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6th Annual Bishop’s Dinner for Vocations

6th Annual Bishop’s Dinner for Vocations

6th Annual Bishop’s Dinner for Vocations
 with Bishop Salvatore Matano

Who: Young adult Catholic men (ages 17-40)
When: Friday, April 10th, 2015
What: Celebration of the Eucharist – 5:30 PM // Steak Dinner – 6:30 PM (meatless option available)
Where: St. Patrick’s Parish Center, 115 Maple Ave., Victor, NY

The Bishop’s Dinner is specially designed to provide an evening of food, fellowship and information about a way of life that nourishes thousands of people and connects a man in a profound way to Jesus Christ: the Catholic priesthood. To reserve a spot, please contact Carol Dady by phone (585-461-2890) or email ( by Wednesday, April 1st.

Please encourage priestly vocations by personally inviting a young man to this event!

NOTE:  If you are visiting this site to learn more about a priestly vocation in the Diocese of Rochester, please consider the Bishop’s Dinner as the best way to get to know us and our program here. Any young man (17 to 40 years of age) is invited.


Come for Mass with Bishop Matano, followed by a formal dinner and witness talks by two of our seminarians. Meet the diocesan vocation team and get your questions answered! 


To reserve a place at table, please see the contact information above.

Sponsored by the Diocesan Office of Vocation Awareness and Finger Lakes Chapter of the Knights of Columbus.


Contact Us

Fr. Matthew Jones
Co-Director of Priesthood Vocation Awareness

Fr. Peter Van Lieshout
Co-Director of Priesthood Vocation Awareness