Catholic Diocese of Cleveland supplements publicly available information related to child sexual abuse by clerics
June 21, 2019
Since April of 2002 the Catholic Diocese of Cleveland has published on its website the names of those clerics who were removed from ministry from 2002 through the present as a result of the sexual abuse of a child. At Bishop Perez’s direction, this information has now been compiled in a list format and updated to include the names of additio...
The Catholic Diocese of Cleveland names Amy Butler as new Associate Superintendent for the Office of Catholic Education
June 3, 2019
Amy Butler has been selected to serve as the Associate Superintendent for Secondary Schools for the Catholic Diocese of Cleveland, Office of Catholic Education. Butler, who currently serves as president of Elyria Catholic High School where she had previously been principal from 2009 to 2015, will join the leadership team serving Catholic schools t...
The Catholic Diocese of Cleveland names Monica Dietz as new Assistant Superintendent for the Office of Catholic Education
May 30, 2019
Monica Dietz has been selected to serve as the assistant superintendent of Schools for the Catholic Diocese of Cleveland, Office of Catholic Education. Dietz, a career Catholic educator who has served as principal at St. Bernadette school in Westlake since 2016, will join the leadership team overseeing Catholic schools serving more than 40,000 st...
More Than $670,000 in Diocesan Grant Distributions Benefit Catholic Schools and Parishes
May 15, 2019
The Catholic Community Foundation has made a recent distribution in the amount of $672,761 to the Office of Catechetical Formation and Education to provide assistance to a total of 75 Catholic schools and parish catechetical programs in the Diocese of Cleveland. Grants have been awarded to help fund faith formation for children, young adults and ad...
Catholic Charities Supports Camp Christopher Special Needs Campers with 2019 Annual Appeal Follow Up and $100,000 Matching Challenge Grant
May 15, 2019
All 185 parishes in the Diocese of Cleveland will come together this weekend to provide an improved adaptive camp experience for persons with developmental disabilities at Catholic Charities’ Camp Christopher. This Catholic Charities’ Follow Up Appeal is boosted by a generous Challenge Grant, which will match all new, increased or add...
Nine to be ordained to the priesthood on Saturday at St. John the Evangelist Cathedral
May 13, 2019
Bishop Nelson J. Perez, D.D., bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Cleveland will ordain nine deacons to the priesthood in the great tradition and solemn ritual of the Catholic Church at 10 a.m. on Saturday morning, May 18, at the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist in downtown Cleveland. Those scheduled for priestly ordination are the nine transiti...
Interfaith memorial prayer service for the victims of the Sri Lankan bombings to be held at the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist
April 24, 2019
(CLEVELAND, OH) – The Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist will host a memorial prayer service led by the Most Reverend Nelson J. Perez, bishop of the Diocese of Cleveland, to remember all victims, deceased and living, of the Sri Lanka bombings on Sunday, April 28 at 7:30 p.m. Members of the ecumenical and interfaith religious leadership wil...
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