Blog Entries - August 2014

Bird is the Word for Eagle Scout Project

Posted on: August 26, 2014 1:00 pm
Tags: Nature trail

Undeterred by an early snow, Colin Cummings and his father pounded in the stakes and attached bright red cords.  They would make many more trips to this hillside spot before completing Colin’s Eagle Scout project, a bird blind for the St. Joseph Heights Educational Trail.

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Maintenance Group Sendoff and Mass

Posted on: August 23, 2014 11:00 am
Tags: Uganda,

"If we are Christians, let our Christianity be reflected in our actions."
-Fr. Tuhairwe Kisembo Godfrey, August 23, 2014

On August 23, seven of our partners left for the SND mission in Uganda to perform maintenance work at the schools and co-op farm that serve hundreds of students. Before making their way to CVG airport, several of these men and their families joined us for morning Mass, which was led by Fr. Tuhairwe Kisembo Godfrey, who happened to be visiting from Uganda. 

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Community Jubilee with Bishop Foys

Posted on: August 4, 2014 11:00 am
Tags: Jubilee

Bishop Foys joined the Covington Sisters of Notre Dame community on Saturday, August 2 in celebrating the milestone anniversaries of when our Jubilarians professed their final vows. The day began with a liturgy led by Bishop Foys, during which he appropriately reminded us, "When you follow Jesus' word, you can't not have joy!" 

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