Immaculate Conception Church


Leading People to Jesus Through Worship, Community, Service, and Devotion to Mary

414 E. North Broadway, Columbus, OH 43214

Parish & Community

Sick and Shut-in Ministry

Sick and shut-in members of the parish are visited regularly by the pastor and other parish members. If you or a member of your family is experiencing an extended illness at home or at the hospital, we ask that you call the parish office, 614-267-9241

Home Visitors Ministry

Sick and shut-in parishioners are visited by other parish members. The shut-ins receive Holy Communion, a parish bulletin, and a friendly visit. Contact Jerry Bennett, 614-262-8497, or the parish office.

Wellness Ministry - Parish Nurse Program

Parish Nurses are registered nurses who provide health education and health screenings to frail, elderly and disabled people who live in our area. They refer them to needed medical services and reach out to the under served by treating conditions before they become emergencies. The goal of the Parish Nurse Program is to allow people to make informed decisions which will help them achieve a healthy pattern of living and a new and better balance in their lives. For more information on this program, contact parish nurses Sharon Tantes, 614-262-1881 or Dianna Cummings, 614-262-2895 or the parish office.

Prayer Ministry

This ministry is dedicated to praying for and supporting members of our parish, and their families, who have physical, emotional or other special needs. Members of this ministry should have a commitment to daily prayer for the prayer request which are received by the ministry coordinator. If you are willing to participate in this special ministry, or have a prayer request, contact Jeanne Stoker, 614-880-1205 or the parish office.

Sacristan Ministry

Sacristans maintain the altar and worship space and care for the vessels and vestments in preparation for the week-end liturgy and other special celebrations.

Immaculate Conception Women's Club

Since 1945, the Immaculate Conception Women’s Club has been serving our Church and community. The Women’s Club has many fun activities such as the annual card party, pot-luck dinner and spring box lunch. Service to parish includes cleaning the church, funeral luncheons, Blood Mobile, Christmas cookies and cards for shut-ins, hosting parish receptions and much more. All women of the parish are invited. Contact Cindy Colucy 614-267-0557 or the parish office.

Women's Bowling League

The women of IC participate in a bowling league that has been in existence over 45 years. They bowl on Tuesday mornings from 9:00AM until 12 Noon from September through April. Women of all ages are invited to join. Contact Debbie Hill, 614-268-4290 or the parish office.

"WEE" Care Ministry

Complimentary Child care is offered for children aged 6 mo to 3 yrs by caring volunteers during the 9:30 Mass in the Children’s Center. To volunteer to assist with this ministry, or for child care information, call Wendi Jenkins, 614-447-9335 or the parish office.

Parish Finance Committee

The Finance Committee is appointed. They meet quarterly, or as needed, to assist with financial aspects of our parish. The committee assist in the budgeting planning, reviews parish and school income and expenses, and assists in all major financial decisions. Committee members serve a three year term.

Hospitality Committee

The Hospitality Committee meets periodically to plan activities which promote a warm and welcoming spirit in our parish. Some of their activities include Hospitality Sunday and Newcomers Potluck. New members are welcome. If you would like to serve on this committee, call the parish office.

Parish Festival

The largest money raising and social event of the year. This is a two-day event held each year at the end of July. The Festival includes games for adults and children, free entertainment, lots of food, drink and fun. This event requires many workers and is a great opportunity to get to know other members of the parish. To volunteer or for more information, call the parish office, 614-267-9241.

Lenten Fish Fry

Mark your calendars for the Fridays of Lent (except Good Friday) and plan to attend our parish Fish Fry held in Marian Hall, 5:30 – 7:30 PM. Our Fish Fry is open to the public but is a special time for our parish and community to gather for food and fellowship. The meal is great, the price is right and it’s lots of fun. It takes many helping hands to present this special event. If you would like to help with the “best fish fry in town”. Call the parish office.

Rise, then, for this is your duty! We are with you, so have courage and act!
Ezra 10:4