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Seminarians ordained deacons

Seminarians ordained deacons

Deacons Christopher Lubecke, Steven Henriksen and Nicholas Brown were ordained to the diaconate of the Archdiocese of Louisville by Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz on April 28 at St. Barnabas Church. The three men are seminarians preparing for the priesthood. Ordination to the diaconate typically precedes presbyteral ordination by one year.

Three seminarians to be ordained deacons

By MARNIE McALLISTER Record Assistant Editor Three seminarians who are nearing the end of their studies for the priesthood will be ordained to the diaconate on April 28 at St. Barnabas Church, 3042 Hikes Lane. The ordination of Nicholas J. Brown, Steven D. Henriksen and Christopher B. Lubecke will begin at 11 a.m. and all […]

Community honors fallen soldier

Community honors fallen soldier

Dozens of people gathered outside Our Mother of Sorrows Church at the corner of Eastern Parkway and Ellsworth Avenue to honor Cpl. Aaron Faust. Cpl. Faust died April 15 in the Helmand Province in Afghanistan while serving in the U.S. Marine Corps. He was 22 years old. His funeral was held today, April 25, at […]

Sister of Charity of Nazareth Patricia Kelly, 89, dies

Sister of Charity of Nazareth Patricia Kelley, 89, a native of Lexington, Ky., died April 24 at Nazareth Home in Louisville. She had been an SCN for 71 years. Sister Kelly served in elementary education and as a music teacher at Holy Name School in Louisville from 1942 to 1947. She also taught at St. […]

Vatican approves new blessing for child in the womb

By JESSICA ABLE Record Staff Writer Catholic churches in the United States will be able to celebrate a special new blessing — which originated with Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz — for an unborn child, just in time for Mother’s Day. The new “Rite for the Blessing of a Child in the Womb” has been approved […]

Holy Name Band has the feel of a family

Holy Name Band has the feel of a family

By GLENN RUTHERFORD Record Editor The Holy Name Band gathered before a handful of listeners April 23 at the St. Joseph Home for the Aged and played about an hour and a half of music that filled the halls with marches and waltzes, swing tunes and love songs. They did it with smiles on their […]