“Jesus gave us the Sacraments to call us to worship God, to build up the Church, to deepen our faith, to show us how to pray, to connect us with the living Tradition of the Church, and to sanctify us” – US Catholic Catechism for Adults
We hope these resources help you to learn more and more fully participate in the full sacramental life of our Church!
Sacraments 101 Videos – by Busted Halo
These great videos give a short overview of the key points for each of the sacraments, produced by Busted Halo
Googling God: Seven Sacraments – Busted Halo
Compilation of articles, podcasts, videos and more on all seven sacraments! – Busted Halo
by Loyola Press – provides a look at the historical, theological, physical, and cultural understanding of the Sacrament of Baptism
Sacraments 101: Why We Baptize (video) – Busted Halo
– by Loyola Press
Sacraments 101: Eucharist: How We Receive video – Busted Halo
Confirmation: A Deepening of Our Christian Identity by Carol Luebering – Catholic
What difference does Confirmation make? by Joseph Martos – Youth Update
The History and Development of the Sacrament of Confirmation – Loyola Press
Video: Sacraments 101: Confirmation: Why We’re Confirmed – Busted Halo
Video: Sacraments 101: Matrimony: Why Make It Catholic – Busted Halo
Praying in Marriage – Busted Halo podcast #187
Sacrament of Reconciliation: Celebrating the Mercy of God by Thomas Richstatter, O.F.M.- Catholic Update
A Source of Reconciliation and Joy: The Sacrament of Penance – Loyola Press
Confession for Convert Dummies by Ann Turner – Busted Halo
Video: Sacraments 101: Penance: Why We Confess – Busted Halo
St. Henry Examinations of Conscience:
Confessions are heard every Saturday beginning at 4pm in Church or by appointment. During Advent and Lent Confessions are also heard on Monday’s at 6pm.
Anointing of the Sick
The Sacrament of the Anointing of the Sick (article)– Loyola Press
Video: Sacraments 101: Anointing of the Sick: Who It’s For – Busted Halo
If you feel you need the sacrament of Anointing of the Sick, contact the parish office during office hours at 937-434-9231. For after-hours EMERGENCIES ONLY, call 937-432-0801.
Video: Sacraments 101: Holy Orders: What Ordination Means – Busted Halo
Vocation’s Office – Archdiocese of Cincinnati
Great site with information on all forms of vocations, including more information on the priesthood and holy orders.
Priestly Life and Ministry Page – USCCB