Companion Serves as Deacon

Companion Serves as Deacon

It’s hard to know where Charlie Salways’s faith journey will take him next, but it’s easy to see where it started: in a little country church in Van Wert County, Ohio, less than a quarter-mile from the family home. “My mom was the janitor and my dad was the custodian...
Our Transformation is God’s Doing

Our Transformation is God’s Doing

By Fr. Jim Smith, C.PP.S. This feast of the Ascension centers, at least in our imagination I would expect, largely on where Jesus goes as he is parted from them. There are wonderful paintings and stained glass windows attempting to depict it, but none of the classical...
Br. Gregory Frantz, C.PP.S.,1928-2019

Br. Gregory Frantz, C.PP.S.,1928-2019

Br. Gregory Frantz, C.PP.S., 91, died peacefully at St. Charles Center, Carthagena, Ohio, on Monday, May 27, 2019. He’d lived and ministered at St. Charles for nearly all of his life as a religious brother. He was born in Cleveland on February 3, 1928 to John and Rose...
Living into the Vision

Living into the Vision

By Fr. Matt Keller, C.PP.S.  Are we are who we say we are? Or do the actions of our lives reflect something different about who we really are? I do and I do not like these questions. What I do not like about these questions is the wording. There is just something...
What Else Would a Mom Do?

What Else Would a Mom Do?

Blessed Virgin Mary Help of Christians Memorial observance for the C.PP.S. and the ASC By Bill Nordenbrock, C.PP.S. My parish growing up in Fort Recovery, Ohio was dedicated to Mary Help of Christians. As a kid I don’t remember ever being confused about the title. If...
Delegates Chosen for General Assembly

Delegates Chosen for General Assembly

Fr. Angelo Anthony, C.PP.S., Br. Juan Acuna, C.PP.S., and Fr. Ben Berinti, C.PP.S., were chosen to represent the Cincinnati Province at the C.PP.S. General Assembly in Poland this September. They were elected as delegates during the Cincinnati Province Assembly at St....