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Parish second-grader wins diocesan poster contest

Congratulations to Gia, the winner of the Diocese of Syracuse Safe Environment Week coloring contest. Her poster was the winner from all the second-grade entries from across the diocese. It will be seen on the diocesan Facebook page and website (www.syrdio.org) throughout April as the diocese promotes the many ways that the diocese is committed […]

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With mom’s prayers, Jennifer Tran rediscovers her faith

Jennifer Tran was baptized Catholic as a baby and has been going to Mass all her life. She made her First Communion and was confirmed, but something was missing. She had her doubts about the faith. It wasn’t until she became a Eucharistic minister that everything fell into place and she found her way. You […]

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Bishop’s life changed after almost leaving seminary

On June 4, 2019, Pope Francis appointed Douglas Lucia to be the 11th bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Syracuse. He succeeds Bishop Robert Cunningham, who retired. The new bishop shepherds more than 220,000 Catholics who reside in seven counties of the diocese covering 5,479 square miles. It’s been quite a journey for a […]