Cathedral News

Religious Education PreK-12

Registration for Children's Religious Education Classes

Religious Education classes for grades preK-8th and High School have begun for the year.  The classes meet after the 9:30 Mass in the Patterson Building. There is still time to join.  At the Cathedral of the Assumption we offer sacramental preparation in the 2nd grade for Reconciliation and 1st Communion and in the 8th grade for Confirmation.

To register online click here.  

For further information please contact George Kaissieh (


Interested in Becoming Catholic?

Interested in Becoming Catholic?
If you have thought of becoming Catholic, or if you have questions about the Catholic Church,  RCIA classes have begun for the coming year.  The class meets after the 9:30 Sunday Mass. These is still time to join.  For additional information, please contact our Pastoral Associate, George Kaissieh,


Filipino Festival

Filipino Festival

33rd Annual Observance of the Feast of St. Lorenzo Ruiz de Manila

Cathedral of the Assumption

Sunday, September 26

Mass at 5:30 pm

Concelebrants: Father Aldrin Tayag and Father Albert Anover

Hymns before Mass sung by the Filipino Community Choir

Delicious Grab and Go Filipino Dinner boxes available after Mass for $10 each.

Funds raised benefit the Cathedral Scholarship Fund that assists students whose parents have limited income attend a Catholic School

This year the procession will include a statue of San Pedro Calungsod as well as one of San Lorenzo, the first Filipino to be martyred for the Christian faith.  This year also marks 500 years of Christianity in the Philippines.  There is much to celebrate!  Please plan to attend.


August Earthquake Strikes Sister Parish in Jeremie, Haiti

August Earthquake Strikes Sister Parish in Jeremie, Haiti

Click here for details


Fall Scripture Study

Fall Scripture Study

Fall Scripture Study

The Gospel of Matthew

Led by Michael Cirone

Offered Wednesdays, October 13-November 10, 2021

7-8:30 PM, Cathedral Undercroft, 433 South 5th Street

Offered in person (limited number) and via Zoom

 To register for the class (in person or zoom link),

please contact Joan Huber,



Link to September 17 online newsletter

Link to September 17, 2021 online newsletter



54 Day Way of Trust Novena begins Sunday, August 15. Click here for details.


Link to Cathedral Youtube Channel

Link to Cathedral Youtube Channel


2021 Stewardship – An Act of the Heart

2021 Stewardship - An Act of the Heart


Walking in My Shoes: Challenge to Eradicate Racism

Walking in My Shoes: Challenge to Eradicate Racism

Click here to see this publication from the Archdiocese of Louisville Office of Multicultural Ministry and Catholic Charities of Louisville.



Taste and See the Goodness of the Lord: Encounter – The video is a sensory experience of the sights, sounds, and images of our Catholic worship and identity.  The sensory elements remind viewers that the Catholic Church can offer peace, comfort, and calm during this time of uncertainty and challenge.


Feast of the Assumption, August 15, 2021

Crowning of Mary

Statue of St. Joseph Dedicated to Archbishop Kurtz

“Feastday Fest-ivities”   Mmmm! Strawberry Shortcake!

Cathedral Repair Affair Team, June 26, 2021

Corpus Christi Procession June 6, 2021

Saint Joseph Statue Restored and Blessed at the Cathedral on the
Feast of Saint Joseph, March 19, 2021

Team Cathedral Ready to Go!  The return of indoor lunch in Cathedral’s Sandefur Dining Room, May 24!

Important Links

Hail, Full of Grace!
Cathedral of the Assumption
Legacy and Vision Campaign
Click to view video



Tek4Kids has been providing water to people of Jérémie while schools were shut down.  Click on the image to view the video that was shot at St Therese, the Parish School associated with Cathedral St Louis, our sister parish.



Cathedral Online Pictorial Directory

Cathedral Online Pictorial Directory

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Mass Schedule


M-F 12 noon
Saturday 5:30 pm
Sunday 9:30 am
12 noon
5:30 pm
12 noon
5:30 pm
Celebrant and Homilist Schedule for September 18/19, 2021


Mass Celebrant
Sept 18
5:30 pm
Fr. Martin Linebach
Sept 19
9:30 am
Fr. Martin  Linebach
Sept 19
Fr. Ron Knott
Sept 19
5:30 pm
Fr. Martin Linebach


Wednesday, 11:00-11:45 am

Saturday, 4-5 pm


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.
Garden of Benevolence The stained-glass window in the garden was commissioned by the Cathedral Heritage Foundation during the 1994 renovation of the Cathedral.
Wood-carved Bosses The ornate woodcarvings or bosses on the ceiling were originally installed as a means for ventilation into the attic.
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.