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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

IU honors Mater Dei coach Roseann Wilson with Leanne Grotke Award

IU honors Mater Dei coach Roseann Wilson with Leanne Grotke Award Mater Dei High School girls track coach Roseann Wilson, center, stands with I Association Board Member Ann Bastianelli, left and I Association Board Chair Mark Deal during the Sept. 15 ceremony in Indiana University’s Henke Hall of Champions in Bloomington. Wilson received the Leanne Grotke A...
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Thursday, September 21, 2017

Saint Meinrad Graduate Theology Program revises master's degree

ST. MEINRAD – Beginning this fall, it will take fewer credits for lay men and women to earn a master’s degree at Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology. Students will be able to complete the Master of Arts (Theology) degree in 36, instead of 48, credit hours and have more flexibi...
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Thursday, September 21, 2017

Family of Faith workshops set for Girl Scouts

The Diocese of Evansville Committee for Girl Scouts will hold a series of workshops in October for Girl Scouts across the diocese who wish to obtain Catholic emblems. Workshops will be held on Oct. 21 at St. John the Baptist Parish in Newburgh and on Oct. 28 at St. Mary Parish in Ireland. The works...
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Thursday, September 21, 2017

Grant will fund development of Spanish-language curriculum for permanent deacon formation

The Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada has awarded an innovation grant to produce a Spanish-language curriculum for permanent deacon formation. Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology in Indiana and Immaculate Conception Seminary School of Theology of Seton Hal...
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Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Bulletin Board for Sept. 15, 2017

Bulletin Board for Sept. 15, 2017 Send information to Bulletin Board at least 10 days in advance. Items to be considered for publication Friday, Sep. 29, must be received in writing no later than noon on Tuesday, Sept. 19. 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, September 13, 2017

Around the Diocese for Sept. 15, 2017

Around the Diocese for Sept. 15, 2017 Happy birthday! Sally Sternberg, assistant superintendent in the diocesan Catholic Schools Office, celebrates her birthday on September 21. Tracey Unfried, assistant principal at Holy Rosary School in Evansville, celebrates her birthday on September 21. Deacon Wayne Hoy, deacon at St. Boniface Par...
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Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Tomorrow's Work Force program honors student leaders

Tomorrow's Work Force program honors student leaders Forty high school seniors – 22 from Mater Dei High School and 18 from Reitz Memorial High School – emerged from the largest pool of applicants ever to earn Tomorrow’s Work Force Leadership Awards during the program’s 17th annual luncheon, which occurred on Sept. 5 at Old Nat...
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Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Faith communities unite to renounce hatred

Faith communities unite to renounce hatred More than 20 members of the greater Evansville faith community gathered in the narthex of the University of Evansville’s Neu Chapel on Aug. 29 to publicly renounce hatred and offer a formal statement to that effect. More than 65 representatives of numerous faith traditions signed the statemen...
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Friday, September 08, 2017