Welcome Father Ryan Ruiz!
We welcome Father Ryan Ruiz to Our Lady of Lourdes. Father Ryan will celebrate the sacraments on weekends, on a schedule alternating with Father Len. Father Ryan begins his service June 27.
Fr. Ryan was ordained a priest for the Archdiocese of Cincinnati in May of 2008.
He currently serves as Dean of the School of Theology, Director of Liturgy, Assistant
Professor of Liturgy and Sacraments, and member of the formation faculty at Mount
St. Mary’s Seminary and School of Theology (The Athenaeum of Ohio), the
theological seminary sponsored by the Archdiocese of Cincinnati, where he teaches courses on Liturgy and Sacraments and Homiletics.
Father Ryan served as parochial vicar of Incarnation Parish in Centerville, Ohio (2008-2011) and was assigned to graduate studies in Rome, Italy (2011-2016). He is a member of the Society for Catholic Liturgy, a scholarly and professional organization for the promotion of the sacred liturgy, sits on various committees and commissions for the Archdiocese of Cincinnati, and teaches adjunct at the Liturgical Institute of the University of St. Mary of the Lake (Mundelein) in Chicago during the summers.