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Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church
481 South Main Street
P.O. Box 669
Andover, Ohio 44003
Our Lady of Victory Catholic Parish - Andover, Ohio
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Our Lady of Victory, Pray for us!
Thank you for visiting our parish website. Here you will be informed and inspired as you journey in your faith as a parishioner or as a visitor to our parish. You are welcome to visit our parish anytime and you are encouraged to check back to the website often for new information and details on current events.

Since the late 1940s, our parish has served the people of Andover village and the hundreds of visitors each summer to the Pymatuning Valley. We are delighted to welcome you as the 21st Century generation of our parish family.

Whether a member or visitor, you are welcome to become involved in our parish in whatever way the Lord is leading you. Together, we will labor and pray to build up the Kingdom of God in our world.

God bless you and your family!

Father Matthew J. Albright

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Frequently Asked Questions
Welcome To Our Website!
Preparing For Lent Video by Fr.Matthew
(click link)

Oremus: A Guide to Catholic Prayer
Thursdays 7p.m.
March 20, March 27, April 3, April 10 at OLV
April 24, May 1, May 8, May 15 at SP

Holy Mass
Sat. (Vigil) 4 p.m. OLV
Sun. 9a.m. OLV and 11 a.m. SP
Tues. 7p.m. SP
Wed. 8:30 a.m. OLV
Thurs. 8:30 a.m. OLV
Fri. 7 p.m. OLV
Sat. 8:30 a.m. SP

Holy Hour
(Exposition of Blessed Sacrament)
Thurs. 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. OLV
Sat. 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. SP

Sacrament of Penance
Tues. 5:45-6:45 p.m. SP
Thurs. 5:45-6:45 p.m. OLV
Sat. 9:05-9:55 a.m. SP
Sat. 2:30-3:40 p.m. OLV

Stations of the Cross
Every Tues. during Lent 7:30 p.m. SP
Every Fri. during Lent 7:30 p.m. OLV

Free Daily Lenten Reflections
sign up for free reflections at
or by texting LENT to 22828.

on Good Friday April 18 and Easter Mon April 19th

There will be no CCD on Easter Sunday

Holy Week Schedule
Holy Thursday
(OLV) 7 p.m. Mass of the Lord's Supper
Good Friday
(SP) 3 p.m. Stations of the Cross
(OLV) 7 p.m. Service of the Lord's Passion
Holy Saturday
(OLV) 9 p.m. Mass of the Easter Vigil
Easter Sunday
(OLV) 9 a.m. Mass
(SP) 11 a.m. Mass

MATTHEW ALBRIGHT on Wineskins Radio
Tune in Sunday at 7:30 a.m. on WKBN 570 AM Youngstown, WILB AM Canton 1060/WILB FM 89.5 Youngstown at 9 a.m. and 9 p.m., and WLGO FM 91.7 in Geneva at 6 a.m. and 4 p.m.

may be returned in the box at back of church

OREMUS: A Guide to Catholic Prayer
Thurs., April 24th, 7 p.m., SP

Annual Bishop's Appeal
Please make your sacrificial commitment to
the 2014 Bishop's Appeal.

Hall and Pavillion Available to Rent
see Contact Us link

The Enthronement of the Sacred Heart
brings countless graces and blessings on the family, sanctifies it and through the family, society. If you have any questions about the Enthronement of the Sacred Heart, please call Fr. Matthew.


Eucharistic Adoration
Thursdays after Mass at Our Lady of Victory
Saturdays after Mass at Saint Patrick
Please note Eucharistic Adoration
will be expanded on Thursdays at Our Lady of Victory. Please see the sign-up sheet in the back of the church. "Could you not watch one hour with me?" (Matthew 26:40)

Devotions to the Sacred Heart of Jesus
First Friday after Mass, Our Lady of Victory

Devotions to the Immaculate Heart of Mary
First Saturday after Mass, Saint Patrick

Fr. Matthew Albright CDs Available
“Proclaim the Truth in Love,” a CD of 5 homilies by Fr. Matthew and a prayer book entitled “Favorite Catholic Prayers” with rosary meditations by Fr. Matthew. These are $6 each or bundle a CD and prayer book for $10.
These can be purchased at the church office or
call for more information.

Spiritual CDs
Did you stop and check out the new CDs? They are $3 each. Take it home and listen to it, and allow it to enrich your spiritual life.

Our Lady of Victory & St. Patrick
Catholic Parishes Lenten Opportunities
for Growing in Holiness