Archbishop Cardinal Timothy Dolan of New York will preside over the funeral mass Friday for retired Bishop James Moynihan at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Syracuse. The Roman Catholic Diocese of Syracuse announced Moynihan died on Monday.
During his tenure, Moynihan oversaw many of the biggest issues facing the Catholic Church in the past two decades.
Moynihan's body was brought to the cathedral on Thursday. Following Friday's funeral, Moynihan will be buried in the Cathedral crypt in Syracuse.