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Bishop Foys dedicates SHDHS’s addition, continues faith tradition for current and future students

Laura Keener, Editor. The St. Henry District High School community celebrated, Feb. 16, the blessing and dedication of its new $7.8 million addition — the school’s first major building project in over 20 years. At the blessing and dedication Bishop Roger Foys, together with David Otte, principal, and Dan “Boone” and Karen Riegler, campaign chairpersons, […]

Catholic Relief Services Rice Bowl snack saves lives

Laura Keener, Editor. A snack. Thomas Awiapo said that he owes everything that he has today — including his very life — to a snack. Mr. Awiapo works with Catholic Relief Services (CRS), Ghana, Africa, and was the keynote speaker, Feb. 13, at the annual diocesan CRS Rice Bowl kick-off event at Bishop Howard Memorial […]

Deacon candidates instructed to be ‘salt and light’ as lectors

Laura Keener, Editor. Eighteen men — 13 from the Archdiocese of Cincinnati and five from the Diocese of Covington — were instituted into the ministry of lector, Feb. 9, at the Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption, Covington. These men are candidates for the permanent diaconate and are studying at Mount St. Mary’s Seminary, Cincinnati. Bishop […]

Join the Diocese at [email protected] Feb. 27

Allegra Thatcher, Assistant Editor. Bishop Roger Foys invites Catholics from the Diocese of Covington to Frankfort, Thursday, Feb. 27, to learn about proposed Senate and House bills and to share their Catholic perspective with Kentucky lawmakers. Presented by the Catholic Conference of Kentucky (CCK), the event will address the Abortion Neutrality Amendment, sanctuary cities, the […]

Catholic Schools prepare ‘good soil’ for faith to grow

Laura Keener, Editor. The annual national Catholic Schools Week celebration was held Jan. 26—Feb. 1. In the Diocese of Covington, schools held daily celebrations, recognizing the contributions that everyone — students, faculty, administrators, parents, volunteers — make to the success of Catholic schools. Bishop Roger Foys celebrated Mass, Jan. 30, at the Cathedral Basilica of […]