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  • Religious Freedom Week, June 22-29 - Monday June 11th, 2018 People of faith are committed to serving others in God’s love in healthcare, child welfare, migration and refugee resettlement, education, and more. Religious freedom protects the space in which we can continue to serve. Religious Freedom Week begins June 22, the Feast of Sts. Thomas More & John Fisher. Join Catholics across the country to pray and act for the freedom ...
  • Bishop to celebrate June 3 Mass to conclude Year of the Eucharist - Wednesday May 9th, 2018 THE MOST REVEREND SALVATORE R. MATANO Bishop of Rochester cordially invites you to The Holy Sacrifice of the Mass for the Solemnity of CORPUS CHRISTI The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ to Conclude the Diocesan Celebrations of the Year of the Eucharist Followed by Eucharistic Procession and Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament
  • Tolton: From Slave to Priest - Tuesday May 1st, 2018 Monday, May 21, 2018 at 7:00pm Aquinas Institute of Rochester 1127 Dewey Avenue, Rochester, NY 14913
  • Religious Freedom Week, June 22-29 - Thursday April 26th, 2018 People of faith are committed to serving others in God’s love in healthcare, child welfare, migration and refugee resettlement, education, and more. Religious freedom protects the space in which we can continue to serve. Religious Freedom Week begins June 22, the Feast of Sts. Thomas More & John Fisher. Join Catholics across the country to pray and ...
  • Safe Environment Newsletter | Spring 2018 - Tuesday April 17th, 2018 Bivona Child Advocacy Center helps children heal after abuse When a child is a victim of sexual or physical abuse, having to re-tell to multiple adults what happened may just exacerbate the trauma. The goal of Bivona Child Advocacy Center is to reduce the trauma that victims experience and ...
  • April is Child Abuse Prevention Month - Thursday April 12th, 2018 The 2017 Annual Report on the Implementation of the Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People, produced by the Secretariat of Child and Youth Protection (SCYP) in 2018, describes the progress of Catholic dioceses/eparchies in implementing victim assistance and child protection policies and programs in the United States, particularly those found within the ...
  • Pope Francis: “Rejoice and Be Glad” - Monday April 9th, 2018 APOSTOLIC EXHORTATION GAUDETE ET EXSULTATE OF THE HOLY FATHER FRANCIS ON THE CALL TO HOLINESS IN TODAY’S WORLD
  • Social Ministry Conference April 26 - Monday April 9th, 2018 An invitation to Pastors, Parish Staff, and Parishioners, especially Parish Council members, Religious Education teachers, Youth Group leaders, & Social Ministry Committee members Workshops and discussions on current social concerns including: The Opioid Crisis; Share the Journey; Refugees & Immigrants; Life Issues; Anti-Hunger Advocacy; PLUS: Social Ministry success stories from Diocese of Rochester parishes
  • Catholic Medical Conference May 5 - Monday April 9th, 2018 The Finger Lakes Guild of the national Catholic Medical Association will present its first conference with speakers and workshops to provide information and support for Catholic medical professionals. The May 5 event at the Rochester Institute of Technology Inn &Conference Center in Henrietta will conclude with the annual White Mass for health-care professionals to be celebrated ...
  • Diocesan Day of Penance is March 14 - Monday March 5th, 2018 The Catholic Church believes the Sacrament of Penance (sometimes called Reconciliation or Confession) is a graced opportunity for us to celebrate God’s forgiveness. The Sacrament calls us to a true sorrow for the sins we have committed, along with an intention to repair our lives and our relationships with God and our community.

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