A church with a mission in the city

Welcome

Welcome to St. Ignatius of Antioch Catholic Church. You are welcome here! 

As a Christian community, we are committed to play our part in bringing Jesus Christ to our neighborhood and to each person.  With humility and with wonder, we believe what St. Paul said, "It is God who is at work in us, giving us the will and the power to achieve his purpose."

Please let us know how we can help.

 

 

LIVE STREAM MASS

1) Click on the Above Picture which will link you to our Facebook Page

2) Scroll down to the Video of the Mass

3) You may wish to download the worship aid in order to follow along with the hymns

Click HERE for Social Distance Protocols

 

St. Ignatius of Antioch Catholic Parish

My Damascus Road: Q&A: Anointing the Sick & Confession

During Quarantine/Social Distancing, Confession continues to be available BY APPOINTMENT and from 3:00-4:00pm on Saturdays and 4:45-5:20 on Mondays.

Mass Times

Saturday Evening Vigil: 5pm
Sunday: 9am and 11am
Weekdays: MTWF 9:00 am
Holy Days: Please See Bulletin

Confession: Saturday: 3:00pm - 4:00pm (church front steps); and by appointment

Miraculous Medal Novena: every Wednesday after 9 am Mass

Weekly Bulletin

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Office Hours

Monday-Friday 8:00 am to 4:00pm

Staff

Food Pantry

The Food Pantry will be OPEN on Tuesday, November 10, 2020, at 3:30 pm-5:30 pm. Walkthrough the parking lot and pick up a bag or two. Enjoy this generous resource available to residents in 44111 or 44102 Zipcode. Pedestrians and cars are welcome!

 

Share-A-Meal

There will be a Share-A Meal on Wednesday, November 4 & 18 at 5:30 pm. Even though we are not gathering inside come walk through the parking lot and leave the cooking to us. The meal will be for carryout only.  All are welcome!

 

Eucharistic Adoration

Join us for Eucharist Adoration on the First Friday of every month at 7 pm. Come and spend time with the Lord. Acknowledge his presence, kneel in adoration, come to know him more deeply. Pray for the Lord to shower you with His Blessings.

Faith Formation

Adult faith formation ministry must engage the particular needs and interests of the adults in each local community. It will do so in a way that is accessible to adults and relates to their life experiences, helping them to form a Christian conscience and to live their lives in the world as faithful disciples of Jesus. 

50/50 Drawing

Congratulations to Dr. George Cody, lucky winner of our Founders' Day Celebration 50/50 Raffle.

 

Amazon Smile

Did you know you can support St. Ignatius of Antioch at no additional cost when you shop  Amazon at smile.amazon.com? Remember to visit smile.amazon.com and select St. Ignatius of Antioch as your charity of choice. Then shop Amazon for all your other items they will donate 0.05% of your purchase to us! You shop Amazon gives back.

 

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Recycling Bin

 

RIVER VALLEY PAPER COMPANY Saint Ignatius of Antioch Church and School have partnered with River Valley Paper Company to help with our recycling needs. Items accepted in our bin are magazines, catalogs, newspapers, office papers, notebooks, wrapping paper, holiday cards, paper bags, mail, junk mail, hard and softbound books, phonebooks and bagged shredded paper. Items not accepted are styrofoam, plastic, aluminum, glass, metal, and trash. Your participation in our recycling efforts not only conserves landfill space, it raises funds for Saint Ignatius as well.   Acceptable Items for recycling  

Lower Church Proposed Renovations

 In the early days of our Parish, Mass was held in the basement of the church while the upstairs was still under construction. In the 1950's weekly  Sunday Mass attendees were so great in number that services were held simultaneously in both the upstairs and the downstairs church .

Our Parish needs evolved over the years and the basement became a catch-all for storage. You would find Christmas decorations and church pews, statutes and candlesticks, pieces and parts from the Church festivals and oddities of all kinds.

In the 1980's  a section of the basement was partitioned off to store items for our Food Pantry. 

Recently crews have been working to eliminate the clutter , organize the valuables and reclaim the basement for usable space. 

The following is the Final Rendering of the renovations planned for the lower church.   You will be hearing more on this project and how it is being funded, in the near future.

 

 

 

Thank you to all who have continued to support the parish during this time of Quarantine by sending in your offertory envelopes, donations, and online-giving. St. Ignatius depends upon your generosity. Especially with the suspension of public masses, your financial support is needed as utility, insurance, and maintenance bills and salaries still need to be paid. 

Feel free to drop off your envelope at the parish office throughout the week, to mail in your envelopes, or to sign-up for online giving here: https://www.osvonlinegiving.com/1629. You can utilize online giving for a one-time gift or a weekly donation, which you can cancel at any time. Feel free to call the parish office if you would like assistance in setting-up online giving.

-Father Estabrook

PARISH HOUSE OFFICE HOURS

The Parish Office is open from 8 am to 4 pm. Please limit your in-person visits to essential issues at this time. We ask this for the safety and protection of our staff. We appreciate your patience.

-Thank you