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Diocese of Scranton hosting memorial for Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI

The Diocese of Scranton has planned a memorial mass in honor of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI.

The Diocesan Memorial Mass will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 4 at 12:10 p.m. at the Cathedral of Saint Peter in Scranton. The Most Rev. Joseph C. Bambera, Bishop of Scranton, will serve as principal celebrant.

Anyone can participate in the mass in person. CTV will also broadcast the mass live, and a livestream will be available on the diocese website, YouTube channel and all other social media platforms.