Diocese of Greensburg closes Churches, Limits Confessions, Baptisms and Funerals

GREENSBURG—In order to honor the requests of civil leaders and medical advisors, Greensburg Bishop Edward C. Malesic, after consulting with the diocesan Presbyteral Council, senior staff and medical experts, has issued additional guidelines and mandates to the diocese during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. The guidelines are effective April 4, 2020. “This is an act of […]

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Abbot President Named New Auxiliary Bishop Of Newark

Pope Francis has named three new auxiliary bishops for the Archdiocese of Newark, appointing Abbot Elias R. Lorenzo, O.S.B., Reverend Michael A. Saporito, and Reverend Monsignor Gregory J. Studerus, E.V. Bishop-Elect Elias has been serving as Abbot President of the American-Cassinese Congregation, an association of Benedictine monasteries in the United States, which includes Saint Vincent […]

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Brother Luke Hsu Ordained To Diaconate

Brother Luke Hsu, O.S.B., a monk of Saint Vincent Archabbey, was ordained to the transitional diaconate along with Brother Wenceslaus Omamo, O.S.B., of Christ the King of Peace Priory in Kenya. The ordination took place February 15, 2020 at the College of Sant’ Anselmo, Rome, by Cardinal James Michael Harvey. They plan to return to […]

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