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Meet the men studying for the priesthood

Meet the men studying for the priesthood Meet the men who are studying for the priesthood for the Diocese of Evansville.   TYLER TENBARGE Parents’ names: Mark and Susan Tenbarge Siblings: Kendra, Trent, Dana, Brian, Krista, and Blake Home town: Haubstadt Parish: Sts. Peter and Paul Parish in Haubstadt Date of birth: Jan. 22, 19...
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Monday, September 01, 2014

2014 Labor Day statement

WASHINGTON—The high unemployment rate of young adults, both in the United States and around the world, is the focus of the 2014 Labor Day Statement from the chairman of the U.S. bishops’ Committee on Domestic Justice and Human Development, Archbishop Thomas G. Wenski of Miami. The state...
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Sunday, August 24, 2014

Praying for peace

Praying for peace               On several occasions during his brief pontificate, Pope Francis has called upon Catholics and all persons of faith to pray, fast and work for peace.  He has spoken out numerous times about the atrocities of war, terroris...
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Monday, August 11, 2014

Are you interested

  From Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Evansville: Catholic Charities is assessing interest in a diocesan pilgrimage to the 8th World Meeting of Families, Sept. 22-27, 2015, in Philadelphia, Pa. The WMOF includes speakers, breakout sessions, and other events that seek to strengthen the s...
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Tuesday, July 29, 2014

U.S. Catholics asked to pray for world peace

U.S. Catholics asked to pray for world peace   Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz of Louisville, Ky., president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, has contacted his brother bishops to ask that U.S. Catholics pray – in solidarity with Pope Francis – for peace in the Middle East and across the world.   “On Sunday, J...
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Monday, July 28, 2014

Archbishop Chaput confirms pope to visit Philadelphia

FARGO, N.D. (CNS) -- Philadelphia Archbishop Charles J. Chaput said Pope Francis has accepted his invitation to attend the World Meeting of Families in the U.S. next year. Archbishop Chaput made the announcement July 24 before giving his homily during the opening Mass of the Tekakwitha Conference i...
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Thursday, July 24, 2014

Golden anniversary form

Here is a link for a golden jubilarian form for The Message.http://bit.ly/1nPk595...
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Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Download the July 18 issue of The Message

Here is the link for the download of the complete July 18 issue of The Message:   http://bit.ly/1nwjgNw...
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Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Bishops laud court's Hobby Lobby ruling

Bishops laud court's Hobby Lobby ruling   WASHINGTON (CNS) – The Supreme Court's June 30 ruling that certain businesses, based on their religious objections, can be exempted from a government requirement to include contraceptives in their employee health insurance coverage means "justice has prevailed," said two U.S. archbisho...
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Monday, June 30, 2014

Bishops of Indiana issue statement on same-sex 'marriage' ruling

Bishops of Indiana issue statement on same-sex 'marriage' ruling Evansville, Ind. – The Roman Catholic bishops of Indiana issued a statement June 25 affirming marriage between one man and one woman. The statement was issued in response to the ruling by the 7th Circuit of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana that Indiana’s marr...
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Tuesday, June 24, 2014