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Parishioner Mary Hollen Passes Away

Posted by Kelli Reutman on 9/23/20

Mary Virginia Hollen, 92, of New Albany, Indiana, passed away on Sunday, September 20, 2020. Mary was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church and a member of the church's Marian Guild. Mary is survived by her loving children, Kenneth "Ken" (Paula) Hollen, Virginia "Ginny" (Randy Farnsley) Gilezan, and ... Read More »

Parishioner Harold Book Passes Away

Posted by Kelli Reutman on 9/23/20

Harold A. Book, 72, of New Albany passed away on September 15 at Baptist Health Floyd. Harold was an Army Vietnam veteran and belonged to post 42 and the Knights of Columbus. He is survived by his loving wife of 49 years-Frieda M. Book, daughters- Tina Pritchett (Todd), Debbie ... Read More »

Parishioner Judy Cochran Passes Away

Posted by Kelli Reutman on 8/20/20

Judy Bocard Cochran, 85 years of age passed away on August 19, 2020. Visitation will be from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm Sunday, August 23, 2020 at Kraft Funeral Service, 708 E. Spring Street, New Albany, Indiana. Her Funeral Service will be held 11:00 am Monday, August 24, 2020 at ... Read More »

State of the Parish Report 2019-2020

Posted by Kelli Reutman on 8/20/20

The State of the Parish Report gives a financial summary and insights, sacramental statistics, an overview of faith formation events and look into the school year for the previous fiscal year. It can be read and downloaded here:

2019-2020 State of the Parish Report

Young Adult Trivia Night - Register soon!

Posted by Kelli Reutman on 8/12/20

**To sign up, go to:**

All young adults are invited to Holy Family’s Trivia Night on Saturday, August 28 at 7pm! The $5 per person entry fee covers drinks, snacks, and prizes. We will gather in the school gym with tables spread out for social distancing.

Team Sign Up:

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Parishioner Keith Henderson Passes Away

Posted by Kelli Reutman on 8/06/20

Parishioner Keith Henderson, 59, passed away on August 1, 2020. He was an active parishioner of Holy Family, the Floyd County Prosecutor, and a loving and dedicated husband and father. Keith is survived by his wife, Dr. Amy (Hallal) Henderson, children Anastasia (Chris) McCaffrey, Alexandria and Keith “Andrew” II, sisters Kathryn ... Read More »

Job Opening: Housekeeper

Posted by Kelli Reutman on 8/05/20

Holy Family Catholic Parish in New Albany, IN is seeking a Housekeeper to maintain a hospitable, clean, and welcoming environment in the Parish Office and the Day Activities Center. Work is estimated to be 3-5 hours a week on a highly flexible schedule. This position will require completion of ... Read More »

Sunday Mass Obligation Lifted Until Nov. 1

Posted by Kelli Reutman on 8/03/20

The five Indiana Bishops released the following statement on Monday, August 3:

"While commending our pastors and parish life coordinators who have gone to great lengths to assure safe worship spaces in our churches, due to the increase in the COVID-19 cases in our state, the Indiana bishops have ... Read More »

RCIA Information Session

Posted by Kelli Reutman on 7/31/20

Fr Gries will host a no commitment, come-and-see, information session regarding the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA). This is for persons who are interested in learning more and prayerfully considering becoming Catholic. Whether you were Baptized Christian in another denomination and now feel called to become Catholic ... Read More »

Summer Mission Appeal

Posted by Kelli Reutman on 7/29/20

Each year, the Archdiocesan Mission Office coordinates mission appeals in parishes throughout the archdiocese. This year, in light of the global pandemic of COVID-19, these appeals have moved to the online platform Holy Family will be supporting the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet in Peru, who provide ... Read More »


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