Cycle for the Mother Teresa Home

Event Start Date:
January 27, 2023
Event End Date:
January 27, 2023
Event Venue:
6449 Transit Rd., East Amherst, NY

Join your friends in faith for an incredible high-energy indoor cycling experience at Rebel Ride (6499 Transit Road, East Amherst, NY 14051) to benefit The Mother Teresa Home! Networking at 5pm. Cycle class starts at 6:00pm. Afterparty with refreshments 6:45pm-7:30pm. $30 Donation to reserve your bike. All proceeds to be donated to the Mother Teresa Home, which provides shelter, community service, and education referral services for all mothers in need.

Please follow the instructions below and make a $30 donation:

  1. First click here to donate.
  2. Second, reserve your bike at rebelride.com
  3. Click on “Login/Signup” to create an account.
  4. After account is created choose Friday January 27th, 6:00 pm cycle class. Don’t forget to pick your bike to reserve your space.

If you do not wish to join the event or if the event is full you may also make a donation in any amount by clicking here.

All proceeds benefit the Mother Teresa Home. If you have any questions please call the Pro-life Office at 716-847-2205.

Martin Luther King Mass 2023

Event Start Date:
January 15, 2023
Event End Date:
January 15, 2023
Event Venue:
St. Martin de Porres

The diocesan African American Commission and the Office of Cultural Diversity will sponsor the annual Martin Luther King Memorial Mass & Scholarship Award on Sunday, Jan. 15 at 9:30 a.m., at St. Martin de Porres Parish in Buffalo.

Bishop Michael W. Fisher will be on hand to celebrate this year’s Mass and help present the Albert Lenhard Scholarship and MLK Scholarship. Father Avery Daniel, parochial vicar of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Athens, Georgia, and St. Catherine Labouré Church in Jefferson, Georgia, will be the guest homilist.

A reception featuring a basket raffle and 50/50 split raffle will be held following the Mass. The proceeds from the raffles support the MLK scholarship fund.

Christmas Mass

Event Start Date:
December 25, 2022
Event End Date:
December 25, 2022
Event Venue:
St. Joseph Cathedral

CHRISTMAS AT THE CATHEDRAL
The Cathedral warmly invites you and your family to join us this Christmas Season.

Christmas Masses

  • Saturday, December 24th at 4:30 pm
  • Saturday, December 24th at 11:30 pm | Prelude with choir, followed by Midnight Mass
  • Sunday, December 25 at 10:30 am

All 3 Christmas Masses will be livestreamed.

Christmas Lessons and Carols

Event Start Date:
December 19, 2022
Event End Date:
December 19, 2022
Event Venue:
St. Joseph Cathedral

Join the Saint Joseph Cathedral Choir and the Royalton Ringers on Monday, December 19, 2022 at 7:00 pm for a festival of Christmas Lessons and Carols. A free-will offering will be gratefully accepted.

Inclusive Christmas Mass 2022

Event Start Date:
December 28, 2022
Event End Date:
December 28, 2022
Event Venue:
St. Bernadette

Saint Bernadette Hosts Inclusive Christmas Mass On Wednesday, December 28, 2022, at 7 p.m., Saint Bernadette Church welcomes families with special needs to an inclusive Christmas Mass. Father Joe Wolf, celebrant, will offer the
Sacrament of Reconciliation at 6 p.m. The Mass will be interpreted in American Sign Language and will be live-streamed on Saint Bernadette’s facebook page. After Mass, a reception will be held in the Parish Ministry Center. The Mass offers a shorter, less crowded worship setting allowing for freedom of movement as needed. The lighting will be dimmer, the music soothing and low-gluten hosts will be available. This event is sponsored by Open Doors Ministry which advocates for the inclusion of people with disabilities into the life of the parish. Kindly leave a message with Paula at 716-649-1051 or cozmo3631@gmail.com with the number of people who will be attending.

Go and Do Likewise | Day Two

Event Start Date:
January 25, 2023
Event End Date:
January 25, 2023
Event Venue:
Zoom

Forming Missionary Disciples A
Lenten Opportunity that is easy and rewarding!

This Lent, why not offer – 30 minute reflections on the message of the Sunday Gospel for your Family of Parishes. Participate via zoom, in person, right after Sunday masses, at the beginning of meetings or around the kitchen table. Groups can consist of: youth, parents, faculty, parishioners, young adults, the homebound, etc. Be as creative as you want in offering this opportunity. Register Here: https://forms.gle/vFPprot2UaKtutrK6

To learn more about this opportunity for your parish, sign up for ONE of the following zoom meetings:

  • Tuesday, January 24 at 11:00 AM
  • Wednesday, January 25 at 3:00 PM.

Questions? Contact Sr. Louise Alff at 716-847-5585

Go and Do Likewise

Event Start Date:
January 24, 2023
Event End Date:
January 24, 2023
Event Venue:
Zoom

Forming Missionary Disciples A
Lenten Opportunity that is easy and rewarding!

This Lent, why not offer – 30 minute reflections on the message of the Sunday Gospel for your Family of Parishes. Participate via zoom, in person, right after Sunday masses, at the beginning of meetings or around the kitchen table. Groups can consist of: youth, parents, faculty, parishioners, young adults, the homebound, etc. Be as creative as you want in offering this opportunity. Register Here: https://forms.gle/vFPprot2UaKtutrK6

To learn more about this opportunity for your parish, sign up for ONE of the following zoom meetings:

  • Tuesday, January 24 at 11:00 AM
  • Wednesday, January 25 at 3:00 PM.

Questions? Contact Sr. Louise Alff at 716-847-5585

Prophetic Voices: Virtual Program

Event Start Date:
November 28, 2022
Event End Date:
November 28, 2022
Event Venue:
Zoom

The African American Commission will be hosting a virtual program in honor of Black Catholic History Month – “Prophetic Voices,” Monday, 28th at 7PM Eastern Time – the Zoom link is:https://link.edgepilot.com/s/f51aac91/kLTNHjXeZUev9x7q0aTbxQ?u=https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82313210181, the meeting ID # is : 823 1321 0181, the phone number is: +1 929 205 6099. See the flyer here.

CANCELED: Niagara Orleans Vicariate | 175th Anniversary Mass

Event Start Date:
January 5, 2023
Event End Date:
January 5, 2023
Event Venue:
St. John the Baptist

Mass is canceled.

The Niagara Orleans Vicariate Mass will be on January 5, 2023 at 6:30 pm.

Along with the 175th Anniversary Mass on May 1st, 2022 at St. Joseph Cathedral, Bishop Fisher will celebrate a 175th Anniversary Mass in each of the twelve vicariates in the diocese.

175th Anniversary Mass | Genesee Wyoming Vicariate

Event Start Date:
February 19, 2023
Event End Date:
February 19, 2023
Event Venue:
Ascension Church

Along with the 175th Anniversary Mass on May 1st, 2022 at St. Joseph Cathedral, Bishop Fisher will celebrate a 175th Anniversary Mass in each of the twelve vicariates in the diocese. The Genesee-Wyoming Vicariate 175th Anniversary Mass will be celebrated at Ascension Church, Batavia | 3:00 pm

Next Vicariate Mass:

  • NW Central Vicariate  |  March 2, 2023, St. Mark Church, Buffalo | 7:00 pm