News/Blog :: Media / Press - Catholic Diocese of Lexington http://2450.6.ecatholicwebsites.com Sun, 26 Mar 2017 09:20:58 GMT Bishop Stowe's Statement on Dallas http://2450.6.ecatholicwebsites.com/index.cfm?load=news&newsarticle=302&page=496 Bishop John Stowe, OFM Conv., reflects on the recent violence in Dallas, Minnesota, and Louisiana. Fri, 08 Jul 2016 05:00:00 GMT rss302 Bishop Stowe's Statement on the Tragedy in Orlando http://2450.6.ecatholicwebsites.com/index.cfm?load=news&newsarticle=301&page=496 Bishop John Stowe, OFM Conv., offers words of prayer and remembrance in response to the June 12th shooting in Orlando Mon, 13 Jun 2016 05:00:00 GMT rss301 Statement of Bishop John Stowe on apostolic exhortation Amoris Laetitia http://2450.6.ecatholicwebsites.com/index.cfm?load=news&newsarticle=299&page=496 Bishop John Stowe reflects on the promulgation of the apostolic exhortation Amoris Laetitia Fri, 08 Apr 2016 05:00:00 GMT rss299 Clarification Regarding Absolution of the Sin of Abortion http://2450.6.ecatholicwebsites.com/index.cfm?load=news&newsarticle=249&page=496 A clarification on the media's publication of the Year of Mercy expansion of the faculty to absolve from the sin of abortion. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 05:00:00 GMT rss249 Statement on the Supreme Court Decision (Obergefell v. Hodges) http://2450.6.ecatholicwebsites.com/index.cfm?load=news&newsarticle=231&page=496 Statement of Bishop John Stowe, OFM Conv. on the Supreme Court decision legalizing same-sex marriage Sat, 27 Jun 2015 05:00:00 GMT rss231 Decree for Mrs. Janice Sevre-Duszynska http://2450.6.ecatholicwebsites.com/documents/Sevre-Duszynska Decree.pdf Mon, 27 Apr 2015 05:00:00 GMT rss202 Pope names Conventual Franciscan as new Bishop of Lexington http://2450.6.ecatholicwebsites.com/index.cfm?load=news&newsarticle=179&page=496 Today, at 12-noon Rome time (7 a.m. EDT) Pope Francis appointed Conventual Franciscan Father John Stowe as the Third Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Lexington. Thu, 12 Mar 2015 05:00:00 GMT rss179 Final Phase of the 2014 Diocesan Annual Appeal http://2450.6.ecatholicwebsites.com/index.cfm?load=news&newsarticle=44&page=496 As we head into fall, the 2014 Diocesan Annual Appeal enters its final phase. Donations made during the coming months will determine how fully our Diocese can provide much needed support for evangelization, social services and Catholic education. Thu, 25 Sep 2014 05:00:00 GMT rss44 Father Robert H. Nieberding elected diocesan administrator http://2450.6.ecatholicwebsites.com/index.cfm?load=news&newsarticle=43&page=496 Father Robert H. Nieberding, a retired priest of the Diocese of Lexington, has been elected as diocesan administrator to guide the diocese until Pope Francis names a new bishop. Fri, 21 Mar 2014 05:00:00 GMT rss43 Pope transfers Lexington bishop to Harrisburg, PA Lexington. http://2450.6.ecatholicwebsites.com/index.cfm?load=news&newsarticle=42&page=496 Pope Francis has transferred Lexington Bishop Ronald W. Gainer to the Diocese of Harrisburg, PA. Fri, 24 Jan 2014 06:00:00 GMT rss42 Statement on the Election of Pope Francis as 267th Supreme Roman Pontiff http://2450.6.ecatholicwebsites.com/index.cfm?load=news&newsarticle=32&page=496 Lexington. With today’s election of Pope Francis (Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio, S.J., 76, of the Archdiocese of Buenos Aires, Argentina) as the 267th Supreme Roman Pontiff, Bishop Ronald W. Gainer, head of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Lexington, released the following statement: Wed, 13 Mar 2013 05:00:00 GMT rss32 Statement of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Lexington On the Resignation of Pope Benedict XVI http://2450.6.ecatholicwebsites.com/index.cfm?load=news&newsarticle=30&page=496 Lexington. Following Pope Benedict XVI’s announcement of his resignation this morning, Bishop Ronald W. Gainer, head of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Lexington, released the following statement: Mon, 11 Feb 2013 06:00:00 GMT rss30 Declaracion de la Diocesis Catolica Romana de Lexington Sobre la renuncia del Papa Benedicto XVI http://2450.6.ecatholicwebsites.com/index.cfm?load=news&newsarticle=29&page=496 Lexington. Tras el anuncio del Papa Benedicto XVI de su renuncia esta manana, el obispo Ronald W. Gainer, jefe de la Diocesis Catolica Romana de Lexington, emitio la siguiente declaracion: Mon, 11 Feb 2013 06:00:00 GMT rss29 Father Ralph W. Beiting, mountain pastor and founder of the Father Beiting Appalachian Mission Center, dead at 88 http://2450.6.ecatholicwebsites.com/index.cfm?load=news&newsarticle=31&page=496 Ashland. Father Ralph W. Beiting, pastor of St. Jude Parish, Louisa, and founder of Father Beiting Appalachian Mission Center, died Thursday morning, August 9, at 1:10 a.m. in Kings Daughters Hospital, Ashland, following a brief illness. He was 88 years old. Thu, 09 Aug 2012 05:00:00 GMT rss31