Related groups

Our governing bodies include

The four dioceses that comprise the Catholic Conference of Kentucky:

In accordance with the teachings of the Roman Catholic Church, the Catholic Conference of Kentucky works with and supports these groups:

  • Catholic Charities USA—the largest private network of social service organizations in the United States works to support families, reduce poverty, and build communities.
  • Catholic Relief Services— the official international humanitarian agency of the Catholic community in the United States. We alleviate suffering and provide assistance to people in need in more than 100 countries, without regard to race, religion or nationality.”
  • Justice for Immigrants—a campaign to educate the public about Church teaching on migration and immigrants, create political will for positive immigration reform, enact legislative and administrative reforms based on the principles articulated by the bishops, and organize Catholic networks to assist qualified immigrants obtain the benefits of the reforms.
  • Kentucky Council of Churches—serving churches in the Commonwealth of Kentucky as the instrument of its members to nurture the unity of the body of Christ and to anticipate that unity, however partially, through common witness and service.
  • Kentucky League for Educational Alternatives—a grassroots organizing advocacy group uniting parents, teachers, and volunteers to achieve its goals, including seeking to secure appropriate financial support for all parents of non-public school children.
  • National Association of State Catholic Conference Directors—an association of the executive directors of state Catholic conferences and affiliate diocesan agencies.

Latest news

Bishops Statement on Recent Pro-Life Victories
The Roman Catholic bishops of Kentucky applaud the Kentucky General Assembly for passing, in the 2019 Regular Session, a number of new laws that will provide legal protection for the unborn and support for pregnant women and new parents. Following the passage of a number of pro-life bills in recent sessions, such as protection for […]

Legislative Update – Four Days Left!
Only four legislative days remain in the 2019 Kentucky General Assembly Regular Session. Please take a few moments to contact your state Representative and Senator by following the instructions below or by calling 1-800-372-7181. Two bills of interest to CCK are still alive but need further action to ensure passage. HB 205 – Scholarship Tax Credits – House Bill […]

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