Around the Diocese
Updated: July 20th, 2015
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Wednesday, 29 July 2015
CAREY—The annual novena for the Assumption of Mary is Aug. 6-14 at Carey Our Lady of Consolation. The annual celebration of Mary’s Assumption into heaven is the largest event at the shrine. This year’s novena preacher is Father David Schalk, pastor of Columbus Christ the King. Born and raised...
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Monday, 27 July 2015
PERRYSBURG—A presentation Aug. 26 is to give participants a look at what it’s like to live as a Christian in the Holy Land. Amer Shehadeh, a Nazarene and Catholic Holy Land pilgrimage guide, is to speak at the program that begins at 6 p.m. Fath...
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Tuesday, 21 July 2015
CAREY—Singers are being sought to join the 2015 Assumption Choir at Carey Our Lady of Consolation. The choir, along with a brass quintet, is to lead music for the vigil Mass of the Assumption at 9:30 p.m. Aug. 14 in the Shrine Park. This unique e...
TOM KONECNY, Special to the Chronicle
Tuesday, 21 July 2015
TIFFIN—Radio listeners in Tiffin now have a Catholic station of their own with the addition of the new St. John Paul the Great Catholic Radio — WSJG 103.3 FM — an affiliate of EWTN Radio. The station was officially launched July 15 at Tiffin S...
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Saturday, 18 July 2015
MANSFIELD—A new brown bag lunch book club hosted by Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Toledo features the book, “Why Don’t They Just Get a Job?” The first session is at noon to 1 p.m. Aug. 7 and continues on the first Friday of the ...
CHERIE SPINO, Chronicle Writer
Friday, 17 July 2015
MANSFIELD—It’s “with a heavy heart” that the president of the Sisters of St. Francis of Mary Immaculate in June wrote to the people of Mansfield St. Peter, calling the community’s two remain...
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Friday, 17 July 2015
SYLVANIA—Plans for phase two of the Lourdes University mid-campus expansion have been announced. Groundbreaking for the Russell J. Ebeid Recreation Center is scheduled for September 2015 with a ded...
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Thursday, 16 July 2015
OTTOVILLE—About 150 teenagers and adult leaders from the St. George Deanery put God first, service second and themselves third in the deanery’s 11th annual YES (Youth Elect Service) project June 1...
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Wednesday, 15 July 2015
CAREY—A celebration of Lexington Bishop John Stowe, OFM Conv. is planned for July 25 at Carey Our Lady of Consolation. Bishop John Stowe, OFM Conv. The local celebration begins with a ...
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Tuesday, 14 July 2015
TOLEDO—Parishioners of Toledo Good Shepherd were told in a July 12 letter that their parish would be closing Aug. 24 and merging with Toledo Epiphany of the Lord. In the letter Bishop Daniel E. Tho...