Watch your mailbox because the November/December issue of Northeast Ohio Catholic magazine will be arriving any day.
The new issue features a story about Blessed Trinity Parish in Akron and how the numerous outreach programs it hosts benefit the North Hill neighborhood of Akron and beyond.
In his column, Bishop Nelson Perez writes about the outpouring of warmth and goodwill he is experiencing as he gets acquainted with his new flock. There also are photos recapping the bishop’s installation and some of his visits around the diocese.
And just in time for Thanksgiving and Christmas, Father Ed Suszynski, administrator of Our Lady Help of Christians Parish in Litchfield, shares his famous pie crust recipe. Be sure to check out the link in the digital edition of the magazine for a bonus: recipes for his pumpkin and award-winning cherry pie fillings.
With the second #weGiveCatholic day of online giving just around the corner on Nov. 28, readers can take a look at how parishioners at Holy Angels Parish in Bainbridge raised money through last year’s initiative to help fund a North Pole Chapel at Santa’s Hide-A-Way Hollow.
Efforts of the Hope and Healing campaign to raise awareness of the pervasive opioid epidemic also are highlighted.
A family from Corpus Christi Academy in Lyndhurst shares the story of how emergency financial aid from the Catholic Education Endowment Trust and support from the school community helped them after some serious family issues arose.
There also is a look at this year’s Alleluia Ball, some advice for those with questions about assisted living and a preview of Disabilities Ministry’s annual Journey to Bethlehem, as well as the Things to Do listings, clergy assignments and news briefs.
Father Gary Yanus has the “Last Word” on being grateful as the year draws to a close.
Click HERE for a digital, page-turner copy of the new Northeast Ohio Catholic magazine.