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 […]