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Last Updated: January 14, 2015

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March 28, 2013
Vigil planned in Albany to oppose abortion bill
Vigil planned in Albany to oppose abortion bill

Courier photo by Mike Crupi

A statewide coalition of pro-life organizations hopes to draw large crowds to Albany April 15 to oppose expansion of New York's abortion laws.

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By Amy Kotlarz/Catholic Courier
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March 28, 2013
Two McQuaid students may attend prom as a couple

McQuaid Jesuit High School has decided to permit two male students to attend the school's Junior Ball as a couple.

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By Amy Kotlarz/Catholic Courier
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March 19, 2013
Diocesan Catholic Charities director honored

Jack Balinsky, diocesan director of Catholic Charities, will receive an award from the NYS Catholic Conference's Council of Catholic Charities Directors.

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By Amy Kotlarz/Catholic Courier
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March 14, 2013
Masses set to celebrate, pray for new pope
Masses set to celebrate, pray for new pope

Some Rochester Diocese parishes quickly scheduled Masses in response to Pope Francis's request for prayers as he begins his papacy.

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By Amy Kotlarz/Catholic Courier
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March 13, 2013
Diocese reacts to election of Pope Francis

Diocesan Catholics reacted with interest, surprise and tears to the election of the first South American and the first Jesuit pope.

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By Annette Jiménez, Jennifer Burke and Amy Kotlarz/Catholic Courier
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March 13, 2013
Election elates Pastoral Center workers
Election elates Pastoral Center workers

Employees of the diocesan Pastoral Center flocked to a large-screen TV March 13 for a Catholic version of March Madness.

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By Mike Latona/Catholic Courier
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March 12, 2013
State's bishops to honor Bishop Emeritus Clark

Bishop Emeritus Matthew H. Clark will receive the John Cardinal O’Connor Award for Extraordinary Service.

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March 5, 2013
Bishop Emeritus Matthew H. Clark to be honored
Bishop Emeritus Matthew H. Clark to be honored

Bishop Emeritus Matthew H. Clark will receive Fordham University's highest honor March 6.

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