Year: 2019

9 Days for Life
On January 22 our nation marks the 47th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the Supreme Court decision that made abortion legal throughout the United States. Each year the US Catholic [...]
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Masses for Life 2020
Bishop George V. Murry, S.J. will celebrate two diocesan Masses for Life in January of 2020, inviting all to pray for a greater respect for life at every stage. The [...]
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Columbus Priest Credibly Accused of Abuse of a Minor Served in Youngstown Diocese
In accordance with the Catholic Church’s Charter and Norms for the Protection of Children and Young People, the Most Reverend Robert J. Brennan, Bishop of Columbus, Ohio has informed the [...]
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New Initiative at Cardinal Mooney High School
The Most Reverend George V. Murry, S.J., bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Youngstown has announced an enhanced leadership initiative at Cardinal Mooney High School. Effective immediately, Bishop Murry [...]
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Annual Advent Procession of Lessons and Carols
St. Columba Cathedral will present the annual Advent Procession of Lessons and Carols on Sunday, December 1, at 7:00 p.m.  The program will feature the Cathedral Choir under the direction [...]
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Retirement Fund for Religious
Appeal Helps Religious Communities Care for Aging Members The annual Retirement Fund for Religious collection will be held Nov. 23-24 in the Diocese of Youngstown. The parish-based appeal is coordinated [...]
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National Pastoral Musicians (NMP) New Youngstown Chapter Established
The Office of Worship announces that through the Music Committee of the Diocesan Liturgical Commission, a local chapter of the National Association of Pastoral Musicians (NPM) has been established for [...]
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Two Opportunities to Explore Pope Francis’ Apostolic Exhortation Christus Vivit
Every Catholic adult in the Diocese of Youngstown (and beyond)  is invited to a participate in two-special events to learn more about the recent Apostolic Exhortation, Christus Vivit, translated as [...]
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Bishop George V. Murry, S. J. Health Update
On July 3, 2019, the Most Reverend George V. Murry, S.J., Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Youngstown entered the Cleveland Clinic for a re-occurrence of leukemia.  During a [...]
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Wedding Anniversary Celebration
The Very Reverend Monsignor Robert J. Siffrin, Vicar General for the Diocese of Youngstown will celebrate a special Mass on October 20, 2019, 2:00 p.m. at the Basilica of St. [...]
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