Entries by Tim Fitzgerald

Two schools celebrate 2017 Blue Ribbon designation

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy Devos announced Sept. 28 that 342 schools across the country, including two in the Diocese of Covington, have been recognized as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2017. The two diocesan schools are St. Joseph School, Crescent Springs, and Villa Madonna Academy (elementary) in Villa Hills. “Congratulations” to the two school […]

2018 World Meeting of Families

“The Gospel of the Family: Joy for the World” is the theme for the 2018 World Meeting of Families in Dublin, Ireland, Aug. 22-26, 2018. Participants will encounter Jesus Christ, experience his universal Church and return home empowered for discipleship. You are invited to join other pilgrims from the Diocese of Covington! To find out […]

Seminary Ball Oct. 30

Bishop Roger Foys invites you to the annual Seminary Ball Oct. 30 at the Northern Kentucky Convention Center in Covington, KY. The Seminary Ball supports the future priests of the Diocese of Covington, currently 22 seminarians in preparation. The Seminary Ball begins at 6 p.m. with a reception, followed by dinner at 7 p.m. and […]

Life’s 5th Quarter prayer service–Aug. 29, 2015

Life’s 5th Quarter Most Reverend Roger J. Foys, Bishop of Covington,  will celebrate Mass for “Life’s 5th Quarter” at Holy Name Church, 2448 Auburn Ave, Cincinnati at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015. Mass will conclude with Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament. A procession will then form to walk from the church to Planned Parenthood where […]

10 years of Crossing the Bridge for Life June 7

On June 7 more than 4000 tri-state residents are expected to Cross the Bridge for Life between Newport and Cincinnati. The event, celebrating its 10th anniversary, is a joyful, family-friendly show of support for the sanctity of human life at every stage. Festivities begin at 1 p.m. at Newport’s Riverfront Row festival area along the […]

You’re invited May 16, 2015

With praise and thanksgiving to the Eternal Triune God the Roman Catholic Diocese of Covington requests the honor of your presence at the Ordination to the Sacred Priesthood of Jesus Christ of Michael Black, Eric Boelscher, Daniel Kluge and Andrew Young, through the power of the Holy Spirit and the imposition of hands by the […]

Expired: Hillenmeyer Lecture at Thomas More College

Thomas More College’s 2015 Hillenmeyer Lecture, March 19, 7 p.m. in Steigerwald Hall on the campus in Crestview Hills will focus on authentic leadership. Ed Monahan, public advocate for the Department of Public Advocacy, Frankfort, will speak on “The Meaning of Life is to See: The Vocation of the Public Leader.” The lecture is free […]

You are invited to the Chrism Mass

Bishop Roger Foys celebrates the annual Chrism Mass March 31 at 7 p.m. in the Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption, Covington. At the Mass Bishop Foys blesses the Holy Oils which representatives from all parishes and ministries in the diocese take back to their parishes for sacramental use throughout the year. The Chrism Mass is […]