100 East Eighth St.
Cincinnati, OH 45202
(513) 421-3131 voice
(513) 421-1582 fax
Bob Wurzelbacher x 2624
Teresa Kaltenbach, Admin. Asst. x 2653
1436 Needmore Rd.
Dayton OH 45414
(937) 222-0227 voice
(937) 279-9482 fax
Deaf & Hard of Hearing Ministry
RESOURCES FOR DEAF AND HARD OF HEARING PEOPLE
St. Rita’s School for the Deaf -A Catholic school whose purpose is to educate infants and students who need special methods of communication in a safe, value-oriented environment.
National Catholic Office for the Deaf -An organization committed to spreading God’s message through the support of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Pastoral Ministry so that we may all be one in Christ
National Catholic Partnership on Disabilities –Rooted in Gospel values that affirm the dignity of every person, the NCPD works collaboratively to ensure meaningful participation of people with disabilities in all aspects of the life of the Church and society.
ASL Interpreted Masses
- 4:30 p.m. St. Jude Church (513-574-1230) Also view online.
- 9:00 a.m. Good Shepherd Church (513-489-8815)
- 10:30 a.m. Good Shepherd Church (513-489-8815)
- 10:30 a.m. Queen of Apostles Chapel, Mount St. John, Beavercreek (937) 429-0510)
- 8:30 a.m. Precious Blood Church, Dayton (937) 276-5954
Fr. Michael A. Depcik, OSFS, livestreams the Mass in American Sign Language for Deaf Catholics every Sunday at 11:30 am EST from Holy Innocent’s Church in Roseville, Michigan via Facebook
Newsletter Deaf Apostolate Archdiocese of Boston (requires Google Drive)
Tips for Catechists of Persons who are hard of hearing or deaf (from National Catholic Partnership on Disability)
Signs for Catholic Liturgy and Education and other titles and videos available from the National Catholic Office for the Deaf, www.ncod.org, or 301-577-4184 (tty), 301-577-1684 (voice).
Liturgical Signs and Prayers: A Resource for the Deaf Community. “A collaborative effort between the Deaf Ministries Offices of Washington and Baltimore.” *Please note that this DVD “does not include language of the Revised Roman Missal.” ($15.00, http://www.ncpd.org/node/1122)
Strengthened in Faith: Confirmation A program in American Sign Language to prepare individuals who are Deaf and Hard of Hearing and others for the Sacrament of Confirmation, DVD & Guide. Produced by The National Catholic Office for the Deaf, Landover Hills, MD, © 2013. Includes video and lesson plans. Can also be used for RCIA. (http://legacy.catholiccincinnati.org/oec/catalog/)