Annual Seminarian Collection to Help Future Priests Kicks Off Aug. 1-2
GREEN BAY, Wis. (July 28, 2015) -- The annual Seminarian Collection will kick off this weekend, Aug. 1-2, and every Catholic household will be contacted through the mail during the following week. This collection benefits men who have been called to the priesthood. Families who would like to make a gift today can do so online at www.catholicfoundationgb.org/give. Seminarians will visit parishes throughout the month of August to ask for support through this important collection.
St. Gianna Molla Guild of Northeast Wisconsin to Host July 16 Event
'A Deadly Silence: What Advocates for Euthanasia & Assisted Suicide Won't Tell You'
GREEN BAY, Wis. (July 2, 2015) -- St. Gianna Molla Guild of Northeast Wisconsin, a chartered guild of the national Catholic Medical Association, will host a presentation, "A Deadly Silence: What Advocates for Euthanasia & Assisted Suicide Won't Tell You," by Alex Schadenberg on Thursday, July 16, at the Bridgewood Resort Hotel and Conference Center in Neenah.
Diocese of Green Bay Responds to Supreme Court Decisions on Marriage
GREEN BAY, Wis. (June 26, 2015) -- The Diocese of Green Bay and Bishop David L. Ricken stand in union with the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops' statement from its president Archbishop Joseph Kurtz of Louisville in regard to today's Supreme Court decisions on marriage.
Catholic Charities Announces $1 Million Hole-in-One Prize for June 24 Golf Outing
GREEN BAY, Wis. (June 15, 2015) -- Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Green Bay has announced that the Stary Thomas Group/Baird will sponsor a $1 million hole-in-one prize for its 23rd Annual Spalding Golf Outing. The golf outing will be held Wednesday, June 24, at Thornberry Creek at Oneida.
Senate Approves Pain-capable Unborn Child Protection Act
MADISON, Wis. (June 11, 2015) -- On June 9, the Wisconsin State Senate passed Senate Bill 179, known as the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act. SB 179 prohibits abortions at and after 20 weeks so as to spare these children the pain of being dismembered in the womb by means of a dilation and evacuation (D&E) abortion.