Bishop Foys announces Year of Prayer for Priestly Vocations

By: David Cooley Bishop Roger Foys has announced that he has designated the coming year as the “Year of Prayer for Priestly Vocations.” The year will officially begin with solemn vespers at the Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption, Covington, on the solemnity of Christ the King, Nov. 26, and conclude on the same solemnity in […]

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 […]

A priestly vocation in mind? Or know someone who might need a nudge?

Discernment Dinner for Men   On the first Sunday of every month the Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption, 12th and Madison in Covington, hosts a Discernment Dinner at the Cathedral rectory for men (high school age and older) who are discerning a vocation to the priesthood, open to the possibility of a vocation or would […]

Vocations Fair!

Has anyone ever told you that you’d make a good priest?  Do you find yourself drawn toward serving others?  Are you taking time every day to ask God what He desires from your life?  Do you have questions about what it would be like to be a priest?  Do you have a desire to give […]

Vocation Prayer from Pope Francis

“Father of mercy, who gave your Son for our salvation and who strengthens us always with the gifts of your Spirit, grant us Christian communities which are alive, fervent and joyous, which are fonts of fraternal life, and which nurture in the young the desire to consecrate themselves to you and to the work of […]