2019 Catholic Appeal

School of Faith: Taking root and changing lives

School of Faith: Taking root and changing lives

A tall man with a long beard stood by the banks of the Jordan River this past June with a ball cap perched on his head blocking the wash of white sunlight from his eyes while clutching a bible in his hand. Before him were the pilgrims— faculty and staff […]

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CMA Ministries: Campus Ministry

CMA Ministries: Campus Ministry

Hospital, Prison and Campus ministry are all important outreach efforts by the Archdiocese of Cincinnati. Together they combine as one of the six ministry areas that receive funds from the Catholic Ministries Appeal (CMA). This is a first-hand account from Michael Schreiner, a Campus Minister at the University of Cincinnati, […]

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CMA Ministry: St. Rita School for the Deaf

CMA Ministry: St. Rita School for the Deaf

St. Rita School for the Deaf offers hope to many families that struggle to find a school community for a child who is hearing impaired or struggles to learn because of diagnosed conditions such as Apraxia, Down Syndrome or Autism. The private, Catholic school offers education and socialization programs to […]

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CMA Ministry: Retired Archdiocesan Priests

CMA Ministry: Retired Archdiocesan Priests

Diocesan priests are a beacon of faith in parishes, serving tirelessly for decades and receiving modest monetary compensation. Accordingly, they rely on our support. Despite a lifetime of service, many continue to minister to the community even after retirement. Retired priests often continue to assist with celebrating weekend Masses, hearing […]

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CMA Ministry: Catholic Charities and Catholic Social Services

CMA Ministry: Catholic Charities and Catholic Social Services

There are two agencies in the Archdiocese of Cincinnati that provide extensive programming to serve around 200,000 people each year who are hungry, lonely, suffering, at-risk or in need. Catholic Charities Southwestern Ohio and Catholic Social Services of the Miami Valley each receive yearly funds from the Catholic Ministries Appeal […]

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2019 CMA Homily

2019 CMA Homily

The 2019 CMA officially got underway with Announcement Weekend on weekend January 19 & 20. During this weekend, an audio homily from Archbishop Schnurr was played at Masses throughout the Archdiocese. Click here to listen to this year’s message. To view the text from this year’s message, click here.

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CMA Ministry Spotlight: New Evangelization

CMA Ministry Spotlight: New Evangelization

Today’s mission of evangelization remains nothing less than what the Church has always sought – to invigorate the Faith where it exists and to ignite the Faith where it doesn’t.
In the Archdiocese of Cincinnati, two exciting services are

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