Category: Press Release

Department of Catholic Charities
Monsignor Robert J. Siffrin, Diocesan Administrator, announces that Rachel Hrbolich will assume responsibility for the oversight of activities previously assigned to the Department for Social Concerns, in addition to her [...]
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Reverend David J. Bonnar Named as Bishop of the Diocese of Youngstown
Pope Francis has named Reverend David J. Bonnar of the Diocese of Pittsburgh as the 6th Bishop of Youngstown.  This appointment was publicized in Washington, D.C. this morning by Archbishop [...]
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Lutheran-Catholic Covenant – 20th Anniversary on October 29, 2020
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Youngstown (DOY) and the Northeastern Ohio Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (NEOS ELCA) announce the 20th Anniversary of the Lutheran- Catholic Covenant, [...]
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Respect Life Month
October is Respect Life Month, and Archbishop Joseph F. Naumann of Kansas City in Kansas and chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ (USCCB) Committee on Pro-Life Activities has [...]
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Wedding Anniversary Celebration
The Very Reverend Monsignor Robert J. Siffrin, Diocesan Administrator of the Diocese of Youngstown, will celebrate a special Mass on October 18, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. at St. Columba Cathedral, [...]
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Relocation of the Hispanic Mass to St. Dominic Parish
In 2019, The Most Reverend George V. Murry, S.J., (now deceased) announced the approved plan for pastoral regions for the Diocese of Youngstown.  The late Bishop Murry stated “given the [...]
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Wedding Anniversary Celebration Planned
The Office of Pro-Life, Marriage and Family Ministry of the Catholic Diocese of Youngstown is sponsoring a Wedding Anniversary Celebrations to honor couples who are observing their 25th, 40th, 50th [...]
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Learning Opportunities for Adults
Adults seeking to learn more or deepen their understanding of topics in faith and Catholic Church practice can take advantage of new online opportunities provided by the Office of Religious [...]
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Two New Pastors Named
On May 29, 2020, the Most Reverend George V. Murry, S.J., appointed Reverend Christopher Cicero pastor of Blessed Sacrament Parish and St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Warren and Reverend Martin [...]
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Funeral Arrangements Additional Live Streaming
WIVM TV 39 in Canton is picking up the LIVE broadcast from WKBN TV-27 of Bishop Murry’s funeral on Friday.   It can be viewed on: Spectrum channel 989 in the Alliance and Canton [...]
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