Bishop Roger Foys and Bishop-elect Fr. John Iffert visit the Covington Sisters of Notre Dame.
On Wednesday, August 24, 2021 the Sisters of Notre Dame of Covington, KY received a special visit from Bishop Roger Foys and his successor Fr. John Iffert. Bishop Foys, has headed the Diocese of Covington since 2002.
Fr. Iffert, 53, was ordained a priest for the Belleville Diocese, in Illinois on June 7, 1997. He will be ordained and installed as the bishop of Covington Sept. 30, 2021 in the Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption in Covington. They visited with the sisters and staff and toured the Covington Regional Center- including the main chapel and Lourdes Hall infirmary. The sisters were delighted to meet Fr. Iffert and to visit with him and Bishop Foys.