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Gift Guide, Part Two: Shops

Gift Guide, Part Two: Shops

Shopping for Christmas? Don't forget the gifts and books at local Catholic stores!

Shopping for Christmas? Don’t forget the gifts and books at local Catholic stores!

UPDATED! See end of post for new store.

A guide to local Catholic stores, products, and more. Today: Stores, and a farm. Wednesday: Music and online publishers.


Innervisions Religious Books and Gifts
Bookstore on Beechmont Avenue in Anderson Twp. (OH); sells a large variety of books and gifts.


The Catholic Shop
Bookstore in a renovated house in Madiera — a bibliophile’s dream home with every wall lined in bookshelves.


Our Lady’s Work Shop
Small store in Our Lady of the Holy Spirit Center, the former seminary in Norwood (OH). Books and gifts.


Two Hearts Shop
New store in Silverton (OH) run by the same people who run Our Lady’s Work Shop (see above).


Catholic Station Religious Books and Gifts
Books, gifts, more; located in a Florence (KY) strip center.


Veritas Catholic Books and Gifts 
Store in Dayton (OH).


Trinity Church Supply
In addition to supplying churches with everything from incense to statuary, Trinity Church Supply in Mt. Airy/Cheviot (OH) also maintains a retail store selling books and gifts.


The Good Shepherd
Store on Colerain Avenue (Colerain Twp., OH) sells books and gifts and a large line of Fontanini Nativity figures.

Meyer*Vogelpohl Church Goods and Religious Art
Long located in downtown Cincinnati this church supply store is now located near St. Rita School for the Deaf. In addition to a full line of church supplies, the company has a retail showroom open to the public, where it sells religious art and one-of-a-kind religious items.

Easter Rising Farm

This Friendship (IN) farm specializes in grass-fed beef, poultry, and lamb. Orders for special occasions (turkeys, etc.) accepted, or become a member of the farm’s Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) group for regular purchases. Pick up at the farm; limited delivery options also available.


Maria Stein Shrine of the Holy Relics Pilgrim Shop
This store at the Shrine of the Holy Relics in Maria Stein (OH) features souvenirs of the Shrine, as well as religious books and gifts. For hours, click on the link above.


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