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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 PrevenciĆ³n Contra el Abuso Infantil

Abril Mes de PrevenciĆ³n 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

Diocese celebrates Rogation Masses in all four Deaneries

Diocese celebrates Rogation Masses in all four Deaneries The Diocese of Evansville celebrated Rogation Masses in each of the four diocesan deaneries earlier this month. This marks the first time that each deanery has hosted a Rogation Mass, which is celebrated for successful planting and harvest of crops, and for the safety of those working in the fields...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Called and Gifted Workshop focuses on gifts and talents

Called and Gifted Workshop focuses on gifts and talents Parish leaders from across the Diocese of Evansville met March 22 at the Catholic Center to hear about the need to focus on the gifts and charisms of those throughout their communities. The Diocesan Office of Catechesis sponsored the Called and Gifted Workshop.  Facilitator Mary Martin from th...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Owensboro Bishop-Emeritus McRaith dies at age 82

Owensboro Bishop-Emeritus McRaith dies at age 82 Bishop-Emeritus John Jeremiah McRaith, who served as the third bishop of the Diocese of Owensboro from 1982 to 2009, died March 19 at age 82. John Jeremiah was born in Hutchinson, Minn., on Dec. 6, 1934, to Arthur Luke McRaith and Marie Hanley McRaith. He grew up with three siblings; James, Jane an...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Bulletin Board for March 31

Bulletin Board for March 31 Send information to Bulletin Board at least ten days in advance. Items to be considered for publication Friday, April 14 must be received in writing no later than noon on Tuesday, April 4. Entries may be repeated if time and space permit. All items may be edited. All times are local times. Mail inf...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017