Diocese of Covington

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Kentucky bishop dismisses priests who derided novus ordo Mass as ‘irrelevant’

Jan 25, 2024

By Daniel Payne

Covington Bishop John Iffert announced his decision in a letter to members of Our Lady of Lourdes Parish in Park... Read more

Bishop-elect John Iffert of Covington, Kentucky.

Pope Francis names Illinois priest to lead Covington diocese in Kentucky

Jul 13, 2021

By Hannah Brockhaus

Bishop-elect John C. Iffert succeeds Bishop Roger J. Foys. Read more

Students and other participants hold signs at the 2020 March for Life in Washington, DC, on Jan. 24, 2020.

1 killed after car crashes into bus of Covington Catholic students heading home from March for Life

Jan 25, 2020

One person is dead and others are injured after an oncoming car struck a charter bus carrying Covington Catholic students... Read more

Bishop Roger Foys of Covington.

Covington bishop apologizes to Covington Catholic students

Jan 25, 2019

By Christine Rousselle

Bishop Roger Foys of Covington issued an apology Friday for a Jan. 19 diocesan statement that condemned the actions of... Read more

Bishop Roger Foys of Covington.

The evolving response of the Church in Kentucky to the Covington Catholic incident

Jan 23, 2019

How Kentucky's Catholic leaders have responded to a situation involving Covington Catholic High School students.  Read more

Participants at the 2019 March for Life.

After Covington Catholic students caught in social media maelstrom, fuller picture emerges

Jan 21, 2019

A wave of media attention engulfed this weekend a group of students who attended last week’s annual March for Life... Read more