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Divine Mercy Service Schedule 2019

Divine Mercy Service Schedule 2019 Editor’s Note: The listings for Divine Mercy Sunday published in The Message on April 12 included some parishes’ regular weekend Mass schedules. The list below includes only those services for the observance of Divine Mercy Sunday. It does not include regular weekend Masses. Following i...
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Thursday, April 25, 2019

Easter's light overcomes evil's darkness

Easter's light overcomes evil's darkness “The light of Christ….” “Thanks be to God!” Deacon David Rice sang the first line above multiple times on April 20 as he carried the Paschal Candle and led the procession into the Diocese of Evansville’s St. Benedict Cathedral during the Mass of the Easter Vigil...
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Thursday, April 25, 2019

Corpus Christi kids learn different career paths at school's first Job Fair

Corpus Christi kids learn different career paths at school's first Job Fair First, Brian Eickhoff instructed Corpus Christi School third-graders Daxton Lehman and Nicholas Elfreich to drape the tie around their necks. Then, Eichoff, part-owner of Paul’s Menswear, taught the two boys how to properly tie a necktie. Dressed in their professional best, about 200 Corpus C...
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Thursday, April 25, 2019

Bulletin Board for April 26

Bulletin Board for April 26 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 21st Ear...
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Thursday, April 25, 2019

Around the Diocese for April 26

Around the Diocese for April 26 Happy Birthday! Father Zach Etienne, Pastor of Good Shepherd Parish in Evansville, celebrates his birthday on May 1. Father William Traylor, Associate Pastor of St. Joseph Parish in Jasper, celebrates his birthday on May 2. Father Ted Tempel, retired priest of the Diocese of Evansville, celebrates...
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Thursday, April 25, 2019

Predatory lending opponents see efforts pay off in final days of session

Predatory lending opponents see efforts pay off in final days of session The Catholic Church was among the strongest voices in a chorus of opposition to a bill that would have dramatically expanded predatory lending in Indiana. Senate Bill 613, which proposed new loan products that fell under the category of criminal loansharking under current state law, died before its...
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Thursday, April 25, 2019

Easter Message from Bishop Joseph M. Siegel - Mensaje de Pascua del Obispo Joseph M. Siegel

Easter Message from Bishop Joseph M. Siegel - Mensaje de Pascua del Obispo Joseph M. Siegel Dear Brothers and Sisters in the Risen Lord,  When the women came to the tomb that first Easter morning, an angel proclaimed to them: “Why do you seek the living one among the dead? He is not here, but he has been raised” (Luke 24: 5-6).  These tidings are meant for us as well...
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Thursday, April 18, 2019

Diocese names Matthew Potter Director of Stewardship

Diocese names Matthew Potter Director of Stewardship Bishop Joseph M. Siegel has appointed Matthew N. Potter Director of Stewardship for the Diocese of Evansville. He will join the staff on April 29 and comes to Southwest Indiana from Cheyenne, Wyoming, where he has served more than nine years as Director of Development and Stewardship for the Dioces...
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Thursday, April 18, 2019

Andrea Greaney joins Catholic Schools Office

Andrea Greaney joins Catholic Schools Office Diocese of Evansville Superintendent of Schools Dr. Daryl Hagan has announced that Andrea Greaney is joining the Catholic Schools Office staff as Coordinator of Student Services and School Information Systems. Greaney joins the Catholic Schools Office on July 1. She currently is a middle school tea...
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Thursday, April 18, 2019

Diocese names new principals for two Catholic elementary schools

Diocese names new principals for two Catholic elementary schools Two elementary schools in the Catholic Diocese of Evansville will have new principals next school year. Samantha McClure was named the new principal of Flaget Elementary School in Vincennes, and Kelsi Edwards will serve as the next principal of Washington Catholic Elementary School in Washington. B...
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Thursday, April 18, 2019