St. Nicholas Academy students lead ‘Stations’

Students from St. Nicholas Academy led the Stations of the Cross at St. Louis Cemetery with Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz on a March 10. Catholic Cemeteries hosts the Stations of the Cross every Friday during Lent at 1 p.m. (Record Photos by Jessica Able)
Students from St. Nicholas Academy led the Stations of the Cross at St. Louis Cemetery with Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz on a March 10. Catholic Cemeteries hosts the Stations of the Cross every Friday during Lent at 1 p.m. (Record Photos by Jessica Able)

Nearly 50 people, including Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz and about 30 students from St. Nicholas Academy and Our Lady of Lourdes School, attended the Stations of the Cross at St. Louis Cemetery 1167 Barret Avenue, March 10.

During the Lenten season, Catholic Cemeteries hosts the Stations of the Cross at different Louisville cemeteries.

Each Friday at 1 p.m., children from Catholic schools lead the Way of the Cross for Young Christians at one of four cemeteries. The stations cover a distance of about 300 to 400 yards.

Following is the schedule the the remainder of Lent:

  • On March 17, students from St. Bernard School will lead stations at St. Michael Cemetery, 1153 Charles Street. Participants will gather in the Priest Section.
  • On March 24, students from St. Martha School will lead the stations at St. John Cemetery, located at the intersection of 26th and Duncan streets, with the entrance on Duncan Street.
  • On March 31, students from St. Francis of Assisi School will lead stations at Calvary Cemetery, 1600 Newburg Road. Participants will gather at the intersection next to the office parking area.
  • On April 7, students from St. Thomas Aquinas Home School will lead the stations at St. Michael Cemetery, 1153 Charles Street. Participants will gather in the Priest Section.
Students from St. Nicholas Academy lead the Stations of the Cross at St. Louis Cemetery March 10.
Students from St. Nicholas Academy lead the Stations of the Cross at St. Louis Cemetery March 10.
Students from St. Nicholas Academy lead the Stations of the Cross at St. Louis Cemetery March 10.
Students from St. Nicholas Academy lead the Stations of the Cross at St. Louis Cemetery March 10.

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