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Scripture readings, reflection for Palm Sunday

Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion First reading Is 50:4-7 The Lord GOD has given me a well-trained tongue, that I might know how to speak to the weary a word that will rouse them. Morning after morning he opens my ear that I may hear; and I have not rebelled, have not turned back. […]

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Your monetary support still needed while church is closed

The coronavirus pandemic has affected all walks of life around the world, in our country and in our own parish. With churches, including ours, being shuttered for an undetermined amount of time, parishes still have to pay their expenses and maintain their facilities. Father Jim asks parishioners, if they can, to save two or three […]

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Syracuse diocese response to coronavirus

Bishop Douglas Lucia has written a letter to all clergy, religious and laity of the diocese. Here are some excerpts: Effectively immediately, all Catholics entrusted to the care of Bishop Lucia as well as those who are within the territory of the Diocese of Syracuse are hereby dispensed from the obligation of abstaining from meat on Good Friday […]

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Our parish history: It all began nearly 125 years ago.

“More Good News” is highlighting the history of our parish leading to its 125th anniversary. Here is Part One. We mark a significant milestone in 2021 — the 125th year of the birth of our parish. Although the first Mass celebrated in our building was in 1896, we can trace our lineage as far back […]