News & Press Releases
Rev. Marian Babjak
Press Release | The Diocese of Youngstown reports the death of the Rev. Marian Babjak on Monday, October 3, 2022 in the Houston, Texas area. At the time of his death, Father Babjak was seeking therapeutic assistance at a treatment center in Houston, Texas. (Note: This news release will be difficult for some readers, including victims of abuse and inappropriate conduct.)
Nicolas (“Nick”) Keller named Compliance Officer for the Diocese of Youngstown
Press Release | Nicolas Keller, J.D. selected as the first Compliance Officer to continue greater financial accountability and transparency throughout the diocese.
Ministry Day 2022 | The Eucharist and Synodality: Journeying Together as the Body of Christ
All interested adults are invited to a day of prayer, learning and community on Saturday, October 8, 2022 at John F. Kennedy High School in Warren.
Bishop Bonnar to meet with Pope Francis, after a week of formation for new bishops
On Monday, September 19, the Most Rev. David J. Bonnar, Bishop of Youngstown, will celebrate Holy Mass with the Holy Father, Pope Francis, at Saint Peter’s Basilica in Rome.
Diocesan Mass for Life
Press Release | The Most Reverend David J. Bonnar, Bishop of Youngstown, will celebrate a diocesan Mass for Life on Saturday, October 1, at 5:00 p.m. in the Our Lady of Perpetual Help Chapel at Walsh University, 2020 East Maple Street, North Canton. All are invited to pray for a greater respect for human life at every stage and in all circumstances.
Diocese of Youngstown’s 11th Annual Faith and Family Festival
Press Release | The Eleventh Annual Faith & Family Festival of the Catholic Diocese of Youngstown will take place on Sunday, September 25, 2022 on the West Quad of Walsh University’s Campus, 2020 E. Maple St., North Canton.