News/Diocesan
Updated: January 2nd, 2014
Tanzanian archbishop to visit diocese
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Monday, 14 April 2014
TOLEDO—Archbishop Paul R. Ruzoka of Tabora, Tanzania, is to visit the Diocese of Toledo in May to bring awareness of atrocities committed against albino children in his country. Archbishop Paul R. Ruzoka of Tabora, Tanzania, visits with albino children at the Missionaries of Charity h...
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Thursday, 03 April 2014
SYLVANIA—The Jewish Community Relations Council of Jewish Federation of Greater Toledo is hosting a Jewish Passover Seder for the interfaith community April 9. Rabbi Samuel Weinstein of Congregation Temple Shomer Emunim is to lead an...
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Wednesday, 26 March 2014
TOLEDO—Vincent C. Byrd, president and chief operating officer of The J.M. Smucker Company, and Dean L. Spangler, chairman of Spangler Candy, are to speak on “Basic Beliefs of Principled Businesses” during the Lourdes University 2014 Joseph M. M...
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Thursday, 13 March 2014
TOLEDO—Notre Dame Sister Constance Marie Suchala recently became one of the newest trainees for Lucas County CASA/GAL (Court Appointed Special Advocates / Guardians ad Litem). CASA volunteers are ordinary citizens from all walks of l...
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Tuesday, 11 March 2014
TOLEDO—The Polish-American Community of Toledo (PACT) is seeking essays and applications from junior high, high school and college students as part of its annual scholarship competition. Students are asked to submit an essay on “Wh...
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Friday, 28 February 2014
For more than 250 years, Catholic sisters have been shaping the United States and ministering as a reconciling, life-giving presence to the most vulnerable among us. During the American Civil War, si...
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Tuesday, 25 February 2014
TOLEDO—Grant applications for organizations fighting poverty are due March 19. Community development and economic development grants of up to $15,000 are available through funding fro...
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Saturday, 22 February 2014
TOLEDO—Award-winning film producer Jason Jones is the featured speaker at Heartbeat of Toledo’s annual fundraising banquet March 26. The banquet begins at 6 p.m. at Premier Banquet Hall, 4480 Hea...
Laurie Stevens Bertke
Friday, 21 February 2014
MARIA STEIN, Ohio—The Sisters of the Precious Blood are hosting a vocation retreat March 21-23 at the Maria Stein Spiritual Center. The event is open to women ages 18-40. The retreat provides women...
LAURIE STEVENS BERTKE, Chronicle Writer
Sunday, 12 January 2014
Catholics in the Diocese of Toledo are planning trips to Washington, D.C., and organizing local observances to mark the 41st anniversary of the Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade decision that legalized ab...