Diocesan Events or Items of Interest

Project Rachel is a confidential ministry for those who have experienced an abortion and are seeking healing from the wounds of that decision. The healing begins as you come to know the love, mercy and forgiveness Jesus has for all of us, that includes you! You can start the healing journey by calling our confidential phone number at 859-392-1547 or email us at projectrachel@covdio.org. Please give Project Rachel a call. You are not alone. Our next 8 week session begins October 23.

COMFORT BY CANDLELIGHT
AN EVENING WITH KATHY TROCCOLI
She will sing -she will share Encouragement, Hope, Truth, and Love, Tuesday, October 23 at 7:00 p.m., doors open at 6:15 p.m., at St. Joseph Church, 4011 Alexandria Park, Cold Spring, KY 41076, 859-441-1604.

EXORCIST TALK AND BONFIRE SOCIAL
Every young adult (18-39) in the Diocese of Covington is invited to St. Anne’s Convent (5275 St. Anne Drive, Melbourne, Kentucky 41059) on Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 7:30-11:00 p.m. for a bonfire social with the Diocese’s Exorcist, Fr. Bob Rottgers. Fr. Bob will speak about spiritual warfare and answer questions about his experience as an exorcist. BYOB. Smores, snacks, and some drinks provided. Bring a blanket or chair if you want a guaranteed seat. Shelter available in case of inclement weather.

HOLY CROSS HIGH SCHOOL’S PRO-LIFE CLUB PANCAKE BREAKFAST
Holy Cross District High School’s Pro-Life Club will be having a pancake breakfast on Sunday, October 28 to earn money to pay for their trip to the 2019 March for Life in Washington, D.C. Pancakes, sausage, desserts and more will be served from 9:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at St. Augustine Parish gym, 1839 Euclid Avenue, Covington, KY. Bring your family and friends!

Bishop Robert Barron's The Mass

Holy Cross Parish Parish Community Center
In this six-week program, Bishop Barron offers insights into the significance of the Mass. Click here for dates and more information.

HOLY CROSS DISTRICT HIGH SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE
Holy Cross District High School will be hosting an Open House on Wednesday, November 7, 2018, at 6:30 p.m. in the gym. Incoming freshmen and prospective students and their parents are welcome to attend. Please call (859) 431-1335 for additional information.

Joy in the Journey
Saturday, November 10, 2018
Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church
2409 Dixie Highway, Ft. Mitchell, KY 41017
Registration: 8:30, Closing 5:00 p.m.
Continental Breakfast, Lunch and Appetizers
Cost: 25.00 payable at the door
Register online at https://catholiceventsnky.blogspot.com by Friday, November 2nd to re-ceive a $5.00 discount.
JOIN US FOR A ONE-DAY RETREAT – including Mass and an opportunity for Confession for women 18 to 108. Re-discover the blessings of Advent!

HUSH – FILM SHOWING
Come see this award winning documentary on Thursday, November 15 at Blessed Sacrament Undercroft at 6:30 p.m. This 100-minute documentary is directed by a ‘pro-choice’ woman who works with a ‘pro-life’ producer to present a film that is ‘pro-accurate-information’ for all. Their goal is to provide truth for the sake of women’s health. This information is vital for women of all ages— so spread the word, and come with friends! There will be snacks and refreshments; admission is free. RSVP is appreciated but not required. Contact Pat at pjbethell@twc.com or Kathy at mkthamann@yahoo.com. Visit http://hushfilm.com/. for more information and the film trailer.

OCTOBER IS RESPECT LIFE MONTH
With our Baby Bottle Campaign from CareNet pregnancy services. They are vital to saving lives in Northern Kentucky. We not only will provide financial support, but will help bring awareness to this life affirming agency. Please take a bottle and return it by the end of the month!

SEEK (seek2019.com). Prayerfully consider sponsoring an NKU/TMU student attending the national SEEK conference in Indianapolis. Five days of inspirational Catholic worship, workshops, and fellowship. Cost per student is $499.00. Any size donation is greatly appreciated. We want as many students as possible to attend so we can revolutionize our Campus Ministry presence by inspiring and equipping our catholic college students to become missionary disciples on their campuses. Donations can be sent c/o Brad Torline, Young Adult Ministry Coordinator, Diocese of Covington, 1125 Madison Avenue, Covington, KY 41011 (please write “SEEK” on subject line).

2019 March for Life - January 17-19, 2019 - for reservation details, click here!

OPPORTUNITIES FOR LIFE NEEDS YOU
A girl facing a difficult decision regarding the life of her unborn baby needs YOU. A baby whose mom is thinking about abortion needs YOU. You can help her and her baby. Opportunities for Life is a ministry of the Kentucky Catholic Bishops serving abortion vulnerable women and men. Volunteers offer hope, compassion, options counseling and resources to callers who find the courage to seek help. Volunteers are needed to staff the 24-hour helpline from their homes. If you have a heart for life affirming ministry, please call (888)496-3638 to learn more about this ministry and a training workshop in your diocese.

Julie Learning Center is accepting registrations for the 2018/2019 preschool and kindergarten enrichment classes. The center is open from 7:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. and is located at St. Joseph Heights in Park Hills, KY. Registration is open to children who will be at least 4 years old by December 2018, and spots fill quickly. For complete information about our programs, visit www.julielearningcenter.com or to schedule a visit.