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Download the April 11 issue of The Message here

Here is the link to the April 11,  2014, issue of The Message:   http://bit.ly/1qyrqY6...
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Friday, April 11, 2014

Good Friday 2014

Good Friday 2014   Good Friday 2014 Dear Friends in Christ:              Lent, Holy Week and Easter are very special to all Christians throughout the world.  During this time of year, the Gospel readings come to life.  The Triduum—Holy...
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Monday, April 07, 2014

Catholic outreach

Catholic outreach Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,   As scheduled for the Fourth Weekend of Lent, March 29-30, our diocese will take up the Catholic Relief Services Collection.  The Catholic Relief Services Collection funds six Catholic agencies that work to serve our suffering brothers and sisters aro...
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Monday, March 17, 2014

Catholic Conference lauds state's new preschool program

Catholic Conference lauds state's new preschool program   Indianapolis—After months of debate and a persuasive push by Gov. Mike Pence, the Indiana General Assembly has passed a preschool pilot program to provide low-income families school choice for their preschool-age children. It’s the first state-funded preschool program in state hi...
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Monday, March 17, 2014

Abortion-related bills in home stretch toward becoming law

Abortion-related bills in home stretch toward becoming law Indianapolis—Two abortion-related bills designed to clarify Indiana law are in the home stretch toward becoming law. Senate Bill 292 aims to improve informed consent regarding access to follow-up care and abortion-doctor accountability. House Bill 1123 would prohibit elective abortion coverag...
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Monday, March 10, 2014

Hope and prayers for U.S.-led peace framework in the Middle East

Hope and prayers for U.S.-led peace framework in the Middle East   Dear Brothers AND Sisters in Christ:   We are called to be witnesses to hope and ambassadors of peace.  These roles are not meant for a select few or only when taking care of one’s own.  By the very nature of our baptism, each of us is signed, sealed and delivered by div...
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Monday, March 10, 2014

Parish Lenten Fish Fries!

Parish Lenten Fish Fries! Copy and paste this link to download a PDF of the parish Lenten fish fry events across the Diocese of Evansville. They are organized by deanery.http://bit.ly/P0DNRH...
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Wednesday, March 05, 2014

Bill to tighten childcare regulations advances

Bill to tighten childcare regulations advances INDIANAPOLIS — A bill to improve safety for children who receive childcare vouchers has advanced in the Senate. The Senate Health and Provider Services panel amended and passed HB 1036, 10-2, Feb. 27. The Senate passed the amended bill on third reading March 4 by a bipartisan vote of 36-12. H...
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Tuesday, March 04, 2014

Download the Feb. 28 issue of The Message

Here is the link for the Feb. 28 issue of The Message:   http://bit.ly/1kikxZq...
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Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Movement stalled toward state constitutional amendment on marriage

Movement stalled toward state constitutional amendment on marriage An amended version of House Joint Resolution 3, which would amend Indiana’s Constitution to include a definition of marriage as a union between only one man and one woman, passed the Senate 32-17 on Feb. 17. But since the language of the marriage amendment was changed from the resolution that...
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Tuesday, February 25, 2014