Statement from the Archdiocese

Today, the Archdiocese of Cincinnati learned that a Hamilton County Grand Jury returned a nine-count indictment against Fr. Geoff Drew stemming from alleged crimes during his time at St. Jude Parish, where he served as music director 1984-1999. The Archdiocese of Cincinnati has fully cooperated with this investigation and will continue to do so.

The protection of young people is of paramount importance and can never be compromised. We urge anyone who has any information regarding the accusations against Fr. Geoff Drew to please report it to Cincinnati Police Detective   Dana Jones in the Personal Crimes Unit at 513-352-6947 or dana.jones@cincinnati-oh.gov.

Let us continue to pray for the healing of all victims of the horrific sin of sexual abuse.

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August 20, 2019 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Dayton, OH United States

Please join us for a community ceremony marking 400 years since slavery was established in the United State. The first slaves arrived on August 20, 1619. The event will provide an opportunity for wh...

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L.E.A.D. The Four Marks of Fatherly Greatness

August 24, 2019 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
St. Patrick Church, 409 East Main Street
Troy, OH 45373 United States

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Evening of Prayer and Reflection for Parish Musicians-Aug. 26

August 26, 2019 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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