Bishop Salvatore R. Matano ordained Fathers Matthew J. Walter and Daniel L. White June 1 at Rochester’s Sacred Heart Cathedral during a Solemn Mass of Ordination. During the Mass, Father Walter and Father White declared their intention to undertake the office of priesthood and promised obedience and respect to Bishop Matano and his successors. At the conclusion of Mass, the faithful were invited to receive the first priestly blessings from the new priests.

  • 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.
  • Feb 22, 2010
    St. Ann's Home in Rochester marked Valentine's Day by inviting residents and their significant others to attend a special afternoon tea.
  • Feb 18, 2010
    Ash Wednesday, which fell this year on Feb. 17, marks the start of Lent.