The Office for Religious assists the bishop in service to members of religious communities who minister in the Diocese of Erie and is a liaison to other vicars for religious from throughout the country. The director of the Office for Religious oversees and organizes the Retirement Fund for Religious appeal, the Bishop’s Jubilee Celebration for Religious, the Mass for deceased sisters, priests, and members of the Serra Club. The director, Sister Nancy Fischer, coordinates efforts for National Catholic Sisters Week, and keeps records on religious who work and live in the diocese. Sister Nancy is available to individual sisters upon request.

    For further information contact:
    The Office for Religious
    429 East Grandview Blvd.
    P.O. Box 10397
    Erie, PA 16514-0397
    Phone: (814) 824-1217 • Fax: (814) 824-1239
    E-mail: Sr. Nancy Fischer