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.
March 10 is the liturgical memorial of Saint John Ogilvie, a 16th-
and 17th-century Scotsman who converted from Presbyterianism to
Catholicism, served as a Jesuit priest, and died as a martyr at the
hands of state officials.
St. John was executed for treason, refusing to accept King James Iâ€™s
claim of supremacy over the Church. Pope Paul VI canonized him in 1976,
making him ...