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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 33,769.
Diocese of Steubenville
422 Washington Street
P.O. Box 969
Steubenville, Ohio 43952-5969
Bishop Monforton's Twitter Feed
08/19/17 10:20 am
Outdoor chores are healthy for the soul as well. pic.twitter.com/TSzJDZ2xg3Read More
Participation at Mass cannot be minimized to "filling the spiritual fuel tank." Each Sacrifice of the Mass is a new encounter with Christ.
08/19/17 8:16 am
Participation at Mass cannot be minimized to "filling the spiritual fuel tank." Each Sacrifice of the Mass is a new encounter with Christ.Read More
Let us pray for the victims of the horrific and unacceptable attacks in #Charlottesville and #Barcelona. May God grant them eternal rest.
08/18/17 6:24 am
Let us pray for the victims of the horrific and unacceptable attacks in #Charlottesville and #Barcelona. May God grant them eternal rest.Read More
Vatican News Feed
08/20/17 8:39 am
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis on Sunday expressed his sorrow for a series of deadly terror attacks in recent days and condemned the “inhuman violence” that spawned them. His remarks came after his Angelus address to pilgrims gathered in St. Peter’s Square.
Please see below a translation into English of the Pope’s remarks after the Angelus prayer:Read More
08/19/17 3:01 pm
(Vatican Radio) Cardinal Pietro Parolin travels to Russia for a state visit on 21-24 August out of a desire to "build bridges and increase mutual understanding and dialogue" and to "multiply opportunities of encounter" with the Russian Orthodox Church.
The Vatican's Apostolic Nuncio to the Russian Federation, Archbishop Celestino Migliore, made that assessment of the Secretary of State's trip in an interview with Susy Hodges.Read More
08/19/17 2:55 pm
(Vatican Radio) The Vatican has released the official logo and motto for Pope Francis’ Apostolic Journey to Peru, which takes place on 18-21 January 2018.
Listen to Devin Watkins' report:Read More