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June 14, 2017
Body and blood of Christ, 'Bread of Life'
Body and blood of Christ, 'Bread of Life'

"I am the living bread that came down from heaven; whoever eats this bread will live forever" (Jn 6:51). We celebrate the Body and Blood of Christ, Jesus says: "My flesh is true food and my blood is true drink."

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By Julio Roche
June 14, 2017
Sunday Readings from June 18 - July 9
May 17, 2017
Three men to be ordained priests
Three men to be ordained priests

Three young men, separated in age by only 18 months, soon will become the newest members of the diocesan presbyterate.

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By Mike Latona/EMC
May 16, 2017
Ask the Holy Spirit for help
Ask the Holy Spirit for help

"In the name of the Father, and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit" (Mt. 28, 19). All these Sundays are full of very important celebrations, the Ascension of the Lord Jesus, the celebration of Pentecost and the solemnity of the Very Holy Trinity.

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By Fr. Janier Erick Viloria
May 19, 2017
Easter's joy to Pentecost's flame
Easter's joy to Pentecost's flame

During these 50 days of Easter joy, we also can look forward to the outpouring of the Holy Spirit on Pentecost. The Holy Spirit strengthened the disciples so they could preach God's word without fear. What would you do if you let the Holy Spirit inspire you?

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Maria-Pia Negro Chin
May 15, 2017
Sunday Readings from May 21 - June 11
April 12, 2017
Remember who we are called to be as Jesus’ disciples
Remember who we are called to be as Jesus’ disciples

Recently I had jury duty. The accused was charged with a felony that took place six years ago. As potential jurors, we were asked whether we would need physical evidence to prove the guilt or innocence of the accused and told that the only evidence that would be presented would be the testimony of the victim. 

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By Sr. Donna Del Santo
April 12, 2017
Sunday Readings from April 16-May 14
March 20, 2017
Hispanics, others gear up for local encuentros
Hispanics, others gear up for local encuentros

Local parishioners will be asked to step outside their comfort zones as they take part in a national encuentro process at their parishes this spring.

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By Annette Jiménez/EMC
March 16, 2017
Day encourages people to rediscover sacrament
Day encourages people to rediscover sacrament

Helping Catholics rediscover the sacrament of reconciliation is the focus of the Diocese of Rochester's Day of Penance and Mercy, scheduled for Tuesday, March 28.

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By Gina Capellazzi/EMC
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