From Archbishop Schnurr

Safeguard Religious Freedom

Americans are justly proud of the freedoms secured by the first ten amendments to our Constitution, collectively known as the Bill of Rights. And freedom of religion is cited first: “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof . . .”    

However, it is important to remember that the First Amendment does not create or bestow a uniquely American entitlement. The right to religious liberty belongs to everyone because . . .

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Abide conference gives youth a “way” to grow in their faith

Sixty-five young people gathered last week with youth ministers, priests, deacons, Children of Mary sisters, and 15 college assistants for a “full immersion” conference on what it means to be a mi...

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Weather doesn’t dampen opportunity as Badin preps for new student center

Badin’s experience goes hand-in-hand with the City of Hamilton experience, Hamilton Mayor Pat Moeller said Wednesday, June 13 as he helped celebrate the official groundbreaking for Badin High School...

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Elder High School hires new Director of Admissions

Alumnus brings marketing, recruitment experience to position Elder High School announced that Brian Hiles has accepted the position of Director of Admissions. A 2003 alumnus of the school, Hiles bring...

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Archbishop Dennis M. Schnurr Recognizes 13 Catholic Communities

On Monday, June 18, Archbishop Dennis M. Schnurr designated 13 Catholic parishes, schools, and religious congregations in the Archdiocese of Cincinnati as “Laudato Si’ Communities” in recogniti...

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Pope: Individual bishops must decide about Communion in mixed marriages

IMAGE: CNS photo/Paul Haring By Carol Glatz ABOARD THE PAPAL FLIGHT FROM GENEVA (CNS) — The question of allowing Protestants married to Catholics to receive Communion at Mass in special cases ha...

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Forgiveness turns evil into good, pope tells Catholics in Geneva

IMAGE: CNS photo/Paul Haring By Carol Glatz GENEVA (CNS) — At the end of a day dedicated to celebrating 70 years of an ecumenical fellowship forged by the World Council of Churches, Pope Francis...

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Broken world needs Christian unity, pope tells Christian leaders at WCC

IMAGE: CNS photo/Paul Haring By Carol Glatz GENEVA (CNS) — Not only God, but today’s broken, divided world is begging for unity among Christians, Pope Francis said on an ecumenical pilgrim...

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Cardinal McCarrick’s 60 years of ministry in church had global impact

IMAGE: CNS photo/Paul Haring By WASHINGTON (CNS) — The Vatican has told Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick, the retired archbishop of Washington, that he can no longer exercise any public ministry a...

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Cincinnati Festival of Faiths

June 24, 2018 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Xavier University’s Cintas Center, 1624 Herald Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45207 United States

The Archdiocese of Cincinnati and other Catholic groups will be joining in Cincinnati’s first Festival of Faiths on Sunday, June 24 from 1:00-5:00 p.m. at Xavier University’s Cintas Center.  Th...

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July 6, 2018
Sharonville Convention Center, 11355 Chester Rd.
Cincinnati, OH 45246 United States

The Archdiocese of Cincinnati is teaming up with Couple to Couple League to host a family conference this summer that celebrates the 50th anniversary of Humanae Vitae. Mark your calendars to join us J...

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July 19, 2018 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Doug and Sarah Franck Farm, 5750 Carthagena Road
St. Henry, OH 45883 United States

CARTHAGENA FARM FAMILY TO HOST MASS IN JULY A farming family near Carthagena, Ohio, will welcome Bishop Joseph Binzer of the Archdiocese of Cincinnati, as well as area Catholics and neighbors to thi...

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