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.
September 14, 2021Bishop Edward B. Scharfenberger will celebrate the annual White Mass for Health Care Workers on Saturday, Oct. 2, at 4 p.m. in the Coliseum church at the Our Lady of Martyr’s Shrine in Auriesville.
August 27, 2021
Bishop Scharfenberger Seeks Advisement of Independent Review Board on Three Retired Clergy Named in CVA CasesBishop Edward B. Scharfenberger has asked the independent Diocesan Review Board to offer advisement on the following clergy, each of whom has an allegation of child sexual abuse filed against him through the Child Victims Act.
August 24, 2021
PARISHES IN THE DIOCESE OF ALBANY TO TAKE UP SPECIAL COLLECTION TO SUPPORT THOSE DEVASTED BY EARTHQUAKE, STORM IN HAITIBishop Edward B. Scharfenberger has asked parishes of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany to take up a special collection to support those people devastated by the recent earthquake and storm in Haiti.