News Releases

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Feb 7, 2019, 3:00 PM
The Diocese of Albany Catholic Schools will hold its 2019 Beacon of Hope Ball on Saturday, March 2, at 6 pm at Glen Sanders Mansion in Scotia.
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Feb 4, 2019, 11:31 AM
Michael Matvey, a former senior editor at the New York Daily News, has been named editor of The Evangelist.
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Feb 1, 2019, 7:30 AM
Articles and TV interviews with Bishop Scharfenberger, covering recent topics and legislation, such as abortion and excommunication.
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Jan 28, 2019, 8:32 PM
Bishops of New York issue statement on the passage of the Child Victims Act.
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Jan 25, 2019, 12:45 PM
Bishop Edward B. Scharfenberger has released the following statement in response to those who are calling for the excommunication of Gov. Andrew Cuomo
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Jan 25, 2019, 11:00 AM
An Interim Leadership Team has been appointed to the parish of Our Lady of Hope, Copake Falls.
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Jan 24, 2019, 9:00 AM
Distinguished Catholic school educators to be honored
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Jan 19, 2019, 6:30 PM
Bishop Edward B. Scharfenberger has issued an open letter to Gov. Cuomo regarding the Reproductive Health Act.
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Jan 18, 2019, 12:15 PM
Due to the impending winter storm which is forecasted to be severe, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany has told parishes that they may cancel, delay, postpone, or reschedule Masses for Sunday, Jan. 20, if necessary.
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Dec 21, 2018, 12:00 PM
Bishop Edward B. Scharfenberger has announced the following pastoral appointments.