Welcome to St. Benedict the Moor Parish

A Catholic community united in faith, Hope and Love and dedicated to the love of God and neighbor. We are a Vibrant Multi-Cultural Community of believers Evangelizing the world as we evangelize our neighborhood. Together with our sister parish St. Mary’s, we are building bridges between East and West side of Dayton living out our faith.

Are you a new person in the Dayton area, are you looking for a Traditional Catholic Place or are you looking for the Gospel Mass you found one. Please visit our website to educate yourself more on the Catholic Teachings. I especially want to invite you to stay more connected with us by… Visiting this website often for frequent updates.


Stay in touch with your parish. Get the latest news, events, and information available online. Click here for the latest St. Benedict the Moor bulletin.

Father FrancisAsk Father Francis

Here you will find frequently asked questions about the parish and about the Catholic faith. Please enjoy recommended reading from Fr. Francis including Catholic features provided free by the Franciscans and St. Anthony Messenger Press.

If you would like to send Fr. Francis a question, send him your question via email at: pastor@unitedinhope.org.


Dear Father,
Is there an update available on the Spiritans Presence?

Yes. You can click here for the Spiritans Presence Update.

Please join us to pray the Rosary.


Cincinnati Office of the African American Catholic

Please visit the Office of African American Catholic The website includes:

  • A Monthly Article
  • Black Catholic History Articles
  • Black History Articles
  • List of Upcoming Seminars & Events
  • List of African American Catholic Parishes
  • List of Catholic Parishes located in African American Communities
  • Links to Other African American Catholic Websites
  • Application for the Archbishop Alter College Scholarship Grant and more.

If you have any suggestions on information you would like to see on the website, please call Deacon Royce Winters at (513) 421-3131, ext 242 or send an e-mail to rwinters@catholiccincinnati.org.

Come Visit

Mass Schedule:

Traditional Mass:
Saturday, 4:30 PM

Gospel Choir Mass:
Sunday, 11 AM

Daily Mass:
Holy Days of Obligation: 6:30 PM

Ghanaian Mass:
Time to be announced.

Click here for information on other Sacraments.


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