CMA News & Updates

April 22, 2022

We are pleased and humbled to announce that with the support of over 20,000 donors and counting, the 2022 Catholic Ministries Appeal has surpassed its $5,000,000 goal! From all of us in the Stewardship Department and on behalf of all the ministries supported by the CMA, we say “Thank You!”

April 20, 2022

As a longtime hospital chaplain, Anne Petratis is committed to meeting the spiritual needs of her patients and their families at the six medical facilities where she serves (Kettering, Grandview, Southview, Sycamore, Kettering Behavioral Health, and Soin hospitals, all in the Dayton area). The past two years of her ministry have been both challenging and rewarding as she and her colleagues in the health care profession have adjusted to the “new normal” brought on by COVID-19. 

April 11, 2022

God is always with us, even behind bars, and the priests from the Archdiocese who are involved in prison ministry are committed to ensuring that the incarcerated know of His mercy, forgiveness, and love.