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Message to 2014 Catholic high school graduates and their families

Message to 2014 Catholic high school graduates and their families   Catholic schools – if they are to be credible, authentic and effective – must necessarily be grounded in the proclamation of the gospel, namely, the Good News of Jesus Christ.  So grounded, the call to evangelization must permeate every aspect of life for school administrato...
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Monday, June 16, 2014

2014 Peter's Pence Collection

  WASHINGTON—The Peter’s Pence Collection occurs the weekend of June 28-29 in the Diocese of Evansville, and in most of the U.S. This collection offers Catholics the opportunity to reach out to the poor and suffering by joining Pope Francis in his charitable works throughout the wo...
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Thursday, June 12, 2014

Pope invites Israeli, Palestinian leaders to Rome to pray for peace

Pope invites Israeli, Palestinian leaders to Rome to pray for peace JERUSALEM (CNS) -- Pope Francis invited Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli President Shimon Peres to pray together at the Vatican for peace between their nations. The pope made the announcement May 25, after praying the "Regina Coeli" at the end of Mass that Abbas attended in Manger Sq...
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Saturday, May 24, 2014

Pope to beatify Pope Paul VI at end of synod on the family

Pope to beatify Pope Paul VI at end of synod on the family   VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Pope Francis will beatify Pope Paul VI Oct. 19 during the closing Mass of the extraordinary Synod of Bishops on the family. Pope Francis signed a decree May 9 recognizing a miracle attributed to the intercession of Pope Paul, who led the church from 1963 to 1978, and au...
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Monday, May 12, 2014

2014 Summer Socials

2014 Summer Socials Schedule download - http://bit.ly/1hTky7f  ...
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Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Download the April 18 issue of The Message

Download the April 18 issue of The Message here:   http://bit.ly/1mda2It...
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Thursday, April 17, 2014

Vatican releases program for upcoming canonizations

Vatican releases program for upcoming canonizations Here is the link for the program for the canonizations of Blessed John XXIII, John Paul II on April 27 http://bit.ly/Rp8GQQ...
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Thursday, April 17, 2014

2014 Chrism Mass

2014 Chrism Mass Here is the homily presented by Bishop Charles C. Thompson at the 2014 Chrism Mass, held April 15 at St. Benedict Cathedral in Evansville. In his Apostolic Exhortation, Evangelli Gaudium (“The Joy of the Gospel), promulgated on 24 November 2013, Pope Francis stated; “Evangelization is...
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Easter Message

Easter Message   Dear Brothers & Sisters in Christ:              Let us rejoice and be glad!  The Light of Christ dispels the darkness of sin and death.  On this most sacred occasion, as all heaven and earth exults in praise of GodR...
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Monday, April 14, 2014

Pope Francis on Twitter

Pope Francis on Twitter   Pope Francis is active on Twitter, one of the world’s most popular social-media platforms, and his followers get short messages from him on a regular basis. His English posts go to 3.91 million followers, and his Spanish posts reach 5.4 million followers! He is @Pontifex in English and...
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Sunday, April 13, 2014