Sun September 14, 2017

Rededication ceremony dazzles packed Cathedral

Attendees speak of emotion, beauty, and a sense of welcome By Tom Maguire Associate editor Cardinal Timothy Dolan called it a “booster shot of hope” and one witness even upgraded the feeling to an injection of sunshine.    The Sept. 8 Mass of rededication of the renovated Cathedral of the Immaculate…

Read More

Cathedral joyfully rededicated following restoration

By Katherine Long Editor On a Sunday in 1904, St. Mary’s Church in Syracuse was dedicated as the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, the Mother Church of the Diocese of Syracuse. More than a century later, on the Feast of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the newly restored…