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.

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Messenger Article on 2018 Elections
The October 19, 2018 Issue of The Messenger features an article titled “Kentucky voters encouraged to meet with candidates, can have a significant influence on legislation”.  You can find the article here. Please read it and share with friends and family.

2018 Elections
On November 6, 2018, Kentuckians will cast votes for every seat in the state House of Representatives and several seats in the Senate. The candidates that prevail will begin their work as legislators in January for the 2019 term of the Kentucky General Assembly.  You have an important role to play in this process.  Legislators […]

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