New endowment will honor Archbishop Kurtz

By Ruby Thomas, Record Staff Writer The 1,100 people who attended the 10th annual “Salute to THE GAME Luncheon” Sept. 28 at the Galt...

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2017-10-13T15:51:58+00:00September 29th, 2017|Archdiocesan News|

Holy Trinity, St. Joseph are 2017 Blue Ribbon Schools

By Marnie McAllister and Jessica Able, Record Staff Two schools in the Archdiocese of Louisville have been named 2017 National Blue Ribbon Schools — Holy...

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2017-10-13T15:51:58+00:00September 28th, 2017|Archdiocesan News|

September 2017 Conversations, Segment 3

Conversations is a monthly, 30-minute television show in which I participate in an ongoing conversation about the Archdiocese of Louisville, my involvement with the larger Church (both nationally and globally), and issues of faith in general. In the third segment from our September 2017 episode, Chancellor Dr. Brian Reynolds and I discuss the sacrament of reconciliation.

2017-10-13T15:51:58+00:00September 28th, 2017|Archbishop's Blog|

Two Catholic Schools in Archdiocese of Louisville Win National Blue Ribbon Awards

September 28, 2017  (Louisville, KY) – Today, the United States Department of Education announced that two Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Louisville have been named 2017 National Blue Ribbon Schools. Two elementary schools serving preschool through grade 8 will be recognized: Saint Joseph School (320 West Stephen Foster Avenue, Bardstown, Ky.) for the first time and Holy Trinity School (423 Cherrywood Road, Louisville, Ky.) for the second time (2017 and 2007).

These two schools are among nine public and non-public […]

2017-10-13T15:51:58+00:00September 28th, 2017|2017 Press Releases, 2017 Schools Press Release, School Press Releases|

Catholic Services Appeal set to launch

By Jessica Able, Record Staff Writer Chances are that if you’ve attended a liturgical minister formation training in your parish or taken part in a...

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2017-10-13T15:51:59+00:00September 28th, 2017|Archdiocesan News, catholic services appeal|

September 2017 Conversations, Segment 2

Conversations is a monthly, 30-minute television show in which I participate in an ongoing conversation about the Archdiocese of Louisville, my involvement with the larger Church (both nationally and globally), and issues of faith in general. In the second segment from our September 2017 episode, I interview Ann Marie Kelly and Father Steve Henriksen about their participation as part of an archdiocesan delegation to the Convocation of Catholic Leaders, held in Orlando, Florida during July, 2017.

 

2017-10-13T15:51:59+00:00September 25th, 2017|Archbishop's Blog|

Father Knott’s column will conclude this month

By Marnie McAllister, Record Editor Every week for 15 years, readers of The Record could expect to find at least one note of encouragement when...

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2017-10-13T15:51:59+00:00September 21st, 2017|An Encouraging Word, Archdiocesan News, Father Ron Knott|

Hispanics hold archdiocesan ‘Encuentro’

By Ruby Thomas, Record Staff Writer About 120 Hispanic parishioners representing a dozen churches in the Archdiocese of Louisville heard Sept. 16 that they...

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2017-10-13T15:51:59+00:00September 20th, 2017|Archdiocesan News|

Statement on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals

Declaración sobre la Acción Diferida para los Llegados en la Infancia >

I join with my brother bishops throughout the United States in urging our elected officials to pass legislation to protect those young people, known as “dreamers” who were brought into this country as young people by their parents and who face an uncertain future due to the recent suspension of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) protections.   Last month, I wrote to Senator Rand Paul to […]

2017-09-29T14:35:34+00:00September 18th, 2017|Archbishop's Blog|