General Announcements & Events

Trauma Informational Meeting

David Gandino, MSW, LCSW-R will be at the Bishop Harrison Center for an informational meeting focused on "Understanding the Effects of Trauma. What is Post Traumatic Stress Disorder? Do I have it? If so, what can be done about it?"  While especially relevant for survivors of trauma, war, sexual or physical abuse, all are welcome. For further information contact Fr. Fred. The goal is to inform and discuss options for treatment and relief.

Sunday August 13, 2017

Eastside Food Pantry Collection

Collection for the East Side Food Pantry will be the weekend of August 19-20.  The month of July was very busy at the pantry and the shelves are almost empty. Please be extra generous this month.  Items needed are:

Thank you in advance.

Monday August 14, 2017

Parish Picnic - Save the Date

The popular and well-attended Parish Picnic will be held Sunday September 10th. September may seem a long time away, but when in the middle of a fun and active summer, remember that Labor Day is just around the corner, so highlight 9/10 on your calendar! Look for more information in future bulletins.

We also encourage interested Parishioners to join our Picnic Planning Team! We’re especially looking for those who would enjoy planning fun and games for our youngsters. Please contact Meg at 315-395-9308 or at

Monday July 3, 2017

Parish Garage Sale

Our Parish Garage Sale to benefit our Outreach Ministry will be held Saturday September 16th 9 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. and Sunday September 17th after Masses. We will begin collecting items on Friday September 1 at the church garage. Please – No clothing, car seats or stuffed animals. Flat screen tvs only.

Pat Allen 315-447-3825
Mary Ann Laidlaw 315-446-3422

Sunday August 13, 2017

Westcott Street Fair

The 26th Annual Westcott Street Fair is Sunday September 17th. Please join us in the celebration of the diversity, richness and vibrancy that is the Westcott neighborhood and march with the All Saints contingent in the parade that kicks off the day’s festivities. We will meet at 11:30 A.M. at the Westcott Community Center and march at noon. Volunteers are needed to tend our Parish Booth.Contact Jill Zens 315-433-1339

Sunday August 13, 2017

Donations needed - Books and Puzzles

Gently used children's books are needed for our young Congolese parishioners. Please drop them off at the Parish Office in the Bishop Harrison Center or contact Kathy Gosh at 315-440-3018 or

Sr. Maura is collecting puzzles for the inmates at the Jamesville Correctional Facility. Put in the basket at the back of the church.

Thanks in advance.

Sunday August 13, 2017

Furniture Needed

Through our Refugee Resettlement Team , our parish has signed up to sponsor a new refugee family who will come to Syracuse sometime in the future. To get ready for them, we wish to line up furniture and household items because we will only have a two week notice of when they are coming. We need beds, blankets, rugs, lamps, tables, chairs, kitchen utensils, etc.

If you have items to donate, please notify: John Stopher – email: or 315-446-5395. At this time, we would just like to get a list of available items (you need to store them for now). Thank you!

Friday June 30, 2017

Summer Book Study

What Everyone Needs to Know about ISLAM – a 6-week summer book study will be held Wednesdays 10-11:30am and Sundays 10:20-11:20am. The author: John L. Esposito is University Professor, Professor of Religion and International Affairs, Professor of Islamic Studies, and Founding Director of the Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding at the Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University. We will begin on Wednesday, July 12 and Sunday July 16. Sign-up sheets are available in the back of Church. The retail price for the book is $21.95, we’ll try to get a discount but would ask participants to pay $20. or whatever they can toward the cost of the book.

Friday June 30, 2017