Local Catholic football program participates in Stations of the Cross workout

SportsLeader, a virtue-based program for coaches based in Louisville, Ky., has come up with a Lenten challenge for high school athletic programs and at least one local school has accepted that challe...

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Refresher on the rules of fast and abstinence during Lent

Staff Report As the first Ash Wednesday Masses let out, thousands of Catholics in the Archdiocese of Cincinnati will leave church with a visible witness to the faith on their heads. Though one of the ...

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Number joining the church at Easter increases for first time since 2013

This year 880 adults and children will enter the Roman Catholic Church in the Archdiocese of Cincinnati, beginning Sunday Feb. 14 with the Rite of Election and the Call to Continuing Conversion. For t...

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Comboni Missionary becomes chaplain moderator for Hispanic community

St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Hispanic community has a newly appointed chaplain moderator in the person of Father Rodolfo Coaquira Hilaje, a Peruvian Comboni Missionary. He was ordained in 1992 in hi...

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Pope sends off missionaries of mercy to help people open hearts to God

IMAGE: CNS/Paul Haring By Carol Glatz VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis marked the beginning of the church’s Lenten journey by sending off several hundred religious and diocesan priests on...

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Pope, meeting Iraqi leader, urges work for reconciliation

IMAGE: CNS photo/L’Osservatore Romano By Cindy Wooden VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Meeting Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, Pope Francis expressed his hopes that Iraq and other war-torn count...

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Giving to the poor is part of jubilee year, pope says

IMAGE: CNS photo/Max Rossi, Reuters By Cindy Wooden VATICAN CITY (CNS) — A jubilee year that does not open people’s wallets to share what they have with others is not a true jubilee, Pope ...

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Pope-patriarch meeting historic, observers say, but substance is key

IMAGE: CNS photo/Maxim Shemetov, Reuters By Mark Pattison WASHINGTON (CNS) — The planned Feb. 12 meeting in Cuba between Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill of the Russian Orthodox Church will be ...

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Events

CATHOLIC SPONSORED DIVORCE CARE

February 11, 2016 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
St. Francis of Assisi Church, 6245 Wilmington Pike, Centerville, OH United States

CATHOLIC-SPONSORED DIVORCECARE 13 weeks, held on Thursday evenings, 7-9 pm from January 14 to April 14 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, 6245 Wilmington Pike, Centerville, OH. Cost: is $25 per...

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Justice and Peace

February 11, 2016 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Pilarczyk Center, 1436 Needmore Road, Dayton, OH 45414 United States

This five week course will develop an awareness of the centrality of justice, provide a basic understanding of the Gospels’ commandment of love and provide some basic values and principles of the Ki...

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Lex Orandi Lex Credendi Lex Vivendi

February 15, 2016 7:00 am - 8:45 pm
St. Michael, Mt. Orab, 220 S. High Street, Mt. Orab, OH 45118

February 15, 22, and March 7, 14: Through prayer, music, and reflection Fr. Larry Tensi and Karen Kane will engage participants in a deeper experience and understanding of the Mass through a four even...

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