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  • Bishop ordains Hassler, Thomas as Deacons

    Bishop Joseph M. Siegel ordained Diocese of Evansville seminarians Luke Hassler and Andrew Thomas to the Sacred Order of Deacon at an April 14 Mass celebrated at the Basilica of St. Francis Xavier in Vincennes. Hassler is a son of St. Philip Paris...

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  • St. Clement, Boonville, hosts Rogation Day Mass

    St. Clement Parish in Boonville hosted the Diocese of Evansville’s 2018 Roagation Mass on April 10. At the end of Mass, Bishop Joseph M. Siegel blessed seeds and soil for attendees from six counties – Dubois, Gibson, Posey, Spencer, Va...

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  • Holy Rosary breaks ground on new construction

    Father Bernie Etienne, pastor of Holy Rosary Parish, thanked the crowd assembled and led them in prayer during a groundbreaking and blessing before the 4:30 p.m. Mass on April 14. The parish has begun a $4 million project that includes a day chape...

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  • Nowak named Posey County Teacher of the Year

    The Posey County Alliance presented Ryan Nowak, a fifth-grade teacher at St. Wendel Catholic School in St. Wendel, with the 2018 Posey County Teacher of the Year award at the Southwest Indiana Chamber’s annual Report to the Posey County Busi...

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  • Spring Break becomes Holy Week encounter with Christ for Washington youth

    This year, spring break for schools in Washington, Ind., lined up with Holy Week; so Our Lady of Hope Parish arranged a unique opportunity for youth to walk with Christ through His passion, death, and resurrection. This experience, “Encounte...

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  • Easter Vigil proclaims 'the message of Alleluia'

    Cold rain fell in Evansville the evening of March 31, but it could not extinguish the flames Bishop Joseph M. Siegel used to light the Paschal Candle at St. Benedict Cathedral. “May the light of Christ rising in glory dispel the darkness of...

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  • Chrism Mass serves as call ongoing call to missionary discipleship

    During the March 27 Diocese of Evansville Chrism Mass, Bishop Joseph M. Siegel reminded those who filled St. Benedict Cathedral almost to capacity of their ongoing call to missionary discipleship. “I hope everyone in this Cathedral is firmly...

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