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50+ Club Luncheon

The Gesu 50+ Club is hosting a menu for the soul and body on Wednesday, February 20. The Sacrament of the Sick or Anointing will first be celebrated within the 12:00 pm Healing Mass. This will be the opportunity to pray for the sick of our parish. Following the Mass, join us for our first Brown Bag Lunch [...]

Novena of Grace 2019

Please join us for our Novena of Grace 2019, Gesu's Parish Mission & Lenten Speaker Series, from March 4-12. This year's theme is "What Gives Me Hope?" This is an opportunity to offer your own prayers, as you direct your intercessions to the saints whom we honor during this nine-day period: St. Ignatius of Loyola [...]

First Reconciliation

Congratulations to our parish children who will celebrate the Sacrament of Reconciliation for the first time on November 27 and December 4. Please pray for them and their families as they continue their journeys of faith. Reconciliation involves the healing of relationships through God’s mercy and forgiveness. The word, reconciliation, means “walking together again”. God [...]

Patna Mission Talk

Father Thomas Chilikulum will be here on Sunday, December 2, after the 11:30 am Mass! He will be joined by the new provincial of Patna, India, Fr. Donald Miranda SJ, who is visiting Cleveland. Come visit with Fr. Thomas and learn about his ministry today as well as more about the Patna missions.

Gesu Together Survey Results

Thank you to everyone who took the time to complete the Gesu Together survey! One of the questions posed was “What are you seeking most in your experience of Gesu?” There was valuable information shared with us and all responses will assist us in planning for Masses, programming and discussions. The topics fell into the [...]

EdChoice Information Nights

Two Town Hall meetings to share information about EdChoice will take place in the coming weeks. The Educational Choice Scholarship (EdChoice) Program provides students from underperforming public schools the opportunity to attend participating private schools. The program also provides low income students who are entering kindergarten through fifth grade the same opportunity. It is imperative [...]

Virtus Training & Volunteer Fingerprinting

Virtus Training Virtus Training at Gesu will be Monday, September 24 from 6:30-9:00 pm in McAuley Hall. Please click here to register. If you attended a Virtus training session in the past, you do not need to repeat the training. Fingerprinting for Gesu Volunteers Background checks are a requirement for VIRTUS certification. Checks can be [...]

First Reconciliation & First Communion

The Church of the Gesu is beginning its annual preparation program for First Reconciliation and First Communion. Our parish community is pleased to share in this special time in your child's life and in the life of your family! Our parish sacramental program includes opportunities for both parents and children to deepen their understanding of the gift [...]