February 21, 2021 – First Sunday of Lent

Thank You, Beni Howell! Just recently, Beni tendered her resignation as Administrative Assistant at Saint Stephen Cathedral. Having held this position for almost 5 years, we appreciate her ability to multitask, to create a wonderful bulletin each week, to manage the front desk volunteers, oversee Mass intentions, and a host of other tasks. On behalf…

BSC Lenten Fish Fries

Saint Stephen Cathedral Fish Fries are cancelled for this year…but please support Blessed Sacrament Chapel’s Lenten Fish Fries! Delicious fish and sides, and proceeds benefit Blessed Sacrament Chapel.   

Lenten Outreach Opportunities and Collections

Thank you for your support of our annual Lenten Outreach Opportunities and Charitable Collections. Your generosity is deeply appreciated and makes a difference!    LENTEN OUTREACH OPPORTUNITIES: Donations of items or monetary donations are welcome! Envelopes are available at the doors of church, or give online; all collections are available  through WeShare: February 21—CATHEDRAL BACKPACK…

Administrative Assistant Job Opening

Saint Stephen Cathedral – Administrative Assistant Saint Stephen Cathedral in Owensboro, Kentucky is seeking a Full-Time Administrative Assistant. Working under the supervision of the Pastor, the Administrative Assistant oversees all office procedures and other tasks as assigned by the Pastor. Qualifications: High school diploma Minimum 2-3 years of experience of performing office duties Must have…

Preschool Director Job Opening

Saint Stephen Cathedral Preschool – Owensboro, KY Director Position – 2021/2022 School Year Saint Stephen Cathedral Preschool is seeking a Full-Time Director starting the 2021-2022 School Year.  We are seeking an individual who is energetic, organized, a problem solver and possesses great communication skills. The candidate needs to be passionate about early childhood education. This…

2020 Cathedral Ornaments are Here!

Our Saint Stephen Cathedral ornaments aren’t only for Christmas–they’re lovely to display or for gift-giving all year through! The 2020 ornament is 9th in a series and features the image of our beautiful Tabernacle. The cost for the 2020 ornament is $20.00 each; ornaments from previous years are available for $15.00 each.   

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 Hannah Bland, Director of Children’s Ministries, at [email protected] or 270-683-6525.   

COVID-19 Resource List

Click on the document to view a list of area resources:   COVID-19 Resource List March 2020

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…

Sign up today for FORMED.org. No Code Needed!

Great news! No code is needed! 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!  Just log in and create a user profile and password at https://ststephencathedral.formed.org to get started!  

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

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…

February 14, 2021 – 6th Sunday in Ordinary Time

I.  Unclean, Unclean!  Do we sometimes feel unworthy? Are we our own worst critic? The Old Testament (Jewish Scriptures) in Leviticus 13:1-12, 44-46 paints a picture of separation and loneliness, being unaccepted by the majority because of a physical difference; being unclean in the body by disease. Today’s Scripture reading from 1 Corinthians 10:31—11:1 speaks…

4th Sunday in Ordinary Time – January 31, 2021

I.  Focus for life: Resolution #3—Comfort the Afflicted:  Listening skills can go along way to “lift up“ someone who is worried, grieving, anxious, or depressed. During these pandemic times, give them a call, send them a card or a text message, and if you are able, send a little care package. One tiny moment of…

January 24, 2021 – 3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

I.  Focus for life: Resolution #2—Forgive an enemy. Jesus himself tells us to love our enemies. Who is my enemy? Anyone with whom we are at odds, had a falling out, or just annoys us. It’s not enough to say in your heart, “I forgive” this person; we must seek out this person to be…

January 17, 2021 – Third Sunday in Ordinary Time

I. Respect Life Sunday:  Churches recognizes the third Sunday in January as Sanctity of Human Life Sunday. January 22, 1973, was the day the U.S. Supreme Court legalized abortion-on-demand in all 50 states. Churches around the our country use January 22 to celebrate God’s gift of life, commemorate the many lives lost to abortion, and…