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March 27, 2015 -- Father Paul Smith Passes Away
COLUMBUS -- Father Paul Otis Smith, long-serving priest in the Diocese of Columbus, died March 26, 2015.

March, 20, 2015 -- Walking Stations of the Cross April 3
COLUMBUS -- Hundreds of Catholics will participate in the Good Friday Walking Stations of the Cross in downtown Columbus on April 3, 2015.

February 6, 2015 -- Monsignor Thomas Gerald Bender Passes Away
COLUMBUS – Monsignor Thomas Gerald Bender, retired priest in the Diocese of Columbus, died February 4, 2015.

February 6, 2015 -- Father Joseph Patrick Byrne Passes Away
COLUMBUS –  Father Joseph Patrick Byrne, retired priest of the Diocese of Columbus, died Tuesday, January 20, 2015, while in residence in Florida.

January 13, 2015 -- Monsignor James L.T. Ruef Passes Away
COLUMBUS – Reverend Monsignor James Le'Roy Tonkinson Ruef, long-time priest and judicial vicar of the Diocesan Tribunal died suddenly on January 12, 2015, at his residence.

January 13, 2015 -- Respect Life Mass, Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children on January 22
COLUMBUS – The Most Reverend Frederick F. Campbell, Bishop of Columbus, will be the principal celebrant at the Diocese’s annual Respect Life Mass on Thursday, January 22, 2015, at 10:30 a.m., at St. Joseph Cathedral, 212 East Broad Street, Columbus. 

January 12, 2015 -- Father John Louis Metzger passes away
COLUMBUS -- Father John Louis Metzger, a long-serving priest in the Diocese of Columbus, died January 11, 2015.

December 1, 2014 -- Change in TV Mass Broadcast Time at WHIZ-TV
COLUMBUS – Beginning December 14, 2014, the broadcast time of the Diocese of Columbus’ Sunday TV Mass on station WHIZ, Zanesville, will be moving from 7-7:30 a.m. to 10:30-11 a.m.

November 5, 2014 -- Father William J. Metzger passes away
COLUMBUS -- Father William J. Metzger, long-serving priest in the Diocese of Columbus, died November 4, 2014.

October 7, 2014 -- Deacon Francis Xavier Ball passes away.
COLUMBUS -- Deacon Francis Xavier Ball passed away on Thursday, October 2, 2014, following a lengthy illness.

October 7, 2014 --  Family Rosary Day
COLUMBUS -- Family Rosary Day, sponsored by the Catholic Diocese of Columbus, will be observed on Sunday, October 12, 2014, at 3 p.m., at St. Joseph Cathedral, 212 E. Broad St., Columbus.

August 4, 2014 -- Monsignor Ralph J. Huntzinger Passes Away
COLUMBUS -- Monsignor Ralph J. Huntzinger, a long-serving priest
in the Diocese of Columbus, died July 30, 2014.

June 12, 2014 -- Diocese of Columbus Names New School Superintendent
COLUMBUS – Bishop Frederick F. Campbell has appointed
Joseph A. Brettnacher Episcopal Moderator of Catholic Education and
Superintendent of Schools for the Catholic Diocese of Columbus,
effective July 1, 2014, succeeding Lucia D. McQuaide, who is retiring
June 30.

June 12, 2014 -- Diocese of Columbus Announces Clergy Assignments
COLUMBUS – The Diocese of Columbus announces the following clergy assignments.

June 11, 2014 --Father Robert E. Gately Passes Away
COLUMBUS -- Father Robert E. Gately, former priest in the Diocese
of Columbus, died June 9, 2014, in Sun City Center, Florida.

May 23, 2014 -- Father Richard J. Pendolphi Passes Away
COLUMBUS -- Father Richard J. Pendolphi passed away suddenly on May 23, 2014.

April 25, 2014 -- Monsignor Anthony Borrelli Passes Away
COLUMBUS -- Monsignor Anthony Borrelli, long-serving priest in the Diocese of Columbus, died April 24, 2014.

April 15, 2014 -- Justice Professionals Invited to Red Mass
COLUMBUS -- The annual Red Mass for attorneys and all those engaged in the justice professions will be held Thursday, May 1, 2014, at 5:15 p.m., in St. Joseph Cathedral, 212 East Broad Street, Columbus.

April 10, 2014 -- Walking Stations of the Cross April 18
COLUMBUS -- Hundreds of Catholics will participate in the Good Friday Walking Stations of the Cross in downtown Columbus on April 18, 2014.

January 8, 2014 -- Respect Life Mass, Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children on January 22
COLUMBUS – The Most Reverend Frederick F. Campbell, Bishop of Columbus, will be the principal celebrant at the Diocese’s annual Respect Life Mass on Wednesday, January 22, 2014, at 10:30 a.m., at St. Joseph Cathedral, 212 East Broad Street, Columbus.

January 6. 2014 -- Columbus Catholic Center to be closed January 7
COLUMBUS – The Columbus Catholic Center, located at 197 East Gay St. in downtown Columbus, will be closed Tuesday, January 7, due to the water main break at 4th and Gay streets

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