Sacrament of Penance Service

Sts. Peter and Paul & Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church will celebrate the Sacrament of Reconciliation Wednesday, March 14th at 7:00PM at Sts. Peter and Paul Church.

Taize Prayer Service

A WALK WITH JESUS - MARCH 25th at 7:30 PM, OUR LADY OF THE SACRED HEART CHURCH. Taize’ Prayer is a beautiful, contemplative candlelight worship experience which blends music, meditation, scripture reading and periods of silence. A social will follow in the Marian Room. A free will donation will be accepted at the door.

Journey to the Foot of the Cross

Bishop David L. Ricken of Green Bay, Wisconsin, former chairman of the Committee on Evangelization and Catechesis of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), offers “10 Things to Remember for Lent”.

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Fish Fry Fridays

Join us on Fridays in Lent March 2, March 9, March 16 and March 23 From 5 pm to 7:30 pm in the OLSH Activity Center.

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Eucharistic Adoration

Sts. Peter & Paul has a Holy Hour from 6:00-8:00 pm on the third Wednesdays of the month. The Sacrament of Penance will be offered. DURING LENT, weekly during Lent after the 8:30 am Masses until noon every Wednesday at OLSH, and every Thursday at SSPP.

Welcome to our parish!

Our Lady of the Sacred Heart is a Roman Catholic Parish in Reading, Ohio. The Parish was established in 1874 and has continuously served the community as a foundation and gathering place for the diverse local cultures.

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First Friday Devotions to the Sacred Heart

Everyone is invited to OLSH for devotions to the Sacred Heart of Jesus on the First Fridays of each month. The Holy Sacrifice of the Mass starts at 6:30 pm, followed by Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament and devotional prayers. The Sacrament of Reconciliation will be offered during this time. The evening concludes at 8:00 pm with prayers of consecration to the Sacred Heart and Benediction.


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LENT 2018

Click on the Lent 2018 button see all the different ways available here in our parish to make “these forty days of Lent” a true time of preparation for the Paschal Triduum.

Announcements & News

OLSH Facility Requests

Fr. Matt is requesting that any and all councils, commissions, ministries and/or groups who intend to use any facilities at either OLSH or SSPP between the dates of July 1, 2018 and June 30, 2019 SUBMIT YOUR FACILITY USAGE REQUIREMENTS-dates/times/space needed No later than Monday, April 30, 2018. To submit dates and facility requirements for SSPP email Pat at To submit dates and facility requirements for OLSH email …

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Knights of Columbus Raffle

Thanks in advance for supporting the Knights of Columbus, Council 14665, Annual Raffle. Raffle tickets are only $5 each with over $108,000 cash prizes awarded. Winnings are as follows: 1st prize- $414 a month for 10 years ($49,680) 2nd prize -$313 a month for 5 years ($18,780) 3rd prize – $212 a month for 5 years ($12,720) 22 additional cash prizes …

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Fish Fry Volunteers Needed!

Come spend a couple of hours with friends or meet new friends on Fridays in Lent by working  our Fish Fry. Volunteer Hours are: 4:45 pm to 7:30 pm or Clean Up 7:30 pm to 9 pm. If you are unable to work we always need Baked Goods for our Dessert Table: Pies, Brownies, Cakes, Cup Cakes, or your own Signature …

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Kroger Community Rewards

The Kroger Community Rewards Program was designed to support organizaons by simply using your Kroger Plus Card! Sign up right away to start earning rebates for our parish. 1. Sign in or create an account at 2. Click on Enroll Now< 3. Under “Find Your Organizaon” enter 80728 (SSPP) or 80117 (OLSH), click search 4. Click on appropriate parish name ...

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Inclement Weather Notices

REMINDERS FOR INCLEMENT WEATHER The doors to the Our Lady of the Sacred Heart building under the St. Nicholas Academy awning are unlocked and available for use during weekend Masses. In the event of St. Nicholas Academy being closed due to weather on a Friday or due to a scheduled off day on a Friday, the 8:30 am Mass will be held in Mary, Our Mother Chapel.

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