Queen of Angels Parish is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Queen of Angels Parish website and governs data collection and usage. By using the Queen of Angels website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

Queen of Angels Parish reserves the right to collect personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Queen of Angels Parish also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.

There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by the Queen of Angels Parish. This information can include: your device’s IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used by Queen of Angels Parish for the operation of its website and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Diocese of Scranton website.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Queen of Angels Parish public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.

Use of your Personal Information

Queen of Angels Parish collects and uses your personal information to operate the Parish website and deliver the services you have requested. Queen of Angels Parish also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of events or services available from the Parish. We may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

Queen of Angels Parish does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Your unique, personally-identifiable information is not transferred to 3rd parties. The Diocese of Scranton may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. Business partners are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to the Parish, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

Queen of Angels Parish does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

Queen of Angels Parish will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Queen of Angels Parish or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Diocese of Scranton; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Queen of Angels Parish, or the public.

Use of Cookies

The Queen of Angels Parish website use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Queen of Angels Parish pages, or register with our site or services, a cookie helps us recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Queen of Angels Parish website.

Security of your Personal Information

Queen of Angels Parish secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. The site secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Changes to this Statement

Queen of Angels Parish will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. We encourage you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how we are protecting your information.

Contact Information

If you have questions or concerns, please contact us at for assistance.