News/Diocesan
Updated: August 26th, 2014
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Saturday, 30 August 2014
Catholic Charities’ Project Rachel program is hosting a retreat for “Hope and Healing after Abortion” from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 27, at a confidential location in northwest Ohio. “The grace of God is seen in forgiveness, and Project Rachel is a ministry that reaches out to those who are hu...
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Thursday, 28 August 2014
Two new classes for the Loyola Institute for Ministry Extension (LIMEX) Program are beginning this fall in Toledo and the Findlay area. LIMEX is a part-time, Catholic university program leading to a master’s degree or certificate in religious educ...
ANGELA KESSLER, Chronicle Editor
Wednesday, 27 August 2014
TOLEDO—During his first day in Toledo Bishop Daniel E. Thomas displayed a sense of humor, an easy connection to people and reliance on prayer. Bishop Thomas, 55, has been auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia since 2006. He was ordai...
ANGELA KESSLER, Chronicle Editor
Tuesday, 26 August 2014
TOLEDO—Auxiliary Bishop Daniel E. Thomas of Philadelphia, 55, has been named the eighth bishop of Toledo. The announcement was made this morning by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. A press conference with Bishop Thomas ...
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Tuesday, 19 August 2014
 NORWALK—Catholic Charities is offering workshops to help manage household expenses.  Hosted in Erie and Huron counties, the workshops provide tips on smart shopping, reducing expenses, household and utility savings, saving for future nee...
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Saturday, 16 August 2014
SYLVANIA—John Dinon, Ohio director of outreach and engagement for the Humane Society of the United States, is lecturing on “Eating Mercifully” at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 9 at the Franciscan Theater and ...
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Thursday, 14 August 2014
SYLVANIA—A memorial service for the unborn victims of abortion is scheduled for Oct. 5 at Sylvania St. Joseph. The St. Joseph Respect Life Ministry and the Knights of Columbus Sylvania are hosting ...
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Tuesday, 12 August 2014
SYLVANIA—A group of Master of Business Administration (MBA) students at Lourdes University are asking the college community to ditch disposable bottles and cups in favor of reusable beverage contain...
DAVID AGREN Catholic News Service
Monday, 11 August 2014
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (CNS) -- Jonathan Sandoval saw opportunity in a metalworking lathe. The soft-spoken 17-year-old vocational student has struggled to stay out of gangs, watched neighbors migr...
KEVIN MILLIKEN, Special to the Chronicle
Sunday, 10 August 2014
Editor’s Note: This story about Central City Ministry of Toledo’s new executive director was originally published by La Prensa July 15, 2014. Reprinted with permission.TOLEDO—Greg Guzmán walked...