Fr. Matt Tucci
Father Matt Tucci is the administrator of Sacred Heart and Saint Augustine. He arrived in Jeffersonville to begin his ministry here on July 3rd, 2019.
Father Matt Tucci moved around a bit growing up, but it included time in Louisville, Kentucky and Bloomington, Indiana. He claims Holy Family in New Albany as his home parish and his family currently resides in Louisville. Father Matt attended Purdue University, earning a Bachelor’s degree in Advertising and Public Relations. Upon graduation from college, Father affiliated as a seminarian for the Archdiocese of Indianapolis. Father Matt studied Philosophy at Saint Meinrad School of Theology. After that he went to Rome to study theology and lived at the Pontifical North American College.
Father Matt was ordained on June 25th, 2016. Father’s first assignment was as Associate Pastor at Saint Christopher’s in Indianapolis and Chaplain Coordinator at Cardinal Ritter High School. After two years in that assignment he was sent to serve as the Associate Pastor at Saint Barnabas in Indianapolis and the Catholic Chaplain at the University of Indianapolis where he has been this past year. He is excited to begin as administrator and soon to be pastor for the Catholic Community of Jeffersonville.