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PRIMARY ELECTION CANDIDATE SURVEY

In conjunction with the Pennsylvania Catholic Conference (PCC), The Catholic Light is participating in a statewide effort to educate people about candidates and their positions on issues important to Catholic voters. Candidates in the May 15, 2018 Primary Election were sent a questionnaire to give them the opportunity to make their positions known on key […]

Position Posting: Diocesan Secretary for Catholic Education 

The Diocesan Secretary for Catholic Education is the chief administrative officer of the Diocesan Catholic education system and serves as a member of the Curia, the Bishop’s senior leadership team. The Diocesan Secretary for Catholic Education provides visionary and transformational leadership of the Catholic education system and is responsible for its effective management, sustainability, and strategic direction. […]

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Catholic Communication Campaign: Helping Us Connect With Christ

Through Internet, social networks, television, radio, and print, the Catholic Communication Campaign (CCC) helps the Church spread the Gospel message through the media locally and nationally. This collection will be taken up in the Diocese of Scranton the weekend of May 12-13. Half of all donations to the CCC collected in each diocese stay in that diocese […]

Mother’s Day Adoption Mass Sunday at Cathedral

The annual Mother’s Day Adoption Mass will be celebrated on Sunday, May 13, at 10:00 a.m. at the Cathedral of Saint Peter in Scranton. This liturgy recognizes all mothers, with a special emphasis on adoptive and foster mothers. Bishop Joseph C. Bambera will be the principal celebrant. Planning for the Mass is coordinated by the […]

Position Posting: Diocesan Secretary for Catholic Education

The Diocesan Secretary for Catholic Education is the chief administrative officer of the Diocesan Catholic education system and serves as a member of the Curia, the Bishop’s senior leadership team. The Diocesan Secretary for Catholic Education provides visionary and transformational leadership of the Catholic education system and is responsible for its effective management, sustainability, and […]

Light the Fire Youth Rally June 27

Diocese of Scranton Mourns Tragic Loss of IHM Sister

A bright light with a huge heart…energetic and happy to serve… compassionate, patient and encouraging… a very genuine, natural, warm and friendly human being. These are among the phrases that describe Sister Angela Miller, IHM – offered by those who collaborated with her, knew her and loved her. People throughout the Diocese of Scranton and […]

Transformed Youth Rally June 16

                          Transformed Catholic Youth Rally St. John Neumann Regional Academy Williamsport  June 16, 2018 10:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. This day long youth rally for 6th – 12th grade students, includes games, keynote speakers, breakout sessions, small groups, guys & gals session, lunch, […]

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