‘Taste of Strathmore’ to benefit MHR School

‘Taste of Strathmore’ to benefit MHR School

Most Holy Rosary School in Syracuse is hosting its annual fundraiser, “Taste of Strathmore,“  from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 5, at the MHR Parish Center. As always, the event will feature delicious dishes prepared by MHR supporters and restaurants, an...
IC School’s special reader visits kindergarten class

IC School’s special reader visits kindergarten class

Fayetteville — Immaculate Conception School Interim Principal David Wheeler visited the kindergarten class of Maureen Pierrett and read the book “Big Pumpkin” which teaches a lesson about friendship and cooperation. They had fun listening to the story and they were...
Diocesan CFO Steve Breen honored by SUNY ESF Foundation

Diocesan CFO Steve Breen honored by SUNY ESF Foundation

Syracuse — The SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF), one of the most distinguished institutions in the nation that focuses on the study of the environment, recently honored community stewards Steve Breen and Kenneth Lynch with the 2022 Sol...
Crowds head to Maine’s 41st Oktoberfest

Crowds head to Maine’s 41st Oktoberfest

By Deacon Gary DiLallo “It’s the food, Deacon, the food.” That was the response from Marie, an attendee who was standing in a very long line for the “ethnic platter,” on why she was patiently waiting. She was one of hundreds from across Broome County who descended on...
St. Patrick’s, Oneida, 100th Anniversary Gala set for Nov. 5

St. Patrick’s, Oneida, 100th Anniversary Gala set for Nov. 5

The Guardians of St. Patrick’s Elementary School Foundation Inc. is hosting the 100th Anniversary Gala 7-10 p.m. Nov. 5 at the Greater Oneida Kallet Civic Center in Oneida. St. Patrick’s School is celebrating 100 years of exceptional Catholic Christian education for...
Vienna Boys Choir to perform Dec. 6 at church in Syracuse

Vienna Boys Choir to perform Dec. 6 at church in Syracuse

The Vienna Boys Choir will perform Tuesday, Dec. 6, at Our Lady of Pompei / St. Peter Church in Syracuse.  This illustrious group of child musicians has been delighting music lovers across the globe for six centuries with their purity of tone, distinctive charm,...
Hope for Bereaved fundraiser titled ‘Giving more for 44’

Hope for Bereaved fundraiser titled ‘Giving more for 44’

The Syracuse-based nonprofit organization Hope for Bereaved (HFB) will hold its largest annual fundraiser the first weekend of November. This year’s event will begin with a live virtual presentation with Syracuse’s Dan Cummings, who for years has been the host during...
Fall Family Fun Days celebrate season

Fall Family Fun Days celebrate season

More than 125 people turned out for the Fall Family Fun Day sponsored by the diocesan Family/Respect Life Office, in collaboration with Our Lady of Sorrows parish Oct. 15 in Vestal.  Families enjoyed painting pumpkins; assembling fall crafts; music, cider and...

THE CATHOLIC SUN DIGITAL UPDATE FOR Oct. 18, 2022

The Catholic SunDigital Updatefor Oct. 18 – Oct. 24 Preview edition A gathering “deeply missed” makes a triumphant return After a couple of years of reduced activity due to Covid, the Diocesan Women’s Conference held on October 15 at the OnCenter in Syracuse was...
Ten Years a Saint

Ten Years a Saint

Diocese celebrates Saint Marianne Cope  By Eileen T. Jevis Staff writer She was a daughter, a sibling, a teacher and a nurse. She was a religious sister, an administrator, a leader, a servant and is now a saint. Oct. 21 commemorates the 10th anniversary of the...
The bells of Maryknoll: ringing reminder of need to love others

Heed Habakkuk’s words and reclaim the divine vision

This week we continue our reflection on the Nicene Creed and come to its pivotal tenet for Christian believers — “I believe in one Lord Jesus Christ, the Only Begotten Son of God, born of the Father before all ages.” In Light from Light: A Theological Reflection on...
Eucharistic Revival Series — Judaic roots of the Eucharist

Eucharistic Revival Series — Judaic roots of the Eucharist

Editor’s note: This the second in a series of articles on the Eucharistic Revival that is currently underway nationally. Sister Katie Eiffe is the Vicar for Religious and the Director of Synodal Planning. The Gospels of Matthew, Mark and Luke portray the Last Supper...
Cicero parish celebrates 10 years of CNY sainthood

Cicero parish celebrates 10 years of CNY sainthood

Upstate New York celebrates 10 years of sainthood this month for two courageous women of deep faith, natives to our area. Sacred Heart Church on Route 11 (Brewerton Road) in Cicero will celebrate the lives of St Marianne Cope and Saint Kateri Tekakwitha who were...
Respect Life Month: Health care proxy is a must

Respect Life Month: Health care proxy is a must

By Dc Tom Cuskey Editor It’s a sure thing. One day, each of us is going to be called home to heaven (we hope). In a Catholic newspaper, a reader might expect the rest of this story to focus on the spiritual aspect of end-of-life situations, but this piece is more...
CTK Retreat House to host Eucharistic Miracles Exhibition

CTK Retreat House to host Eucharistic Miracles Exhibition

Christ the King Retreat House is honored to have been chosen as a site to host the Eucharistic Miracles Exhibition from Oct. 18 through Oct. 23. The hours for the exhibition will be 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday. Should you wish to visit the exhibit on the...
IC School celebrates Feast of St. Francis of Assisi

IC School celebrates Feast of St. Francis of Assisi

The Feast of St. Francis of Assisi was celebrated by Father Philip Hearn on Oct. 4 at Immaculate Conception School in Fayetteville. Students from pre-K to sixth grade attended the Mass. The fifth grade class of Madelyn Duffy prepared the Mass as the readers, bearer of...
CARING FOR GOD’S CREATION: Living Laudato Si’

CARING FOR GOD’S CREATION: Living Laudato Si’

Helping to bring Pope Francis’s encyclical to life in our community By Elizabeth Fleury and Marijane Reilly Contributing writers (Our attitudes) … attune us to the moral imperative of assessing the impact of our every action and personal decision on the world around...

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