Radiate Christ

A Pastoral Letter to the Faithful of the Archdiocese

            Next year the Archdiocese of Cincinnati will celebrate the two centuries of faith since its establishment as a diocese in June of 1821. In anticipation of the bicentennial celebration, Archbishop Dennis M. Schnurr has written the following pastoral letter to encourage each of us to “Radiate Christ” by rediscovering “the joy of knowing Christ deeply and following Him, thereby becoming a witness to the world.” Please prayerfully read the letter and engage with its contents. It is Archbishop Schnurr’s hope that all Catholics of the archdiocese will reflect upon and discuss how we can individually and collectively Radiate Christ as we prepare to joyfully celebrate our bicentennial.

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2020 Election Novena

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Live Mass: Thursday, October 29, The Cathedral Basilica of St. Peter in Chains, 7:00 a.m. EDT

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by Michelle Dushensky It’s that time of year again: election season. As citizens of this country, we are called to participate. As Catholics, our faith calls us to not just participate by casting a ...

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Pope Francis bestows pallium on new Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem

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Former Swiss Guard releases Catholic Christmas cookbook

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New Orleans archdiocese seeks laicization for all clergy credibly accused of sex

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Respect Life Mass

January 24, 2021 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
St. Peter in Chains Cathedral, 325 W. 8th Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202 United States

The Respect Life Mass will be offered for renewing efforts to advance the culture of life, which embraces and upholds the dignity of life in all its stages from conception to natural death.   Celebr...

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