2021 Day of Prayer


Bishop Scharfenberger invites you to a Diocesan Day of Prayer and Celebration for all the People of the Albany Diocese on Saturday, September 25, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at St. Edward the Confessor Church, 569 Clifton Park Center Road, Clifton Park.

Read Bishop Scharfenberger’s invitation letter.

The day will begin with a special prayer for God’s strength, and an uplifting message from Father Bob Longobucco, Vicar General and Moderator of the Curia. From this morning prayer, the day will continue with time to reflect more deeply on the gift of God’s hope, led by Bob McCarty, well-known national presenter, and former director of the National Federation for Catholic Youth Ministry. Finally, the day will conclude with a Holy Hour and a recommitment to “go announce the Gospel of the Lord!”

The event is free, but registration is required. Please register by September 15.

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