Diocese of Steubenville

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422 Washington Street
P.O. Box 969
Steubenville, OH 43952
P: 740-282-3631
F: 740-282-3327

Diocese of Steubenville

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Diocese of Steubenville Official Website

Bishop Monfonton's Easter Message 2015

The Diocese of Steubenville is an ecclesiastical division of the Church governed and administered by a bishop who is subject to the ultimate authority of the Holy Father. The Diocese is the local Church, the People of God, all of whom assist the Bishop in the administration of the Diocese. A diocese usually receives its name from the See City and ordinarily the Bishop resides in that city. 
The Diocese of Steubenville comprises thirteen counties in Eastern Ohio. They are Athens, Belmont, Carroll, Gallia, Guernsey, Harrison, Jefferson, Lawrence, Meigs, Morgan, Monroe, Noble and Washington. This territory comprises 5,913 square miles with a total population of 508,406 according to the 2012 federal census estimates. The Catholic Diocese of Steubenville was established on October 21, 1944 and the Most Reverend John King Mussio was appointed the first Bishop on March 16, 1945. The Catholic population is approximately 35,603.

Holy Name Cathedral "Renovation Restoration Renewal"

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Diocese of Steubenville
422 Washington Street
P.O. Box 969
Steubenville, Ohio 43952
Phone 740-282-3631
Fax 740-282-3327

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Bishop Monforton's Twitter Feed

@BishopMonforton: The Sacrament of Penance is proof positive that Jesus is more patient with us than we are with ourselves.

The Sacrament of Penance is proof positive that Jesus is more patient with us than we are with ourselves.

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@BishopMonforton: "Praised be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, he who in his great mercy gave us new birth."(1 Pt 1) Live a life filled with hope.

"Praised be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, he who in his great mercy gave us new birth."(1 Pt 1) Live a life filled with hope.

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@BishopMonforton: "Where your heart is, there is your treasure also." (St. Ambrose)

"Where your heart is, there is your treasure also." (St. Ambrose)

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Vatican News Feed

Pope Francis sends his condolences on the death of Cardinal George

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has sent a telegramme of condolence on the death of Cardinal Francis George who has died at the age of 78. Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin also sent his sympathies on hearing the news.

 

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Holy See to UN: Christians and religious minorities are pleading for action

In an address at a UN Conference on the theme: “The Persecution of Christians Globally: A Threat to International Peace and Security”, Archbishop Bernardito Auza, Permanent Representative of the Holy See to the United Nations, urged the international community to act in protecting Christians and religious minorities in the Middle East.

The following is the text of Archbishop Auza’s address:

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Pope Francis: ‘Human Trafficking is A Plague on Humanity’

Pope Francis met this afternoon with the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences who are in Rome for their plenary session to discuss ways to combat human trafficking.

Listen to Junno Arocho's report:

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