Photo Gallery: 149th Diocesan Convention

Enjoy photos above from our 149th Diocesan Convention, Arms Wide Open, courtesy of photographer Sue Cenci. See this photo gallery on our Facebook page and tag your friends!


Tell Your Story: Bishop DeDe’s Address to the 149th Diocesan Convention

God's plan is better than yours. God's love is more powerful. God's calling for you is deeper and richer than you could ever know. But it's going to start with one very important moment. The [...]


Convention 2017 Videos: Call of the Spirit & “We Are the People of the Episcopal Diocese of CNY”

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“Faithful Innovation in an Uncertain World:” Dwight Zscheile’s Address to the 149th Diocesan Convention

Watch: the Rev. Dwight Zscheile, Ph.D., addresses the 149th Convention on “Faithful Innovation in an Uncertain World.”


Churches reach out to youth and communities for Halloween 

Welcoming each other with God’s love… through crafts, candy, and costumes! That was the scene around the Diocese in the last few weeks, all in celebration of the kid favorite holiday, [...]


Parish Administrators meet for P.E.A.C.E Day

On Wednesday, October 25th, parish administrators, church secretaries and other wonderful men and women who keep congregations organized and moving day-to-day, gathered at Christ Church, Manlius [...]


Youth from around the Diocese gather for Happening

It was another fun-filled and God-loving weekend with friends this last weekend at Casowasco, the retreat center in Moravia, NY where Happening #68 was held.  Youth in 9th – 12th grades [...]


A Word from Bishop DeDe: 149th Diocesan Convention

October 20, 2017 Dear Friends in Christ: Our 149th Diocesan Convention—my first with you as your bishop—has been very much on my heart and in my prayers for much of this past year. Diocesan [...]


Grant Funding Available for Congregations

Recently, Zion Church in Rome held a “Rome Helping Rome” event, and they did this with the help of a grant from the Diocese of Central New York, called the Five Marks of Mission Block [...]


Animal Blessings around the Diocese

There were several pet blessings held over the last few Sundays around the Diocese in celebration of the feast day of St. Francis of Assisi, and we just couldn’t resist showing some of the [...]