Five men were ordained as deacons during a May 26 ordination Mass at Rochester's Sacred Heart Cathedral. Bishop Salvatore R. Matano ordained Deacons Michael Kristan, Binh-Yen Nguyen and James Pegoni to the permanent diaconate, while Deacon's Matthew Walter and Daniel White were ordained as transitional deacons as they continue to prepare for the priesthood.

  • 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.