Read About…

View All


S. Irene Luther

S. Irene Luther died Feb. 2, 2021 at the age of 92 in Mother Margaret Hall. S. Irene was born on July 22, 1928 to William G. and Irene (Portass) Luther in Chicago, Illinois. She was a Sister of Charity of Cincinnati for 74 years.

Empowering Local Lives

Catholic Charities has been welcoming migrants from across the globe to their new homes for more 100 years. Through the Sisters of Charity’s partnership with Catholic Charities of Southwestern Ohio, S. Sandy Howe has been walking with a family from the Democratic Republic of the Congo seeking asylum in the U.S. To learn more about their story please view the following video.

Timeless Treasures

In 1869 the Sisters of Charity purchased Biggs Farm in Delhi. With the Novitiate increasing each year, the Academy at Cedar Grove was too small and a new Motherhouse was needed. With its beautiful vista overlooking the Ohio River, the property appeared to be the perfect location. Through the years St. Joseph’s has been put to many uses and seen many Sisters come and go. …

Changemakers: Dr. H. James Williams

As Black History Month comes to a close this week we recognize one of our local changemakers: Dr. H. James Williams, president of SC sponsored ministry Mount St. Joseph University.

Upcoming Events

View All

Feast of St. Katharine Drexel
Mar 3 all-day
EarthConnection webinar, “The Black Madonna: A Call to a New Relationship with Earth”
Mar 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Presenter: Fr. Terry Moran
CLICK HERE for details on how to register.

Catholic Sisters Week
Mar 8 – Mar 14 all-day

CSW is an annual celebration that began in 2014 to honor women religious with a series of events that instruct, enlighten, and bring greater focus on the lives of these incredible women. It’s a chance to recognize all that they do, with the hope that as more young women learn about women religious, more will choose to follow their example.

St. Patrick’s Day
Mar 17 all-day
EarthConnection webinar, “Living in our Bioregions”
Mar 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Living in our Bioregions – how the environmental conditions of our bioregion may help us to live responsibly as members of our local and natural communities. Presenter: S. Gertie Jocksch, SC (Halifax) CLICK HERE for information on how to register.

Newsletters & Publications

CBSM Mission

January 2021


February 2021

Charity in Motion

December 2020


Intercom Vol. III, 2020

Photo Galleries