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2017 Cemetery Blessing
2017 Cemetery Blessing
2017 Cemetery Blessing
2017 Cemetery Blessing
2017 Cemetery Blessing
2017 Cemetery Blessing
2017 Cemetery Blessing
2017 Cemetery Blessing
2017 Cemetery Blessing
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2017 Cemetery Blessing

Welcome to St. Matthew Parish

Come Visit Us!

We are a small country parish and welcome all visitors to come worship with us. If you enjoy your visit with us and wish to become a registered member, please see Father, Linda Fryman, Rosanne Rawe, or Lisa Cooper after Mass to fill out a registration form. We pride ourselves on being a faith family that welcomes all to join and get to know us. If you aren't Catholic or would like to know more about the Catholic faith, please call the rectory (859-356-6530) and leave a call back number or see Fr. Straub after Mass. Bless you!

Fish Fries- We will be having three fish fries. March 8, 15, and 22. 4:30-7PM. Remember, we will need desserts for our dinners. Thanks to all.

*See Mass Times tab for Lenten Mass and Confession schedules.

Church Rules for Lenten Fasting and Abstinence:                                                               Fasting-Ash Wednesday and Good Friday:  Must be done by all age 18-59, one main meal and two other lesser meals may be consumed which is does not equal as much as one main meal. Liquids permitted.

Abstinence-Ash Wednesday and all Fridays of Lent: Must be done by all who are at least 14 years old: No consumption of flesh meat (pork, beef, chicken, etc.); seafood (fish, shrimp, shellfish, etc.) permitted.

Other circumstances may merit a dispensation (pregnancy, disease, etc.); please talk with Fr. Straub if you have any issues or questions or would like a dispensation from these rules.                       

                                                                                                                                                            *Prayer List- Jerry & Eileen Ehlman, Sherri Moffett, Charles Taylor, Chris Rauf, Katie Davis, Barry Bergman, Andrew Lauck, Bradley Franzen, Pam Babbington, Dave Kordenbrock, Kate & Colton Sherold, Emmitt Thomas, Jeff suffering from Meniere’s disease, Tony Bach, Mike and Bill Lemming, Dave Neuspickel, Bonita and Jim Happe, Andy Sper, Billie Huffman, Larry Slusher, Verna Payne, Roger High, Johnathan Briggs, Cheryl Miller, Sherry Jackson, Sarah Gripshover, Bill Schneider who is in Dominion Assisted Living, 4009 Seilagman Dr. Florence, KY. 41042 ,Room 215, Ree Wagner, Randy Goodhew, Rosanne Rawe, James Casto,( Patty Neuspickel's son who had a motorcycle wreck), Imogene Fisk, Larry Cappel, Sean Timmerding,  Rodney Gurren, Bill Edelbroich, Jim Wolfe, Mike Lemming, Sherry Jackson, John Jackson, and Wanda Bach.