News & Events
Feb. 14th: Lent Begins
The law of abstinence obliges those 14 years of age and older not to eat meat.
The law of fasting obliges all those from ages 18 through 59 to refrain from eating between meals and two lighter meals for the day.
Days of Obligation:
Ash Wednesday and Good Friday are days of both fast and abstinence.
In the United States, all Fridays of Lent are days of abstinence
Stations of the Cross
Fridays 7:00 pm
February 16th: 4:30 - 7:30
Dine in or Drive-Thru.
All other Fridays of Lent through March 23, 4-7 pm Drive-Thru only
Have the Best Lent Ever!
Lent is usually just a time for Catholics to give up something. Make this Lent much more fulfilling by also enrolling in “Best Lent Ever”, a daily online reflection to help you take the next step in your faith journey, and grow closer to Jesus in a personal relationship with Him. Go to BestLentEver.com and sign up! You have nothing to lose and much to gain. See the flyer in back of church.
Experience the Catholic Faith in a whole new way with FORMED Lenten video
reflections from Bishop Donald Hying, delivered right to your email every day.
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Join us for a 4-week video-based study on formed.org
featuring the Augustine Institute original productions
Symbolon and Forgiven: The Transforming Power
of Confession. A Lent to Remember is a beautiful
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in the Sacrament of Confession. No matter what you
have done, no matter how long you have been away,
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Feb. 19th: Support QP @ Big Buls
Help raise money for the
10% of the entire day's sales will go to: Queen of Peace School
Monday, February 19th
11 am to 10 pm
Feb. 24th: Daddy Daughter Dance
All young ladies of the parish are invited to bring their “Special guy” to the Daddy–Daughter Dance on Saturday, February 24th, 2018.
Feb. 27th: The Light is ON For You
Parishes across the Archdiocese of Cincinnati will be celebrating the Sacrament of Reconciliation on Tuesday, February 27 from 7:00pm – 9:00pm. Priests will hear private confessions and churches will be open for quiet reflection and prayer. Consider making a commitment this Lent to celebrate the Sacrament of Reconciliation and receive the healing grace of God’s forgiveness and love. Learn more at EncounterPeace.org
March 3rd: Carnival Italia
Queen of Peace Festival
It’s never too early to start thinking about our largest fundraiser of the year. The festival committee is already busy meeting and preparing. The festival dates are June 1, 2 & 3, 2018.
All of last year’s booth captains are asked to email firstname.lastname@example.org and confirm that they will be returning. Anyone new who is interested in being a part of the festival can also reach out for more information.
News & Announcements
We're pleased to announce the availability of FORMED, an online service for accessing thousands of Catholic videos, audios and ebooks On Demand anytime, anywhere! As a parishioner, you will have access to entertaining movies, inspiring audio talks, informative bible studies, material for children, and much more. We are providing this resource free of charge to help our parishioners learn and grow in their faith. You will also be able to easily access any featured content the we are promoting within our community from time to time. Please join us.
Also, once you have signed up, don't forget to download the free iOS or Android app to put FORMED at your fingertips. We hope you will enjoy this incredible gift and please spread the word to others.
Can You Spend one Hour with God?
We have an URGENT need for people to come and spend an hour with Jesus on First Fridays. We have had several people become ill and are unable to continue with their Holy Hour. Please consider and make a commitment to take an hour on the First Friday of each month; it can change your life! Holy Hour times start 9-2pm. Call Shelly at 513-300-8574.
Choir Looking for Members
Do you have a desire to praise God through song? The Queen of Peace Choir would love to have you join them at 11:00am Mass each weekend. They practice before Mass each week. There is no experience necessary, no need to know how to read music or have any training. You’re guaranteed a seat at Christmas and Easter Masses! Anyone interested in joining the choir should contact Becky Sunderhaus (607- 3922), choir director.