Ordination update: 17 new deacons for Toledo

Holy Toledo! I got the following e-mail this afternoon from Fr. Bill Rose: Attached is a picture from the Diaconate Ordinations this past Saturday at Rosary Cathedral.   Bishop Leonard Blair ordained 17 men for service to the Diocese of Toledo. Congratulations, brothers, and welcome!  Ad multos annos! [Read more...]

Ordination update: 15 new deacons for Youngstown

A newly ordained deacon writes: The Diocese of Youngstown has 15 new Permanent Deacons. Ordination 9-14-2013. If was a joy-filled day. The sacrament that is ‘mostly’ for others. I am looking forward to a fulfilling ministry. Congratulations, brothers, and welcome!  Ad multos annos!  [Read more...]

Fired gay teacher in Ohio reaches settlement with Catholic school

You may remember this story.  The update, from a Columbus TV station:   A teacher who was fired from a central Ohio Catholic school after her homosexuality was made public has agreed with the Columbus Diocese that she will not return to her former job. The law firm representing former Bishop Watterson High School teacher Carla [Read More...]

Ordination update: 9 new deacons for Toledo

Below, the first pictures of the recent ordination of deacons in the Diocese of Toledo.  You can read and see more at this link. Congratulations!  Ad multos annos! Photos by Laurie Stevens Bertke [Read more...]