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  • Wedding Jubilee Mass - Thursday March 7th, 2013 Bishop Matthew Clark will preside at a Wedding Jubilee Mass to honor couples who have been married 25 years or more on Sunday, May 5, 2013, at 2:00 PM at Sacred Heart Cathedral in Rochester. A reception will follow the Mass to honor the attendees. Please send your name and address to Sylvia Mancuso at smancuso@dor.org or call 800-388-7177 x1295, or ...
  • Inside the Conclave (informational graphic) - Tuesday March 5th, 2013 http://usccb.org/about/leadership/holy-see/interregnum/upload/conclave-2013-cns-graphic-large.jpg
  • Bishop Emeritus Clark honored - Monday March 4th, 2013 Fordham presents President’s Medal to Bishop Clark Left to right: Rev. Joseph M. McShane, S.J., president of Fordham University, with Bishop of Rochester Emeritus Matthew H. Clark and Bishop of Albany Howard J. Hubbard after presenting them with the Fordham President’s Medal at the University’s Rose Hill campus on Wednesday, March 6.  Most Rev. Matthew H. Clark, ...
  • Day of Penance Schedule for 3/26 - Thursday February 28th, 2013 March 26, 2013 12:30-7:30 pm unless otherwise noted For more information on the Day of Penance in the Diocese of Rochester visit: http://forgiven.dor.org “Sin is never an individual affair. Sin damages our relationships with others and all of creation. Thus, sin is never a purely individual affair and has social dimensions” (Pope Benedict XVI, Sacramentum Caritatis 20; John Paul ...
  • How a New Pope is Chosen - Monday February 25th, 2013 http://www.usccb.org/about/leadership/holy-see/benedict-xvi/upload/Q-A-on-the-2013-Papal-Transition-Process.pdf
  • Resources for Lent 2013 - Wednesday February 13th, 2013 http://usccb.org/prayer-and-worship/liturgical-resources/lent/index.cfm
  • Bp. Cunningham statement on Pope’s resignation - Monday February 11th, 2013 Statement of Bp. Cunningham regarding Pope’s resignation Feb. 11, 2013 “I join with those around the world in being surprised by Pope Benedict XVI’s announcement of his resignation.  His decision is clearly one of great courage and one of deep love for the Church.  He has publicly recognized that he no longer has the strength to carry ...
  • “Our Legacy, Our Future, Our Hope” Campaign launched - Wednesday January 30th, 2013 “Our Legacy, Our Future, Our Hope” Campaign launched “Our Legacy, Our Future, Our Hope’  campaign seeks $14 million to support the Priesthood ROCHESTER, New York, Jan. 30, 2013 – The Roman Catholic Diocese of Rochester today launched the public phase of a major fundraising initiative called Our Legacy, Our Future, Our Hope, a $14 million capital campaign aimed at supporting ...
  • Pope’s message for Lent 2013 - Tuesday January 29th, 2013 The celebration of Lent, in the context of the Year of Faith, offers us a valuable opportunity to meditate on the relationship between faith and charity: between believing in God – the God of Jesus Christ – and love, which is the fruit of the Holy Spirit and which guides us on the path of ...
  • God’s Gift of Forgiveness - Tuesday January 29th, 2013 http://www.usccb.org/prayer-and-worship/sacraments/penance/upload/Penance-Statement-ENG.pdf