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  • Video: New Roman Missal - Wednesday January 5th, 2011 THIS PAGE IS UNAVAILABLE.
  • March for Life Jan. 24 - Tuesday January 4th, 2011 March for Life, Washington, DC, January 24, 2011 At least 6 buses will be departing from the Diocese of Rochester for the March for Life in Washington, D.C., scheduled for Monday, January 24, 2011. All buses will be leaving on the evening of January 23 and returning late night on January 24.  Locations and contact information: St. Mary’s, Canandaigua: $60 ...
  • Advent & Christmas - Monday December 13th, 2010 Beginning the Church’s liturgical year, Advent (from, “ad-venire” in Latin or “to come to”) is the season encompassing the four Sundays (and weekdays) leading up to the celebration of Christmas. The Advent season is a time of preparation that directs our hearts and minds to Christ’s second coming at the end of time and also to ...
  • News Release 12-12-10 - Sunday December 12th, 2010 An allegation of sexual abuse of a minor dating back to the late 1970s has been made against Rev. Dennis J. Shaw, and deemed credible after an investigation by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Rochester. Rev. Shaw was serving at the now-closed St. Francis of Assisi Church in Rochester when the abuse occurred. He has most recently been ...
  • Governor appoints Armantrout - Friday December 10th, 2010 New York State Governor David Paterson has appointed Jann K. Armantrout to a two-year term on the Ethics Committee of the Empire State Stem Cell Board. Armantrout was nominated by NYS Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb, R-Canandaigua. She currently serves as the Diocesan Life Issues Coordinator for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Rochester. In her role ...
  • CMA tops $4 million - Friday December 3rd, 2010 THIS PAGE IS UNAVAILABLE.
  • Catholic Schools Announcement - Wednesday December 1st, 2010 THIS PAGE IS UNAVAILABLE.
  • New Roman Missal resources - Monday October 25th, 2010 The Roman Missal, Third Edition, the ritual text containing prayers and instructions for the celebration of the Mass, has been approved by the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments.  First use of the new text of the new Roman Missal will be on the First Sunday of Advent, November 27, 2011.   Learn more! https://www.dor.org/index.cfm/ministries/liturgy/
  • Latest Schools Newsletter - Friday October 15th, 2010 THIS PAGE IS UNAVAILABLE.
  • Our Cherished Right, Our Sacred Duty - Friday October 8th, 2010 Jack Balinsky, director of Diocese of Rochester Catholic Charities, has received the prestigious Centennial Medal from Catholic Charities USA, one of only 100 to be awarded nationally during the organization’s 100th Anniversary celebration.The medal recognizes the exemplary contributions of individuals and organizations to the work of Catholic Charities to reduce poverty and assist people in ...