Gate of Heaven Cemetery was opened in 1947 as the first Archdiocesan Cemetery in Cincinnati. Section One is the place of the first interment. Named after the mystery of the Assumption of Mary, like Mary we are given the promise of life eternal with her Son, Jesus.
A great sign appeared in the sky, a womanclothed with the sun, with the moon under her feet, and on her head a crown of twelve stars.
– Revelations 12
“May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope.”
“Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.”
“Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your hearts be troubled, neither let them be afraid.”
“My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.”
“The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?”
“The Lord is near to the brokenhearted and saves the crushed in spirit.”
“Give all your worries to Him, because He cares for you. “