Bishop Zubik Hopes Merger Will 'Help People See The Focus Of Faith'The On Mission Commission, a group of priests and lay leaders, has recommended the 188 parishes in the Pittsburgh area be reduced to 48, which means mergers, and even name changes.
Pittsburgh Diocese Panel Proposes Merging 188 Parishes To 48A Roman Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh panel has recommended a merging the current 188 parishes in the six-county diocese into 48.
Bishop Zubik Wants Dreamers To Have A Chance: ‘God Is Always There For The Underdog’Bishops representing the Catholic Church have joined the chorus of those wanting to give Dreamers a chance, urging the faithful to call their senators and congressional representatives to restore DACA.
Bishop Zubik On The Mend, Vows To Take It EasyJust two days after undergoing a three-hour back surgery, Pittsburgh Bishop David Zubik was back at St. Paul Seminary.
Bishop Zubik Surgery Called A SuccessThe Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese announced Monday afternoon that Bishop David Zubik's surgery was a success.
Bishop Zubik Calls An Uber, Driver Turns Out To Be Old FriendWhen a leg problem stopped him from driving, Roman Catholic Bishop David Zubik started communing with a new world called "Uber."
Bishop Zubik Says He Got Hate Mail For St. Patrick's Day-Lent Meat RulingPittsburgh's Roman Catholic bishop says he got hate mail for allowing church members to eat meat on St. Patrick's Day, which this year fell on a Friday during Lent.
Bishop Zubik: Dan Rooney Was ‘Quintessentially A Pittsburgher & Very Humble'One person who was with Pittsburgh Steelers Chairman Dan Rooney in his final days was the leader of the Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese, Bishop David Zubik.
St. Patrick's Day Falling On A Friday Poses Dilemma For CatholicsFish is usually the main course for Catholics who abstain from meat, on Fridays during Lent.
Bishop Zubik Gives Irish-Catholics OK To Eat Meat On St. Patrick's DayBishop David Zubik, of the Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese, is giving Irish-Catholics the okay to eat corned beef and hash on St. Patrick's Day.
Catholic Diocese Merging Several Schools, Closing 1 Elementary SchoolThe Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh is announcing new plans for parish schools in the North Hills.
Bishop Working To Reverse Declining Catholic School EnrollmentPittsburgh is marked by a rich history of vibrant Catholic schools.