A Sept. 11 ceremony marked the opening of a Field of Honor display of 107 flags outside of St. Mary Church in Canandaigua to honor current and past servicemen and servicewomen, victims of the 9/11 terror attacks and first responders. The annual event has raised money for St. Mary School and for the JACK Foundation, a nonprofit organization founded following the death of 3-year-old Jack Heiligman of Webster in 2016. The Field of Honor will be on display Sept. 11-14.

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  • Jul 27, 2017
    Catholic-school students from across the diocese celebrated the start of summer with a variety of activities.
  • Jun 21, 2017
    A memorial service was held June 15 at Rochester’s Our Lady of the Americas Church.
  • Jun 06, 2017
    Three men were ordained diocesan priests during the June 3 priest ordination Mass at Rochester’s Sacred Heart Cathedral.
  • May 30, 2017
    Members of Boy Scout Troop 195 observed Memorial Day by placing thousands of flags in Rochester’s Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
  • May 23, 2017
    Several Asian communities in the Diocese of Rochester were recognized during an Asian Pacific Heritage Month celebration.
  • May 22, 2017
    Long-married couples gathered at Rochester’s Sacred Heart Cathedral to celebrate marriage.

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