Whether you are visiting, looking to make St. Clare your parish home, seeking information on the Catholic Church, or if you've been away from the church for a long time, we warmly welcome you to St. Clare Parish.
We understand the many thoughts that can come from visiting a new church, so we want you to feel completely comfortable when you visit. Below are some frequently asked questions. If you have any additional questions, don't hesitate to contact us.
May I meet the pastor?
Yes, Fr. George Jacquemin is available after most Masses to greet visitors and parishioners. If you have a specific reason to speak with Fr. George, you may request a time to meet with him by calling the parish office at 513-541-2100.
How do I get to St. Clare?
St. Clare is located in College Hill, a residential neighborhood of Cincinnati, Ohio. You can enter 1443 Cedar Ave., Cincinnati, OH in your GPS or print directions from this link.
Where should I park?
There is street parking on Cedar and Salvia Avenues as well as a parking lot behind the parish center (enter lot from Salvia). Handicap parking spaces are located nearest the elevator entrance.
Where is the church office located?
The church office is in the rectory, which is located in the building east of the church facing Cedar Ave.
I'm interested in becoming Catholic. What do I need to do?
St. Clare offers an enriching and engaging Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (RCIA) program. Please contact Donna Booker in the parish office for more info.
I'm a returning Catholic. What should I do?
Continue to come and introduce yourself to the pastor.
Where should children sit?
God put the wiggles in children. Please sit wherever you are comfortable, but know you are always welcome to sit close to the front where your children can see and hear what is going on in the sanctuary.
I have a hearing problem. Is there any special assistance?
We have hearing devices that wirelessly receive the broadcasted sounds from the sound system. Each device has its own headphones and volume control. Please see a greeter at any of the doors of church to get a device for you from the sacristy.