Cathedral event promotes healing from gun violence

Gun violence wounds not only the body but the spirit and the soul of the victims, said Dr. Jason Smith, the chief medical officer at UofL Health, during a gathering at the Cathedral of the Assumption April 28. Such violence takes a “small piece” of each person in the community as well, he said.

By |2023-06-30T09:08:06-04:00May 2, 2023|

Center for Interfaith Relations addresses violence in Louisville

As of Friday, April 28, the city is at 57 homicides, which is eight more deaths than April of 2022. The number of tragedies adds to the grim list of reasons the Center of Interfaith Relations is uniting Louisville in faith. Mayor Craig Greenberg believes it all starts by mending the city’s broken heart.

By |2023-06-30T09:32:31-04:00April 29, 2023|

Interfaith service held to address gun violence in Louisville

A man who died after being stabbed on West Market Street in Louisville on Friday is just the latest murder this month in the city. Less than three weeks ago, gun violence claimed the lives of five people in a mass shooting at Old National Bank downtown. Days later, another two people were shot and killed at Chickasaw Park, leaving families and neighborhoods torn.

By |2023-06-30T09:38:34-04:00April 28, 2023|

Catholic bishops back plea for action on gun safety

Meanwhile, in neighboring Kentucky, the Archbishop of Louisville Sheldon Fabre will join other religious and civic leaders on Friday, 28 April at the Cathedral of the Assumption, for a gathering entitled “Broken Hearts, Anxious Minds, a Commitment to a Healthy Community”.

By |2023-06-30T09:39:54-04:00April 26, 2023|
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