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4th Degree Knights hold 31st Vocations Dinner

The 4th Degree Knights of Columbus Lawrence A. Vieck Assembly, of Washington, held its 31st RSVP Vocations Appreciation Dinner on Feb. 28.  Diocese of Evansville seminarians and novices were recognized, and each received generous donations to assist with their educational expenses. This year&#...
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Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Resurrection's third annual Amazing Shake Challenge polishes student etiquette skills

Resurrection's third annual Amazing Shake Challenge polishes student etiquette skills A first impression means everything, and it starts with a handshake, according to teachers at Resurrection School. To help students perfect their introduction skills, Resurrection held the third annual Amazing Shake Challenge for students in grades 5-8. For the last nine weeks, about 155 students p...
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Wednesday, March 27, 2019

School safety bills include plans, funding for private schools

School safety bills include plans, funding for private schools John Elcesser was a school superintendent in West Virginia on the day that changed everything. He doesn’t recall locked doors in his school facilities prior to April 20, 1999, and he certainly never dreamed of the need for active-shooter drills. But the Columbine High School massacre in Littl...
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Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Bulletin Board for March 29

Bulletin Board for March 29 Send information to Bulletin Board at least 10 days prior to publishing date. Entries may be repeated if space permits; entries may be edited; all times are local times. Mail information to Bulletin Board, P.O. Box 4169, Evansville, IN 47724-0169; e-mail message@evdio.org. General Interest “S...
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Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Around the Diocese for March 29

Around the Diocese for March 29 Around the Diocese for March 29 Happy Birthday! Deacon Chris Borowiecki of Holy Rosary, Evansville, celebrates his birthday on April 3. Deacon Russell Maples of St. Boniface, Evansville, celebrates his birthday on April 3. Father Ron Kreilein, pastor of St. Bernard, Rockport, and St. Martin I, Chri...
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Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Catholic Schools see 'largest group' of finalists for Outstanding Educator of the Year

Catholic Schools see 'largest group' of finalists for Outstanding Educator of the Year Every day is a box of chocolates for a school principal, according to Tim McIntosh. The Holy Redeemer principal said kids bring a contagious enthusiasm to school daily. “Their desire to succeed, be challenged and work with others is very satisfying,” he said. “I work with a staff...
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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Diocese celebrates St. Maria Goretti Youth Distinction

Diocese celebrates St. Maria Goretti Youth Distinction St. John the Evangelist Parish in Daylight hosted the 2019 St. Maria Goretti Youth Distinction on March 17. Bishop Joseph M. Siegel concelebrated Mass with 10 priests of the Diocese of Evansville, then recognized 54 young people from across the diocese for their outstanding contributions to the lif...
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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

'Christ, yes … or Christ, no'

'Christ, yes … or Christ, no' On March 17, the Diocese of Evansville hosted the eighth of 10 roundtables held across North America on the relevance today of the teachings and thought of the late Father Luigi Giussani, who founded the movement Communion & Liberation. Biographer Alberto Savorana, who wrote “The Life of...
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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

St. Matthew's 19th annual auction and dinner proceeds to boost school technology

St. Matthew's 19th annual auction and dinner proceeds to boost school technology It’s more than just the parish family who come out each year to support St. Matthew School at its annual auction, said Keely Winiger. Over the years it’s grown into a communitywide event. About 480 people attended the 19th Annual St. Matthew School Benefit Auction at the Posey County Co...
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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Scouts adopt World Youth Day theme for 2019 retreat

Scouts adopt World Youth Day theme for 2019 retreat The Diocese of Evansville Catholic Center hosted the March 1-3  Scout/Venturing Retreat, which has been held annually for decades by the Diocesan Catholic Committee on Scouting. Diocesan Scout Chaplain Deacon Charles Koressel led the retreat. This year’s theme was the same as the World Y...
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Wednesday, March 20, 2019