2010 News


serving those who served

James Bell, a veteran of the Korean War who served as a staff sergeant E-6, became a Catholic six years ago. He was living near the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in downtown Syracuse and felt the time was right to join the RCIA program, something he’d wanted to do…

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Syracuse Diocese to celebrate 125th anniversary

By Connie BerrySun editor The Diocese of Syracuse was officially founded Nov. 26, 1886. Pope Leo XIII confirmed a rather reluctant Albany priest with almost 14 years of experience as vicar general, Father Patrick Ludden, as its first bishop in a consistory on Dec. 8 of that same year. This…