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More than 100 participate in Scout/Venturing Retreat

More than 100 participate in Scout/Venturing Retreat The annual Boy Scout/Venturing Retreat was held March 3-5 at the Catholic Center in Evansville. This is the fourth consecutive year that the Catholic Center hosted the retreat.  The 102 attendees included scouts, venturers (including two females) and adult leaders from 12 troops or venture cre...
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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Catholic Charities Celebrates 80 Years

Catholic Charities Celebrates 80 Years The numbers alone could tell the story.  For 80 years, Catholic Charities’ staff members and volunteers have offered caring, compassionate, professional support to those suffering from emotional and economic hardship across the Diocese of Evansville.   In the early days, Charities l...
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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Aurora opens new home in Evansville

Aurora opens new home in Evansville “In his great love for all of us, Christ said that whatever we do for the least among us, we do for him,” Bishop Charles C. Thompson prayed as he led the blessing of Aurora, Inc.’s new location at 1001 Mary Street in Evansville. Joined by Pastor Andy Payton of Methodist Temple in...
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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Seminarian with local ties ordained a deacon

Seminarian with local ties ordained a deacon Louisville, Ky. – David Farrell was one of five seminarians in formation for the priesthood in the Archdiocese of Louisville who were ordained deacons on March 25 by Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz. The other ordinands included are Robert Barnell, Brandon DeToma, Anthony Kien Trung Nguyen and Minh...
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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month Since 1983, April has been designated as National Child Abuse Prevention Month.  The 2017 theme, Building Community, Building Hope, emphasizes the message that “Strong, nurturing communities that are supportive of families can get involved and play a role in preventing child abuse and ne...
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Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Abril Mes de PrevenciĆ³n Contra el Abuso Infantil

Abril Mes de PrevenciĆ³n Contra el Abuso Infantil Desde 1983, abril ha sido designado Mes Nacional de Prevención del Abuso Infantil. El tema de 2017, Construyendo Comunidad, Creando Esperanza, enfatiza el mensaje de que "comunidades fuertes y estimulantes que apoyan a las familias pueden involucrarse y desempeñar un papel en la prevenci&...
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Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Bulletin Board for April 7, 2017

Bulletin Board for April 7, 2017 General Interest   “Words and Images” Art Exhibit, through April 8, St. Meinrad Archabbey Library Gallery, St. Meinrad; traveling exhibit includes 15 collages, along with a booklet of accompanying poems designed to draw people into the lives and ministry of lay ecclesial minister;...
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Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Around the Diocese for April 7, 2017

Around the Diocese for April 7, 2017 P07 ATD for April 7, 2017   Happy birthday! Father Ryan Hilderbrand, pastor of St. Mary Parish in Huntingburg, celebrates his birthday April 13. Father Pascal Nduka, associate pastor of Annunciation of the Lord Parish in Evansville and chaplain of Mater Dei High School in Evansville, celebrate...
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Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Diocese celebrates Rogation Masses in all four Deaneries

Diocese celebrates Rogation Masses in all four Deaneries The Diocese of Evansville celebrated Rogation Masses in each of the four diocesan deaneries earlier this month. This marks the first time that each deanery has hosted a Rogation Mass, which is celebrated for successful planting and harvest of crops, and for the safety of those working in the fields...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Called and Gifted Workshop focuses on gifts and talents

Called and Gifted Workshop focuses on gifts and talents Parish leaders from across the Diocese of Evansville met March 22 at the Catholic Center to hear about the need to focus on the gifts and charisms of those throughout their communities. The Diocesan Office of Catechesis sponsored the Called and Gifted Workshop.  Facilitator Mary Martin from th...
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017