At St. Saviour, we are blessed to have many organizations to meet almost every need and interest. We encourage you to join any and all that appeal to you!
Bible Study and Small Faith Groups
For those who are interested in meeting for prayer, reflection and to study sacred scripture, we offer two bible study groups that follow the “Quest” series. Our first group meets on Fridays at 1:30 p.m., September – May and our second group meets the first Tuesday of each month at 9:30 a.m.. Both groups meet in the Parish Office Building.
Our small community of faith Care Group discusses the readings from Sunday's Liturgy and related passages from the Scripture. It meets on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month at 7:00 p.m., also in our Parish Office Building.
Special groups are also formed during the seasons of Lent and Advent as a way of enriching your spiritual journey during these special times of the liturgical year. All are welcome to join these groups. Please contact Linda Smith at 513.791.9004 for more information.
Boy Scout Troop 18 (for boys in grades 6 through high school) meets at St. Saviour on Mondays at 7:00 p.m. in the Church Undercroft to help foster values and principles based on the Boy Scout Oath and Laws. Please contact the Parish Office at 513.791.9004 for more information.
Additionally, a Cub Scout Pack (for boys in grades K-8) at St. Vincent and is made up of parishioners from St. Saviour, St. John, St. Vincent and St. Gertrude. Please contact the St Vincent Parish Office at 513.791.9030 for more information.
Our Collection Counters donate their time to count our collections each weekend and on holy days. We currently have five rotating teams of counters. Please contact Carol Richter at 513.791.9004 to learn more.
Knights of Columbus: Bishop Fenwick - Council 2927
Becoming a Knight of Columbus can transform your life. As a Knight, you have the opportunity to support your parish, give back to your community, grow in your faith and gain exclusive access to our top-rated insurance program to protect your family.
Established in 1945, the Bishop Fenwick Council meets on the second Tuesday of every month at St John in Deer Park. Membership is open to all men over the age of 18 who are practicing Catholics. Contact Bob Rolfes at 791-5334 for additional information or to become a member.
Men’s Support Group
Our Men’s Support Group meets the first Thursday of each month at 7:00 pm in the Parish Office, giving the men in our parish an opportunity share their faith and friendship. Please contact Linda Smith at 513.791.9004 for more information.
Our mixers sponsor a wide variety of fun events for members of our parish that are 21 years of age and older, including our annual Lenten Fish Fry and Parish Picnic, among others. Please contact Carol Richter at 513.791.9004 to learn more.
During times of special need or emergency situations, prayer requests are forwarded from the Parish Office to our Prayer Line. This dedicated group provides support by remembering you and your intention in prayer. Prayer requests are kept confidential, and your intention is held in prayer for as long as you request.
Please call Jenny Edmonds at 513.791.9004 with your prayer request or if you would like to join our Prayer Line. Prayer requests can also be sent to [email protected].
All are invited to join us in praying the rosary each Friday at 6:30 p.m. in Fr. Dauwe Hall, Room B. On the first Friday of each month, we also invite you to stay for some fellowship after our prayer service. Please contact Linda Smith at 513.791.9004 for more information.
As part of our community outreach, our parish serves and supplies one meal a month at the Walnut Hills Soup Kitchen, located on Gilbert Ave. Sponsored by our Social Action Commission, volunteers carpool to the soup kitchen, usually on the last Saturday of the month, to and prepare, cook and serve a meal to residents in need.
The interaction with and service to our brothers and sisters in need is a wonderful experience for individuals and families. Our parish also provides $300.00/month financial assistance to cover the cost of two additional meals and we also donate $700 to the soup kitchen to help cover air conditioning bills during the warmer months.
Sign-up sheets are posted on our bulletin boards at the church entrances two weeks prior to the soup kitchen date. Please contact Linda Smith at 513.791.9004 for more information.
St. Vincent de Paul Society
St. Vincent de Paul Society is a lay organization of volunteers that provide assistance to those in need and is sustained by the generosity of our parish through food drives and our fifth Sunday collections. St. Vincent de Paul Society members interview people to assess their needs and provide food, rent, bill payment, clothing and other basic needs as appropriate.
Please contact the parish office at 513.791.9004 for more information.
Although we do not have a dedicated Young Adult group at St. Saviour, we do our best to share information on other area young adult-related programs through our Bulletin announcements and special mailings. If you have something to share or would like to learn more, please contact Linda Smith at 513.791.9004.
Young at Heart Seniors
We invite all of our parish members that are 55 and older to join our Young at Heart Seniors group. We currently have about 40 members that sponsor fun monthly events such as day trips, cookouts and game nights. We meet for coffee and donuts following First Friday Mass and brown bag lunch, meeting and cards on the second Thursday of the month at noon in the Parish Office Building. Please contact Linda Smith at 513.791.9004 to learn more.