Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Archbishop Meets with Why Catholic Participants: Discusses the Synod on New Evangelization This Coming Ocotber

During August, Archbishop Joseph P. Kurtz held several meetings to hear the ideas, views, and feedback of  Why Catholic?  group members.

A key subject of discussion at each gathering was the upcoming  Synod on the New Evangelization, scheduled for October. Participants came from various locales in the Archdiocese to attend.

Here are some photos from the gathering at St. Albert the Great Parish.

Archbishop Kurtz (center) with meeting participants

Thursday, August 9, 2012

We Are Back in Action! -- Why Catholic? (Fall 2012)

"Pray First!"  --   Why Catholic?  in the Archdiocese


The new Fall season of the  Why Catholic?  program, in the Archdiocese, is coming upon us swiftly!  The theme for the Fall will be Christian Prayer.

Do you have returning group members? Or new people who want to get started?  Here's the  plan  for the Fall  of 2012  --

September 8 - 9
September 15 - 16                Sign-Up Weekends @ Your Parish

September 17 - 21                Small Group Leader/Facilitator
                                                            Training Sessions  *

October 7 - 13                      Why Catholic? Groups Begin
                                                            to Meet  (6 Sessions)

Small Group Leader Trainings will meet
      on these dates  (pick one only):

September 19      St. Augustine Church
                                              in Lebanon KY  --  7:00 to 9:00 PM

September 20      Holy Spirit Parish/McGhee Room
                                              in Louisville  --  9:00 to 11:00 AM

September 20      St. James Parish
                                              in Elizabethtown KY --  7:00 to 9:00 PM
                                              (in Rodney Thomas Room)

September 21      St. Margaret Mary Parish
                                              in Louisville  --  7:00 to 9:00 PM
                                             (in the Hospitality Room)