Notice Regarding Reporting Sexual Abuse of a Minor

It is the policy of the Diocese of Scranton to report any allegation of sexual abuse of a minor to law enforcement. If you are a victim of sexual abuse committed by a priest, deacon, religious or lay employee or volunteer of the Diocese of Scranton, you are encouraged to immediately report the matter to law enforcement. If any priest, deacon, religious, lay employee or volunteer of the Diocese of Scranton has cause or reason to suspect that a minor has been subjected to any form of abuse, including child sexual abuse, the matter will be reported to law enforcement. In accordance with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania’s Child Protective Services Laws, reports of suspected child abuse should also be made immediately by phone to the 24-HourChild Abuse hotline (ChildLine) at 1-800-932-0313 or electronically at It is also the policy of the Diocese to adhere to all civil and state regulations. To this end, the Diocese is equally committed to adhering to the norms of the Code of Canon Law and to upholding the tenets of the USCCB Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People, which includes supporting victims of sexual abuse in their pursuit of emotional and spiritual well-being. As such, information regarding an allegation of sexual abuse of a minor should also be reported to the Victim Assistance Coordinator Mary Beth Pacuska at (570-862-7551) or to Diocesan officials, including the Vicar General, Monsignor Thomas M. Muldowney, V.G., at (570-207-2269).


Father James R. Nash

Director of Religious Education

CCD Program Coordinator
Char Golobek

Administrative Support
Joan Prestash
Anthony Cicerchia

Len & Char Golobek, Baptism Ministry
Kim Cardone & Len Golobek, 1st Communion Instructors
Char Golobek, Confirmation Coordinator


Sophia Lukowski

1st Grade

Patty Tokash

Kelly Emmett

Kateri Ostraszewski

2nd Grade

Len Golobek

Kim Cardone

Kelly Roke

3rd Grade

Candice Yendrzewski

Heather Brassington

4th Grade

Alma Berlot

Linda Bezdziecki

5th Grade

Lisa Urbanski

Angela Higdon

6th Grade

Lucy D'Agostino

Gail Ann Gorski

7th Grade

JoAnn Mavus

Nancy Fine McCullough

8th Grade

Mary Dalmas

Lynn Coleman

Anthony Cicerchia

Saint Faustina CCD Staff - Updated 4/29/2019

Stay tuned for info and details for the upcoming 2019/2020 CCD year.

​Have a great summer!

CCD Faith Formation

Congratulations and God's blessing to the 23 young men and women who received the Holy Spirit in the sacrament of Confirmation on Pentecost Sunday,
​June 9, 2019.

​Come, Holy Spirit!

Parish of Saint Faustina