Around the Diocese
Updated: August 26th, 2015
LAURIE STEVENS BERTKE, Special to the Chronicle
Monday, 31 August 2015
TOLEDO—Gerald and Denise Montpetit and their five children have spent the past decade touring the U.S. and Canada, a family on a mission to bring Christ to the youngest members of the Catholic faith. The Montpetits have performed nearly 600 concerts as the ensemble behind Cat.Chat Productions, th...
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Wednesday, 26 August 2015
TOLEDO—The Sisters of Notre Dame are hosting the 25th Annual FamilyFest Sept. 13 at Toledo Notre Dame Academy. The event begins with Mass at 11 a.m. in the school’s Performing Arts Center. The festival, which ends at 3 p.m., features Bingo, chil...
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Sunday, 23 August 2015
SYLVANIA—A grant of $41,688 from Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) was awarded to the Sylvania Franciscan Sisters to support heir health care efforts in Haiti.  The grant is to be used to expand the days of operation of a clinic the sisters ...
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Thursday, 20 August 2015
TOLEDO—Firefighters are to be honored at Toledo St. Patrick Historic during the 35th anniversary of the church’s steeple burning. A ceremony and a hog roast begins at 5 p.m. Aug. 29 at the parish. At 7:30 p.m., appreciation awards are to be pres...
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Wednesday, 19 August 2015
TOLEDO—Part two of “Padre Pio: Sanctus” is being presented at 1 p.m. and again at 7 p.m. Sept. 9 at Toledo Christ the King. Cindy Russo, group leader of the Padre Pio Prayer Group in the Diocese of Cleveland, is to speak about her story of fai...
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Tuesday, 18 August 2015
TOLEDO— An informational meeting on Ignatian spirituality is to be held Aug. 25 from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Toledo Christ the King Parish Center meeting room. St. Ignatius of Loyola develop...
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Tuesday, 18 August 2015
BELLEVUE—A three-hour rosary service begins at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 30 at Bellevue Sorrowful Mother Shrine. The rosary is being prayed for the thousands of men, women and children who are suffering religi...
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Monday, 17 August 2015
SYLVANIA—The Ohio Board of Regents has approved the collaboration of Lourdes University and St. Louis University to offer a Master of Social Work (MSW) degree program at Lourdes. From l...
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Sunday, 16 August 2015
TIFFIN—Mercy Tiffin announced that the operations of Mercy Family Care - McAuley are to be transferred to Health Partners of Western Ohio, effective Sept. 2. In a time of significant change in the ...
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Saturday, 15 August 2015
TOLEDO— As a teacher, school principal and provincial leader for nearly four decades in Ohio, Florida and Africa, Notre Dame Sister Constance Marie Suchala has helped transform hundreds of lives, he...