Around the Diocese
Updated: March 4th, 2015
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Wednesday, 04 March 2015
SYLVANIA—Lourdes University senior Joseph Esposito was named a finalist in the first-ever San Damiano Servant Leadership Award created by the Franciscan Mission Service. The organization prepares and supports lay Catholics for two-year international, one-year domestic and one- to two-week short-t...
CHARLES ALBERT, Special to the Chronicle
Wednesday, 04 March 2015
One thing you hear from the youth and from some adults is that “things aren’t fair.” Walt Feasel lost his right leg more than 71 years ago while fighting in France right after D-Day. Mr. Feasel had reason to say “life wasn’t fair” since ...
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Tuesday, 03 March 2015
CHICAGO—Joanna Steffel, a member of Bryan St. Patrick, received the Richard C. and Rosemary K. Leach Endowed Scholarship from Loyola University Chicago’s Institute of Pastoral Studies. The annual merit-based scholarships helps stu...
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Sunday, 01 March 2015
NORWALK—Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Toledo is looking for  bakers to creatively design and bake purse-shaped cakes to be judged and sold at live auction. The Fourth Annual “It’s in the Bag” event begins at 11 a.m. March 21 at N...
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Saturday, 28 February 2015
DESHLER—A Lenten series at Deshler Immaculate Conception is to reflect on Pope Francis’ “They Joy of the Gospel.” Conventual Franciscan Father John Stowe, pastor of Carey Our Lady of Consolation, Ohio, leads the three-part series. The reflec...
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Saturday, 21 February 2015
SYLVANIA—The Canticle Center, home to Lourdes University classrooms and offices, as well as space for the Sophia Center, is being dedicated at 4 p.m. Feb. 27. Lourdes University and the Sophia Cent...
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Wednesday, 18 February 2015
SYLVANIA—Rabbi Robert Dobrusin of Beth Israel Congregation in Ann Arbor is to address , MI, will address “A Jewish Perspective on Human Rights & Human Obligations” during a lecture March 22....
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Tuesday, 17 February 2015
TOLEDO—The Toledo Symphony Orchestra is to be honored at the 25th annual “An Evening with the Toledo Symphony Orchestra” at Toledo St. Martin de Porres at 5 p.m. Feb. 22. The TSO is to receive ...
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Saturday, 14 February 2015
SYLVANIA—The Sisters of St. Francis are to present “Mary of Nazareth: Woman of Grace” from 9 a.m. to noon Feb. 21 at the Regina Conference Center, 6832 Convent Blvd. The presentation is to be m...
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Friday, 13 February 2015
DELPHOS—Lent begins on Ash Wednesday, Feb. 18, and organizers at Delphos St. John are inviting people to “Run Your Ashes Off.” The 5K walk and run last year drew 300 participants to pray, run a...