- Jul 15, 2020
With its one stoplight and surrounding cornfields, the small Ohio village of Carey seems an unlikely travel destination. Yet, once a year, an estimated 5,000 visitors swell the town population to more than double.
A house in Ohio where a woman with the stigmata lived and died continues to draw believers.
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.
The Aug. 4 mass shooting at a bar in Dayton’s Oregon District has affected the local Catholic community.
After three mass shootings have left at least 30 people dead in the past week, Pope Francis on Sunday voiced his “spiritual closeness” to victims and their families.
A federal judge July 3 granted a preliminary injunction blocking an Ohio ban on abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected.