-free) | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 


 

October 1, 2016 | Retreat Day with Fr. Bill Casey | Champion

National Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help LogoFather of Mercy Bill Casey, a frequent guest on EWTN, will direct the day. Includes Rosary, three conferences, Reconciliation, Chaplet of Divine Mercy, and Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament.

Event Contact - Walter Fountain, Shrine Operations Manager:
(920) 866-2571, ext. 8 | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 


 

Oct. 2, 9, Dec. 6, 2016; April 5, 2017 | Roots of the Mass | Various Locations

The Jewish and Early Christian Roots of the MassAt the Passover meal the night before Jesus' Passion and death He transformed the celebration into a new Christian rite we know as the Mass.

Locations: Weyauwega | Appleton | Greenleaf
Registration - Maria Garcia: (920) 272-8304 | 1-877-500-3580 ext. 8276 | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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October 3, 2015 | You Have Your Whole Life Ahead of You | Brillion

You Have Your Whole Life Ahead of YouFormer hospice nurse Tina Poppe will offer hope and inspiration for senior citizens who think their best days are over and those grieving the loss of a loved one.

Location: Brillion
Registration - Maria Garcia: (920) 272-8304 | 1-877-500-3580 ext. 8276 | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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Oct 12, 2016 | Welcoming the Order of Celebrating Matrimony Workshop | Green Bay

Welcoming the Order of Celebrating Matrimony WorkshopFr. Richard Fragomeni, Professor of Liturgy and Preaching at Catholic Theological Union, Chicago, will lead a workshop on the newly revised text of the Order of Celebrating Matrimony.

Event Contact - Michael J. Poradek, Divine Worship Director:
(920) 272-8342 | 1-877-500-3580, ext. 8342 | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 


 

Oct. 12-19, 2016 | The Compass Pilgrimage | Montreal, Trois Rivieres, Quebec City

The Compass Pilgrimage to Shrines in Quebec, CanadaJoin Bishop Ricken for a pilgrimage to St. Joseph Oratory, Notre Dame of Montreal Basilica, Notre Dame de Victoires Church and Shrines of Notre Dame du Cap and St. Anne de Beaupre.

Event Contact - Amy Kawula, Advertising & Marketing Manager of The Compass:
(920) 272-8212 | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 


 

October 13, 2016 | Journey of Hope | St. Thomas More Church, Appleton

Safe Environment Journey of Hope 2016 EventA gathering of community in prayer, facilitated by a team of sexual abuse survivors, friends of survivors, and caring persons, concerning the issue of sexual abuse.

Event Contact - Jayne Stefanic, Diocesan Assistance Coordinator:
(920) 272-8174 | 1-877-270-8174 | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 


 

October 15, 2016 | FOCCUS Facilitator Training | Green Bay

Foccus EventBecome a trained FOCCUS -- Facilitating Open Couple Communication, Understanding & Study -- facilitator and help couples prepare for the Sacrament of Marriage.

Event Contact - Theresa McKenna, Family & Married Life Office: (920) 272-8291
1-877-500-3580 ext. 8291 | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 


 

October 18, 2016 | Full-time Faith | Neenah

Full-time FaithLearn to live and express the faith you experience in church on Sunday and evangelize friends and family members by doing so.

Location: St. Margaret Mary, Neenah
Registration - Maria Garcia: (920) 272-8304 | 1-877-500-3580 ext. 8276 | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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October 20, 2016 | The Jesus Prayer | Two Rivers

Jesus PrayerLearn from the monks of Holy Resurrection Monastery about how a popular prayer among early Christians can be used with great spiritual effect.

Location: Two Rivers
Registration - Maria Garcia: (920) 272-8304 | 1-877-500-3580 ext. 8276 | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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Oct. 25 and 29, Nov. 14, 2016; Jan. 23, 2017 | Doing It All | Various Locations

Doing It AllStay-at-home and working moms will learn how to live God's blessings, love others, and approach the work God gives us in midst of the busyness of daily life!

Locations: Flintville | Little Chute | Oshkosh | Green Bay
Registration - Maria Garcia: (920) 272-8304 | 1-877-500-3580 ext. 8276 | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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October 27, 2016 | Leadership Convocation 2016 | Green Bay

Leadership Convocation 2016Sr. Madge Karecki and Bishop Christopher J. Coyne of Burlington, Vermont, will be keynote speakers, Bishop Ricken will offer Mass, and many workshops are planned.

Event Contact - Mary Ann Otto, Department of Stewardship & Pastoral Services:
(920) 272-8301 or 1-877-500-3580 ext. 8301 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 


 

Nov. 5, 2016 | Retreat Day for Adults with Cognitive Disabilities | Oshkosh

DisabilitiesRetreatHandsofMercyEvent2016"Hands of Mercy" is the theme for the Retreat Days for Adults with Cognitive Disabilities in Green Bay, Brillion, Kaukauna, and Oshkosh. Includes prayer and activities in an integrated setting.

Event Contact - Department of Stewardship & Pastoral Services:
(920) 272-8312 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 


 

Nov. 7, 14, Dec. 12, 2016; Mar. 14, 2017 | Why Loved Ones Leave | Various Locations

Why Loved Ones Leave the ChurchFr. John Girotti explores why family members, relatives and friends drift from the Church and how Catholics can share their faith and inspire others to be intentional participants in the Mass.

