Diaconate Students

For information and support specific to the Diocese of Rochester diaconate program, please click here or visit the following links:



For more information about formation contact:

Deacon Edward Giblin

Director, Office of the Permanent Diaconate
1150 Buffalo Road, Rochester, New York 14624
Phone (585) 328-3210 Ext. 1237 or email Edward.Giblin@dor.org


Mark Capellazzi

Director of Recruitment and Financial Aid
St. Bernard’s School of Theology and Ministry
120 French Road, Rochester, NY 14618
Phone (585) 271-3657 Ext. 289 or email admissions@stbernards.edu