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Thanks for your generosity!

Diocesan Director of Catholic Charities Sharon Burns has asked us to share the following note of thanks with everyone across the Diocese of Evansville. “There are no words to express the thanks the USCCB and Catholic Charities' network extend for the generosity of the people of southwest Indi...
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Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Around the Diocese

Around the Diocese Happy birthday!   Kalyn Hermann, principal at Sts. Peter and Paul School in Haubstadt, celebrates her birthday on September 27. Father Phil Kreilein, pastor of Resurrection Parish in Evansville and director of Continuing Education: Ministry to Priests, celebrates his birthday on September 28....
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Friday, September 22, 2017

Bulletin Board for Sept. 22, 2017

Bulletin Board for Sept. 22, 2017 General Interest National Alpaca Farm Days Open House, 1 to 4 p.m., Sept 24, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods; meet the Sisters of Providence alpacas up close, shop for alpaca items and watch felting, spinning and weaving demonstrations; free to the public. For more information, call 812-535-2930 or email w...
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Friday, September 22, 2017

Angels welcome all to the Garden of Sorrow and Joy

Angels welcome all to the Garden of Sorrow and Joy The more I researched the background for this story, the more I saw God at work – especially through His angels. “Be sure you take a picture of the stained-glass window from inside,” St. Peter, Montgomery, parishioner Greg Traylor urged when I went to the 9:30 a.m. Sunday Mass on...
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Thursday, September 21, 2017

Hundreds gather to share faith and sisterhood

Hundreds gather to share faith and sisterhood They did it again.   The outstanding team of volunteers at St. John the Baptist Parish in Newburgh welcomed more than 275 mothers, sisters and neighbors to the parish’s second annual “Gather in Faith” women’s conference. Women of all backgrounds and ages gathered to sha...
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Thursday, September 21, 2017

'To everything there is a season….'

'To everything there is a season….' It all started with some worn-down tennis courts and the desire to help kids understand the word of Christ.   Father Alex Zenthoefer, pastor of Evansville’s Annunciation Parish, saw the empty space at the Holy Spirit school campus and imagined the addition of some raised beds for gardeni...
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Thursday, September 21, 2017

St. John Daylight announces Veterans Day Mass

St. John the Evangelist Parish in daylight has announced a Veterans Day Mass on Nov. 11 – Veterans Day and the feast of St. Martin of Tours, the Patron Saint of soldiers. The 9 a.m. CDT Mass welcomes veterans, active-duty personnel, and their friends and families from parishes across the Dioc...
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Thursday, September 21, 2017

Applications now open for Young Adult Initiative at Saint Meinrad

Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology has received a $1.38 million grant from Lilly Endowment Inc., to begin an initiative intended to improve parish outreach to young adults and better engage them with the Catholic Church.   Applications are now being accepted for parishes interested...
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Thursday, September 21, 2017

Holy Rosary hosts Kermes Festival

Holy Rosary hosts Kermes Festival The front lawn of Holy Rosary Parish in Evansville was bright with tents, flags and the colorful t-shirts and native clothing of volunteers as the seventh annual Kermes Festival was held on Sept. 17. The celebration in honor of Mexico’s Independence Day offered parishioners the opportunity to...
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Thursday, September 21, 2017

Sen. Tomes honors Saint Wendel School

Sen. Tomes honors Saint Wendel School Indiana Sen. Jim Tomes visited Saint Wendel Parish and School on Sept. 14 to present a proclamation recognizing the school’s most recent performance in ISTEP testing. Saint Wendel earned the highest ISTEP score in the state for students in grades 3-8 passing both English and math. Every Saint...
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Thursday, September 21, 2017