Mother Teresa: A tireless servant and saint

By Marnie McAllister, Record Editor The sick lie moaning on their cots as volunteers caress and comfort them, dressing wounds or inserting needles for intravenous...

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2017-10-13T15:52:37+00:00 August 31st, 2016|Archdiocesan News, Blessed Teresa of Kolkata, Missionaries of Charity, Mother Teresa|

‘Common Table’ opens door to job opportunity

By Ruby Thomas, Record Staff Writer After a long and tiring journey to get to their new home, many refugees being resettled by Catholic...

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2017-10-13T15:52:37+00:00 August 31st, 2016|Archdiocesan News|

Sr. Paula and Sr. Margaret: May They Rest in Peace

I join with the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, Kentucky in mourning the violent death of Sr. Paula Merrill, SCN.

I also extend my deepest sympathies to the School Sisters of St. Francis on the death of Sr. Margaret Held, SSSF.

Sr. Paula has spent the last 30 years ministering in Christ’s name to the poor and vulnerable as a nurse, and she and Sr. Margaret served together as nurse practitioners in central Mississippi.

They leave a legacy of dedication to their consecrated […]

2016-08-25T18:59:49+00:00 August 25th, 2016|Archbishop's Blog|

WYD participants reflect on experience

By Jessica Able, Record Staff Writer World Youth Day opened Michael Schultz’s eyes to the universality of the Catholic Church, he said during an...

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2017-10-13T15:52:38+00:00 August 25th, 2016|Archdiocesan News, circle of life youth ministry, krakow, world youth day|

EdChoice Kentucky seeks volunteers

By Marnie McAllister, Record Editor EdChoice Kentucky, a non-profit organization that aims to give families more choices in education, is looking for parents and...

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Statement on the Appointment of Bishop Martin D. Holley as Bishop of Memphis

Bishop Martin D Holley Bishop Martin D. Holley

I give thanks to God for the exciting news that Pope Francis has appointed Bishop Martin D. Holley as the fifth Bishop of Memphis. Bishop Holley is a friend whom I know to have a pastoral heart and a wealth of experience, having served as auxiliary bishop in the Archdiocese of Washington, D.C. and in a variety of ministries in his home diocese of Pensacola-Tallahassee. […]

2017-10-13T15:52:38+00:00 August 23rd, 2016|Archbishop's Blog|

Seminarians visit parishes during Year of Mercy

By Jessica Able, Record Staff Writer In an effort to be a presence and to raise awareness of vocations, seminarians of the Archdiocese of...

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2017-10-13T15:52:38+00:00 August 19th, 2016|Archdiocesan News, parish visit, seminarians, Vocations, year of mercy|

Tuition assistance increases by 16 percent

By Jessica Able, Record Staff Writer As the 2016-17 academic year commences, a record number of Catholic school students will receive tuition assistance from...

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Schools launch new programs, services

By Ruby Thomas, Record Staff Writer It’s back to school season for students in the Archdiocese of Louisville and Catholic school leaders have been...

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2017-10-13T15:52:39+00:00 August 11th, 2016|Archdiocesan News|

Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship

Vatican Radio today presents a very good summary of the document of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops entitled, “Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship.”  Below is both the written script and the actual audio version.  In this heightened political climate, it is well worth your listening as it leads you and me to prayerfully study  the priorities in the document as we form a good conscience.  Below the text and link is also a link to the full text […]

2017-10-13T15:52:40+00:00 August 9th, 2016|Archbishop's Blog|