Bishop Salvatore R. Matano celebrated the Solemn Mass of Chrism April 16 at Rochester’s Sacred Heart Cathedral. During the liturgy, priests from across the diocese renewed their priestly vows before Bishop Matano blessed the sacred oils — the Oil of the Sick, the Oil of the Catechumens and the Sacred Chrism — which will be used at diocesan parishes throughout the coming year.

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  • Apr 05, 2010
    More than 200 pro-life advocates gathered on Good Friday, April 2, for the Stations of the Cross in Reparation for Abortion.
  • Mar 31, 2010
    The annual Chrism Mass was celebrated by Bishop Matthew H. Clark March 30 at Rochester's Sacred Heart Cathedral.
  • Mar 29, 2010
    Kindergarten students from St. Rita School in Webster visited Cherry Ridge, a senior living community in Webster.
  • Mar 25, 2010
    On March 20 Seton Catholic School in Brighton hosted its annual BLAST celebration and fundraiser in the school's gymnasium.
  • Mar 11, 2010
    High-school seniors from across the diocese were honored March 10 during a Hands of Christ awards ceremony.
  • Mar 09, 2010
    The Nazareth Academy basketball team earned their ninth Section 5 crown in the past 12 seasons by defeating Wellsville 60-50 March 5.

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