Tribute to Our Lady of Fatima planned

MARIA STEIN — On Friday, Aug. 14, at 7:30 p.m., at the Spiritual Center, Maria Stein, devotions will be conducted in honor of the Mother of God.

This is the 21st year for this event. It will begin with a Mass with the Most Rev. Joseph Binzer, auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of Cincinnati, as the main celebrant. After Mass, the rosary will be recited during a candlelight procession around the grounds.

Participants may want to bring a lawn chair (no seating is provided) and a flashlight. There will be handicap and bus parking, and general parking on the grounds.

The Spiritual Center is located on St. John Road, Maria Stein. From U.S. 127, go east on Ohio 119 to St. John Road, then north one-half mile. From Interstate 75, take Ohio 119 west to St. John Road. For information, go to or call 419-925-7625.

Staff report