The Office of Communications handles all media and public affairs for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany.
If you are a journalist and would like information and/or comments, or would like to schedule an interview with Bishop Edward B. Scharfenberger or another diocesan official, please contact the Office of Communications.
November 20, 2020After an extensive investigation, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany announced today that it will add the late Rev. Lawrence G. McTavey to its List of Offenders, citing “reasonable cause” related to four allegations of sexual abuse against minors.
November 16, 2020Bishop Edward B. Scharfenberger announced the following pastoral assignment effective November 28, 2020.
November 10, 2020The following is a statement by Bishop Edward B. Scharfenberger in response to the release of the Holy See's report on former cardinal Theodore McCarrick.