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Multicultural Ministry will hold annual Back to School Fair

The Archdiocese of Louisville’s Office of Multicultural Ministry will hold two Community Back to School Fairs this year. The first will be July 20 at St. Rita Church, 8709 Preston Highway. The second will be Aug. 3 at the Catholic Enrichment Center, 3146 West Broadway. School supply items that are needed include: pencils, sharpeners, ink […]

Liturgy Matters — What is the Eucharistic Prayer?

Liturgy Matters — What is the Eucharistic Prayer?

By Dr. Judy Bullock What is the Eucharistic Prayer? The Eucharistic Prayer is described in the liturgical documents as the “center and high point of the entire celebration.” However, without some understanding of the important elements within it, we may only think of this prayer as the long prayer of the priest. The Eucharistic Prayer […]

Vocation awareness program held at Flaget

Vocation awareness program held at Flaget

By Jessica Able, Record Staff Writer The Archdiocese of Louisville’s Vocation Office held its second annual vocation awareness workshop June 25 at the Flaget Center, 1935 Lewiston Drive The goal of the program was to encourage church leaders to create a culture of vocations, said Father Jeffrey Shooner, director of the Vocation Office and Vicar […]

An Encouraging Word — Crippled by fear of failure

An Encouraging Word — Crippled by fear of failure

The Lord is with me; I am not afraid. Psalm 118:6 I like this new Pope! I have been hungry to hear the things he has been saying for such a long time. I can’t believe that it is happening right in front of my eyes. Recently, he spoke about “apostolic courage” in the early […]

Passionist center to host an Environmental Justice Tour

The Passionist Earth & Spirit Center will guide an Environmental Justice Tour July 27 from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The tour will demonstrate the environmental impact of pollutants on neighborhoods whose residents struggle financially. The facilitator will be Tim Darst. For more information call the Earth & Spirit Center at 452-2749.

Archbishop announces assignments

Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz has made the following appointments, which went into effect June 19: Rev. Brother John Broussard, C.P.M., is serving as a transitional deacon at St. Helen Church in Glasgow, Ky. He will be ordained to the priesthood in 2014. Rev. Cletus Pifher, OFM Conv., is sacramental coordinator of St. Martin de Porres […]

Religious freedom focus of ‘Fortnight’ events

Religious freedom focus of ‘Fortnight’ events

By Jessica Able, Record Staff Writer Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz concluded the last in a series of Holy Hours dedicated to religious freedom, life and marriage June 22 at St. Paul Church. The final Holy Hour coincided with the national Fortnight for Freedom held June 21 to July 4, a two-week period set aside by […]