Across the Diocese


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Nearly each month, Bishop William F. Medley sits down to discuss topics, issues or ministries associated with the Catholic Church in western Kentucky. He releases these videos around the 15th of each month through an email newsletter. You can sign up to receive this monthly email by clicking here.

October 2019

Bishop Medley interviews Danny May, director of the Office of Marriage and Family Life in the Diocese of Owensboro about the office’s new initiative to combat the effects of pornography in our society. The Clean Heart Initiative aims to help parents arm their kids against viewing impure material to begin with, and to provide resources for adults who are already fighting an addiction.

September 2019

Vocare 2019 took place Friday, September 20 at the Owensboro Convention Center. At the gala to celebrate vocations, Bishop William F. Medley introduced this video in which he wondered how youth across our diocese would answer questions relating to vocations, priesthood and religious life. These questions are posed to campers at Gasper River Catholic Youth Camp & Retreat Center. All responses are completely unprompted!

August 2019

Bishop Medley interviews Director of School Food Service, Sonya Evans, about her office’s involvement in the Summer Feeding Program which provides free meals to youth ages 18 and under in locations all around the diocese throughout the summer.

June 2019

Bishop Medley sits down for a chat with the Diocese of Owensboro’s new chancellor, Tom Lilly, for the June 2019 issue.

May 2019

Bishop Medley chats with Deacon Chris Gutierrez, director of Hispanic/Latino ministry for the Diocese of Owensboro, about a couple of groups traveling to dioceses along the southern U.S. border to assist with ministry efforts to migrants and refugees there.

March 2019

Bishop Medley chats with Fr. Bruce Fogle, pastor of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Paducah, KY and Peter Sonski, custodian of the relic of St. Jean Vianney about the relic’s pilgrimage tour around the United States.

February 2019

Bishop Medley spoke with recently appointed Catholic Charities Director, Susan Montalvo-Gesser, about her plans for Catholic Charities. Listen to her desire for Catholic Charities to be “the hands and feet of Jesus.”

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