Prison chaplain pleads for life of Death Row inmate

Every few weeks Chris Gebhart gets in his car and takes a drive into scenic southeast Ohio to visit men awaiting death. Gebhart, retired president of finance, controller, and member of the board of di...

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Being good stewards of our planetary home

Our parents told us to stay away from the river, so naturally, that’s where we went. We would get muddy in the sour-smelling river muck that lined the banks of the Mississippi, right near what the l...

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Stuff Luke Carey found for April: Chastity

Chasity. Few church teachings seem as antiquated to my fellow millennials as chastity. The church’s teaching on sexuality are beautiful, true and good. But Descartes, the Enlightenment, Nietzsche an...

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40 Days for Life Spring Campaigns End

By Gail Finke 40 Days for Life Spring prayer vigils in Cincinnati, Sharonville, and Dayton ended on Palm Sunday. This year the prayer vigil, which coincides with Lent, was held in 50 cities in Europe ...

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Make persecution ‘difficult for others to ignore,’ cardinal says

IMAGE: CNS photo/Bob Roller By Mark Pattison WASHINGTON (CNS) — With religious persecution against Christians on the rise worldwide, it is important for other Christians to stand in solidarity w...

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Special collection translates into missionary work for U.S. regions

IMAGE: CNS/Nancy Wiechec By Chaz Muth WASHINGTON (CNS) — American Catholics will have an opportunity to become modern-day missionaries during the weekend of April 29-30 by simply dropping money ...

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Pope in Egypt: Strengthening weary Christians, reaching out to all

IMAGE: CNS photo/Olivier Douliery, EPA By Carol Glatz VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis’ visit to Egypt, a land increasingly marked by terrorist-led bloodshed, stands as part of his missio...

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Retiring CUA prof plans to continue engaging in public policy debates

IMAGE: CNS photo/Tyler Orsburn By Dennis Sadowski WASHINGTON (CNS) — For all his love of politics and the “frothy media excitement” that surrounds it, Stephen F. Schneck is hardly a ...

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Events

Introduction to Catechetical Ministry - #3 Basic Liturgical Practices

April 24, 2017 6:30 pm - 9:15 pm
Sts. Peter and Paul, Reading, 303 W. Vine Street
Reading , OH 45215

This workshop will present the primary meaning and movements of the Mass while assisting catechists, principals and parents in their ministry of preparing adults and children for active and informed p...

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R U CALLED? Dinner for Women Discerning the Consecrated Life

April 26, 2017 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
St. Francis deSales Parish, 20A Desales Ave.
Lebanon, OH 45036 United States

Is God calling you to the Consecrated Life?  You can explore the possibility by having dinner with Archbishop Dennis M. Schnurr on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at St. Francis deSales Church, 20A Desales...

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Sisters of St. Joseph - Service Opportunities

April 29, 2017 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sisters of St. Joseph, OH United States

Join with us in service on April 29 . . . a time for celebrating, a time for reaching out, a time for giving and receiving, a time for deepening relationships, a time for building community in widenin...

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