St. Joseph Statue Purchases Support Bethlehem Christians

In honor of St. Joseph and in celebration of Pope Francis declaring Dec. 8, 2020 to Dec. 8, 2021 as the Year of St. Joseph, our Catholic Diocese of Memphis is teaming up with the Christians of the Holy Land in presenting the opportunity to own a beautiful hand-carved olive wood statue of St. Joseph. Each purchase helps our faithful Christians in Bethlehem with much needed employment and hope. Also, the statues are unique with no two statues alike--and the statues will be blessed in the Holy... Read More
Posted by June LaPorta at Wednesday, June 9, 2021

Deacon Gabe Bouck Joins Cathedral

The Cathedral parish is pleased to welcome newly ordained Deacon Gabe Bouck. Gabe entered into full communion with the Catholic Church on the Easter Vigil of 2012. A year later, Gabe first felt the call to devote his life to ministry and began discerning. During this period, Gabe left his IT career and began working at the Catholic Church of the Ascension as Director of Music. After two years at Ascension, Gabe was accepted as a Seminarian in the Catholic Diocese of Memphis and began his... Read More
Posted by June LaPorta at Wednesday, June 9, 2021

Cathedral Parochial Vicar Announcement

After two years of serving as Associate Pastor, Fr. Ruben Villalon-Rivera will be leaving the Cathedral at the end of June to begin his new assignment as Parochial Administrator of Our Lady of Sorrows in Memphis, effective July 1. Deacon Casey Weber, who will be ordained by Bishop David Talley into the Presbyterate within the Catholic Diocese of Memphis on June 5, will begin serving as Parochial Vicar of the Cathedral parish beginning July 1. After graduating college in 2010, Deacon Weber... Read More
Posted by June LaPorta at Wednesday, May 12, 2021