News Releases

Aug 21, 2023, 5:10 PM
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany releases details on Bishop Hubbard's funeral.
Aug 19, 2023, 2:33 PM
This is the message Bishop Edward B. Scharfenberger shared with all in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany upon news that Bishop Emeritus Howard J. Hubbard passed away.
Aug 7, 2023, 2:48 PM
Catholic Central School (CCS), a premier PreK-12th grade nonpublic school in the Capital Region will be expanding its campus located on the St. Ambrose Parish property in Latham.
Aug 1, 2023, 2:34 PM
Bishop Ed's letter to priests, deacons, parish leaders and the faithful of the diocese.
Jul 12, 2023, 11:35 AM
A statement by Bishop Edward B. Scharfenberger of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany:
Jun 21, 2023, 12:03 PM
Catholic Central School (CCS) announced today that it will be implementing an innovative program of elective courses for its middle school students this Fall.
Jun 12, 2023, 3:42 PM
Bishop Edward Scharfenberger is pleased to announce the following priest and deacon assignments
Jun 1, 2023, 3:16 PM
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany’s response to the motion filed on May 9, 2023, on behalf of the St. Clare’s pensioners acknowledges that it is appropriate for the issues in the case to be decided by the New York State Supreme Court, Schenectady County, and that the bankruptcy court should enter an order allowing the matter to go forward in state court.
Apr 28, 2023, 1:24 PM
The Catholic School Office of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany has announced the appointment of three new principals: Kelly Leverone at Holy Spirit School, East Greenbush; Kayla Bills at St. Mary’s Institute, Amsterdam, and Matthew Murphy at St. Mary’s School, Waterford. All three appointments are effective July 1, 2023.
Mar 15, 2023, 9:40 AM
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany today filed for reorganization under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code. Parishes and Catholic schools of the Diocese are separately incorporated under New York State’s Religious Corporations Law and are not part of the filing.