Lenten Reflection: First Sunday of Lent

Sunday, March 10, 2019

One does not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes forth from the mouth of God.Matthew 4:4
On a hillside by the Sea of Galilee, Jesus taught his disciples the only prayer he would teach. It is deceptively simple and familiar enough that most Christians may not even notice the words as they [more…]

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The March of Women’s History

Saturday, March 9, 2019

The month of March is Women’s History Month, in recognition of women and their impact on culture and society all around the world. The movement to establish recognition of women’s history began in Sonoma, California, in the 1970s. A group of women formed the Education Task Force of the Sonoma County Commission on the Status [more…]

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Spirituality and You: Ash Wednesday

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Ash Wednesday begins the Christian celebration of Lent. Forty days of prayer, fasting and almsgiving to prepare believers for the celebration of Easter. A part of Lent is the call to quiet and reflection. A call to still ourselves and consider our faith lives. We cease searching and striving for the external markers of success [more…]

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Mardi Gras: Religious Roots to Raucous Parties

Monday, March 4, 2019

As March arrives, many look forward to the holidays of St. Patrick’s Day and Mardi Gras. Yet both of these holidays are more modern American inventions than age-old religious traditions.
St. Patrick’s Day, as a religious celebration, has a lengthy history. It dates back to the mid-17th century
and was initiated to honor Saint Patrick and his [more…]

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Founder’s Day 2019

Monday, March 4, 2019

What a celebration to commemorate our 77th anniversary in honor of the innovative legacy initiated by Monsignor Gilbert P. Jennings. We gathered with residents, staff, board members, donors and our extended Jennings family for a special Mass followed by a delicious brunch. Our special thanks to Father Andy Turner and Deacon Dan Galla for concelebrating [more…]

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Resident cooking club hosts dinner party

Monday, February 25, 2019

Guess who’s coming to dinner? The Resident Cooking Club hosted their first dinner party and prepared a delicious meal. They sent invitations to a few staff members and board members to be their guests for dinner, and created a lovely tablescape to welcome them. Upon gathering together at the table everyone shared their “highs and [more…]

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Never too old!

Monday, January 7, 2019

What a year! Just a little reminder that age is just a number. There is so much to enjoy in life that you’re never too old to do! Like this slideshow of wonderful moments:


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Home for the holidays: schedule your visit!

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Continuing a legacy of quality since our founding in 1942, it is a privilege to serve Northeast Ohio families with exceptional Catholic-based residences and services. For many, the holidays are filled with visiting family and friends for both joyful and supportive reasons. During your visit, consider that a loved one might benefit from:

a “right-sized” residence instead [more…]

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Reflection on Christmas

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Finding the Child
“And this will be a sign for you. You will find a child wrapped in swaddling clothes and laid in a manger.” (Lk. 2:13)
These mysterious instructions are given by an Angel of the Lord to the shepherds.
The profound implication is: it is a revelation about Jesus, but it is also revelation they share [more…]

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Reflection for the fourth week of Advent: People of Goodwill

Sunday, December 23, 2018

“Glory to God in the highest and peace on earth among people of goodwill.” (Lk. 2:14)
This is the song the angels sing at the birth of Christ. They give glory to God in the highest because, paradoxically, God has not stayed in the highest. God “has visited and redeemed [his] people.” (Lk. 1:68)
Those who grasp [more…]

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