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  • Pope revises catechism to say death penalty is 'inadmissible'

    Pope Francis has ordered a revision of the Catechism of the Catholic Church to assert

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  • Summer Socials and Festivals, 2018

    Click here for a pdf listing of Summer Socials and Festivals in the Diocese of Evansville. May 31, June 1 and 2, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, Holy Rosary Parish, Evansville, grounds open Thurs. 5-9 p.m., Fri. and Sat. 5-10 p.m.; serving cafete...

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  • Diocesan Educators encouraged to Light the World with Hope

    What is the primary mission of Catholic Educators? Dr. Thomas Burnford, President of the National Catholic Educational Association, traveled from Washington, D.C. to Evansville to address more than 400 diocesan school teachers and administrators a...

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  • Cardinal Cupich: Death penalty can't 'rebalance the scales of justice'

    CHICAGO (CNS) – Chicago Cardinal Blase J. Cupich, speaking during an Aug. 2 panel discussion, described how Catholic teaching on the death penalty has developed and stressed that putting people to death – even criminals who are certain...

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  • Bishop celebrates Mass for St. Peter Parish bicentennial

    Bishop Joseph M. Siegel celebrated the 9:30 a.m. Mass on July 22 at St. Peter Parish in Montgomery as the second old parish in Indiana closed its formal bicentennial celebration. Pastor Father Jim Koressel concelebrated and served as homilist, hai...

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  • 'Life is a voyage' at 2018 Rock Your Faith summer camp

    St. Joseph Parish in Jasper hosted the 2018 Rock Your Faith summer camp for middle-school-aged young people from Dubois County parishes. “Life is a Voyage” was the theme of the July 9-11 camp, which operated daily from Noon to 8:30 p.m...

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  • Source and Summit focuses on First Martyrs of the Holy Church

    Editor’s note – The Message intern Maria Sermersheim participated in the June 30 Source Summit follow-up event at the diocese of Evansville’s Sarto Retreat House. This is her first-person report on the event.     &...

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