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Readings

Click here readings for Monday, August 21, 2017 Other readings are also available at this website.

Official Church Links
Catholic Diocese of Green Bay 
Catholics Come Home  
Divine Office  Liturgy of the Hours - The Liturgy of the Hours is the prayer of the whole People of God. In it, Christ himself “continues his priestly work through his Church.” His members participate according to their own place in the Church and the circumstances of their lives. The laity, too, are encouraged to recite the divine office either with the priests, among themselves, or individually.

Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help  Known as "The Chapel" by the local inhabitants, the Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help is built directly over the site where Mary "The Queen of Heaven" appeared to Adele Brise, a young Belgian immigrant woman, in October of 1859, one year after the Marian apparitions occurred at Lourdes.
United States Conference of Catholic Bishops  This site offers daily scripture readings along with reflection video clips on the daily readings...and more!
Vatican: Holy See 
Helpful Links
Catholic Resources  A Catholic resource for Bible, Liturgy, Art and Theology: This website contains a variety of materials, mostly related to biblical and liturgical studies, intended for scholars, teachers, students, pastors, believers, seekers, and others.
Catholic Reference Dictionary 
Catholic Vocations  If you have questions about vocations, you should find an answer here.
Disciples Now  This site has hundreds of questions and answers that Catholics may want further information on such as: “Did Adam and Eve have belly buttons?” to “What does it mean to be Catholic?”
Door County Vistor Bureau 
Human Life International  Human Life International Pro-Life Catholic Missionaries to the World: Following the teaching of the Catholic Church, we defend life from the moment of conception until natural death for every human being.
Loyola Press - Sunday Connection  The Sunday Connection provides background and activities to better understand the upcoming Sunday's scripture readings.
My Catholic...  A resource where you can listen to the daily Mass readings, find the top Catholic news stories, Catholic blogs, etc.
New Advent  This site has a Catholic Encyclopedia and more.
Online Sunday Mass  Heart of the Nation produces and televises weekly Sunday Mass nationwide, providing compassionate spiritual care for Catholics unable to participate in holy Mass at a parish. For the faithful who can’t get to church because of the frailties of age, illness or injury, lack of transportation, or other struggles, "My Sunday Mass" on TV and online offers a connection with the Lord Jesus and the community of faith. If you wish, you can also view just the homilies from the Mass.
Roman Missal  If you have questions about the Roman Missal, Third Edition, this is the link to go to.
The Catechism of the Catholic Church  This is the site for The Catechism of the Catholic Church.
Health & Wellness
Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services  Information and assistance regarding Medicare sponsored prescription drug plans
Coalition of Wisconsin Aging Groups  Offer assistance for those 60 and over, specific to prescription drug coverage available in Wisconsin
Disability Rights WI, Disability Drug Benefit Helpline  Provides assistance for those under 60 who are disabled and eligible for Medicare
Door County Learning In Retirement  Series of courses offered at NWTC in Sturgeon Bay that focuses on senior issues
Door County Resource Guide  County-wide Resource Guide for Senior Citizens, Persons with Disabilities and Their Caregivers
Door County Senior Resource Center  List of Department Detail and Services, as well as Contact Information
Ministry Door County Medical Center  Search for a doctor, pay your bill online, get an estimate of a service cost, research a health issue
Northern Door Health & Wellness Ministry  The Northern Door Health & Wellness Ministry serves the people of the Northern Door Community through collaboration and advocacy.
WFCMA  World Federation of the Catholic Medical Associations
Catholic Prayers and Saints
Loyola Press-Three Minute Daily Retreat  A three minute daily prayer retreat can give you 24 hours of peace.
Mary Resources Page  Mary Resources Page will guide you to various Marian Magisterial Documents, Marian Bibliography, Marian Book Reviews, Marian Devotions, as well as Mary in Liturgy, Marian Shrines and more!
Pope John Paul II  This site is dedicated to the beatification and canonization of Pope John Paul II.
Saint of the Day  Read about or listen to the “Saint of the Day” by clicking on the calendar day at this site.
The Work of God  This site offers a treasury of Catholic prayers, meditations, inspirations, and reflections.
