Stay up to date on the latest information on Vision 2030, the Diocese of Scranton’s ongoing pastoral planning process. As the diocese continues to proactively confront the opportunities and challenges of the coming decade, we are dedicated to providing transparent and timely communication to parishioners throughout the Diocese of Scranton.

Decree on the Reorganization of the Deaneries in the Diocese of Scranton May 16, 2024

Bishop Bambera’s Decree for the Relegation (Closure) of Saint Michael Church, Simpson, April 2024

Bishop Bambera’s Decree Regarding Saint Rose of Lima Parish, Carbondale, and Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish, Carbondale, April 2024

Bishop Bambera’s Decree Regarding Saint Lucy Parish and Saint Patrick Parish, November 12, 2023

Bishop Bambera’s Decree Regarding Saint Ann Basilica Parish and Saints Peter and Paul Parish, November 12, 2023

Bishop Bambera’s Decree Regarding Saint John Neumann Parish and Saint Paul of the Cross Parish September 28, 2023

Bishop Bambera’s Decree Regarding Saint Nicholas Parish and Our Lady of Fatima Parish, Wilkes-Barre, September 9, 2023

Bishop Bambera’s Decree of Relegation Regarding Saint Ann Chapel in Kingston April 2023

Bishop Bambera’s Decree for the Relegation (closure) of Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, Greeley, April 2023

Bishop Bambera’s Decree for the Relegation (closure) of Holy Family Church, Mill Rift, August 2022

Bishop Bambera’s Decree for the Relegation (closure) of Holy Name of Jesus Church, Scranton, June 2022

Bishop Bambera’s Decrees for the Suppression and Relegation (closure) of St. Andre Bessette Parish, Wilkes-Barre, May 2022

Bishop Bambera’s Decree for the Relegation (closure) of Saint Dominic Church in Wilkes-Barre, May 2022

Bishop Bambera’s decree for the relegation (closure) of Saint Cecilia Church in Exeter April 8, 2022

Bishop Bambera’s January 2022 Letter to the Faithful