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|222 E. Highland Ave.
Ada, Ohio 45810
Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church
Serving Ada, Ohio and Ohio Northern University since 1874
Baptisms are celebrated on Sunday afternoons, directly following the last Mass. Parents wishing to have their child baptized must be registered and
active members for at least three months and are asked to make an appointment with the Pastor, at least one month in advance of the desired date for
baptism, to prepare and schedule the Baptism.
Marriage: Couples who wish to marry in the Catholic Church are asked to contact the pastor at least six months in advance of the desired date for the
wedding, and must meet with the Pastor before setting a date or making any further arrangements. Couples are also required to attend an approved
marriage preparation course, in addition to regular meetings with the pastor.
Confirmation: Students in Seventh Grade (& any in Grades 8-12 who are not confirmed) prepare & celebrate the Sacrament each year. College
students & other adults who wish to be Confirmed should contact the Pastor.
Anointing of the Sick: Communal celebrations of this sacrament occur twice annually (Advent & Lent). Individual anointings are available upon
request, or by appointment. Should you have family or friends in need of the sacrament, please contact the pastor as soon as possible.
RCIA: The “Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults” is the process by which an adult becomes a member of the Catholic Church. If you, or someone you
know, is interested in joining the Church, please contact the pastor for more information. Weekly RCIA sessions follow the ONU academic calendar;
meeting Sunday evenings from the end of September to mid-May. -Click here for RCIA Page-
For preparation and celebration of the Sacraments of Initiation for children (outside the preparation schedule of the Parish School of Religion) contact
Our Lady of Lourdes Parish and Newman Center, Ada and Immaculate Conception,
Kenton have become a Cluster of Parishes with Father William J Ferguson as Pastor to both
parishes and Chaplain to the Catholic students of Ohio Northern University.
Father Jeffrey Tigyer is serving as Parochial Vicar.
WEATHER ADVISORY: Level 1 on the roads means use your judgment about getting in
for Mass or for PSR and RCIA, keeping in mind that catechists may not be able to get in
from outside of town for classes
If we are at Level 2 or 3, PSR and RCIA are cancelled and you will be excused from the
Sunday obligation if it is not safe to travel. Stay safe and warm everyone!
Weekend Mass Schedule:
At Our Lady of Lourdes: Saturday, Vigil Mass, at 6:30 pm; Sunday Mass at 11:00 am
At Immaculate Conception: Saturday, Vigil Mass, at 4:00 pm; Sunday Mass at 9:00 am
Parish School of Religion (PSR): Sundays at 9:45 am (check bulletin)
Weekday Mass at OLL: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday at 9:00 am;
Weekday Mass at ICC: Monday through Thursday at 9:00 am
CONFESSIONS: Saturdays at 3:30 pm at ICC and 6:00 pm at OLL or by appointment
Thank you, Thank you! Catholic
Foundation Grants awarded to Our
Lady of Lourdes!
for Newman Club/ ONU
Evangelization: $2500 and the
Church Drainage Project: $9163!
Visit Catholic Foundation for
a wealth of information and
opportunities for giving!