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Conscience and the Catholic Voter by Bishop Thomas

Conscience and the Catholic Voter by Bishop Thomas

“In the Catholic tradition, responsible citizenship is a virtue, and participation in political life is a moral obligation.”  — Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship, 13 Click Here to read Bishop Thomas’ introductory letter “Conscience and the Catholic Voter.” This 8-part series, prepared by the Director of the

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Sunday Obligation Dispensation

Sunday Obligation Dispensation

From: Most Reverend Daniel E. Thomas Date: 13 August 2020 Rejoice in hope, endure in affliction, persevere in prayer. -Romans 12: 12 Kindly inform the faithful that they continue to be dispensed from their obligation to attend Sunday Mass until further notice. Together with the Bishops of

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Religious Education Classes 2020-2021

Religious Education Classes 2020-2021

All summer, the parish staff has been going back and forth about what to do about PSR classes.  A great deal of thought, prayer, and discussion went in to this decision.  We consulted the Health Department, the Diocese of Toledo, and other catechetical leaders from our deanery.

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Virtual Girls Retreat: Called to be Holy

Virtual Girls Retreat: Called to be Holy

Divine Mercy parish is offering a free virtual Girls Retreat on Tuesday, August 11.  Girls in grades 7—12 are invited to join us to learn about some amazing and inspirational women saints!  This will be a virtual retreat on zoom and is open to any girls from

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Welcome Fr. Austin Ammanniti

Divine Mercy Parish welcomes Fr. Austin Ammanniti on July 1, 2020 as our new pastor! On Saturday, April 4, 2020, Bishop Daniel Thomas announced that Father Austin Ammanniti was named the next pastor of Divine Mercy Parish in Paulding County.   Fr. Ammanniti comes to us after

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Return to Public Masses

Return to Public Masses

Ohio Bishops published a statement allowing us to return to daily Masses the week of May 25. We will have our first weekday Mass Tuesday, May 26th at 8am in Antwerp. Sunday Masses begin the following weekend, May 30 and 31, on the Solemnity of Pentecost. We

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