Connecting in and outside the diocese

I’m pleased that this edition of Connections is devoted to exploring who does what to move the mission of the diocese forward. Earlier this summer, as I was thinking about how I might contribute to this project...

Connecting with the bishop’s support staff

Staff are listed in alphabetical order. Executive staff are here. Giff Blaylock, CPA, CFP, CMA Controller/Accounting Manager gblaylock@diosohio.org In his part-time role, Giff provides direction t...

Connecting with the bishop’s executive staff

Sometimes referred to as the diocesan staff, the bishop’s staff works to connect available programs and resources to the congregations in the diocese. The staff works at the Jane E. Procter Memorial Dioc...

Connecting with the bishops

The Rt. Rev. Thomas E. Breidenthal Bishop Diocesan tbreidenthal@diosohio.org Bishop Breidenthal was born in Jersey City, New Jersey, the son of the late Leslie T. and Ruth Veach Breidenthal. He was raised ...

Connecting the dots: Becoming Beloved Community

We all know the kids’ activity of connect the dots. Following the numbers, connecting one to two, two to three, and finally you see the bigger picture. A new initiative that we will introduce at our annual conv...

ECSF connects community ministries

Did you know that 12 congregations and 130 individuals from throughout the diocese financially support 20 other parishes in their ministries to the wider community? These dollars, and the hearts and hands of ne...

A recap of the Big Provincial Gathering

Thirteen people from the Diocese of Southern Ohio traveled to Kalamazoo, Michigan for two days of learning and forming relationships with participants from other Province V dioceses (fourteen dioceses in Ohio, ...

Faith & Food: 2019 Glean & Share update

Once upon a time in a galaxy not so far away, there lived a superhero. Her name was Ruth. The Book of Ruth is about love, loyalty and acceptance. Ruth stood strong in the shadow of the reapers in the fields ...