Entries by David Cooley

Thousands gather in Newport to ‘Cross the Bridge for Life’

By David Cooley. It was a beautiful, breezy day as thousands of people donning purple shirts gathered at the Newport Festival Park June 3 for the 13th annual Cross the Bridge for Life. Bishop Roger Foys and Archbishop of Cincinnati Dennis M. Schnurr offered encouraging words, prayers and blessings before joining participants in walking across […]

Ordination to the Sacred Priesthood

By Laura Keener. Bishop Roger Foys ordained two men — Benton Clift and Joseph Shelton — to the holy Order of Priest, May 19, at the Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption, Covington. It was an historic day and Bishop Foys could not resist the opportunity to acknowledge the serendipity. “After today the lives of two […]

2018 DPAA ‘unites us as a diocese in faith and service’

By David Cooley. Casey Guilfoyle, general chair of 2018 Diocesan Parish Annual Appeal (DPAA), and Matthew Zeck, leadership gifts chair, hope to keep the momentum going after a very successful start to this year’s DPAA. The first phase of the appeal, the leadership gifts phase, brought in $375,900 from 81 donors. That number was announced […]