Eucharistic Revival & Reverence for the Real Presence of Jesus

Along with the rest of the United States, the Diocese of Owensboro will be participating in a three-year long nationwide Eucharistic Revival beginning on Corpus Christi Sunday, June 19, 2022. These three years provide us with an opportune moment to reflect on the great mystery of the Eucharist – what we believe about the sacrament…

Cathedral Commemorative Ornaments

Our Saint Stephen Cathedral commemorative ornaments aren’t just for Christmas; they make great gifts all year through!   

Mass Intentions Information and Guidelines

What does it mean to have a Mass “offered” for someone?  ~ A Message from Father John Thomas  An individual may ask a priest to offer a Mass for several reasons: for example, in thanksgiving, for the intentions of another person (such as on a birthday), or, as is most common, for the repose of…

Annual Financial Accountability Report

Click on the link below to view a copy of the 2019-2020 Annual Financial Accountability Report. If you have any questions, please contact the Parish Office at 270-683-6525. Financial Accountability Report SSC 2019 2020

Faith Formation Program Information

Our Faith Formation program is open to students in grades 1 through 8 who do not attend Catholic school.  For information about our program, please contact the Parish Office at 270-683-6525.  

Cathedral Tours

April 1, 2020:  Tours are not available at this time; we are praying we will be able to offer them again in the near future. Please check back for updated information.   Cathedral Tours are available on the first Sunday of each month, following the 11:00 am Mass. No reservations needed. Enjoy an enlightening, informative…

March 27, 2022 – Fourth Sunday of Lent

My Dear Parishioners: “None is so blind as one who will not see.” I pick up old proverbs. It’s true, you know, this proverb on blindness. Jesus said, “If you were blind, you would have no guilt; but now that you say, ‘We see,’ your guilt remains (John 9.41).” Just as there is a wicked…

Blessed Sacrament Fish Fry April 8

All are welcome to Blessed Sacrament Chapel’s second Fish Fry, April 8.  Drive through for a great meal and support Blessed Sacrament Chapel. Thank you! 

March 20, 2022 – Third Sunday of Lent

My Dear Parishioners: Shocking!! That’s what it was! The gospel story we have today is absolutely, unequivocally shocking! Jesus, who was a Jewish man, was sitting there by a well having a conversation with, and even requesting water from, a Samaritan. Not only that, but this person with whom He was conversing was a woman.…

March 13, 2022 – Second Sunday of Lent

My Dear Parishioners: The splendid vision in our Gospel today comes after Jesus had said that “The Son of man must suffer many things, and be rejected by the elders and chief priests and scribes, and be killed, and on the third day be raised” (Lk 9:22). This was no good news to the disciples…

March 6, 2022 – First Sunday of Lent

My Dear Parishioners: The threat of rising interest rates, more taxes and less welfare, huge amounts of foreign debt putting a strain on health and education spending, are a lot of what we’ve been hearing about lately in our media. Thank God we still have the living memory of Jesus, and the stories of his…

February 27, 2022 – Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time

My Dear Parishioners: This week on Wednesday, we begin the Season of Lent. Ash Wednesday calls us to begin our preparation for the greatest liturgical celebration of the year. Many incorrectly believe this greatest day of the year to be Christmas. However, the Church calls us to recognize the greatest day of the year is…

February 20, 2022 – Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time

What does it mean to have a Mass “offered” for someone? An individual may ask a priest to offer a Mass for several reasons: for example, in thanksgiving, for the intentions of another person (such as on a birthday), or, as is most common, for the repose of the soul of someone who has died.…