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CJ Welcomes Special Guests from Archdiocese, SNDdeN

On the same day as the first all-school Mass of the 2017-2018 school year, the CJ community welcomed special visitors from the Archdiocese of Cincinnati. Susan Gibbons, the superintendent of Catholic schools, Michelle Hinton and Vince Woodall joined students, faculty and staff for Mass at Emmanuel Catholic Church on Wednesday, August 30. Meg Sharpe and Sr. Kim Dalgarn, both from the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur, were also welcomed guests.

FLIGHT Retreat Held for New and Former Members

Students may not be meeting in the classroom every day until later this month, but in July, members of the Faith Leaders in God’s Hands Today (FLIGHT) Class of 2018 gathered to prepare for the upcoming school year.

Members of FLIGHT are from the senior class. The students prepare monthly liturgies, lead retreats, plan service activities and provide prayer experiences for the CJ community.

Watch: Students Share Experiences From Steubenville Conference

Peace, laughter, pure joy.

Those were a few of the emotions students used to describe their experience attending a Steubenville Conference from July 7-9.

Along with speakers, students participated in adoration, Mass, and reflection time.

The CJ group, led by teachers Tim and Amy O'Loughlin, shared what they called life-changing experiences from the conference. You can watch the group's reflection here.

Students Serve in Taos, New Mexico

Earlier this month, a group of students and two adults traveled to Taos, New Mexico for a mission trip. This is the first time a group from CJ has traveled to serve in Taos.

“I have gone on four mission trips through CJ during my time as a student and Taos exceeded all my expectations,” shared Dani Ostendorf ‘17. “I wanted to go on this trip specifically because I really wanted to learn more about the culture that I was serving.”

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