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Westside Catholic hires Danielle Carter as principal

Westside Catholic hires Danielle Carter as principal Deacon David Seibert, Parish Life Coordinator of St. Boniface Parish in Evansville, has announced the selection of Danielle Carter as the new principal of Westside Catholic School, effective immediately. She replaces Tracey Unfried, who served as principal of Westside Catholic for the past six year...
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Thursday, August 10, 2017

Mass celebrates anniversary of Father Sorin's trip to America

Mass celebrates anniversary of Father Sorin's trip to America At the conclusion of the Eucharistic Prayer during the Aug. 5 evening Anticipatory Mass, Pastor Father Jim Koressel of St. Peter Parish in Montgomery elevated a chalice in his right hand that had once called the church in Montgomery home. You see, it came from France with its original owner, Holy C...
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Thursday, August 10, 2017

Local Medical Mission Sister celebrates Diamond Jubilee

Local Medical Mission Sister celebrates Diamond Jubilee Philadelphia, Pa. – Medical Mission Sister Phyllis Backer, a native of Ferdinand and graduate of the Academy of the Immaculate Conception in Ferdinand, will celebrate the Diamond Jubilee of her First Profession of Vows on Aug. 15 at her Community’s North American Headquarters in Philade...
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Thursday, August 10, 2017

Sisters of St. Benedict accept woman into novitiate

Sisters of St. Benedict accept woman into novitiate The Sisters of St. Benedict of Ferdinand accepted Postulant Roxanne Higgins into the novitiate, the second stage of incorporation into the religious community, during a simple ceremony on Wednesday, July 26.  During the ceremony, she received her title of Sister Roxanne Cassandra.   Siste...
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Thursday, August 10, 2017

Bulletin Board for August 11, 2017

Bulletin Board for August 11, 2017 General Interest Catechist Formation Day "Encountering Christ in Scripture,” 8a.m. - 2p.m., Aug 26, Catholic Center, Evansville; cost is $17 by August 11, $25 after; for more information and to register visit www.evdio.org/formation-day.   Class Reunions Reitz Memorial Class of 1977 clas...
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Thursday, August 10, 2017

Around the Diocese for August 11, 2017

Around the Diocese for August 11, 2017 Happy birthday! Donald Haag, retired deacon of the Diocese of Evansville, celebrates his birthday on August 19. Audrey Talbert, dean of students at Washington Catholic High School and Middle School, celebrates her birthday on August 19. James Flynn, retired deacon of the Diocese of Evansville, cele...
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Thursday, August 10, 2017

Answering the call to serve

Answering the call to serve On Aug. 2, Reitz Memorial High School faculty and staff participated in a “Day of Recollection,” putting this year’s Catholic Schools’ theme, “Called to Serve,” into action by volunteering throughout the community.   The day began at Holy Rosary Parish Hall,...
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Thursday, August 10, 2017

Leaders honored as Catholic Educator Innovators

Leaders honored as Catholic Educator Innovators Winners of the 2017 Catholic Educator Innovative Awards were announced during the Aug. 1 back to school gathering and Mass held at St. John the Baptist School in Newburgh.  Hallie Scheu, principal of St. Wendel School in St. Wendel, and Resurrection Middle School Teachers in Evansville were na...
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Thursday, August 10, 2017

Consultors elect Diocesan Administrator

Consultors elect Diocesan Administrator Meeting Aug. 1 at the Catholic Center in Evansville, priests serving as the Diocese of Evansville’s College of Consultors elected Father Bernie Etienne to serve as diocesan administrator until Pope Francis appoints the sixth Bishop of Evansville. His service as diocesan administrator begins i...
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Thursday, August 03, 2017

2017 Habitat Catholic Build set to begin

2017 Habitat Catholic Build set to begin Habitat for Humanity of Evansville has announced that the 2017 Catholic Build will begin on Aug. 11-12 with construction of the new home’s foundation. The Catholic Build is located at 230 Cass Ave., in Evansville. Weather permitting, construction will progress through raising of the walls by...
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Thursday, August 03, 2017