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.

330 Lebanon Street
Monroe, Ohio 45050
(513) 539-8061

Masses:
Saturday: 4:00 pm
Sunday: 10:00 am
Monday: 8:30 am
Tuesday: 8:30 am
Thursday: 6:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am

 

Confessions:
Saturdays: 3:00 - 3:30 pm
1st & 3rd Wednesdays: 6:30 - 7:00 pm

 

 

 

The Disciple Maker Index Survey is Opens this Week! Please Read and Help!

It’s official! The Disciple Maker Index Survey opens this week and we need your help!

Please help us participate by completing a 10-15 minute survey as soon as possible.

  • CLICK HERE FOR LINK TO THE SURVEY   
  • There are also opportunities to complete the survey after daily and Sunday Mass and you can obtain a paper copy in the Gathering Space or Parish Office or by contacting Karen Redmond at 513-539-8061.

The survey will only be available from January 21st- February 27th and will ask you to reflect on your own spiritual growth and enable you to provide feedback on our parish’s efforts to help you grow. All responses will be confidential and the parish will only receive information about the community as whole.

We are trying to get the highest response rate possible. This information will be invaluable to Father Paul and our various ministries as we plan for the future and strive to be the best disciples we can be. We will receive the results this spring/summer at which time we will share what we have learned with the entire parish.

Thank you for helping with this important project!

"'Late have I loved you, Lord' - St. Augustine famously writes in his Confessions. Augustine is one of the Church's greatest saints, but before his conversion he was a notorious sinner famous for praying "God grant me chastity, just not yet." How did this change come about? What does it mean to be in love?

Young adults are invited to join a five-week study examining Augustine's Confessions, diving deep into the topics of love, conversion, the challenges of today's world, and finding meaning in life!  Scan the QR code for more information.

Family of Parishes Mass & Confession Schedule

Along with Our Lady of Sorrows, Holy Family and Holy Name of Jesus make up our new
Family of Parishes!

Visit Holy Family in Middletown here.

  

 

Visit Holy Name of Jesus in Trenton here.

 

 

 

Follow the link below to see the map of parish families.
Learn More About Beacons of Light - Archdiocese of Cincinnati

Beacons of Light Introductory Information - LINK 

Beacons of Light - Letter from Archbishop Schnurr - LINK   

 

 

Mass Schedule:

4:00 pm - Saturdays
10:00 am  - Sundays

8:30 am - Mondays & Tuesdays
6:00 pm - Thursdays
9:00 am - Fridays

Confessions: Saturdays 3:00 - 3:30 pm
1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month 6:30 - 7:00 pm or by appointment.


CLICK on Links below for Mass Readings

February 5 - 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time   
February 12 - 6th Sunday in Ordinary Time   
February 19 - 7th Sunday in Ordinary Time   
February 22 - Ash wednesday   
February 26 - 1st Sunday of Lent   

 

 

Our Lady of Sorrows Bulletins - LINK   

Homilies - LINK   

 

Masses Can Be Viewed LIVE from Our Lady of Sorrows

CLICK HERE for the LIVE STREAMING Page

**There will be no Live Streaming the weekend of February 4 - 5.  Visit one of the links below for more Live Streaming options.**

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.

 

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Stewardship

NEW Online Giving Option!

We are excited to announce a NEW option for online giving at Our Lady of Sorrows. Now you can access this online giving option securely from your phone, tablet, or computer. You can choose a one-time donation or recurring donations, using either a credit card or bank account. It’s quick, easy, and secure!

With this new option, there is no need to fill out a form or contact the office if you want to start an electronic contribution or change a current one. The QR code will take you directly to the donation page.  You can also click on "DONATE" below.

If you are using our current system of electronic giving, this option will still be available! If you are happy with giving this way, there is no need to do anything. If you set up online giving with the NEW option and need to cancel your contributions with the old electronic giving, please call Bob in the office.

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
Thursday: 6:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am

Confessions:
Saturdays: 3:00 - 3:30 pm
First & Third Wednesdays: 6:30 - 7:00 pm or by appointment.

Staff

Parish Council

Members at Large
Mark Achorn
Patrick Barker
Steve Baumgardner
Kathleen Beene
Steve Morgan
Matt Paulus
Mark Redmond
Joe Setaro
Scott Wilford

Ministry Representatives
Cecilia Bosticco
Michelle Currin
Chris Hurley
Chuck Stelzle
Paul Kavalauskas - K of C

Parish Registration

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

Events

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  • Feb 5 2023  10:00 am - Mass
  • Feb 6 2023  8:30 am - Mass
  • Feb 7 2023  8:30 am - Mass

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2021 Harvest Celebration

More Information

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