Area Confirmations in 2019

In 2019, we will do area confirmation a little differently, and instead host a diocesan-wide confirmation at our Convocation on May 11 at Procter Center.

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Becoming Beloved Community: A Symposium on Racial Reconciliation and Social Justice
Absalom Jones
The 2019 Absalom Jones Symposium and Festal Eucharist will be held Saturday, February 16, 2019 at St. Margaret's, Trotwood. Keynote speaker: The Hon. Mia Wortham Spells

Lay Worship Leader training

Many lay people serve in a variety of roles in Episcopal worship, but "Lay Worship Leader" has a particular meaning: it refers to someone licensed by the bishop to lead Morning Prayer on Sunday morning in the absence of a priest.

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Week of Prayer for Christian Unity January 18-25

Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael Curry joined the leaders of the Anglican Church of Canada, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada, and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America in preparing devotions for the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity. You can find the devotions here
Bishops Reaffirm Call for End of Death Penalty in Ohio

Bishop Breidenthal, along with the other five bishops from the dioceses of Southern Ohio and Ohio, sent a letter to Gov. Mike DeWine calling for the abolition of the death penalty in Ohio. The 78thGeneral Convention (2015) and the 2017 Convention ...

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Applications now accepted for Academic Grants

The purpose of the Academic Grant for Minority Women program is to help finance the post-secondary education of minority women, regardless of age, who are affiliated with an Episcopal church within the Diocese of Southern Ohio.

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Indigenous Justice and Christian Faith: Land, Law, Language

Bartimaeus Cooperative Ministries (BCM) will offer the 2019 Bartimaeus Kinsler Institute, Indigenous Justice and Christian Faith: Land, Law, Language, February 18-22 in Oak View, CA.

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Finance office recommends online accounting training

Accounting standards continue to change. The webinar advertised here is one opportunity to stay informed and up to date about reporting requirements.

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UTO Grant deadline Feb. 1

United Thank Offering grants are awarded for projects that address a new focus area each year, both domestically and internationally in the Episcopal Church and the Anglican Communion.

Ministries interested in applyi ng for a 2019 United Thank Offering grant should send applications to Ann Sabo in the Bishop's Office by February 1. Each diocese may forward only one grant application.

save the date PIMIL luncheon
The Big Read

The reading schedule for this week is Acts chapters 2-4. You can see the entire schedule with links to each day's reading both in English and in Spanish at

You can also read blog posts to accompany each reading at blog/ .
From the calendar

Jan 26: Worship Leader License renewal

Feb 1-2 : Explorers' Retreat
Episcopal visitations

Feb 3
Grace, College Hill (Rivera)
Feb 10
Holy Trinity, Oxford (Rivera)
Music Live
Music Live@Lunch is Christ Church Cathedral’s weekly concert series. Free concerts are presented on Tuesdays at 12:10 p.m. Patrons may bring their own lunch or purchase lunch at the cathedral.


Jan 29: Mohenjo Daro: Indian and Middle Eastern world fusion music
Cathedral logo

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
CPG 2019 Requirements
Lay positions

The Episcopal Church Center

Church of the Redeemer, Hyde Park
Clergy positions

St. Paul's, Greenville

St. John's, Lancaster/St. Paul's, Logan

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