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

Parish Staff:


Rev. Stephen P. Wirkes


Dc. Dean Brainard
Dc. Joseph Lupia Jr.

Business Manager:

Joseph Lupia Jr.

Administrative Assistants:  

Anne Kolozsvary & JoAnn Binion

Faith Formation Director:

Gary Krajacic



Cemetery Director:

Laura Cavanaugh -315-345-8007

Music Director SFA & SMA:  

Lynne Stocker - 315-725-8510

Music Director SM & SMA:

Mike McClelland -


Prayer Chain SFA:

Marge Stevens - 315-633-9432

Prayer Chain SMA:

Margie Bowhall - 315-656-2333

Prayer Chain SMT:

Noreen Czarnecki - 315-437-9245


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. Matthew's Church (SMT)

St. Mary of the Assumption (SMA)  

229 W. Yates Street  East Syracuse, NY


Main Parish Office Phone Number

Phone Number: 315-437-8318

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

If your out of town and need to find a

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Looking for a Grave Site - CLICK HERE

St. Mary's Cemetery Minoa, NY CLICK HERE

Weekly Contributions 

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It's easy and it's a click away

Just choose the church you want to donate to

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St. Francis Click Here

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St. Mary's Click Here

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St. Matthew's Click Here

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25th sunday of ordinary Time - 9/24/23

Mass Times

Saturday - 4:30 PM at St. Matthew's

Sunday - 8:00 AM at St. Matthew's
Sunday - 9:30 AM at St. Francis

Sunday - 11:00 AM at St. Mary's

Donations can also be mailed to:

229 W. Yates Street
East Syracuse, NY 13057


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Eucharistic Adoration 

St. Mary' Church

First Friday of each month

9:00 AM -3:00 PM

We hope that many of our tri-parish family will join us in adoring Our Lord.

adoration - 1st friday of each Month

Friday octoer 6, 2023

Spend some time with our Lord

October 6, 2023

help us help the hungry!

Envelopes are now avaialble at all three parishes to help your local Food Pantry 

In this time of high inflation and rising food prices, our three food pantries need help! They must purchase food for items not donated. This is how you can help!

BRIDGEPORT ~ St. Francis make checks payable to: Bridgeport Food Pantry and put it Sunday's Collection basket.

~ St. Mary's make checks payable to: Heaven's Pantry and mail it to 246 East Ave, Minoa, NY 13116

~ St. Matthew's make checks payable to:
St. Matthew's Food Pantry and put it Sunday's Collection basket.T SYR

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 Street East Syracuse, NY 13057 

Phone Number: 315-437-8318  
Fax Number: 315-463-6399

Bulletins - click on the date

October 14th - 12:00PM 

St. Matthew's Church /Grotto

Join us in a National
Prayer of the Rosary 

This will take place at Churches and Grotto's across the Country

As we Pray for America 

Everyone is invited 

rosary Rally - october 14th

 If you haven't Registered, You still have time

Click here to Download the Registration Form

Grades 7-10 - Sunday, September 17th at 9:30AM
Grades 1-6 - Monday, September 18th at 6:00PM

For Information Call the Parish office 315-437-8318

Gary Krajacic: 315-254-9804

Email: Gary Krajacic at


Ann Karkruff at akarkruff@syrdio.orgThank You