Diocese To Honor Religious Men And Women


Bishop Terry LaValley of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Ogdensburg will preside at a Celebration of Consecrated Life this Sunday.

The mass, which will be 11 a.m. at St. Mary's Cathedral in Ogdensburg, will recognize the lives and service of religious ordered priests, brothers and sisters from 16 congregations.

Representatives from each of the orders will participate in the opening procession and Bishop LaValley will lead a recommitment ceremony during the Mass.

Religious congregations currently serving in the Diocese of Ogdensburg are (Women) Daughters of Charity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul, Dominican Sisters of Hope, Franciscan Sisters of Atonement, Grey Nuns of the Sacred Heart, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, Sisters of Mary, Sisters of Charity of St. Louis of Quebec, Sisters of the Cross of Chavenod, Sisters of the Precious Blood, Sisters of St. Joseph and Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, Ursuline Sisters of the Eastern Province, (Men) Brothers of Christian Instruction, Franciscan Friars of the Atonement and Missionaries of the Sacred Heart

A reception in the cathedral's Brzana Hall will follow.

Saturday, December 10, 2016
, Watertown, NY

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