Diocese of Rochester receives new bishop - Catholic Courier

Diocese of Rochester receives new bishop

This special section brings together stories, videos and photo galleries about Pope Francis’ Nov. 6 appointment of Bishop Salvatore R. Matano as ninth bishop of Rochester, his introduction to the people of the Diocese, and his first Mass at Sacred Heart Cathedral.

 

Bishop Salvatore R. Matano delivers a homily at Sacred Heart Cathedral.

Several say Bishop Matano is humble, a great teacher

Bishop Salvatore R. Matano arrives at his new post as Bishop of the Diocese of Rochester with glowing recommendations from several people he has worked with, taught and helped.

 

 

 

 

Bishop Salvatore R. Matano meets employees of the diocesan Pastoral Center.

Bishop makes good first impressions

If first impressions count, Rochester’s newly appointed bishop, Bishop R. Salvatore Matano, made a positive one, according to the reactions of several who attended a Nov. 6 press conference at which Bishop Matano spoke.

 

 

 

 

Bishop Salvatore R. Matano speaks during a press conference Nov. 6 at the diocesan Pastoral Center.

Bishop Matano set to take reins of ‘beautiful diocese’

Bishop Salvatore R. Matano, newly appointed as the ninth bishop of Rochester, met the press Nov. 6 at the diocesan Pastoral Center.

 

 

 

 

Bishop Salvatore R. Matano speaks during a press conference Nov. 6 at the diocesan Pastoral Center.

Video: Bishop Matano meets the press and celebrates Mass at Sacred Heart Cathedral

This "Introduction Day" video highlights key moments of Bishop Matano’s introductory press conference as well as his first Mass at Sacred Heart Cathedral.

 

 

 

Bishop Salvatore R. Matano greets parishion

Bishop Matano celebrates first Mass at diocesan cathedral

Most of the people who arrived Nov. 6 for the daily 12:10 p.m. Mass at Sacred Heart Cathedral had no idea they were about to meet Bishop Salvatore R. Matano, the newly appointed ninth bishop of the Diocese of Rochester.

 

 

 

 

Bishop Matano celebrates Mass at the cathedral.

Photo Gallery: Bishop Matano welcomed to Rochester

This gallery of still photos follows Bishop Salvatore R. Matano as he was introduced as the ninth bishop of Rochester and celebrated his first Mass at Rochester’s Sacred Heart Cathedral.

 

 

 

 

Bishop Salvatore R. Matano speaks during a press conference Nov. 6 at the diocesan Pastoral Center.

Video: Complete press conference introducing Bishop Salvatore R. Matano

An unedited version of the live, streaming video transmitted via CatholicCourier.com during the Nov. 6 press conference introducing Bishop Matano.

 

 

 

 

Bishop Salvatore R. Matano is Bishop-Designate of the Diocese of Rochester.

Ninth Bishop of Rochester announced

The Vatican announces that Pope Francis has appointed Bishop Salvatore R. Matano of Burlington, Vt., as Bishop-Designate of Rochester.

 

 

 

 

 

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