2017 Fortnight for Freedom

From the USCCB What is the Fortnight for Freedom? Each year dioceses around the country arrange special events to highlight the importance of defending religious freedom. The Fortnight for Freedom is from June 21—the vigil of the Feasts of St. John Fisher and St. Thomas More—to July 4, Independence Day. How to Talk about Religious […]

Marian Guild Summer Luncheon

The Marian Guild will be holding their second Summer Luncheon at 12:30 p.m. on Monday, July 3 at Beef O’Brady’s in Floyds Knobs.  All Ladies of the Parish are invited.  For reservations, or to request a ride, please call Evelyn Lilly at 812-944-8902.

Homily for the Solemnity of the Body and Blood of the Lord – June 18, 2017

In 1246 Pope Urban introduced the Feast of Corpus Christi or the Body and Blood of the Lord to the universal Church. Since that time in Orvieto, Italy there has been a yearly procession with the Holy Eucharist leading the faithful. Significantly, it makes only two stops: one at the convent of the cloistered Carmelite […]

Summer Construction Projects – Update

*UPDATE* Work has been completed. The Weekday Masses will move back to the church beginning on Tuesday, June 20*   As a safety precaution, the entrances to the 1954 and 1962 wings of the building are closed until further notice due to work projects. The parking lot behind the cafeteria is closed also. Weekday Masses […]

Synod 2018 On Young People, The Faith, And Vocational Discernment

Pope Francis has dedicated the 15th Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops. . . to be focused on the theme of “Youth, Faith, and Vocational Discernment.” It will be held in October 2018. “The theme, an expression of the pastoral care of the Church for the young, is consistent with the results of […]

Join the Holy Family Theatre Group

Holy Family Theatre Group has started planning our 34th season! If you are interested in joining this fun parish organization, now is the time. We would love to have you join us on stage, backstage with tech, helping with concessions, costumes, or even hair & makeup on show nights! Contact Stephanie Stratford (sstratford2277@gmail.com) to request […]

Homily for the Solemnity of the Holy Trinity – June 11, 2017

The French novelist Antoine de Saint-Exupery, whom you might remember as the creator of the children’s classic The Little Prince, once said: “When you want to build a ship, do not begin by gathering wood, cutting boards, and distributing work, but take people down to the shoreline and awaken within their hearts the desire for […]

Pope Names Bishop Charles Thompson as Archbishop of Indianapolis

(Via the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops) WASHINGTON—Pope Francis has named Bishop Charles Thompson, of Evansville, Indiana, as Archbishop of Indianapolis. The appointment was publicized in Washington, June 13, by Archbishop Christophe Pierre, apostolic nuncio to the United States. (Watch a live press conference at 10 a.m. on June 13, 2017) Archbishop-designate Thompson, was […]