December 3, 2017

I.  Advent; A Time for Creating Silence. Is your life full of business, noise, and cacophony? Do you know anyone who is not busy? Are our lives like a pebble in a stream simply following the flow of our secular world?  Do you know silence?  Are we afraid of silence?  Have we lost the capacity to…

November 26, 2017

I.  National Catholic Youth Conference (NCYC) #BeSaints : Every other year, Catholic young people and their chaperones—youth ministers, campus ministers, parents, catechists, priests, coaches, and scout leaders—come together to pray, learn, and grow in their faith. In addition to opportunities to receive the sacraments of the Eucharist and Reconciliation, NCYC participants attend general and breakout sessions…

November 19, 2017

I.  Gratitude IS Good Medicine! People who have developed the virtue of gratitude are not only happier people, they also tend to be healthier. Gratitude is good medicine. Gratitude is not just a feeling that comes and goes like other emotions; it is an attitude that recognizes and receives every good thing in our lives—some…

Time, Talent, and Treasure Renewal for 2018

  Time, Talent, and Treasure Renewal 2018 — New this year: View our ministry opportunities and submit your annual pledge online. Click on the link below to get started. Extra pledge packets are available in the vestibule or Parish Office. God bless you for your participation and support! If you haven’t returned a pledge, there’s still…

Cathedral Preschool Earns 5-STAR Rating

Congratulations to Pam Weafer, Bonnie Stuart, and the entire team at Cathedral Preschool!   The Cabinet for Health and Family Services, Department for Community Based Services, Division of Child Care and the Kentucky Department of Education certify that Cathedral Preschool has earned a 5-STAR rating by meeting the standards for Level Five in the Kentucky All…

November 12, 2017

I.  Gratitude Bonded to Stewardship: God calls all of us—not just a few—to be aware of our blessings, care for them responsibly, share them lovingly and justly, and return a generous portion in gratitude. Our annual renewal of Time, Talent, and Treasure is underway. Many thanks to everyone who has already returned a pledge! If…

November 5, 2017 – National Vocation Awareness Week

I.  National Vocation Awareness Week begins this Sunday, Nov. 5-12. We are ALL Called:  Are you single? Are you married? All of us are called by God to a particular vocation. Many young men and women are called to priesthood and religious life. We need to encourage them through prayer and support to answer “yes”…

October 29, 2017 – Priesthood Sunday

I.  Solemnity of All Saints:  You and I are called to be saints, to be holy; we have been promised what we need, the grace we need, to become saints. My favorite definition of a saint is:  “a sinner who keeps on trying.” Today we remember all the uncanonized saints, known and unknown, who enjoy…

October 22, 2017 – World Mission Sunday

I.  “As the Father Sent Me, So I Send You”:  Jesus, of course, is “the very first and greatest evangelizer” (Paul VI, Evangelii Nuntiandi, 7), who continually sends us to proclaim the Gospel of the love of God in the power of the Holy Spirit. The Church is missionary by its very nature. If you…