Catholic Courier

Posted: July 10, 2009

Last Updated: January 19, 2017

Monroe

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

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

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

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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By Annette Jiménez/Catholic Courier
June 5, 2017
Family receives state K of C honor
Family receives state K of C honor

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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By Mike Latona/Catholic Courier
June 5, 2017
Legion hopes for resurgence
Legion hopes for resurgence

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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By Jennifer Burke/Catholic Courier
May 30, 2017
Two to present at Merton conference

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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May 26, 2017
Preparations for new church begin

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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May 26, 2017
Cluster becomes parish

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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May 26, 2017
Events mark congregation’s 160th year

The Sisters of Mercy will hold two special events this spring and fall as part of the celebration of the order’s 160th anniversary of ministry in the Diocese of Rochester.

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May 11, 2017
House of Mercy founder honored
House of Mercy founder honored
Courtesy of Deacon Dick Lombard
May 1, 2017
Activists tout ‘Raise the Age’
Activists tout ‘Raise the Age’

State officials have agreed with members of the Rochester ACTS interfaith social-justice coalition, who said the time has come for New York to “Raise the Age” of when youth offenders are prosecuted as adults.

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By Annette Jiménez/Catholic Courier
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