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Bulletin Board for Feb 23, 2018

Bulletin Board for Feb 23, 2018 General Interest Black History Lecture, 7 p.m., Feb. 27, St. Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology, St. Meinrad; Dr. Gregory Ellison II will deliver the annual lecture; free and open to the public; for more information, call Mary Jeanne Schumacher at 812-357-6501.   50th Anniversary Celebrat...
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Thursday, February 22, 2018

Around the Diocese for Feb 23, 2018

Around the Diocese for Feb 23, 2018 Happy birthday! Father Ralph Schipp, retired priest of the Diocese of Evansville, celebrates his birthday on March 2.   Happy anniversary! Father Jean Vogler, retired priest of the Diocese of Evansville, was ordained to the priesthood on February 28, 1970. Father Kenneth Herr, retired priest...
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Thursday, February 22, 2018

Bill to expand aspects of in vitro fertilization advances in the House

Indianapolis – A bill to expand the source of eggs for in vitro fertilization cleared the House on Jan. 23 by a vote of 88-8; it now moves to the Senate.  The Indiana Catholic Conference opposes the bill and expanding the IVF industry. House Bill 1203 would allow the sale and purchase of...
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Thursday, February 15, 2018

This was fun!

This was fun! Mallory Gibson’s joy was unmistakable during a television interview following the blessing and dedication of her Habitat for Humanity home – the 2017 Catholic build – on Feb. 10. “I didn’t know that buying a home could actually be fun,” she said, “but this...
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Thursday, February 15, 2018

Bulletin Board for February 16, 2018

Bulletin Board for February 16, 2018 General Interest Saint Meinrad to host Black History Lecture, 7 p.m., Feb 27, Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology, St. Meinrad; Dr. Gregory Ellison II will deliver the annual lecture; free and open to the public; for more information call Mary Jeanne Schumacher at 812-357-6501. Exhibit of...
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Thursday, February 15, 2018

Around the Diocese for February 16, 2018

Around the Diocese for February 16, 2018 Happy birthday! Rachel Wright, parish catechetical leader at St. Mary Parish in Huntingburg, celebrates her birthday on February 21. Kacie Klem, parish catechetical leader at St. Ferdinand Parish in Ferdinand, celebrates her birthday on February 22. Melba Wilderman, principal at St. Joseph School i...
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Thursday, February 15, 2018

Diocesan students gather to celebrate Catholic Schools

Diocesan students gather to celebrate Catholic Schools On January 30 at St. Benedict Cathedral in Evansville, Bishop Joseph M. Siegel welcomed students and staff from the Diocese of Evansville’s 26 Catholic schools as they gathered together to celebrate the annual Catholic Schools Week Mass.   Bishop Siegel encouraged all in attendance to p...
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Thursday, February 08, 2018

Open House offers opportunity to Come and See

Open House offers opportunity to Come and See “Welcome!”   Teachers at Annunciation Parish’s Christ the King School were in position at the front doors at 5 p.m. on-the-dot on Feb. 1, ready to talk about what makes their school special.   Catholic Schools across the Diocese of Evansville opened their doors to welcom...
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Thursday, February 08, 2018

Hundreds participate in Confirmation Spectacular

Approximately 300 candidates for Confirmation from across the Diocese of Evansville’s four deaneries participated in the 2018 Confirmation Spectacular – one of the largest ever. St. Joseph Parish in Jasper hosted the Feb. 3 event, and candidates from 19 different parishes attended. Bish...
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Thursday, February 08, 2018

Abortion-regulation bill passes Senate, moves to House

Abortion-regulation bill passes Senate, moves to House Indianapolis—A bill to enhance Indiana’s informed-consent law for abortion has passed  the Senate, and now moves to the House for further consideration as the Indiana General Assembly reaches its halfway point in the 2018 session. The Indiana Catholic Conference (ICC), the state...
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Thursday, February 08, 2018