June 10, 2018 Pastor’s Corner

I.  Pope Francis: A Man of His Word: an absorbing, inspiring movie (96 minutes) introduces the visible head of our universal Church as an engaging person of humility, courage, compassion, and humor, visiting migrant camps, prisons, hospitals and gatherings of the faithful. Pope Francis travels the world speaking to those in need and delivering a consistent message…

How Do I Become Catholic?

Do you know someone who is interested in becoming Catholic? We are here to help! Call the Parish Office at 270-683-6525. The following video may also answer some common questions. https://vimeo.com/226019378

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Join the more than 100 St. Stephen Cathedral families who are taking advantage of this wonderful FREE resource for Catholic videos, audios, and ebooks–on demand, anytime or anywhere!  Call the Parish Office at 270-683-6525 and ask for our parish code, then log in at FORMED.org to get started!  

Tour the Cathedral

Cathedral Tours are available throughout the year for groups or  individuals. Our Tour Guides provide an educational, interesting overview of the beauty and history of St. Stephen Cathedral.  To schedule a tour, call the Parish Office at 270-683-6525.

Anointing of the Sick – Weekend of July 1, 2018

The Sacrament of Anointing of the Sick will be offered at all weekend Masses on June 30/July 1. The sacrament of anointing is appropriate for those suffering from physical or psychological illness, facing major surgery, or enduring the difficulties of advanced aging. Through this sacrament Christ refreshes our spirit to persevere and strengthen us in…

Women’s Faith Sharing Group

Beginning Saturday, June 9th St. Stephen Cathedral is pleased to offer a Women’s FAITH SHARING group from 9:30-11:00 a.m. each Saturday morning. Join us in the Media Center (in the parish office building) to share faith and support other women in prayer. For more information call the Parish Office. 

June 3, 2018, Corpus Christi

I.  Feast of the Body & Blood of Christ (Corpus Christi) has a twofold interwoven dimension: we believe that the bread and wine become the Body and Blood of Christ at Eucharist, and we also believe that the baptized community of believers is the living Body of Christ. Pope Pius XII in his encyclical Mystici Corporis…

May 27, 2018, The Most Holy Trinity

In Relationship with God! The solemnity of the Holy Trinity sounds like a theorist’s dream, a celebration of speculation fired by the theological Daring that attempts to explain God. But if we take our clues from the Scripture readings for this solemnity, we realize that this celebration simply focuses on the concrete relationships God initiates…

May 20, 2018 Pentecost

I.  Feast of Pentecost is an outpouring of the Holy Spirit upon the Church—upon us who make up the Church! The sacred Scriptures leading up to this remarkable feast of the Holy Spirit, the third person of the Trinity, speak of the Spirit as an Advocate (the very best attorney in the country, in the world),…

May 13, 2018 Ascension of the Lord

I.  Mothers and godmothers: today is a great day to connect with our godmothers as well as our mothers (living and deceased) those who have exemplified unconditional love, and have connected us with God. We include prayers for mothers facing challenges, including those who are pregnant, facing infertility, mourning, endangered, and more. Many women feel sadness…