Friday, January 18, 2013
SYRACUSE – St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center will hold a prayer service in honor of St. Marianne Cope on her Feast Day and birthday, Wednesday, January 23, from 12 to 1 p.m. in the hospital main lobby.
In addition to the short prayer service, the canonization ceremony, which took place in Rome, Italy last October, will be shown, as well as a special presentation of photos from the trip Central New Yorkers made to Italy to be present at that ceremony.
Media are invited to cover the event. Contact is Kerri Ganci.
St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center is a non-profit, 431-bed hospital and health care system providing services to patients from Onondaga and 15 surrounding counties. Through prevention programs and the latest diagnostic treatment procedures, St. Joseph's works with patients to achieve optimum long-term health. A 14-time winner of the National Research Corporation Consumer Choice award, St. Joseph’s is affiliated with Franciscan Companies and sponsored by the Sisters of St. Francis.