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  • Catholic Educators are called to serve

        Students had not returned to their classrooms yet, but the morning of Aug. 1 felt like the first day of school for Diocesan Superintendent Daryl Hagan, who awoke at 4 a.m. in anticipation of the day.     “To...

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  • Archbishop Thompson ordains seven permanent deacons

    Archbishop Charles C. Thompson of Indianapolis returned to Evansville on Aug. 5 to ordain seven men to the Diocese of Evansville’s permanent diaconate during a Mass at St. Benedict Cathedral. The new deacons include Dr. Reynaldo Carandang of...

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  • Monastery of St. Clare home to many relics

    As a final installment in The Message’s special series on relics in the Diocese of Evansville, this article explores the immense collection of relics housed at the Monastery of St. Clare on Evansville’s west side.    Founded...

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  • Answering the call to serve

    On Aug. 2, Reitz Memorial High School faculty and staff participated in a “Day of Recollection,” putting this year’s Catholic Schools’ theme, “Called to Serve,” into action by volunteering throughout the communi...

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  • Leaders honored as Catholic Educator Innovators

    Winners of the 2017 Catholic Educator Innovative Awards were announced during the Aug. 1 back to school gathering and Mass held at St. John the Baptist School in Newburgh.  Hallie Scheu, principal of St. Wendel School in St. Wendel, and Resur...

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  • Archbishop calls all to 'keep the end in mind' during prayer service

    The sound could be heard even at the front of Sts. Peter and Paul Cathedral in Indianapolis—three solid knocks by Archbishop Charles C. Thompson on a door from the narthex, seeking entrance to the cathedral he would officially “possess...

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  • Dubois County parishes treasure multiple relics

    The latest installment in The Message series on relics in parishes across our diocese

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