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Murphy’s Irish Dance Performance

Saturday, March 24, 2018

The amazing dancers from Murphy Irish Arts Center treated us to a performance. We loved the impressive display of tradition and footwork.


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“Well done, good and faithful servant.” Reflection for the Fifth Week of Lent

Sunday, March 18, 2018

“Well done, good and faithful servant. You have been faithful and trustworthy over a little, I will put you in charge of many things; share in the joy of your master.” Matthew 25:21
God gifts each one of us with a unique combination of time, talent and treasure to use while we are on Earth for the good [more…]

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Jennings celebrates Founder’s Day

Saturday, March 17, 2018

We’re proud to celebrate March 17 as our 76th anniversary of residences and services for older adults! Our namesake is a memorial to Monsignor Gilbert P. Jennings. Monsignor Jennings was the founding pastor of St. Agnes Parish, then located on Superior Avenue near the old Cleveland Playhouse. Considered to be a socially progressive thinker, Monsignor Jennings was [more…]

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Reflection for the fourth week of Lent: do justice, love kindness and walk humbly

Sunday, March 11, 2018

“He has told you, O mortal, what is good; and what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God?” Micah 6:8
The commitment to justice is essential in Catholic tradition. From the witness of the prophets who call us to “do justice, love kindness and [more…]

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Spring ahead! Move your clock ahead and check your smoke alarm

Sunday, March 11, 2018

You moved your clocks ahead this morning, right? The Ohio Fire Marshal reminds us about the crucial step of checking batteries in smoke and CO detectors too.
“Ohioans shouldn’t just move their clocks forward one hour this Sunday, they should also check to see if a potentially lifesaving device has expired – their smoke alarm. Along with [more…]

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Jennings celebrates Founder’s Day with annual Mass and brunch

Sunday, March 4, 2018

Each March, the Jennings community celebrates Founder’s Day. We honor Monsignor Gilbert Patrick Jennings, whose forward thinking, compassionate heart and planned philanthropic gift gave our organization its start in 1942. On Sunday, March 4 we gathered with staff, board members, friends, donors and Sisters of the Holy Spirit to commemorate our ministry’s 76th year. We [more…]

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Reflection for the third week of Lent: the human person is sacred

Sunday, March 4, 2018

“For even as the body is one and yet has many members, and all the members of the body, though they are many, are one body, so also is Christ.”
1 Corinthians 12:12
Created in the image and likeness of God, the human person is not only sacred, but also social. Just as God is a radical [more…]

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Reflection for the second week of Lent: identifying with the poor and vulnerable

Sunday, February 25, 2018

“And the king will say to them in reply, ‘Amen I say to you, whatever you did for one of these least brothers of mine, you did for me.’” Matthew 25:40
The Last Judgement in the Gospel of Matthew is both one of the most well-known and unsettling passages of scripture. Jesus clearly lays out the [more…]

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February is American Heart Month!

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States.  Every year, 1 in 4 deaths are caused by heart disease. The good news?  Heart disease can often be prevented when people make healthy choices and manage their health conditions.
You can make healthy changes to lower your risk [more…]

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Share your talents as a volunteer!

Monday, February 19, 2018

Share your talents and make a difference! Jennings is seeking volunteers for these and other meaningful #volunteer opportunities. For more information, contact volunteer coordinator Laura Resecker at 216-581-2900, ext. 2608.

 

Hospice Volunteers:

Renew your resolution! We are seeking hospice volunteers at Jennings to visit with and assist our friends in need. Support Jennings Hospice patients and families [more…]

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