Diocese of Cleveland

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Bishop Richard Lennon greets hundreds at retirement reception

Hundreds of invited guests attended a reception on Feb. 24 to visit with Bishop Richard Lennon and wish him well on his retirement. After 10½ years of shepherding the Diocese of Cleveland, Bishop Lennon requested, and was granted, early retirement by Pope Francis due to his ongoing health challenges. His retirement was effective Dec. 28, […]

U.S. Bishops’ chairman on Interreligious Affairs responds to recent rise in anti-Semitic actions across U.S.

WASHINGTON – In response to the recent rise in anti-Semitic actions that have taken place across the U.S., the Most Reverend Mitchell T. Rozanski, Bishop of Springfield and Chairman of the USCCB Committee on Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs, has issued the following statement expressing solidarity and support for our Jewish brothers and sisters, while also […]

Director of Evangelization and Catechesis, Diocese of Beaumont

  The Diocese of Beaumont is seeking candidates for the Director of Evangelization and Catechesis position. The Director has the distinct responsibility of setting the direction and overseeing the work of the department. Additionally, the Director is responsible for developing programs and servicing the evangelization and education/formation needs of the parishes and missions in the […]

Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent

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Lent begins on Ash Wednesday, March 1. Many Catholics will mark the day by attending Mass and receiving ashes on their foreheads. The ashes symbolize our creation by God from dust. The priest usually says, “Remember that you are dust and unto dust you will return,” when applying the ashes. Blessed palms from the previous […]

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