Month: March 2020

Bishop Outlines Conditions for General Absolution and Perfect ContritionLEXINGTON — In light of the COVID-19 pandemic and instructions issued by the Vatican, there may arise conditions under which Catholics in the Diocese of Lexington may receive general absolution, obtain forgiveness of sins through perfect contrition or obtain a plenary indulgence granted to those suffering from […]
Pope Invites All Christians to Pray in Response to Pandemic This FridayLEXINGTON — All Christians in the Catholic Diocese of Lexington are invited to join Pope Francis in prayer on Friday, March 27, at 1 p.m. Eastern time (6 p.m. Rome time) for a special ceremony taking place in St. Peter’s Square in Rome in […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMarch 25, 2020Media Contact: Don Clemmer — dclemmer@cdlex.org, (260) 580-1137Online Giving Facilitates Support for Parishes During PandemicLEXINGTON — Catholics across the Diocese of Lexington can still support their parishes by giving online. Public Masses have been suspended in the diocese since March 16, in an effort to prevent the spread of COVID-19, so parishes […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMarch 24, 2020Media Contact: Don Clemmer — dclemmer@cdlex.org, (260) 580-1137Diocese Will Stream Chrism Mass April 7, Asks That Catholics Pray Along to Triduum at HomeLEXINGTON — The Catholic Diocese of Lexington will stream its Chrism Mass on the Tuesday of Holy Week, April 7, at 10 a.m. While the suspension of public Masses remains […]
In prayerful and prudential caution, we’ve decided to close The Attic – McKee, KY next week, March 16-20. That will give the ladies there time to deep clean and disinfect the store as well as sort through donations. We will be unable to accept any new donations during that week. At the end of next week, we […]