Roman Catholic Diocese of Ogdensburg

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Diocese of Ogdensburg
Dioecesis Ogdensburgensis
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Country United States
Territory St. Lawrence, counties of Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Jefferson, Lewis, and northern Hamilton and Herkimer, New York
Ecclesiastical province New York
Area 12,036 sq mi (31,170 km2)
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
143,000 (31.1%)
Parishes 119
Denomination Roman Catholic
Rite Roman Rite
Established February 15, 1872 (142 years ago)
Cathedral Cathedral of St. Mary
Patron saint St. Mary
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Terry Ronald LaValley
Metropolitan Archbishop Timothy Michael Cardinal Dolan
Archbishop of New York
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The Roman Catholic Diocese of Ogdensburg (Latin: Dioecesis Ogdensburgensis) is a Roman Catholic diocese in New York. It was founded on February 15, 1872.

On February 23, 2010, the Most Reverend Terry Ronald LaValley was appointed diocesan bishop by Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI on February 23, 2010, and was installed on April 30, 2010.



There are eight deaneries in the diocese:[1]

  1. Adirondack
  2. Clinton
  3. Essex
  4. Franklin
  5. Hamilton/Herkimer
  6. Jefferson
  7. Lewis
  8. St. Lawrence

High schools[edit]


  1. ^ "Diocesan Planning 2011". Roman Catholic Diocese of Ogdensburg. Retrieved May 13, 2012. 

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Coordinates: 44°42′02″N 75°28′52″W / 44.70056°N 75.48111°W / 44.70056; -75.48111