Diocese of Ogdensburg

The Roman Catholic Church in Northern New York

The Diocese of Ogdensburg, covering an area of over 12,000 square miles, currently has 93 parishes (some with multiple worship sites) along with 7 mission parishes and 19 oratories. As of 2017, the Catholic population in the Diocese is listed as around 90,470 (approximately 20% of the total population in the area) being served by 53 active and 33 retired diocesan priests.   Active priests consist of pastors, parochial vicars and other priests serving in special ministry such as in prisons. Several religious order priests are also present in our Diocese assisting with pastoral ministry including 5 Missionaries of the Sacred Heart, 2 members of The Heralds of Good News, 1 priest of the Romanian Rite. We also have 2 Priests from the Archdiocese of Caceres, Philippines.

For more information on our parishes, please check out online Diocesan Directory.