Author: Matthew Pecchia

Resignation of the Pastor of St. Paul the Apostle Parish, New Middletown
Reverend Lawrence Frient, pastor of St. Paul the Apostle Parish, New Middletown and Canonical Pastor of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary, Lowellville has resigned after the Diocese of Youngstown received new information [...]
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Bishop Murry’s Return to Work
On Tuesday, September 4, 2018, Bishop Murry will return to work on a part time basis. On September 4, 2018 at 10:00am he will hold a News Conference. The News [...]
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Letter From Bishop George V. Murry, SJ Regarding Pennsylvania Attorney General’s Report
From the Office of The Bishop August 22, 2018   Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, I write to you today in light of the revelations concerning Archbishop Theodore McCarrick [...]
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Report Issued By Pennsylvania Grand Jury
The Pennsylvania Grand Jury issued a report today, August 14, 2018 that details child sexual abuse by clergy going back more than 70 years in six dioceses of Pennsylvania. This [...]
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Diocese of Youngstown 75th Anniversary Youth Mass
Catholic teens are invited to join in prayer and celebration at Diocese of Youngstown 75th Anniversary Youth Masses being offered in two locations. The first will take place on Sunday, [...]
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Les Moineaux, a Choir from Paris, France Performing at St. Columba Cathedral
St. Columba Cathedral announces a concert on Saturday, August 25, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. featuring Les Moineaux, from Paris, France. Les Moineaux choir members range in ages from 10 to [...]
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Statement from the Diocese of Youngstown on the Recent Raid at Fresh Mark
In response to the recent raid at Fresh Mark and the current tensions in immigration law and policy, Very Reverend Monsignor Robert J. Siffrin, Vicar General, released the following statement [...]
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Cause for Servant of God Rhoda Wise Will Go To Rome
The Formal Diocesan Investigation for the Cause of Beatification and Canonization of the Servant of God Rhoda Wise will close on July 6, 2018. The Acts of the Case will [...]
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Health Update on Bishop George V. Murry, S.J.
Bishop George V. Murry, S.J., was released from the Cleveland Clinic Tuesday evening. Diagnosed with acute Leukemia earlier in the month, Bishop Murry’s physicians are pleased with his response to [...]
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Wedding Anniversary Celebration
The Very Reverend Monsignor Robert Siffrin, Vicar General and Moderator of the Curia of the Diocese of Youngstown, will celebrate a special Mass on June 3, 2018, 2:00 p.m. at [...]
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