Cathedral News

Becoming Catholic - If you have thought of becoming Catholic, or if you have questions about the Catholic Church, classes begin this Sunday, September 14,  in the Cathedral Undercroft, from 10:45-11:45 am. For information, contact George Kaissieh, 657-5217 or gkaissieh@cathedraloftheassumption.org.

Six Short Stories of Flannery O'Connor, presented by Ms. Kathleen Lyons, 7-8:30 pm on Tuesdays, October 7, 14, 21, 28, November 4, 11 in the Patterson Education Center, 424 South 5th Street.

Click here for more details about this offering and all fall Adult Formation Offerings.

Stewardship - Share yourself. An investment that that makes things happen! November 1/2 is the weekend for all stewardship forms to be turned in.  Click here for a form.

Haiti News Check Social Concerns, Parish Twinning Project for latest efforts.  Check the Blog for notes from Don, who is in Haiti now.

 Tek4Kids, Inc. (Gary and Cathy Boice’s nonprofit) uses education and technology to break the poverty cycle in Haiti.  They provide existing schools in Haiti with clean water, electricity, computers and teachers.  Children share clean water with their families, reducing instances of cholera and waterborne illnesses. Students that receive computer skills from the Tek4Kids program will be able to find much more advanced jobs despite the high unemployment rate in the area. To learn more about Tek4Kids, visit www.tek4kids.org.


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    Steiner-Reck Organ
    The 42 rank tracker organ has mechanical key action, and electric stop action.  The gothic style casework is made of hand-carved mahogany.


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    Garden of Benevolence
    The stained-glass window in the garden was commissioned by the Cathedral Heritage Foundation during the 1994 rennovation of the Cathedral.

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    Wood-carved Bosses
    The ornate woodcarvings or bosses on the ceiling were originally installed as a means for ventilation into the attic.

      

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    Arched Windows
    The Cathedral is designed in Neo-Gothic style. The
    arched windows of hand-painted glass allow sunlight to create beautiful images through-out the nave.