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
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
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Preparing For Lent Video by Fr.Matthew
Oremus: A Guide to Catholic Prayer
March 20, March 27, April 3, April 10 at OLV
April 24, May 1, May 8, May 15 at SP
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
(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.
THE OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED
on Good Friday April 18 and Easter Mon April 19th
There will be no CCD on Easter Sunday
Holy Week Schedule
(OLV) 7 p.m. Mass of the Lord's Supper
(SP) 3 p.m. Stations of the Cross
(OLV) 7 p.m. Service of the Lord's Passion
(OLV) 9 p.m. Mass of the Easter Vigil
(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.
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.
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