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2017 Confirmation Spectacular is Feb. 4

The Diocese of Evansville Office of Catechesis and the Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministry will hold the 2017 Confirmation Spectacular on Feb. 4 on the campus of St. Joseph Parish in Jasper. Deacon Jerry Pratt Jr. will serve as keynote speaker, and Bishop Charles C. Thompson will celebrate the...
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Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board Send information to Bulletin Board at least ten days in advance. Items to be considered for publication Friday, Jan. 20  must be received in writing no later than noon on Tuesday, Jan. 10. Entries may be repeated if time and space permit. All items may be edited. All times are local times. Mai...
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Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Around the Diocese

Around the Diocese Happy birthday! Deacon Robert Hayden,Jr. celebrates his birthday Jan. 12. Father Kenneth Herr, a retired priest of the Diocese of Evansville, celebrates his birthday Jan. 13. Deacon Kevin Bach of Holy Redeemer Parish, Evansville, celebrates his birthday Jan. 13. Father Tony Ernst, diocesan coordina...
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Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Heating tips to stay safe and warm

Don’t be flustered by winter’s bluster. Fuel to heat our homes can mean high bills. And heating increases the risks of fire, explosion and carbon monoxide poisoning. But a heating system that works efficiently can mean more warmth, more safety—and more money left fo...
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Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Bulletin Board for Dec 23, 2016

General Interest Annual Way of Lights Display, through Dec. 31, The National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows, Belleville, Ill.; over one million lights are featured along a 1.5 mile route depicting the Journey to Bethlehem; petting zoo, camel, donkey, and pony rides, carriage rides, visitors center...
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Friday, December 23, 2016

Diocesan schools earn high grades in accountability

Nineteen of the Diocese of Evansville’s 26 Catholic schools earned an A in the Indiana Department of Education’s 2015-2016 accountability grading. A full list of our schools, by deanery, and their grades appears below.   "Ensuring the success of our students requires a commitment...
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Thursday, December 22, 2016

Around the Diocese

Around the Diocese Happy birthday! Deacon Thomas Lehman, St. Boniface Parish, Evansville, celebrates his birthday Dec. 29. Deacon Kenneth Johanning, Divine Mercy Parish, St. Anthony, celebrates his birthday Dec. 31. Deacon David McDaniel, Holy Family Parish, Jasper, celebrates his birthday Dec. 31. Donna Bradley, par...
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Thursday, December 22, 2016

Patroness of the Americas, pray for us

Patroness of the Americas, pray for us St. Joseph Parish in Jasper was one of several parishes across the Diocese of Evansville that celebrated the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe with special events. Bishop Charles C. Thompson, second from left in the first photo, concelebrated Mass with Father Crispine Adongo, left, Associate Pastor of...
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Thursday, December 22, 2016

Combined campaign pledges pass $9.1 million in first wave

Combined campaign pledges pass $9.1 million in first wave Through early December, pledges to the “Stewards of God’s Grace” combined parish-diocesan campaign have exceeded $9.1 million. Pledges from eight parishes involved in the pilot phase exceed $8.3 million, and other pledges – including those from priests, outside donations and...
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Thursday, December 15, 2016

Abbey Press to close two divisions next year

After nearly 150 years of printing and marketing Christian books and gifts, Abbey Press at St. Meinrad Archabbey will close two of its main divisions, Trade Marketing and Printing, in mid-2017.   Remaining open will be the Publications division, which produces the popular “CareNotes̶...
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Thursday, December 15, 2016