Saturday, December 20, 2014

Follow us:
Follow us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Subscribe to this news feed 



Syracuse Catholics celebrate Pope with special mass

  • Text size: + -
CNY/NNY/S. Tier: Syracuse Catholics celebrate Pope with special mass
Play now

Time Warner Cable video customers:
Sign in with your TWC ID to access our video clips.

  To view our videos, you need to
enable JavaScript. Learn how.
install Adobe Flash 9 or above. Install now.

Then come back here and refresh the page.

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- The Syracuse Roman Catholic Diocese celebrated the contributions of Pope Benedict the XVI with a special mass, timed to coincide with his departure from the Vatican.

Bishop Robert Cunningham told the faithful that Benedict has left a rich legacy which enriched the church and its people.

“When he was elected Pope and began his ministry, people wondered what type of Pope he would be. Through his teaching and preaching, he led us ever closer to God,” said Bishop Cunningham.

The Bishop says Catholics should now pray for the College of Cardinals as they prepare to begin a conclave to select a successor to Benedict. ClientIP:, UserAgent: CCBot/2.0 ( Profile: TWCSAMLSP