Suspension of All Public Masses in the Green Bay Diocese

Fr. Joel Life on Planet Earth 3 Comments

Bishop Ricken has ordered an unprecedented suspension of the celebration of public Masses in the Diocese of Green Bay, effective this Friday. This includes both weekday and Sunday Masses. That news was followed quickly by Governor Evers’ order to suspend all public gatherings of 10 or more people and close all restaurants and bars. Mass will still be offered every …

I Stopped Playing Video Games for Good. Here’s Why

Fr. Joel Life on Planet Earth

“Mom, can we please get a Nintendo?” It was the late 80’s or early 90’s and everyone had an NES. Everyone but us. A shiny world of endless 8-bit adventure awaited me. The local Walmart had them on sale: “Please could we get one?” My parents finally relented. They must have been relieved when the Walmart was sold out. We …