News & Press Releases
Press Release | Fifteen men and women were commissioned as Lay Leaders of Prayer on November 15, 2023. Leaders of Prayer are lay persons commissioned to lead the faithful in acts of worship which in the past were most often led by the ordained clergy but may also be led by lay people.
Obituary and Funeral Arrangements | With sorrow, the Most Rev. David J. Bonnar, Bishop of Youngstown, has announced the death of Rev. Robert Kaylor, who died November 10, 2023.
Press Release | A review of financial irregularities at two Youngstown Diocese parishes has expanded beyond the Rev. Maciej (“Matthew”) Mankowski to include scrutiny of another priest, the Rev. Chris Henyk. The evidence collected thus far will soon be turned over to outside public law enforcement authorities.
Press Release | Collective statement from Ohio bishops and additional statement from Bishop David Bonnar
Press Release | Catholic Charities Season of Giving features in-person and online events, including Giving Tuesday events in Youngstown and Canton with Bishop Bonnar
Press Release | Diocese of Youngstown launches “The Catholic Echo Podcast” – New Podcast will feature Bishop David Bonnar and additional guests