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Around the Diocese for April 14, 2017

Around the Diocese for April 14, 2017 ​ Happy birthday! Julie Rosario, parish catechetical leader at Annunciation Parish in Evansville, celebrates her birthday on April 22. Marie Williams, principal at Reitz Memorial High School in Evansville, celebrates her birthday on April 25. Happy anniversary! Father Anthony Govind, asso...
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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

University honors Hoehn, others as 'Phenomenal Women'

University honors Hoehn, others as 'Phenomenal Women' The University of Southern Indiana in Evansville honored 10 women last month during the Phenomenal Women of USI and Community Recognition Ceremony, sponsored by the University of Southern Indiana's Multicultural Center, Old National Bank and the American Association of University Women. Christine...
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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

More than 100 participate in Scout/Venturing Retreat

More than 100 participate in Scout/Venturing Retreat The annual Boy Scout/Venturing Retreat was held March 3-5 at the Catholic Center in Evansville. This is the fourth consecutive year that the Catholic Center hosted the retreat.  The 102 attendees included scouts, venturers (including two females) and adult leaders from 12 troops or venture cre...
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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Catholic Charities Celebrates 80 Years

Catholic Charities Celebrates 80 Years The numbers alone could tell the story.  For 80 years, Catholic Charities’ staff members and volunteers have offered caring, compassionate, professional support to those suffering from emotional and economic hardship across the Diocese of Evansville.   In the early days, Charities l...
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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Aurora opens new home in Evansville

Aurora opens new home in Evansville “In his great love for all of us, Christ said that whatever we do for the least among us, we do for him,” Bishop Charles C. Thompson prayed as he led the blessing of Aurora, Inc.’s new location at 1001 Mary Street in Evansville. Joined by Pastor Andy Payton of Methodist Temple in...
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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Seminarian with local ties ordained a deacon

Seminarian with local ties ordained a deacon Louisville, Ky. – David Farrell was one of five seminarians in formation for the priesthood in the Archdiocese of Louisville who were ordained deacons on March 25 by Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz. The other ordinands included are Robert Barnell, Brandon DeToma, Anthony Kien Trung Nguyen and Minh...
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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month Since 1983, April has been designated as National Child Abuse Prevention Month.  The 2017 theme, Building Community, Building Hope, emphasizes the message that “Strong, nurturing communities that are supportive of families can get involved and play a role in preventing child abuse and ne...
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Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Abril Mes de Prevención Contra el Abuso Infantil

Abril Mes de Prevención Contra el Abuso Infantil Desde 1983, abril ha sido designado Mes Nacional de Prevención del Abuso Infantil. El tema de 2017, Construyendo Comunidad, Creando Esperanza, enfatiza el mensaje de que "comunidades fuertes y estimulantes que apoyan a las familias pueden involucrarse y desempeñar un papel en la prevenci&...
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Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Bulletin Board for April 7, 2017

Bulletin Board for April 7, 2017 General Interest   “Words and Images” Art Exhibit, through April 8, St. Meinrad Archabbey Library Gallery, St. Meinrad; traveling exhibit includes 15 collages, along with a booklet of accompanying poems designed to draw people into the lives and ministry of lay ecclesial minister;...
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Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Around the Diocese for April 7, 2017

Around the Diocese for April 7, 2017 P07 ATD for April 7, 2017   Happy birthday! Father Ryan Hilderbrand, pastor of St. Mary Parish in Huntingburg, celebrates his birthday April 13. Father Pascal Nduka, associate pastor of Annunciation of the Lord Parish in Evansville and chaplain of Mater Dei High School in Evansville, celebrate...
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Wednesday, April 05, 2017