• As a longtime personal-fitness trainer, Carol Bucci believes that her clients achieve the best results by viewing themselves honestly and committing to improvement.

    <p>Carol Bucci has organized a new “Living Boldly” ministry at Henrietta's St. Marianne Cope Parish.

    Carol Bucci has organized a new “Living Boldly” ministry at Henrietta's St. Marianne Cope Parish. (Courier photo by Jeff Witherow)

  • Students at All Saints Academy in Corning recently spent several weeks getting to know St. Joseph.

    <p>During a St. Joseph&rsquo;s Day Mass at St. Joseph Church in Penfield March 19, Bishop Salvatore R. Matano is seen behind an image of the saint that was created by students at St. Joseph School. (Courier photo by Jeff Witherow)  </p>

    During a St. Joseph’s Day Mass at St. Joseph Church in Penfield March 19, Bishop Salvatore R. Matano is seen behind an image of the saint that was created by students at St. Joseph School. (Courier photo by Jeff Witherow)

  • When it comes to titles of parishes and other organizations, St. Joseph endures as one of the most popular names in the Rochester Diocese.

    <p>St. Joseph Church in Penfield is seen in 2017. (Courier file photo)  </p>

    St. Joseph Church in Penfield is seen in 2017. (Courier file photo)

  • Father Tom Farrell, pastor of Stella Marish Parish in Door County, Wis., distributes Communion to people attending an outdoor Mass Sept. 6, 2020, at the home of Larry and Diane Kahlscheuer on Washington Island.

    Father Tom Farrell, pastor of Stella Marish Parish in Door County, Wis., distributes Communion to people attending an outdoor Mass Sept. 6, 2020, at the home of Larry and Diane Kahlscheuer on Washington Island. The Kahlscheuers began hosting outdoor Masses in June, when Green Bay Bishop David L. Ricken allowed public celebration of Masses with social-distancing restrictions. Washington Island has no Catholic church, and the Lutheran church where local Catholics usually gathered for Mass is still closed due to the coronavirus pandemic. (CNS photo by Sam Lucero/The Compass)

    Sep 09, 2020
  • John Davisson poses for a photo with a Lego replica of the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington

    John Davisson poses for a photo with a Lego replica of the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington. (CNS photo, courtesy Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception via Catholic Standard)

    Sep 02, 2020
  • <p>Children in the faith-formation program at St. John of Rochester Parish in Fairport work on craft projects Aug. 5. (Photo courtesy of Pam Sikora)  </p>

    Children in the faith-formation program at St. John of Rochester Parish in Fairport work on craft projects Aug. 5. (Photo courtesy of Pam Sikora)

    Aug 28, 2020
  • These are priest cookies made by Genevie Alejandro.

    These are priest cookies made by Genevie Alejandro. She made her first batch of sugar cookies, shaped as priests with their Roman collars, for the birthday of Bishop Steven J. Lopes of the Houston-based Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of St. Peter. (CNS photo courtesy of Geneva Alejandro via The Tablet)

    Aug 13, 2020
  • Missy Bartlett poses with a Catholic puzzle book in her Louisville, Ky., home, in this June 28, 2020, photo. Bartlett's puzzles are also published in Catholic newspapers across the nation and internationally.

    Missy Bartlett poses with a Catholic puzzle book in her Louisville, Ky., home, in this June 28, 2020, photo. Bartlett's puzzles are also published in Catholic newspapers across the nation and internationally. (CNS photo courtesy The Record)

    Aug 03, 2020
  • <p>Taylor Tisdale stands inside the tower he constructed July 15 during a summer program at All Saints Academy in Corning. (Courier photo by Jeff Witherow)  </p>

    Taylor Tisdale stands inside the tower he constructed July 15 during a summer program at All Saints Academy in Corning. (Courier photo by Jeff Witherow)

    Aug 03, 2020

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