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Joseph's Place and Joseph's Attic

Posted by Marcus Ebenhoe on 2/15/18

This is Marcus Ebenhoe posting on behalf of Fr. Kevin McKenna.

February 14th, 2018

Joseph’s Place is an outreach ministry of the Cathedral Community located at Sacred Heart Cathedral, Flower City Park. It operates a food pantry three Wednesdays a month for the residents of the neighborhood. It also ... Read More »

Opioid Epidemic

Posted by Marcus Ebenhoe on 1/25/18

January 22, 2018 It was reported in the January 9 edition of the Democrat and Chronicle that every village and town had a resident who suffered an opioid overdose last year. Countywide, there were at least 395 residents died in the past year. Previously, in an editorial the D&C ... Read More »

National Migration Week - Fr. Kevin McKenna

Posted by Marcus Ebenhoe on 1/03/18

As we celebrate National Migration Week, we have an opportunity to reflect on the gifts that have been brought to us by our refugee friends. As Pope Francis reminded us in his 2018 World Day of Peace Message: “When we turn that [contemplative] gaze to migrants and refugees, we ... Read More »

Salt & Light - 12-12-17

Posted by Marcus Ebenhoe on 12/12/17

In this week's Salt & Light: Diocesan Public Policy Issues Speakers on Refugees Advocacy for our Earth Join the USCCB in standing against the new tax bill!

 Click here to read the whole issue!

Salt & Light - 12-5-17

Posted by Marcus Ebenhoe on 12/06/17

Check out the following in this week's Salt & Light: Share the Journey for Advent - experiencing immigration through the eyes of a migrant Care for Creation Corner Catholic Family Center's Refugee Report And more!

Click here to check it out!