Catholic Courier

Regional Life

Nazareth Elementary is moving to a new location
Nazareth Elementary is moving to a new location File photo
June 21, 2017

Students who attend Rochester’s Nazareth Elementary School will do so in a new location this fall.

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Family grateful for support
Family grateful for support
June 5, 2017

Ali Abdulkadir Ali of Rochester spent nearly a month in a Columbus, Ohio, hospital recovering from injuries he suffered during an April 17 shooting that took the lives of his best friends.

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Family receives state K of C honor
Family receives state K of C honor
June 5, 2017

The Rivera family is so dedicated to its parish and community that it has netted a major honor from the Knights of Columbus: New York state’s Family of the Year.

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Legion hopes for resurgence
Legion hopes for resurgence
June 5, 2017

Within the past year, new chapters — or praesidia — of the Legion of Mary have sprung up at St. Joseph Parish in Penfield and St. Jerome Parish in East Rochester. Local leaders of the Legion, which has had a presence in the Diocese of Rochester since 1939, hope these new groups represent the beginning of a resurgence for the lay apostolate.

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Two to present at Merton conference
May 30, 2017

Sister Monica Weis, SSJ, has written extensively about Thomas Merton: She’s had three books published, the most recent one having been released in 2016.

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Preparations for new church begin
May 26, 2017

Site work has begun for construction of a new church building on the campus of St. Pius Tenth Parish in Chili.

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Cluster becomes parish
May 26, 2017

Three faith communities in southwest Monroe County and northeast Livingston County will combine into a single parish at the end of June.

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