God willing
 
The Right Reverend Thomas Breidenthal
Bishop of Southern Ohio
 
will ordain
 
Rae Ann Casurella and
Aaron Earl Klinefelter

to the Sacred Order of Deacons
in Christ's One, Holy, Catholic, and Apostolic Church
 
on Saturday, June 1, 2019
The Commemoration of Justin Martyr
 
at Christ Church Cathedral
Cincinnati, Ohio
Eleven o'clock in the morning 
 
Your prayers and presence are requested
Reception to follow
 
Clergy: Red stole
God willing
 
The Right Reverend Thomas Breidenthal
Bishop of Southern Ohio
 
will ordain
 
Jason Daniel Oden

to the Sacred Order of Priests
in Christ's One, Holy, Catholic, and Apostolic Church
 
on Saturday, June 8, 2019
The Vigil of Pentecost
 
at Christ Church Cathedral
Cincinnati, Ohio
Eleven o'clock in the morning 
 
Your prayers and presence are requested
Reception to follow
 
Clergy: Red stole
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Sexual harassment violates our Baptismal vows. A diocesan task force created to evaluate our current policies and develop specific training needs to hear from you. Please take an anonymous online survey by May 31.

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Help save Ohio's renewable energy and efficiency standards

The latest legislative attempt to end Ohio's renewable energy standards, HB 6, was introduced in April and is speeding towards a vote as early as next week. Register your opinion: Contact the Chair of the House Energy and Natural Resouces Committee.

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Public Policy news alerts for May 14, 2019

Court rules Ohio must redraw Congressional District maps by June 14. Other topics in the news include the Ohio budget, Food insecurity and Healthcare.

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All Things Sacred

Fluidity, Creative Choral Community for a Cause, presents music celebrating “All Things Sacred,” on Saturday, May 18 at 3:30 p.m. at Hebrew Union College. Ticket Sales support  Tikkun Farm , an urban farm in Mt. Healthy offering experiences that heal people, repair community and restore creation.

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Profession of Vows

Sr. Kyle Ninian will make her Profession of Vows in the Anamchara Fellowship on June 5, and Sr. Kim Aine Gibbons, AF, will renewal her Profession Vows on June 6 at Paul of the Cross Passionist Center in Detroit, MI during the annual gathering of the Anamchara Fellowship.

The members of The Anamchara Fellowship commit to pursue a consecrated life, lived either together in community or singly, yet bound by a common ideal. Founded in the tradition of the Episcopal Church, the Anamchara Fellowship has received canonical recognition by the House of Bishops’ Committee on the Religious Life. Their primary ministries focus on retreats and quiet days, pastoral care, intercessory prayer and spiritual direction.
From the calendar

May 27: Diocesan office closed for Memorial Day
June 1: Safe Church training
June 1: Ordination of Deacons
June 8: Anti-Racism training
June 8: Ordination of Priests
Episcopal visitations

May 19
St. Timothy's, Cincinnati (Breidenthal)
St. Paul's, Logan & St. John's, Lancaster (Price)
May 26
St. Anne's, West Chester (Price)
June 2
Redeemer, Cincinnati (Breidenthal)
Ascension & Holy Trinity, Wyoming (Price)
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Music Live@Lunch in May

Music Live@Lunch, Christ Church Cathedral's weekly concert series, will feature the performers listed below in May. These free concerts are presented on Tuesdays at 12:10 p.m. Patrons may bring their own lunch or purchase lunch at the cathedral.

May 21: The Brussels Sprouts: R&B, jazz, rock, honky-tonk, and spirituals
May 28: Ricky Nye (piano): Jazz, blues, and boogie
Lost and Found: Catacoustic Consort at Christ Church...

Saturday, May 18, 7:30 p.m. The music world was jubilant when scholars recently discovered a lost set of Fantasias by the beloved Georg Philipp Telemann. For their first performance in the Midwest, Catacoustic will perform at Christ Church Cathedral.

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Christ Church Cathedral is located at 318 E. 4th Street (corner of Fourth and Sycamore) in downtown Cincinnati. For more information, call (513) 621.1817 or visit cincinnaticathedral.org.
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Register for Summer Camp!
Spots are filling up for camp at Procter, make sure to register to snag your spot this summer! We have programs for 3-12th grades and Family Camp for all ages. Come join the fun, register today!   http://proctercenter.org/camp/
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Procter Center is located at 11235 State Route 38 SE in London, Ohio. For more information, call 740.206.2036 or visit proctercenter.org.
Repeat announcements & events
Safe Church training
Big Provinicial Gathering July 12-13
Lay positions
St. Alban's, Bexley

St. Anne's, West Chester

Trinity, Hamilton

Calvary, Cincinnati
Clergy positions

St. Andrew's Episcopal/Good Shepherd Lutheran, Washington CH
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