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Around the Diocese for May 11, 2018

Around the Diocese for May 11, 2018 Happy birthday! Father Donald Dilger, retired priest of the Diocese of Evansville and columnist for The Message, celebrates his birthday on May 18. Bonnie Meadows, parish catechetical leader at Precious Blood Parish in Jasper, celebrates her birthday on May 19. Father Gary Kaiser, pastor at Precio...
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Thursday, May 10, 2018

Nine Benedictine Sisters celebrating Golden Jubilees

Nine Benedictine Sisters celebrating Golden Jubilees Nine Sisters of St. Benedict of Ferdinand will celebrate the 50thanniversary of their monastic professions on  June 2, at Monastery Immaculate Conception in Ferdinand. The Jubilee Mass will begin at 1 p.m. EDT in the monastery church. A reception for family and friends will follow in...
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Thursday, May 03, 2018

Four monks of St. Meinrad celebrating priesthood jubilees

Four monks of St. Meinrad celebrating priesthood jubilees The Benedictine monks at Saint Meinrad Archabbey will celebrate the priesthood-ordination jubilees of four of their confreres on May 27, including Father Bonaventure Knaebel, 75 years; Father Columba Kelly, 60 years; Father Noël Mueller, 50 years; and Father Denis Robinson, 25 years.   Fa...
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Thursday, May 03, 2018

Bulletin Board for May 4, 2018

Bulletin Board for May 4, 2018  General Interest Howell Family Day, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., May 5, Howell Park, Evansville; free par 3 and mini golf to encourage new golfers to enjoy the game; family activities, grilled hamburgers and hot dogs; sponsored by the Howell Booster Club; for more information, contact John Dron...
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Thursday, May 03, 2018

Around the Diocese for May 4, 2018

Around the Diocese for May 4, 2018 Happy birthday! Father Christopher Droste, pastor of Divine Mercy Parishes in St. Anthony and Schnellville, celebrates his birthday on May 10. Father Simon Natha, associate pastor at St. Francis Xavier Parish in Vincennes and St. Philip Neri Parish in Bicknell, celebrates his birthday on May 12. J...
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Thursday, May 03, 2018

'Every life has worth and value'

'Every life has worth and value' Right to Life of Southwest Indiana gained another fan with a national name on April 19 when former Arkansas Governor and presidential candidate Mike Huckabee delivered the keynote at the organization’s 2018 banquet. Huckabee spoke to a crowd of more than 2,200 in the Old National Events Plaza...
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Thursday, April 26, 2018

Memorial High School's Mary and Michael Schiff Named 2018 Youths of the Year

Memorial High School's Mary and Michael Schiff Named 2018 Youths of the Year Youth Resources named Reitz Memorial High School seniors and twins Mary and Michael Schiff as the organization’s 2018 Youths of the Year during its 24th Annual Hall of Fame Celebration on April 19. St. Benedict Cathedral Parish hosted the event in the Woodward Center. Youth Resources named Ma...
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Thursday, April 26, 2018

Bulletin Board for April 27, 2018

Bulletin Board for April 27, 2018 General Interest Arbor Day Tree Planting, 9 a.m., April 28, Yellow Creek Park, 5710 Hwy 144, Owensboro, Ky.; many of the trees will be planted in honor of the Ursuline Sisters; for more information, call 270-229-2008 or email betsy.mullins@maplemount.org.   Earth Day Festival and Craft Fair, 1...
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Thursday, April 26, 2018

Around the Diocese for April 27, 2018

Around the Diocese for April 27, 2018 Happy birthday! John Browning, president at Reitz Memorial High School in Evansville, celebrates his birthday on May 5. Deacon James King, deacon at St. Ferdinand Parish in Ferdinand, celebrates his birthday on May 8. Father William Traylor, associate pastor at St. Joseph Parish in Jasper, celebra...
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Thursday, April 26, 2018

Bishop ordains Hassler, Thomas as Deacons

Bishop ordains Hassler, Thomas as Deacons Bishop Joseph M. Siegel ordained Diocese of Evansville seminarians Luke Hassler and Andrew Thomas to the Sacred Order of Deacon at an April 14 Mass celebrated at the Basilica of St. Francis Xavier in Vincennes. Hassler is a son of St. Philip Parish in Posey County, and Thomas is a son of St. Franci...
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Thursday, April 19, 2018