About the Catholic Sun
• The Catholic Sun is the official newspaper of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Syracuse. Established in 1892 as a private publication, the Sun was purchased for the diocese by Bishop Joseph O’Keefe in 1988.
• The Catholic Sun’s mission is to educate and evangelize by providing news and information that affects the Roman Catholic Church and the people of the diocese.
• The CatholicSun covers the seven counties of the diocese — Onondaga, Oneida, Oswego, Madison, Broome, Cortland and Chenango — and serves some 18,000 subscribers.
• The Catholic Sun publishes 44 issues per year. It is published weekly except during the summer, when it is published every other week, and during the Christmas season.
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