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2015 BAA Landing Page

My Dear Brothers and Sisters
in Jesus Christ:

Our Lord Jesus Christ gave His Body, the Church, a wonderful and serious mission: to offer others the great gift that He has given us. Through His preaching, miracles, death, and resurrection, Jesus revealed the profound love of God for His creation and the abundant life granted those who follow Him. Taking up the mission of Christ, the Church is called to proclaim the Gospel, to offer worship and prayer, and to do the charity of Christ. In this fashion, the church...

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Heavenly Father, we are always thankful for all you have given us. We are especially grateful that you have sent to us your Son to be our Savior. That is the true Good News: that you love us and call us to yourself.

Help us to live this Good News, this Gospel, in Faith, Hope, and Charity. Help us to respond generously to your love by sharing our material blessings for the good of all in our diocese.

Send your Spirit to dwell in our hearts, so that all we do may give praise and
honor to your name. We ask this through Christ our Lord. Amen.

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What is the Bishop’s Annual Appeal (BAA)? The Bishop’s Annual Appeal (BAA) is a diocese-wide effort that supports the pastoral services and ministries of the Catholic Church in the Diocese of Columbus. The BAA is an opportunity for all Catholics in our diocese as a united diocesan family to share in our call to be good stewards of our Church and its people. See more at: “Who Benefits.”

  We must all consider the foundation of who we are and what we have – from substance rather than abundance. What each person gives directly affects the spiritual, educational, and physical needs of others in our faith communities.

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2015 BAA Landing Page

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