Vatican

8:25am

Fri December 6, 2013
Religion

Syracuse Diocese asks for parishioner input on controversial church issues

Roman Catholics all over the world are being asked to answer a questionnaire in order to help the church deal with what it calls a social and spiritual crisis that exists, especially in regard to marriage and the family. While some parts of the country are asking clergy to answer questions, the Syracuse Diocese wants the opinion of every day parishioners.  

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10:52am

Tue February 12, 2013
Religion

Syracuse Bishop reacts to Pope Benedict's resignation

Diocese of Syracuse Bishop Robert Cunningham
Ellen Abbott WRVO

The 285,000 Roman Catholics in the Syracuse Diocese are among those digesting Monday's news of the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI.

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4:24pm

Mon October 22, 2012
Regional Coverage

Canonization of Marianne Cope brings changes to Syracuse motherhouse

The Court Street museum dedicated to St. Marianne Cope will be seeing renovations.
Ellen Abbott WRVO

At the Sisters of Saint Francis' motherhouse in Syracuse there is a museum and chapel dedicated to Mother Marianne Cope, who was canonized a saint in Rome on Sunday. The Sisters anticipate Cope's canonization will bring more interest in her history.

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10:46am

Tue October 16, 2012
Regional Coverage

Central NYers travel to Vatican for canonization

Central New York will have its own saint when Mother Marianne Cope is canonized in the Vatican on Sunday, October 21.

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