Our Lady of Sorrows Parish is a Roman Catholic community of Faith, centered in the Eucharist and the Word of God. Our mission, with the guidance of the Holy Spirit, is to proclaim and live Christ`s message of love and service, within our parish and in the larger, world community.

Follow the link below to see the map of parish families.
Our Lady of Sorrows is in the Central Deanery with St. Francis de Sales in Lebanon.

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Respect Life Month

Every October Catholics along with U.S. Bishops and the Holy Father observe Respect Life Month. Especially during this Year of St. Joseph, we celebrate Joseph’s unhesitating call to God’s will as he faithfully and lovingly protected the Holy Family.
As a parish, we are going to follow his example to support the babies and their mothers at the Community Pregnancy Center in Middletown.
Please donate the following items by October 31:

Gerber Formula: Purple & Orange cans
Bottles filled with cash
Checks made out to Community Pregnancy Center
Diapers size 4-7 or Pull-Ups
Winter seasonal clothing (sizes 2T-5T including pajamas).
Please take home a baby bottle and return it by October 31.

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Mass Schedule:

4:00 pm - Saturdays 

10:00 am  - Sundays

8:30 am - Mondays & Tuesdays 

Liturgy of the Word with Holy  Communion:

9:00 am - Thursdays & Fridays

Confessions: First & Third Wednesdays 6:30 - 7:00 pm or by appointment.  

CLICK on Links below for Mass Readings

October 3 - 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time  
October 10 - 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time  
October 17 - 29th Sunday in Ordinary Time  


Click HERE for Homilies  


Sunday Masses Can Be Viewed LIVE from Our Lady of Sorrows
    Beginning the weekend of August 7 & 8, 2021 only the Saturday 4:00 pm Mass will be Live Streamed    


Worship Aides for each of the Masses are available on the Live Streaming Page 

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Alternatively, you can also view Masses at St. Peter in Chains Cathedral at the times listed below at this link: LINK 

Mondays - Fridays at 7:00 am
Sundays at 11:00 am

Tune in to Catholic Programming anytime with EWTN on TV or Online at this: LINK.




Did you know you that you can make your contributions to Our Lady of Sorrows electronically?  Once a month, on the 5th of every month, funds can be transferred from your bank account electronically.

Simply download the form and mail it to the Parish office. You will need to enclose a cancelled check for verification of routing numbers.


IMPORTANT: When submitting routing numbers on the form, be sure that you copy them from a CHECK and NOT a Deposit Slip.  They are different numbers.

You can also mail in your contribution envelopes and other donations that you would normally be putting in the collection basket.  Make all checks payable to Our Lady of Sorrows and mail to:

Our Lady of Sorrows
330 Lebanon Street
Monroe, OH  45050

Finally, you can also have checks sent automatically from your bank to the parish on a regular basis.  Contact your bank for details.

Mass Times

Saturday: 4:00 pm
Sunday: 10:00 am

Monday & Tuesday: 8:30 am

Communion Services:
Thursday & Friday: 9:00 am

Confessions: First & Third Wednesdays 6:30 - 7:00 pm or by appointment.


Parish Council

Members at Large
Patrick Barker
Kathleen Beene
Marie Giffen
Jennifer Hall
Alison Harig
Steve Morgan
Betty Quigley
Sr. Anne Schulz
Chuck Stelzle

Ministry Representatives
Cecilia Bosticco
Chris Hurley
Michelle Currin
Angela Peterson
Paul Kavaulaskas - K of C




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Registration & Payment Authorization Forms

Download an Our Lady of Sorrows Registration Form HERE.
Print it out and return it to the Parish Offices.

Download an Electronic
Payment Authorization Form HERE.

2021 Harvest Celebration

More Information

Click on the Links below for more information about:

Our Lady of Sorrows Prayer Chain


The Seven Sorrows (seven dolors) of Mary


The Prophecy of Simeon – Luke 2:22-35

The Holy Family’s Flight into Egypt – Matthew 2:7-23

The Loss of Jesus in Jerusalem – Luke 2:41-50

The Meeting along the Way to Calvary – Luke 23:26-32

The Crucifixion and Death of Jesus – John 19:25-42

The Taking of the Body of Jesus from the Cross – Mark 15:42-46

The Burial of Jesus in the Tomb – Matthew 27:59-61