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Seminarian Education Fund

Messenger Staff Report The Seminarian Education Fund for the Diocese of Covington will be held the weekend of Nov. 7-8 at all Masses across the diocese. All parishioners will receive a mailing before the weekend with brochures, prayer cards and response cards to facilitate donations either to be mailed or brought to Mass that weekend […]

Pro-Life Mass unites diocese in prayer to respect all life

Allegra Thatcher, Assistant Editor. The annual Pro-Life Mass, celebrated Oct. 13, was uncharacteristically quiet, with just a few crying babies present and a congregation spread out at a safe distance across the Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption. Two representatives from every parish across the diocese gathered for a Mass celebrated by Bishop Roger Foys. Concelebrants […]

Diocesan principals meet, Bishop installs new superintendent

Allegra Thatcher, Assistant Editor. The principals of the Diocese of Covington schools met with Bishop Roger Foys Oct. 15 at St. Henry District High School to discuss the changing protocols regarding the COVID-19 pandemic and to install Kendra McGuire as the new superintendent of Catholic Schools. They began with Mid-Morning Prayer from the Liturgy of […]

Thomas More University’s in-person experience continues legacy of excellence

Allegra Thatcher, Assistant Editor. The 2020-2021 school year has certainly presented challenges for communities across the globe when social distancing is required for everyone’s safety and sports games are mostly cancelled because of COVID-19. Yet at Thomas More University, students and faculty are making sure authentic education still occurs, safely. From an academic standpoint, a […]

New cancer center dedicated at St. Elizabeth Edgewood

Allegra Thatcher, Assistant Editor. It’s a week for new beginnings and an advent of hope at St. Elizabeth Healthcare, Edgewood. The new Cancer Center was dedicated Sept. 29 by Bishop Roger Foys after the ribbon cutting ceremony, and opened to its first patient Oct. 1. Mr. Garren Colvin, president and CEO, said, “This building, and […]