St. Francis of Assisi of Bridgeport
St. Mary of the Assumption of Minoa & St. Matthew of East Syracuse

Parish Staff:

Parish Administrator 

Nick Alvaro -

Assisting Priests:
Rev. John Kurgan
Rev. Matthew Rawson
Rev. Michael Guzik, SJ

Dc. Dean Brainard

DC:  David Schiltz

Business Manager:  
Joseph Lupia Jr.

Administrative Assistants:  

Anne Kolozsvary & JoAnn Binion

Faith Formation Director:

Gary Krajacic - 315-254-9804

Cemetery Director:
Laura Cavanaugh -315-345-8007

Music Director SFA & SMA:  

Mike Stocker - 315-633-2165

Music Director SM & SMA:

Mike McClelland - 315-278-7862

Youth Minister:
Dave Schiltz

Prayer Chain SFA:

Marge Stevens - 315-633-9432

Prayer Chain SMA:

Margie Bowhall - 315-656-2333

Prayer Chain SMT:

Mary Rovall - 315-632-4068

DPC Rep. SFA & SMA: Gary Krajacic

DPC Rep. SMT: Dave Schiltz


Attention New Parishioners

If you would like to join one of our 3 Linked Parishes

     Click on the link below to join

St. Francis or St. Mary's
Census Form

For   St. Matthew's Parish 
Click on the Link Below

St. Matthew's Census Form

Completed  Forms can be
mailed  to the Parish Office

229 W. Yates St. -
E. Syracuse, NY  13057


Drop it in the Collection on Sunday


Parish Office Mailing Address:

For our 3 Linked Parishes

St. Francis of Assisi (SFA) ~
St. Mary of the Assumption (SMA) ~
St. Matthew's Church (SMT)

229 W. Yates StreetEast Syracuse, NY 13057

Main Parish Office Phone Number

Phone Number: 315-437-8318

Fax Number: 315-463-6399

Email:  and

 Physical Addresses:

St. Francis of Assisi (SFA), 7820 Route 298, Bridgeport, NY 13030

St. Mary's of the Assumption (SMA), 401 No. Main St. Minoa, NY 13116

St. Matthew's 2nd Time Around Store

Phone: 315-438-8635

Office Hours:

Mon. - Tues. - 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Wednesday - 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Thursday - 900 AM to 4:00 PM

Friday - Closed
or by Appt. with Parish Priest

Please call the office for the

Baptism:  arrangements made 1
month prior to and parents are
required to attend Baptism Class
prior to the Baptism.

Marriage: arrangements must be
made at least 6 months in advance

Hospitalized Parishioners: please
notify the rectory when a family
member is admitted to a hospital or nursing home so the priests can
provided for their spiritual needs  

Communion to Sick / Shut-ins:
 at anytime

If your out of town and need to find a Catholic Church click on the link for  
Catholic Mass Times

Looking for a Grave Site -
St. Mary's Cemetery Minoa, NY 


Weekday Mass Schedules:

Monday ~ St. Francis
Wednesday ~ St. Mary's
Friday ~ St. Matthew's
All Masses start at 9:00 AM

New Confession Times
St. Matthew's
Saturdays 3:30 to 4:00 PM

St. Mary's
Sunday's Immediately after the 11:00 AM Mass

St. Francis
4th Monday Holy Hour
With Confessions available 6:00-7:00 PM