Pontifical Mission Societies Essay Contest Winners!

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It is our great privilege to announce to you the winners of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany’s Pontifical Mission Societies Essay Contest.

GRADES 6-8:

Fynn Sarfoh, Grade 6, St. Pius X School

GRADES 9-10:

Isadora Lee, Grade 10, Catholic Central High School

GRADES 11-12:

Emily Wenke, Grade 11, Saratoga Central Catholic School

The winning students and school representatives will receive an invitation to have lunch with Bishop Scharfenberger, Rev. Michael Farano, and Mr. Giovanni Virgiglio, Superintendent of Schools. At the luncheon, students will each receive a $100 gift card and their respective schools will receive a $200 donation to support their media and library resources.

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany received 80 essays from students describing how they  “Go out and teach all nations.” Thank you to all who participated and congratulations to our winning students and may God bless them in their efforts to spread the “Good News.”