Cathedral News

 Lenten Service

Dupré/Claudel Stations of the Cross -

Dr. Philip Brisson, Organist &

Dr. William P. Bradford II, reader. 

March 23, 7:30 pm, Cathedral of the Assumption.  Free and open to the public.

We All Bleed Red

Come be part of our community’s largest ever multi-faith blood drive April 24-28.  This is part of the 23rd annual Festival of Faiths: Many Faiths, One Heart, Common Action.

The Cathedral’s day to host the blood drive is April 24, the kick-off day.  There will also be a press event on the steps of the Cathedral at 2:30 pm, weather permitting.  You may donate blood from 11 am – 4pm on the 24th.  Several other houses of faith are co-hosting with us on that day.

The other days, times and locations:

Wednesday, April 25, 2-7 pm, Christ Church United Methodist, 4614 Brownsboro Road

Thursday, Aril 26, 12-6 pm, Mobile unite at the Kentucky Center for the Arts (outside Festival site), 501 West Main Street

Friday, April 27, 2-7 pm, Christ Gospel Churches International, 2614 E. 10th Street, Jeffersonville

Saturday, April 28, 12-5 pm, Al-Zahrah Islamic Center, 4010 Bishop Lane

Like the Cathedral, many faith communities are co-hosting at each site. 

You can sign up online by clicking here.


Check out The Record article featuring parishioner Linda Squire and Opioid Epidemic. 

Want to check out some 360 degree photos of the Cathedral? Kelsey Hillary of took photos today. Click here to see them.

Cathedral featured in music video of "Say a Prayer."  Click here to view.   

Vatican Observatory highlights Msgr. Bouchet's telescope housed in the Archdiocese of Louisville History Center. Click here to check it out!!!!

Tek4Kids, Inc. (Gary and Cathy Boice’s nonprofit) uses education and technology to break the poverty cycle in Haiti.  They provide existing schools in Haiti with clean water, electricity, computers and teachers.  Children share clean water with their families, reducing instances of cholera and waterborne illnesses. Students that receive computer skills from the Tek4Kids program will be able to find much more advanced jobs despite the high unemployment rate in the area. To learn more about Tek4Kids, visit

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The Steiner-Reck Company built the Cathedral’s organ in 1983, with additions made in 1994.  The 42 rank tracker organ has mechanical key action, electric stop action.  The gothic style casework is made of hand-carved mahogany.  Based on a Dom Bedos scaling, the organ is very capable of rendering the vast literature of the French and German Baroque, the French and German Romantic, and the eclectic 20th Century Periods in a highly convincing manner.  The acoustics of the Cathedral are ideal for choral and organ music with approximately a 3.5 second reverberation time. 



 Organ Stop List
 Great  Swell   Pedal   Solo 
 Gedackt Pommer 16'  Gedackt 8'  Subbass 32'  Trumpet 8' 
 Principal 8'  Viole 8'  Principal 16'  Cymbelstern 
 Rohrflute 8'  Viole Celeste 8'  Gedackt Pommer 16'  
 Octave 4'  Metalfloete 4'  Subbass 16'  
 Spitzfloete 4'  Octave 2'  Principal 8'  
 Nasat 2 2/3'  Quint 1 1/3'  Subbass 8'  
 Octave 2'  Aliquot III  Choral Bass 4'  
 Terz 1 3/5'  Mixture III-IV  Mixture IV  
 Mixture III-IV  Fagotto 16'  Fagott 32'  
 Trumpet 8'  Hautbois/Trompette 8'  Posaune 16'  
 Great to Great 16'  Cromorne 8'  Trumpet 8'  
 Swell to Great 8'  Tremulant  Kornet 4'  
 Solo to Great 8'  Swell to Swell 16'  Great to Pedal 8'  
     Swell to Pedal 8'  
     Solo to Pedal 8'