Voting is a civic duty that we exercise as citizens of a free country. The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops has provided a summary of the United States bishops’ reflection Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship. It complements the teaching of bishops in dioceses and states. A large-print version of this document is available free at www.faithfulcitizenship.org.
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- Podcasts fall into six categories:
- Church and Culture: how the Church intersects with our U.S. culture
- Faith and Family: guidance for the faith development of families
- Feastdays and Saints: days of celebration in the Church’s liturgical year
- Church Unscripted: what are people on the street saying or thinking about?
- How-to: how and why do Catholics do what they do?
- Q&A: what you’ve always wanted to know about...
For travelers to find Mass times around the world
St. John the Evangelist
2376 Ridge Road West
Rochester, NY 14626
Our Mother of Sorrows
5000 Mount Read Blvd
Rochester, New York 14612
Website for Charlotte and the Port of Rochester, sponsored by the Charlotte Community Association.
"Get Hooked on Charlotte" Home of Abbotts Custard, LDR, Mr. Dominic's and Pier 45
Holy Sepulchre Catholic Cemetery
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery serves as a blessed gathering place where the faithful can celebrate Christ’s promise of life everlasting. The serene, reverent environment offers a quiet retreat to pray, reflect and remember loved ones who have gone before us. With more than 332 acres of beautifully maintained gardens, stunning architecture, and a rich history in our community, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery is the largest and most active of Rochester’s cemeteries.
Notre Dame Retreat House
As a Redemptorist Ministry, the Notre Dame Retreat House was opened in 1967 in Canandaigua, Western New York, by the Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer -- Redemptorists. The Retreat House is part of a long-standing tradition and charisma of the Congregation in spreading the gospel and ministering to the spiritual needs of the faithful. Each year Holy Cross Parish holds men, women and youth retreats there. Click on the link if you are interested in more information about the retreats. http://notredameretreat.org/
Caregiver Respite...Need a Break?
Some Time Off?
Mercy Respite for Caregivers, a ministry of the Sisters of Mercy, offers relief and support to family caregivers, relatives, and friends who care for their ailing loved ones. Now you have a place to come for the day and be cared for yourself. Join us for conversations with other caregivers, a home-cooked meal, relaxation techniques, yoga and prayerful reflections on deepening your spiritual journey as a caregiver.
For information and registration, call 271-0760 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Diocese of Rochester
Bordered on the north by Lake Ontario, south by the Pennsylvania border, west by the Diocese of Buffalo and east by the Diocese of Syracuse, the Diocese of Rochester serves 12 counties with a Catholic population of more than 360,000 people. We are led by the Most Reverend Matthew H. Clark, eighth Bishop of Rochester.
Contains official rules, code of conduct, and coaching requirements and more.
Catholic Courier Newspaper
An electronic edition of the Catholic Courier Newspaper of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Rochester, New York
The official website of the Vatican
Catholic Answers is the largest Catholic apologetics and evangelization organization in North America. We are lay people devoting our full-time efforts to promoting the Catholic faith through books, booklets, tracts, This Rock magazine, tapes, and television and radio appearances. Some of us always have been Catholics, some of us have returned to the Catholic faith after having lapsed in our practice of it, and some of us are converts from other faiths. Our staff apologists answers questions about the faith and give parish seminars.
Eternal Word Television Network
The National Conference of Catholic Bishops (NCCB) and the United States Catholic Conference (USCC)
The National Conference of Catholic Bishops (NCCB) and the United States Catholic Conference (USCC) are the organizations of the American Catholic hierarchy. Through these distinct but closely related organizations-one a canonical entity, the other a civil corporation-the bishops fulfill their responsibilities of leadership and service to Church and nation. The programs of NCCB/USCC range over the spectrum of Catholic concerns-from prayers and worship to the state of the economy, from revitalizing parishes to averting nuclear war, from promoting vocations to protecting life at all stages.
Resources for Christian Living
RCL is a team of resourceful and creative people dedicated to providing the highest quality products, programs, and services which are rooted in the Christian faith. We are customer focused and committed to enriching the lives of individuals, families, and communities worldwide. We value integrity, respectful collaboration, enthusiasm, and sound business principles.
QuitSmokingCommunity.org, raises awareness on the big positive impact that faith has on quitting smoking and improving health.
American Cancer Society works to improve people's health and well-being.