Funeral Arrangements Announced For Retired Archbishop Thomas Kelly

Funeral arrangements are complete for retired Archbishop of Louisville Thomas C. Kelly, who died yesterday at the age of 80:                            Sunday, December 18: 7: 30 p.m. Rite of Reception of the Body, Cathedral of the Assumption 8:00-9:00 p.m.: Public Visitation Monday, December 19: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.: Public Visitation at Cathedral of the Assumption […]

In Depth: Catholics Preparing For Liturgy Changes

Sunday marks the beginning of the season of Advent in the Roman Catholic Church—-the spiritual preparation for Christmas. But it will also mark a major milestone for millions of Catholics across the country, including the 200,000 members of the Archdiocese of Louisville. Sweeping changes to the church liturgy–the ritual prayers recited during Mass—go into effect. […]

Medley To Become Bishop Of Owensboro Diocese

Pope Benedict has appointed a new bishop for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Owensboro. Father William Medley will be ordained as the fourth bishop of the western Kentucky diocese in February. The 57 year old Medley is a familiar figure in the Louisville area, where he has been pastor of several parishes and served in other […]