St. Patrick Church, Columbus, Ohio

St. Patrick ChurchWelcome to our website. St. Patrick Church is part of the Diocese of Columbus and Christ's Catholic Church. We rejoice in our communion with our local Bishop, the Most Reverend Frederick F. Campbell, Ph.D, and with the Holy Father, Francis. St. Patrick Church is served by the Dominican Friars, officially called the Order of Preachers (Ordo Praedicatorum). This is our home on the Internet. Here you will find the latest news and information about St. Patrick Church as well as news and information important to the life of the parish. Please take a moment to browse. We hope you enjoy your visit and encourage you to check back often for updates!

Advent Holy Hours PDF Print E-mail

with Rev. Joseph Alobaidi, O.P.

Monday, December 22
The Blessed Mother: A young and poor woman giving birth to a baby boy.

Tuesday, December 23
The Star of Bethlehem: "The star stopped over the place where the child was" (Mt 2:9).

Holy Hour begins at 7:00 pm, Confessions

On the Monday and Tuesday before Christmas, Father Joseph Alobaidi, O.P., Professor of Sacred Scripture at the Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception at the Dominican House of Studies in Washington, D.C. (B.A., University of Baghdad, Iraq; L.Phil., University of Fribourg, Switzerland; S.T.L., University of Fribourg, Switzerland; Ph.D., University of Fribourg, Switzerland; S.S.L., Pontifical Biblical Institute, Rome), will be presenting on the Blessed Mother and the Star of Bethlehem.  Fr. Alobaidi's main field of teaching and writing is the Jewish interpretation of the Bible.  He directs the series "Bible in History" published by Peter Lang.  A beloved professor of the Dominican Friars, you may remember him from preaching the Seven Last Words last Good Friday.

61st Anniversary Pilgrimage, Lourdes, France PDF Print E-mail

Fr. Michael Mary Dosch, O.P. along with Fr. Joseph Allen, O.P. are leading a pilgrimage for the

61st Anniversary Pilgrimage
U.S. National Rosary
Lourdes, France

June 28 - July 7, 2015

For more information including a schedule,
pricing and deadlines
see the PDF document here.

Last Updated on Thursday, 11 December 2014 10:27
Christmas Mass Schedule PDF Print E-mail

Please join the Dominican Friars of St. Patrick
and the St. Patrick Church Choir for

Solemn Advent Vespers

November 30, 7, 21 at 7:00pm

Advent Lessons and Carols

December 14 at 7:00 p.m.



Dec. 14: 1/2 hour before each Mass
Dec. 15-19: 12:15pm until all are heard
Dec. 20: 4:00 - 5:00pm until all are heard.
Dec. 21: 1/2 hour before each Mass
Dec. 22-23: 12:15pm until all are heard

Dec. 24/25 – No Confessions

Pre-Christmas Masses

Dec 20: 5:00pm
Dec. 21: 7:00am, 9:00am, 10:30am, 12:00pm
Dec. 22-23: 7:00am, 11:45am
Dec. 24: 7:00am (No 11:45am Mass)

Christmas Mass Schedule

December 24 - Christmas Eve
7:00am Daily Mass
No 11:4am Mass
4:00pm Children’s Mass (Incense free)
6:30pm Incense
12:00 Midnight Incense (Music begins 11:15pm)

December 25 – Christmas Day
7:00am No Incense, no music
10:00am No Incense
12:00 noon Incense

Mass is obligatory on Christmas.
Parish Office will be closed December 24 & 25

Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God PDF Print E-mail

Masses for the Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God are as follows.

December 31, 2014

Vigil for the
Solemnity of Mary,
Mother of God

5:00 p.m. Vigil Mass Incense used
11:00 p.m. Holy Hour, withTe Deum sung at Midnight

January 1, 2015

Solemnity of Mary,
Mother of God

Midnight Mass - Incense Used
7:00 a.m. Mass Incense free
12:00 Noon Mass Incense used


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