Shepherd's Table Soup Kitchen
Serving hot, delicious, meals to those in need
of food or fellowship.
Thursdays 2:30pm - 3:30pm at Our Lady of Hope
Our Lady of Hope Pantry
Providing a generous variety of canned goods and other packaged foods.
1st and 3rd Tuesdays
5:30pm - 7:00pm
(817 W. Chestnut)
New Location, under the Franciscan Center.
Access under archway next to church.
Counseling Ministry at Our Lady of Hope
Confidential in person or virtual counseling sessions with secure online tele-health software.
- Counseling for Adults & Couples
- In-person sessions available
Mondays at Our Lady of Hope
- Virtual Sessions also available.
Make and appointment by
Sr. PatriciaMarie Barnette
RCIAInterested in becoming Catholic, or entering into fuller communion with the Church? Or simply want to find out what being Catholic is all about?
RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults) is the official process for welcoming new members into the Catholic Church. Those who have not been baptized, Christians from other denominations wishing to become Catholic, and Catholics who have not been confirmed are welcome.
Contact the Parish Office (ext. 102).
The three Franciscan parishes of Saint Patrick, Mother Cabrini, and Our Lady of Hope have a collaborative program of Religious Education.
The 2023-2024 Sessions for Grades 1-8 will begin in September at the Our Lady of Hope Parish Center. Times and dates will be posted as registration as soon as they are scheduled.
First Penance & Communion
The three Franciscan parishes of Saint Patrick, Mother Cabrini, and Our Lady of Hope have a collaborative program for Sacramental preparation.
First Penance and First Holy Communion are held each year. Youth and parents are required to attend preparation sessions. Parents of students at Our Lady of Lourdes are required to register for First Penance and First Holy Communion and will be required to attend a few mandatory sessions.
The three Franciscan parishes of Saint Patrick, Mother Cabrini, and Our Lady of Hope have a collaborative program of Confirmation preparation.
Confirmation preparation is held throughout the year for those in 6th, 7th, and 8th grades. Youth, parents, and sponsors are required to attend all preparation sessions. Students at Lourdes Regional will need to attend select preparation sessions.
Knights of Columbus
The four local parishes of Transfiguration, Saint Patrick, Mother Cabrini, and Our Lady of Hope make up the local member churches of council 458. We are dedicated to improving the Catholic Community through Fellowship and support. United in Brotherhood we carry on a tradition spanning twelve (12) decades. Our mission is clear; love and serve God, the Church, and our Neighbors. Vivat Jesus