Peace, Harmony and Justice

In Commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the Death of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., The Catholic Diocese of Memphis in Tennessee presents, Peace Harmony and Justice.  Click on the image to learn more about Augustus Tolton and to preview a trailer.  For more information and ticket purchasing, go to the Canon Center website.

Posted by Aileen Palmer at Thursday, February 8, 2018 | 0 comments
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Archbishop Daniel M. Buechlein, OSB Passes Away

Archbishop Daniel M. Buechlein, OSB, 79, monk and priest of Saint Meinrad Archabbey and archbishop emeritus of the Archdiocese of Indianapolis, died at 12:20 a.m. on January 25, 2018, in the monastery infirmary.  Archbishop Buechlein served as chief shepherd of the Archdiocese of Indianapolis for 19 years, from 1992 until his retirement in 2011.  Archbishop Buechlein served as the third Bishop of Memphis from 1987 to 1992.  To read more about Archbishop Buechlein and for all details of his funeral go here.
Posted by Aileen Palmer at Friday, January 26, 2018 | 0 comments
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Fr. Robert W. Marshall, Jr., Installed as Pastor of the Cathedral

On January 6, 2018, His Excellency the Most Reverend Martin D. Holley, D.D., Bishop of Memphis, presided over the installation of Reverend Robert W. Marshall, Jr., as Pastor of the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception parish.  The celebration took place on the Solemnity of the Epiphany of the Lord and marked the 47th anniversary of the establishment of the Diocese of Memphis.  Attending the ceremony were members of Father Marshall’s family, including several alumnae of ICCS predecessor schools.  Father Marshall’s mother, Margaret Anne Martin Marshall, graduated from Catholic High School in 1944 when it was staffed by the Sisters of Mercy on the Immaculate Conception campus.  Also attending were three of Father Marshall’s first cousins:  Janet Martin Quinn (ICHS ’70), Louise Martin Carpenter (ICHS ’74) and Larry Martin with his wife, Gayle Zimmerman Martin (ICHS ’69).

Shown in picture from left, Janet Martin Quinn (ICHS ’70), Margaret Anne Martin Marshall (CHS ’44), Father Marshall, Bishop Holley, Louise Martin Carpenter (ICHS ’74), Gayle Zimmerman Martin (ICHS ’69) and Larry Martin.

Posted by Aileen Palmer at Wednesday, January 17, 2018 | 0 comments
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Cathedral Campus Closed January 12, 2018

Due to snow and ice conditions, our school and church buildings and offices are closed. Stay warm and be safe.
Posted by Aileen Palmer at Friday, January 12, 2018 | 0 comments
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Pastoral Installation Mass

The Pastoral Installation Mass of Fr. Robert W. Marshall by His Excellency Most Reverend Bishop Marin D. Holley will be at the Cathedral on Saturday, January 6 at the 5:00 pm Mass.  A reception will follow in Marian Hall.  The Cathedral Choir will sing at this special Mass!  All are welcome to celebrate in this joyous ocassion.
Posted by Aileen Palmer at Tuesday, January 2, 2018 | 0 comments
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