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Bulletin Board for February 9, 2018

Bulletin Board for February 9, 2018 Send information to Bulletin Board at least 10 days in advance. Items to be considered for publication Friday, February 23, must be received in writing no later than noon on February 13. Entries may be repeated if time and space permit. All items may be edited. All times are local times. Mail infor...
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Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Around the Diocese for February 9, 2018

Around the Diocese for February 9, 2018 Happy birthday! Deacon William Brandle, deacon at St. James and Sts. Peter and Paul Parishes in Haubstadt and Holy Cross Parish in Fort Branch, celebrates his birthday on February 15.   Congratulations! Congratulations to Hallie Scheu, principal at St. Wendel School in St. Wendel, and her husb...
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Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Catholic Schools Week Mass

Catholic Schools Week Mass Bishop Joseph M. Siegel, center, stands with seniors from the Diocese of Evansville’s four Catholic high schools just before celebrating the Jan. 30 Catholic Schools Week Mass at St. Benedict Cathedral in Evansville. With him are Megan Niehaus, left, who attends Rivet High School in Vincennes...
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Monday, February 05, 2018

Diocesan pilgrims march to share God's love

Diocesan pilgrims march to share God's love The 2018 Pilgrimage for Life left me with this thought: we must accept the challenge of God’s authentic love and save lives through it. People gathered from all over to participate in the 45th annual March for Life because they have a love for life they want to share; a love they want others...
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Wednesday, January 31, 2018

New loan product preys on low-income persons

Indianapolis—A proposal to expand short-term loan products that prey on low-income persons advanced in the Indiana House. The Indiana Catholic Conference (ICC) opposed the proposal. House Bill 1319 would create a new class of high-interest, unsecured, consumer loans designed for persons who n...
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Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Bulletin Board for Feb. 2, 2018

Bulletin Board for Feb. 2, 2018 General Interest Lenten Lectures with Father Donald Dilger, Sunday readings, Lives of Saints, Church History; 7-9 p.m., Wednesdays; Feb 14, 21, 28; Mar 7, 14, 21; Resurrection School, Evansville; 9:30-11:30 a.m., Thursdays; Feb 8, 15, 22; Mar 8, 15, 22; Catholic Center, Evansville; textbook: Bible;...
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Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Around the Diocese for Feb. 2, 2018

Around the Diocese for Feb. 2, 2018 Happy birthday! Joan Fredrich, principal at Holy Rosary Catholic School in Evansville, celebrates her birthday on February 7. Father Eugene Schroeder, pastor at St. Joseph Parish in Vanderburgh County, celebrates his birthday on February 7. Father James Sauer, administrator of St. Matthew Parish i...
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Wednesday, January 31, 2018

What you may not know about Catholic Schools

Learn. Serve. Lead. Succeed. More than a theme for the 2018 Catholic Schools Week, held Jan. 28 through Feb. 3, these tenets serve as the foundation for Catholic education in the Diocese of Evansville.   The 26 Catholic schools across the diocese will host a “Come and See” open hou...
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Thursday, January 25, 2018

St. Mary, Ireland, breaks ground for new church

St. Mary, Ireland, breaks ground for new church A large crowd filled St. Mary Church in Ireland for the 10 a.m. Mass on Jan. 21, and they joined other parishioners and Pastor Father Joseph Erbacher after Mass for the ceremonial groundbreaking for a new church. Representatives of Streicher Construction and design firm Hafer also attended and part...
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Thursday, January 25, 2018

Senate panel passes nutrition-eligibility plan for reformed drug felons

Senate panel passes nutrition-eligibility plan for reformed drug felons Indianapolis – A proposal to lift a ban on nutrition-program eligibility for reformed drug felons has advanced in the Indiana Senate. The Indiana Catholic Conference supports the measure.  Indiana is one of a handful of states that bans convicted drug felons from receiving certain federa...
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Thursday, January 25, 2018