Rochester Churches Monroe County
Corpus Christi / Our Lady of the Americas


Location: Monroe County, Rochester SE
Address: 860 E. Main St.Map
Parish formed: 1888
Present church built: 1902
Present affiliation: Part of the St. Frances Xavier Cabrini parish. Remaining site of the former Our Lady of the Americas parish.
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  • Fr. James J. Leary. 1888-1901
  • Fr. Dennis J. Curran, 1901-1922
  • Bp. John Francis O'Hern, 1922-1929
  • Msgr. William M. Hart, 1929-1955
  • Msgr. John E. Maney, 1955-June 23, 1976
  • Fr. Joseph W. Dailey, June 23, 1976-1977 [Temporary administrator]
  • James B. Callan, 1977-Sep. 6. 1998 [Administrator]
  • Charlotte Bruney and Kathleen Cannon [Co-administrators], Sep. 6, 1998- Oct. 17, 1998
  • Fr. Daniel McMullin, Oct. 17, 1998-June 26, 2001
  • Vincent Panepinto, June 26, 2001-2010 [Upon suspension]
  • Fr. Paul Gitau and Deborah A. Housel, 2010-Sep. 1, 2011 [Co-administrators]
  • Deacon David Palma, Sep. 1, 2011-July 2012 [Administrator]
  • Frs. William F. McGrath and Robert Werth, July 2012-June 25, 2019 [Co-pastorate]
  • Fr. William F. McGrath, June 25, 2019-present


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