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Campaign seeks to increase prayer
Campaign seeks to increase prayer Courier photos by Jeff Witherow
May 2, 2016

After parishioners at St. Mary Parish raised more than $800,000 during the parish's recent capital campaign, parish leaders set an even loftier goal: to raise 1 million minutes of prayer.

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Open house to be held at St. Stanislaus Church
Open house to be held at St. Stanislaus Church
April 29, 2016

St. Stanislaus Kostka Church, a local landmark and the spiritual heart of Rochester’s Polish community, will participate in a statewide open house of historic religious structures on May 22.

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Tyburn students' speeches win
Tyburn students' speeches win
April 28, 2016

Euthanasia. Abortion. Infanticide. Speeches about those topics recently earned top honors for three students from Auburn's Tyburn Academy of Mary, who were participating in Syracuse Right-To-Life Association's annual oratorical contest.

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St. Joseph students explore the outdoors
St. Joseph students explore the outdoors
April 28, 2016

St. Joseph School studens in Penfield marked Earth Day by learning a little about their world April 22.

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Mothers' group forms in Ithaca
Mothers' group forms in Ithaca
April 20, 2016

Although moms will be in the spotlight with Mother's Day, May 8, Jiza Zito knows that motherhood can often be an isolating experience.

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Chrism Mass brings diocese together
Chrism Mass brings diocese together
March 24, 2016

He knew it meant returning home to Ithaca after midnight, but that knowledge didn't deter Father Joseph Marcoux from making his annual trek to the Solemn Mass of Chrism.

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Hornell hospital gets $54.9 million in state funding
Hornell hospital gets $54.9 million in state funding
March 9, 2016

With a March 4 announcement that it is to receive $54.9 million in state funding, officials of Hornell's St. James Mercy Hospital say they now have the financial means to build a new hospital.

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Couples renew vows
Couples renew vows
February 29, 2016

Patrick and Gina Quigley recently renewed their wedding vows at St. Patrick Church. They held each other's hands, looked into one another's eyes and repeated the words of their marriage vows. Everything was just as it had been at their wedding several years earlier.

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Hornell chapel offers special connection with Christ
Hornell chapel offers special connection with Christ
February 29, 2016

Over the past 15 years, Isabel Nobilski has maintained a weekly one-hour ritual at a time most of us are asleep -- from 2 to 3 a.m. each Tuesday. Also since 2001, Donna Kull has been equally dedicated to her Sunday slot of 7 to 8 a.m.

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