• At the moment she learned that Bishop Emeritus Matthew H. Clark has been diagnosed with early stage Alzheimer’s disease, Rose Carnegie couldn’t have been performing a more fitting...

    Bishop Emeritus Matthew H. Clark gives a witness talk during an Alzheimer's prayer service at St. Mary Church in Elmira Sept. 24. Bishop Clark was recently diagnosed with the disease.

    Bishop Emeritus Matthew H. Clark gives a witness talk during an Alzheimer's prayer service at St. Mary Church in Elmira Sept. 24. Bishop Clark was recently diagnosed with the disease. (Courier photo by John Haeger)

  • CANISTEO — Overlooking shelves of food and racks of clothing, a large photograph of...

    <p>Steve Olix, rural coordinator of Turning Point, poses Sept. 24 at Steuben County Rural Ministry&rsquo;s site in Canisteo. He recently shared memories about Sister Susan Cain, the ministry&rsquo;s former director, who died in May. (Courier photo by John Haeger)  </p>

    Steve Olix, rural coordinator of Turning Point, poses Sept. 24 at Steuben County Rural Ministry’s site in Canisteo. He recently shared memories about Sister Susan Cain, the ministry’s former director, who died in May. (Courier photo by John Haeger)

  • Last school year, the Diocese of Rochester found a space for all of the students from its 18 elementary and middle schools to gather to pray the rosary together.

    <p>Students from St. Mary Our Mother School in Horseheads gather to lead a livestreamed virtual rosary March 20. (Photo courtesy of St. Mary Our Mother School)  </p>

    Students from St. Mary Our Mother School in Horseheads gather to lead a livestreamed virtual rosary March 20. (Photo courtesy of St. Mary Our Mother School)