Prominent Catholic Organizations
Catholic Charities USA  Catholic Charities USA is the national office for local Catholic Charities agencies and affiliates nationwide.
Knights of Columbus  Official site of the Knights of Columbus.
Legion of Mary  The Legion of Mary was founded in Dublin, Ireland on 7 September 1921. It is a lay catholic organization whose members are giving service to the Church on a voluntary basis in almost every country.
National Fellowship of Catholic Men  The National Fellowship of Catholic Men is an organization dedicated to assisting Catholic men to grow in their commitment to Jesus Christ and His Catholic Church. We are men from all walks of life, all ages and races who know that constant conversion, transformational discipleship and active mobilization/evangelization is what we are called to as lay Catholic men.
St. Vincent de Paul  Members of the Society of St.Vincent de Paul (or "Vincentians") are men and women who strive to grow spiritually by offering person-to-person service to individuals in need.
Catholic Family Life
Catholic Kids  Catholic Kids is a traditional website for children of all ages.
Domestic Church  Domestic-Church.Com hopes to promote a Catholic culture of the home that will aid each family to become "what you are!"
Family of the Americas Foundation  Family of the Americas Foundation (FAF) purpose is to promote family unity by encouraging parents to meet their mutual responsibilities to each other and to their children.
For Your Marriage  Receive daily marriage tips and more. An initiative of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops
Institute for Marital Healing  The mission of the Institute for Marital Healing is to strengthen Catholic marriages and families through a combination of online resources, educational programs and publications.
Catholic Media: Magazines, Newspapers, etc.
Catholic Digest  This is an online magazine for Catholic living.
Catholic News Service  Movie reviews by Catholic News Service as well as from the former Office for Film and Broadcasting of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops).
Envoy Magazine  Envoy Magazine is the award winning online and print journal of Catholic apologetics and evangelization, edited by Catholic author, seminar presenter, and television host Patrick Madrid.
EWTN The Global Catholic Network  EWTN is the Global Catholic Television Network
Ignatius Press  Looking for a good Catholic book or magazine? Ignatius Press may be your site of interest.
The Compass  The Green Bay Diocese Newspaper
Christian Service and Responsibility
A & A Alexandrina Center  Pregnancy Care Center, Unplanned and Crisis Pregnancies
Altrusa of Door County  Altrusa is an international association of volunteers, using energy and expertise for projects dedicated to community betterment. Altrusa espouses volunteerism, service and promotes literacy.
Bella Medical Clinic Services  Pregnancy Care Center for Unplanned and Crisis Pregnancies
Boys & Girls Club of America  Boys & Girls Clubs are a safe place to learn and grow – all while having fun. Club programs and services promote and enhance the development of boys and girls by instilling a sense of competence, usefulness, belonging and influence.
Catholic Charities/Green Bay  Pregnancy counseling, adoption, Project Rachel
Catholic Relief Services  Giving hope to a world of need.
Diocesan Respect Life Office  
Feed My People Door County  Feed My People - Clothe My People is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to serving residents of Door County. Our mission is to help those in need of food and clothing.
Habitat for Humanity  Thank You for helping us provide decent, affordable housing in partnership with low-income families.
HELP of Door County  The mission of HELP of Door County, Inc. is to eliminate domestic abuse through prevention and intervention services and to advocate for social change.
Neighbor-to-Neighbor of Door County  Neighbor-to-Neighbor is a non-profit organization that comforts and assists people experiencing problems arising from conditions or limitations that lead to a deterioration in their quality of life.
Poverty USA  The domestic anti-poverty program of the U.S. Catholic Bishops, the Catholic Campaign for Human Development (CCHD) is an instrument of the Catholic Church working to break the cycle of poverty.
The Crossing Pregnancy Support  Pregnancy Care Center for Unplanned and Crisis Pregnancies
United States Peace Corps  Donate to a Volunteer's community project today! The Peace Corps Partnership Program applies 100% of your tax-deductible donation toward a specific Project, Special Fund or Country Fund.
Womankind Medical Clinic  Pregnancy Care Center for Unplanned and Crisis Pregnancies



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Door County, Wisconsin
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