Catholic Schools Week will be celebrated January 25-31, 2015.  More.

Diocesan seminarian Peter Crowe was installed into the Ministry of Acolyte at Saint Vincent Seminary.  More.

Bishop Mark hosted his annual vocations Christmas dinner on December 22. Three Diocesan seminarians attended, along with ten prospective seminarians. 

An hour of prayers for vocations is held every Thursday evening at the Prince Gallitzin Chapel House in Loretto.  More.

The World Meeting of Families will be held in Philadelphia September 22-27, 2015.  More.  Statement by Bishop Mark Bartchak.

The Catholic Church will celebrate a Year of Consecrated Life beginning November 30, 2014, and continuing through February 2, 2016.  More.

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Parishes are invited to form faith sharing groups for Lent.

The Altoona Quadrant will embark on a new educational frontier.

Bishop Mark has issued directives for the flu season in the Diocese.

The Diocese will welcome Tom Zordoni, the founder and author of "Faith Finances."