• B.A., University of Kentucky
  • M.A., M.Div., Saint Meinrad School of Theology - 1995


Very Rev. J. Michael Clark, T’95 (’89-95), has served as the pastor of Blessed Mother Catholic Church in Owensboro, KY, since 2014. Previously, he was pastor of St. Anthony, Utica; Sacred Heart, Hickman; St. Edward, Fulton; and St. Jude, Clinton.

Fr. Mike is a graduate of the University of Kentucky, earning a bachelor’s degree in marketing. He then earned a Master of Philosophy and a Master of Divinity from Saint Meinrad School of Theology, and a licentiate in canon law from The Catholic University of America.

Additionally, he serves as dean of the East Deanery of the diocese and as a member of the Priests’ Personnel Board and the Priests’ Council.