- Jan 28, 2020
The U.S. bishops voted to approve the budget for 2020 for their conference headquarters in Washington but did not register sufficient numbers to determine passage of a proposed 3 percent increase in the diocesan assessment for 2021.
A former NFL player is calling on Cincinnati’s archbishop to respond more aggressively to gun violence.
On July 29, parishioners attended a meeting at St. Ignatius where archdiocesan officials revealed that Father Geoff Drew had allegedly engaged in behavior that violates the archdiocese’s Decree on Child Protection — although no allegations of sexual abuse or criminal activity had been reported at that time.
Archbishop Dennis M. Schnurr of Cincinnati has condemned as “demeaning and hurtful” the racist and homophobic chanting which happened during a basketball game between two Catholic high schools in the archdiocese.
Seminary enrollment started to surge in 2012, and has more than doubled in the past five years — and counter-intuitively, most of the growth is coming among Millennials.