Archive | May 2013

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Nazareth Home named a member of an international compassion group

Nazareth Home, 2000 Newburg Road, is the first nursing home in the world to be accepted as an organizational member of the International Working Group on Compassionate Organizations. A news release from the international group said Nazareth Home strives to “embody the seven values of the Working Group: compassionate action, effectiveness, connection, wisdom, integrity, responsiveness […]

Youth Events

Ugandan charity Eighth-grade students at St. Raphael School recently raised $660 from a sale of paper bead jewelry which the students learned to make. They donated the proceeds to Amazima, a charity in Uganda. The students were inspired by the book “Kisses from Katie,” an autobiography of a young Christian who served impoverished women and […]

2013 Graduation Issue

2013 Graduation Issue

The 2013 Graduation Issue is now available in The Record’s digital edition.

Elizabethtown St. Vincent de Paul Store celebrates first year

By Jessica Able, Record Staff Writer ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. — The St. Vincent de Paul Store in Elizabethtown, Ky., will have a weeklong celebration June 1 to 8 to commemorate its first anniversary. The thrift and consignment store, located at 512 N. Mulberry Street, will offer refreshments to customers and volunteers and “try to spread the […]

Liturgy Matters — Prayer of the Faithful

Liturgy Matters — Prayer of the Faithful

By Dr. Judy Bullock What is the Universal Prayer or Prayer of the Faithful? The Prayer of the Faithful or Universal Prayer is the part of the Mass that follows the Profession of Faith/Creed, and is the last element of the Liturgy of the Word.  There is evidence that this prayer was a part of […]

Fund-raising event to aid refugee ministry

Fund-raising event to aid refugee ministry

By Jessica Able, Record Staff Writer Catholic Charities of Louisville’s Migration and Refugee Services will host its first fund-raising event called “Celebration of Spirit & Success” to honor refugees and those who assist them June 27. The celebration, which will be held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, 830 Phillips Lane, will begin with a reception […]

Schools honor alumni for accomplishments

Schools honor alumni for accomplishments

By Jessica Able, Record Staff Writer Jeff King, a 1995 graduate of Trinity High School, has spent the last decade or so serving the poorest of the poor as a “technical missionary” for Mercy Ships, a nonprofit organization that provides critical medical care to people all over the world. King was one of several Catholic […]