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  • St. Anne Church Novena July 17-26 - Tuesday June 11th, 2013 Each evening we will gather at 7:30 in St. Anne Church for evening prayer, with the reflection as part of evening prayer. The Mass for the Feast day will also be at 7:30, with reception after. Please plan to join us for all or as many of the Novena evenings as you can.
  • Latest Catholic Schools Newsletter - Tuesday June 11th, 2013 Meet Anthony S. Cook, new Catholic Schools superintendent: Anthony S. Cook III is moving from one “coaching” job to another this summer. On July 1, Cook becomes superintendent of Catholic schools for the Diocese of Rochester. Meanwhile, this past April 26 he was named Section V coach of the year, after his Aquinas Institute boys indoor track team won a second sectional championship ...
  • Memorandum of Opposition to abortion expansion - Monday June 10th, 2013 http://www.nyscatholic.org/2013/06/governors-program-bill-9-the-womens-equality-act/
  • Bus trip to Albany June 12 to oppose abortion expansion - Thursday June 6th, 2013 Governor Cuomo introduced legislation that if passed, will expand access to abortion and  permit abortion through the ninth month of pregnancy in New York State.  Our NYS Senators need to here our opposition to the Women’s Equality Act for so long as it contains the abortion expansion provisions. Go to http://www.nysenate.gov/senators to find your senator and telephone ...
  • Questions regarding abortion expansion in NYS - Tuesday June 4th, 2013 Five months after initially proposing it, and with less than three weeks left in the legislative session, Gov. Cuomo today will finally make public his abortion agenda. Statements from the administration indicate the bill would significantly ease restrictions in state law on late-term (third-trimester) abortion, a policy completely out of step with the attitudes of most ...
  • Read Bishops’ statement on abortion expansion bill - Tuesday June 4th, 2013 Statement of the Bishops of New York State on the abortion expansion bill Following is a statement of Timothy Cardinal Dolan and the Bishops of New York State: June 4, 2013: We are profoundly distressed by the introduction of a bill in New York State today that would ease restrictions in state law on late-term abortion and ...
  • E&C team wins national award - Friday May 31st, 2013 Evangelization & catechesis team wins national award Evangelization and Catechesis team wins national award for technological innovations in ministry (May 31, 2013) The staff of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Rochester’s Department of Evangelization and Catechesis has been honored with a national award by the National Conference for Catechetical Leadership, based Washington, D.C. The award was presented at NCCL’s recent ...
  • At St. Bernard’s: Drones and the Right to Life - Tuesday May 28th, 2013 Mary Ellen O’Connell is Research Professor of International Dispute Resolution at the Kroc Institute for Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame, and has served as a professional military educator for the U.S. Department of Defense. She has extensively studied international law implications of military attacks by unmanned drones, focusing her research in the areas of international legal ...
  • Join us for the Caribbean Celebration - Tuesday May 28th, 2013 23rd Annual Diocesan Caribbean Celebration with special guests G.R.A.C.E. Music Ministry from the Archdiocese of Port of Spain Sponsored by the Office for Cultural Diversity Roman Catholic Diocese of Rochester
  • Retreat for Fathers June 15 - Tuesday May 28th, 2013 Retreat for Fathers June 15 A retreat for fathers,  “A Father’s Heart,” will be offered on Saturday morning, June 15, 2013 in the Newcomb Friendship Center at St. Cecilia’s Church, 2732 Culver Road, Rochester. The program will begin with Mass at 9:30 a.m. and end at noon. The focus of the retreat will be the reflection of Pope Francis on the ...

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