Confirmation candidates seek Easter candy

Our Confirmation candidates and our Neighbor to Neighbor program will make Easter baskets for the children at Thea Bowman Daycare Center. If you can donate any Easter candy — chocolate bunnies, jelly beans, plastic eggs,…


Power of faith: Stories of trusting in God

“You have cancer.” Three words no one wants to hear. “I have faith.” Three words we all hope we can say when confronted with that diagnosis. Mike Zasa, Laurie Siniscarco and Bob Piperata and his…


Leigh rewrites definition of retirement

Leigh D’Agostino has worked for nearly her whole life, including now in retirement. She was retail manager at the former Doyle-Knower and was tour manager at the F.X. Matt Brewing Co. She volunteers at the…


Congratulations to Immaculata Award recipient

Phil Cornacchia received the Immaculata Award on Sunday, Dec. 10, at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Syracuse. This award is given to one person from each parish who generously and unselfishly volunteers time…


A few words about funerals, cremations

Because November is the month of All Souls, it may be of some value to consider the current trends in dealing with the commending, honoring and praying for those beloved among us who pass away….



More finding a home in our vibrant parish

The Roman Catholic Church has faced obstacles over the last several decades with fewer people identifying as Catholic and parishes merging or closing. According to the Wall Street Journal, roughly 81.6 million Americans — or…