Locations: Tisch Mills | Wautoma | Omro | Waupaca
Registration - Maria Garcia: (920) 272-8304 | 1-877-500-3580 ext. 8276 | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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November 12-13, 2016 | Stewardship Weekend 2016

Stewardship Weekend 2016 EventsAll parishes in the Diocese of Green Bay are invited to celebrate Stewardship Sunday November 12-13, 2016. The theme is "Live Discipleship!: Be Grateful - Pray - Serve - Share!"

Event Contacts - Mary Ann Otto, Department of Stewardship & Pastoral Services:
(920) 272-8301 or 1-877-500-3580 ext. 8301 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 


 

Nov. 16, Dec. 5, 2016 | New Evangelization and Social Media | Two Rivers, Brillion

New Evangelization and Social MediaElisa Tremblay and Joe Tremblay will explore questions such as the place of smartphones in your family, apps that can maximize family-friendly communication, and the value of silence.

Locations: Two Rivers | Brillion
Registration - Maria Garcia: (920) 272-8304 | 1-877-500-3580 ext. 8276 | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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Nov 17, Jan 19, Mar 16, May 18 | New Evangelization Network | Various Locales

Conversations on Evangelization and DiscipleshipDepartment of New Evangelization-sponsored discussions on awakening and reawakening faith of those not practicing or distant from Church, and practicing Catholics wanting to go deeper.

Event Contact - Julianne Stanz, Department of New Evangelization: 1-877-500-3580 ext. 8270
(920) 272-8270 | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it | RSVP Maria Garcia: (920) 272-8276 | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 


 

December 4, 2016 | Green Bay Youth Conference | Grades 9-12 | Green Bay, WI

Green Bay Youth Conference 2016Five dynamic speakers, confession, adoration, music, and even bouncy houses will help high school freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors deepen their faith and encounter Jesus.

Event Contact - Maria DeMeuse, Director of Youth Ministry:
(920) 272-8285 | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 


 

December 9, 2016 | Genesis: The First Soap Opera | Green Bay

Genesis: The First Soap OperaThe book of Genesis is the first and greatest soap opera because in it God used broken relationships and family dysfunction to trigger his plan of salvation for the world.

Location: St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, Green Bay
Registration - Maria Garcia: (920) 272-8304 | 1-877-500-3580 ext. 8276 | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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January 19, 2017 | Praying with Icons | Two Rivers

Praying with IconsAbbot Nicholas Zachariadis of Holy Resurrection Monastery discuss how the beauty and symbolism of icons can offer a window to heaven and an encounter with the Risen Christ.

Location: Two Rivers
Registration - Maria Garcia: (920) 272-8304 | 1-877-500-3580 ext. 8276 | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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March 5, 22, April 3, 2017 | America is Heaven | Weyauwega, Kaukauna, Oshkosh

America is HeavenEgide Nimubona discusses his journey to America after escaping the 1994 Rwanda-Burundi genocide and how he's helping to educate hundreds of children in Burundi.

Locations: Weyauwega | Kaukauna | Oshkosh
Registration - Maria Garcia: (920) 272-8304 | 1-877-500-3580 ext. 8276 | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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March 13, 2017 | Adults, Youth, Cohabitation and Marriage | Brillion

Cohabitation MarriageA majority of 25 to 34 year-olds are not getting married. Get the conversation going on why marriage is important for a prosperous society and why it leads to personal fulfillment!

Location: Brillion
Registration - Maria Garcia: (920) 272-8304 | 1-877-500-3580 ext. 8276 | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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April 17, 2017 | On the Same Page | Green Bay

On the Same PageHow can parents, parish leaders, and educators pass on the faith to youth? Learn which practices work best for youth to receive the faith and how adults can use these principles.

Location: St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Green Bay
Registration - Maria Garcia: (920) 272-8304 | 1-877-500-3580 ext. 8276 | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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April 25, 2017 | When Mom or Dad Depend on You! | Flintville

When Mom Or Dad Depend on YouAdult children caring for their elderly parents at home will learn practical considerations for such care and a spiritual context in which to view the seasons of life.

Locations: SS. Edward & Isidore, Flintville
Registration - Maria Garcia: (920) 272-8304 | 1-877-500-3580 ext. 8276 | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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May 18, 2017 | Catholic Charities Gala | Green Bay | Save the Date

Catholic Charities GalaJoin Bishop David Ricken at the Fourth Annual Catholic Charities Gala at the Hyatt Regency Green Bay for a night of faith, fellowship and entertainment while supporting Catholic Charities.

Event Contact - Theodore Phernetton, Director of Catholic Charities:
(920) 272-8234 | This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 


 

October 24, 2017 | Leadership Convocation 2017 | Save the Date

Leadership Convocation 2017 LogoLeadership from throughout the Diocese is invited to participate in this day of learning and spiritual growth featuring keynote addresses and breakout sessions on numerous topics.

Event Contact - Mary Ann Otto, Department of Stewardship & Pastoral Services:
(920) 272-8301 or 1-877-500-3580 ext. 8301 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it