World wide ‘SUN’

Catholic SUN launches new Web site by Luke Eggleston SUN staff writer Every day, the media industry becomes more and more dependent on the internet to disseminate news to the world. Recently, The Catholic SUN newspaper, which serves the Syracuse Diocese, launched its...

New Vicar General appointed

Bishop Robert Cunningham announces Msgr. J. Robert Yeazel as new Vicar General By Connie Berry SUN editor SUN photo Paul Finch Msgr. J. Robert Yeazel was appointed Vicar General by Bishop Robert Cunningham effective July 1, 2009. According to a press release by the...

A guiding light

New bishop offers Vespers Service  in Northern Region Story and Photo by Luke Eggleston SUN staff writer OSWEGO — Bishop Robert Cunningham completed his circuit of regional Vespers Services on June 23 with a visit to St. Joseph’s Church. The bishop’s tour of the...

A peaceful refuge

Christ the King Retreat and Conference Center celebrates 15 years under the care of Syracuse Diocese By Claudia Mathis SUN staff writer SUN photo’s Paul Finch In 1994, Bishop Joseph O’Keefe agonized over whether the Syracuse Diocese should assume ownership of...

Making connections

Catholic Charities Project Connect still linking suburbs and city by Luke Eggleston SUN staff writer It has been 10 years since the inception of Project Connect by Catholic Charities of Onondaga County and the program has been a resounding success. The project was...

‘Complete fulfillment’

Msgr. James McCloskey enjoys his priesthood by Claudia Mathis SUN staff writer SUN Photo  Paul Finch During a March 16 plenary assembly with members of the Congregation for the Clergy, Pope Benedict XVI announced a Jubilee Year of the Priest beginning June 19, 2009....

A good and holy cause

Blessed Marianne’s road to sainthood keeps Franciscan sisters active by Luke Eggleston SUN staff writer SUN archive photo Paul Finch   The case for the sainthood of Blessed Mother Marianne Cope may have paused at the gates of Rome, but the efforts of her...

Singing for suppers

by Deacon Tom Picciano Sun contributing writer JOHNSON CITY —- Charlie Hyland is a student with a cause…using his vocal talent to help feed the hungry. Hyland, a senior vocal performance major at Catholic University, will perform his third annual recital this Sunday,...

Watching over his kids

Guardian Angel Society continues to be a godsend By Connie Berry SUN editor It was more than a decade ago when Father Joseph Champlin founded the Guardian Angel Society (GAS) and it’s more than a year since his death in January of 2008. His legacy continues as GAS...

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