We extend a cordial welcome to you to Saint
Ambrose Parish, Little Hocking, Ohio. Over
the years many parishioners and friends of
our parish have sacrificed a great deal of
time, talent, and financial support to make
this holy place possible. It is a building
set aside for prayer, education, and social
functions and is a gift to the honor and
glory of God.
We ask God's blessing on all who enter this
holy place. The church is a place not only
where people gather, but also a place where
God gathers with us to nourish us,
strengthen us and console us with His Word
and His Sacraments.
An originator of Ireland's unique monastic tradition, who went on to
serve as a missionary to continental Europe during the early Middle
Ages, the abbot Saint Columbanus â€“ also known as St. Columban â€“ is
honored by the Catholic Church on Nov. 23.
Despite their similar names and biographies, St. Columbanus is not the
same person as Saint Columba of Iona, another monk from ...