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Archbishop discusses Catholic schools in video

In the January edition of Conversations, Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz discusses Catholic education with the chair of the Catholic Education Foundation, Rich Lechleiter. Advertisements

Around the Archdiocese

Archdiocese celebrates anniversaries  of 5, 10, 15, 20 and 25 years Couples celebrating 5, 10, 15, 20 and 25 years of marriage in 2012 are invited to an Archdiocesan Mass of Thanksgiving, celebrated by Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz. Family members are also invited to this celebration on Feb. 11 at the 5:30 p.m. liturgy at […]

March for Life

March for Life seen as a pilgrimage By MARNIE McALLISTER Record Assistant Editor A delegation of about 140 people from the Archdiocese of Louisville who attended the March for Life in Washington, D.C., Monday, Jan. 23, arrived home early Tuesday morning weary but glad. “It was a true pilgrimage,” said Sharon Schuhmann in an email […]

An Encouraging Word

Practicing what we preach BY FATHER J. RONALD KNOTT All bitterness, fury, shouting, reviling and malice must be removed from you. Ephesians 4:31 As we went into the new millennium, the late Blessed John Paul II made the observation that the great challenge facing the church is to make itself a home and school of […]

Esperanza en El Señor

Escuelas Católicas: Fe, Docencia, Servicio POR ARZOBISPO JOSEPH E. KURTZ ¡Comenzaremos a aumentar mi columna impresa con “video columns” ocasionales el día de hoy! Para el episodio de Conversations del mes de febrero en nuestro programa de televisión mensual de media hora, entrevisté a Rich Lechleiter, Vicepresidente y CFO de Kindred Healthcare, quien es el […]


The ‘Obligation’ of Mass It’s something that every Catholic knows, whether they were born into the church or arrived there through the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults. If you’re baptized a Catholic, you are obliged to attend Mass on Sundays and holy days of obligation. It’s a simple and straight-forward notion, not a complicated […]


Catholic Schools: Faith, academics, service BY ARCHBISHOP JOSEPH E. KURTZ We will begin augmenting my printed column with occasional “video columns” beginning today! For the February episode of Conversations, our monthly half-hour television program, I interviewed Rich Lechleiter, Vice President and CFO of Kindred Healthcare, who serves as the chairman of the board for the […]