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Homes for Christmas

Posted by Kelli Reutman on 12/03/20

Build a Home for a Haitian Family through Homes for Christmas

More than 2,000 years ago, the Savior of the world was born in a manger with no safe place to lay his head. Today thousands of Haitian families suffer from similar circumstances. Some are homeless; others live in ... Read More »

Reserve Your Space for Christmas Mass

Posted by Kelli Reutman on 11/28/20

To accommodate the anticipated demand and requirements for social distancing, we are requiring reservations for Christmas Masses this year. All families MUST reserve their space for a specific time and location. If you have not reserved seats for your family at a Christmas Mass this year, go to to see availability.  ... Read More »

Angel Tree gift tags are ready!

Posted by Kelli Reutman on 11/23/20

Your Saint Vincent DePaul Society is again providing Angel Tree Christmas gift opportunities for parishioners and school families to help Floyd County families that will struggle to provide Christmas gifts for their own kids. To meet social distancing recommendations, there are several ways for you to obtain an ... Read More »

Parishioner Faye Bannet Passes Away

Posted by Kelli Reutman on 11/17/20

Kathryn "Faye" (Gibson) Banet, 79, of New Albany, Indiana, passed away on Saturday, November 14, 2020. She was a long-time member of Holy Family Catholic Church and a member and beloved sister of the Pink Ribbon Pilates.

Visitation will be from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Friday, November ... Read More »

2020 Holiday Raffle

Posted by Kelli Reutman on 11/13/20

Someone’s going to win $10,000… Is it going to be YOU? Holy Family Raffle tickets have been mailed to parishioners. Only 600 tickets will be sold, so get yours in soon! Each ticket is $50 and they need to be turned in by December 16. The live drawing ... Read More »

Advent Series: The Gospel of Mark

Posted by Kelli Reutman on 11/12/20

Immerse yourself in the action-packed Gospel of Mark that offers Saint Peter's account of Christ's life and teaching. Combining the insights of Dr. Tim Gray with the masterful artistry of the Augustine Institute, this Lectio series uses the Church's rich tradition of Lectio Divina to help you better ... Read More »

Prayers for the Dead during the Month of November

Posted by Kelli Reutman on 11/05/20

The month of November is dedicated to the Holy Souls in Purgatory. Did you know that, by our prayers, there are special indulgences that can be earned on and around All Souls Day (Nov 2)? Typically these can be earned just between Nov 1 and 8, but due to ... Read More »

Christmas Art Contest

Posted by Kelli Reutman on 11/05/20

Introducing the Holy Family Christmas Art Contest! Children from the parish and school are invited to submit original artwork expressing the angel’s proclamation to the shepherds: “You will find an infant wrapped in swaddling clothes and lying in a manger.”- Luke 2:12

The full guidelines are outlined in the ... Read More »

Christmas Mass Survey

Posted by Kelli Reutman on 10/28/20

In preparation for Christmas Masses, we are interested to know how many people to expect for each Mass at Holy Family. Please understand this is not a reservation or a commitment. We are simply trying to gauge the overall numbers of people who plan to attend Mass in-person so that ... Read More »

In-Person Mass Cancelled Until Nov. 5

Posted by Kelli Reutman on 10/24/20

Fr. Gries has had possible exposure to a COVID positive person and been asked to quarantine. There will be no in-person Masses at Holy Family until Thursday, November 5. Fr. Gries will continue to say private Masses for the intentions of the parish during this time. 

Sunday Mass will continue to ... Read More »


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