Seek the Lord - February

Eight students at Wright State University came into the Catholic Church this past Easter, with the help of Campus Ministry. Six men and six women ministered to by our archdiocesan Prison Ministry also came into the Catholic Church last spring. On Dec. 26, I myself had the joy of conferring the rites of baptism and confirmation at the Lebanon Correctional Facility in Warren County.

In 2019, nine seminarians were ordained to preach and administer the sacraments as priests of the Archdiocese of Cincinnati, the largest ordination class for the local Church in four decades.

Catholic Charities Southwest Ohio and Catholic Social Services of the Miami Valley served more than 5 million meals to people who otherwise might have gone hungry.  And Catholic Social Services . . .


Today’s Video: Don’t give up something JUST for Lent

Lent is sort of like a reset button for our faith. We take this time to remove anything and everything that gets in our way of being disciples of Jesus Christ. As Archbishop Daniel Pilarczyk reminded ...

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Today’s Video: Lent Preparation what to give up for Lent.

In Today’s Video: Father Mike knows the tricks we can play on ourselves when it comes to picking something for Lent. So he gives a straightforward guideline: Don’t pick something that’s arbi...

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Today’s Video: The Why’s of Lent

Here’s a great video for the family and a quick primer of why we celebrated Ash Wednesday a few days ago and why we celebrate this sacred season of Lent....

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New Director of Cemeteries

Thomas Jordan has been hired as the new Director of Cemeteries at Gate of Heaven and Calvary Cemeteries in the Archdiocese of Cincinnati. Mr. Jordan is a member of the Catholic Cemetery Conference (CC...

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Almsgiving: An overshadowed Lenten pillar has something to say

IMAGE: CNS photo/Georgina Goodwin for Catholic Relief Services By Carol Zimmermann WASHINGTON (CNS) — When it comes to the three pillars of Lent, almsgiving is a little bit like the middle child...

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Catholics provide pastoral, physical aid in the face of coronavirus

Beijing, China, Feb 17, 2020 / 05:50 pm (CNA).- While the coronavirus outbreak continues, Catholics have sought to provide aid and pastoral care to those threatened by its spread. In mainland China, t...

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In last Sunday Mass as Philly archbishop, Chaput retires with gratitude

Philadelphia, Pa., Feb 17, 2020 / 04:45 pm (CNA).- Archbishop Charles Chaput has been a diocesan bishop for 31 years. For most of that time, his people have known where to find him on Sunday afternoon...

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Bishops and aid agencies praise coronavirus response

Washington D.C., Feb 18, 2020 / 02:41 pm (CNA).- American bishops and leaders of Catholic aid agencies have praised Vatican and U.S. responses to the coronavirus outbreak, and encouraged the faithful ...

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Helpers of God’s Precious Infants Prayer Vigil for Life

February 22, 2020 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Holy Name Catholic Church, 2448 Auburn Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45219 United States

Each Saturday we will be offering up a Mass and Prayer Intentions for the women and workers at the Planned Parenthood Facility on Auburn Ave.  We will begin with Mass at Holy Name Catholic Church fol...

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Rosary for Life

February 22, 2020 9:20 am - 10:30 am
1401 E. Stroop Rd., Kettering, OH, 1401 E. Stroop Rd.
Kettering, OH United States

Come pray for the women, babies, and workers outside of the Women's Med Center in Kettering. Other prayer opportunities are as follows: Prayer, Praise & Scripture, Wednesdays at 11 AM Rosary ever...

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Sensory-Friendly Mass

February 23, 2020 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
St. Henry Parish- Dayton, 6696 N Springboro Pike
Dayton, Ohio 45449

    WHAT In an effort to embrace and welcome the members of our church with Autism, Down Syndrome, and other special needs, several parishes in the Dayton Area have begun to host...

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40 Days for Life Rally- Dayton

February 23, 2020 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
1401 E. Stroop Rd., Kettering, OH, 1401 E. Stroop Rd.
Kettering, OH United States

Join us for prayer, music, and a speaker to kick-off our Spring Forty-Days for Life Campaign. We will gather in front of Women's Med Center (the abortion clinic) on Stroop Road. To sign up for Vigil...

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