Monday, May 22, 2017

"The Making of an American Catholic Devotion": the shrine at Carey

A fascinating look at the early history of Our Lady of Consolation Shrine in Carey, by Rev. David Endres, Assistant Professor of Church History and Historical Theology at the Athenaeum of Ohio.  Click HERE to read it.

Sunday, April 30, 2017

Shrine of Our Lady of Consolation

Morning fog in the Shrine Park.

 12th Station of the Cross.

 13th Station of the Cross.

14th Station of the Cross.

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Divine Mercy Sunday, 2017

Sorrowful Mother Shrine in Bellevue will have Divine Mercy devotions at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 23, 2017.  Their Facebook page with details is HERE.

EWTN will be airing the documentary, "The Original Image of Divine Mercy" on Sunday, April 23 at 5 p.m. See a preview HERE.

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Fr. Gene Wilson, 1928 - 2017


Fr. Gene Wilson, a familiar face for many years at Sorrowful Mother Shrine in Bellevue, passed away on March 30, 2017, in Sandusky.  A full obituary can be found HERE.

Sunday, April 2, 2017

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Tour of Relics in Bowling Green & Huron

The Treasures of the Church exhibit of relics will be stopping at the following parishes:

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 7:00 PM
St. Thomas More University Parish, Bowling Green

Thursday, March 30 at 7:00 PMSt. Aloysius Church, Bowling Green

Friday, March 31 at 7:00 pm
St. Peter Church, Huron

For full details, click HERE.

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

St. Wendelin Documentary


A film crew from Germany is traveling the United States and other countries to document the cultural influence of St. Wendelin, on the 1,400 aniversary of his death.  They stopped at St. Wendelin parish in Fostoria -- you can read about it HERE.

Friday, March 10, 2017

Coloring Sheets & More from Artist Daniel Mitsui

Catholic artist Daniel Mitsui is offering free downloads of some of his works for coloring -- Click HERE.  And be sure to look around the rest of his website to see some amazing works!

Saturday, January 21, 2017

Old Photos: Genoa, Custar, Clyde & Swanton

Click on links to see....

Genoa old church

St. Louis Custar interior

First church of Clyde St. Mary

Swanton tornado - church damage in 1920.

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Defiance Churches, 1912-1914

Some great historic photos of Defiance Catholic churches are cataloged at the Ohio Memory Project.  Permission is required to post them, but you can see them by clicking on each link below.

Father Gloden

St. Mary's

St. John's

Sunday, January 15, 2017