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Encounters on the Journey

Moments of grace, beauty and inspiration discovered in plain sight

Here in the diocesan Communications Office we are blessed with regular opportunities to meet Catholics in the region, visit parishes and schools, and cover or participate in special events. Sometimes those experiences take unexpected turns and lead to profound encounters or a much-needed dose of humor or split-second flashes of hope and joy. Throughout our work week, we’ll use this blog to post the grace-filled glimpses that catch our eye and capture our heart but don’t quite make the headlines of the day.


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    December 17, 2018

    Find Holiday Mass Times and Locations

    Mass schedules and locations for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day can be found on this interactive map for parishes throughout the Diocese of Albany.

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    November 02, 2018

    Communion of Saints

    On the Feast of All Saints, relics from around the diocese found a resting place at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception.

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    September 13, 2018

    Watch Sunday Mass Online

    Over the next few weeks, the Diocese of Albany will be featuring the live streams from some of our local parishes. We welcome you to explore www.rcda.org/livemass to view some of these online liturgies and ask that you please share the link with anyone who may benefit from these services.

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    June 15, 2018

    Encounters on the Journey

    Moments of grace and beauty, inspiration and awe discovered in plain sight