St. Francis of Assisi Students Receive Perfect Scores In Competition

For Immediate Release
January 25, 2013
For more information, call:
Paula Watkins, Principal (502) 459-3088

(Louisville, KY) Several students representing St. Francis of Assisi School (1938 Alfresco Place) recently received perfect scores in the first of three meets for this year’s WordMasters Challenge™—a national vocabulary competition involving nearly 150,000 students annually.

Competing in the difficult “Blue Division” of the WordMasters Challenge™, seventh graders Sam Belza, Luca Sanchez, and eighth graders Christine Lipscomb, Cassie Drury, and Sarah Santry earned perfect scores of 20 […]

2013-01-28T10:38:24+00:00January 28th, 2013|2013 Schools Press Releases, Catholic Schools Press Releases|

Promoting the Sanctity of Life with Courage, Compassion, and Civility

 In 1973, when I was not quite one year a priest, I wrote my first letter to the editor. The Supreme Court decision, Roe versus Wade, had been issued.  My letter cried out for the needs of human beings without a voice… the pre-born child.

 The step I took 40 years ago has developed into a strong advocacy for every human being, from the moment of conception to natural death.  While advocating for and teaching about the sanctity of human life, I […]

2017-10-13T15:53:09+00:00January 27th, 2013|Archbishop's Blog|

Archdiocese of Louisville Celebrates National Catholic School Week

MEDIA TIP SHEET
For Immediate Release
January 23, 2013
For more information, call:
Cecelia Price, 502/585-3291 or 502/417-7187

Archdiocese of Louisville Celebrates National Catholic School Week

Nearly 20,000 students and 1,500 faculty and staff at 47 Catholic elementary and secondary schools will celebrate National Catholic Schools Week from January 27-February 2, 2013. The theme for this year’s Catholic Schools Week is “Catholic Schools Raise the Standards.”

Festivities for the week include the annual liturgy at 10 a.m., Tuesday, January 29, […]

2013-01-24T17:10:26+00:00January 24th, 2013|2013 Schools Press Releases, Catholic Schools Press Releases|

Archbishop Kurtz Speaks at St. Patrick Parish’s Family Holy Hour

Archbishop Kurtz Speaks at St. Patrick Parish’s Family Holy Hour, January 16, 2013 — click here to listen

2017-10-13T15:53:09+00:00January 16th, 2013|Archbishop's Blog|