Places of Worship

Cayuga County's diverse cultural mix provides a variety of houses of worship.  We invite you to join us in prayer at your religious institution of choice.


Assembly Of God

Lakes Church
138 East Genesee Street Road
Rev. Joshua Czyz 
Driven Youth: 9 a.m. Sundays
Worship: 10 a.m. Sundays
Lakes Church Kids!: 10 a.m. Sundays


United Church of Auburn
77 Metcalf Drive
Lake Avenue and Metcalf
Pastor: Rev. Damon Gagnier
Worship: 10 a.m.
Sunday School: 11:15 a.m.
Bible study, Wed., 1:30 p.m.
Nursery care provided

Second Baptist
1 N. Herman Ave.
Pastors: Dr. Guy Rathmell and Brian Hill
Sun. School: 9:30 a.m. (all ages)
Sunday Worship: 10:45 a.m.
Wed. Family Night: 6:30 p.m.
Wed. Prayer Meeting: 7 p.m

Roosevelt Memorial
101 Fitch Ave.
Rev. Robert E. Wilson, Pastor
Sunday School: 9:30 a.m.
Worship: 11 a.m.
Wednesday: Prayer and Bible Study: 6 p.m.
Weds.: Youth ministry 6:30 p.m.

Freedom Baptist
3324 E. Genesee St. Road
Pastor David Dunbar
Sunday School: 10 a.m.
Worship: 11 a.m., 6 p.m.
Wednesday: 7 p.m.

Eternal Life Baptist Church
169 Genesee St.
Pastor David Kreydatus
Sunday School: 10 a.m.
Worship: 11 a.m. & 6:30 p.m.
Bible study: 6 p.m. Wednesdays
Men's Bible study: 5:30 p.m. Fridays


St. Alphonsus
85 E. Genesee St.
Rev. Louis Vasile, pastor
Saturday: 4 p.m.
Sunday: 7:30, 10 a.m., 5 p.m.

Sacred Heart
90 Melrose Road
315-252-7111 or 315-252-7271
Sr. Chris Treichel, OSF, pastoral administrator
Saturday: 4:30 p.m.
Sunday: 7:30, 10:30 a.m., noon

Holy Family
85 North St.
Priest Admin.: Rev. Dennis Shaw
Saturday: 4:30 p.m.
Sunday: 9, 11:15 a.m.

St. Francis of Assisi
299 Clark St.
Deacon Gary DiLallo, pastoral administrator
Rev. Michael Brown
Rev. Felicjan Sierotowicz
Rev. Richard Murphy
Tuesday: 9 a.m.
Thursday: 9 a.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m., Vigil Mass 4 p.m.
Sunday: 9:15  a.m.
Reconciliation: Saturday, 8 :30 a.m.  and  3  to 3:30 p.m.

St. Hyacinth's
61 Pulaski Street
Deacon Gary DiLallo, pastoral administrator
Rev. Michael Brown
Rev. Felicjan Sierotowicz
Rev. Richard Murphy
Sacramental ministers
Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 9 a.m. 
Saturday: Vigil Mass 5:15 p.m. 
Sunday: 10:30 a.m. 
Reconciliation:  Saturday 4:30 p.m.

St. Peter and Paul
136 Washington St.
Rev. Vasile Colopelnic
Rev. Deacon Willis Homick
Rev. Deacon P. Robert Coleman
Rev. Deacon Michael Evans
Rev. Deacon Andrew Roch
Saturday Vigil 4:00 PM (English)
Sunday 8:00 AM (English)
Sunday 9:30 AM (Ukrainian)
Daily Liturgies June-August 8:00 AM
Daily Liturgies September-May 9:00 AM

St. Mary's

15 Clark St.
Rev. Frank E. Lioi,, pastor
Rev. John K. Coffie, parochial vicar
Saturday: 5:30, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday: 7, 9:45 a.m., noon

The Christian and Missionary Alliance

Auburn Alliance Chruch
630 N. Seward Ave.
Rev. David Richter and Rev. Mark Mindek
Sunday School: 9 a.m.
Worship: 10:15 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sundays
Wednesday Prayer: 7 p.m.
Youth Group: 5:00 p.m. Sundays


SS.  Peter and John
169 Genesee St.
Rev. Douglas Taylor-Weiss
Sunday Worship: 8 and 10 a.m.
Sunday School: 9 a.m.
Wed. Eucharist: Noon
Holy Days: 5:15 p.m.

Full Gospel Church

Faith Chapel of Auburn
"The House of  Miracles"
55 Market St.
Pastors Jay and Amy Sheridan
Sunday worship: 10 a.m.

First Love Fellowship
Wall/VanAnden Streets
Pastor: Robert Canino
Service: 10 a.m., 7 p.m.
Children: 11 a.m.
Wed. service: 7 p.m.

Auburn Church of God
Pastor Fred Colombo
2165 Turnpike Road, Throop
Sunday: 10 a.m
Wednesday: 7 p.m.


Redeemer Lutheran
10 Prospect St. (Franklin and Prospect streets)
Pastor: Larry Gerdes
Sunday Service: 10:30 a.m.
Sun. School, adult bible: 9:15 a.m.


Auburn United Methodist
99 South St.
Rev. Richelle Duchano
9 a.m. contemporary service
10 a.m. traditional service
11 a.m. Sunday School  (all  ages)

Thompson Memorial
AME Zion
90 Franklin Street
Rev. Paul G. Carter
Sunday School: 10 a.m.
Worship: 11 a.m.


Auburn Church of the Nazarene
3360 E. Genesee St. Road
Pastor: Paul Colgan
Sunday school: 9:15 -10:15 a.m.
Sunday Worship: 10:30 a.m.
Chirldren's Ministry:
Tuesday, 7 p.m.

United Pentecostal

Voice of Pentecost
East Genesee Street Road
Rev. Frederick Zimmer
Sunday School: 10 a.m.
Worship: 11 a.m.

The Apostolic Church of the Lord Jesus Christ
103 Fitch Ave.
Rev. Willie Murray, pastor
Services: 7 p.m. Tue., 7:30 p.m. Fri., 11:30 a.m. Sun.


First Presbyterian
112 South St.
Pastor: Eileen Winter
Worship for all ages:
Sunday: 9:30 a.m.

Westminster Presbyterian 
17 William St.
 Rev. Philip S. Windsor, Pastor
Worship:  9:30 a.m.
Education hour: 10:45 a.m.
Nursery care provided


St. Nicholas
28 Cross St.
Rev. Stephen Mack
Divine Liturgy: 10 a.m.
Vespers: Saturday 6 p.m.
Church school: 6 p.m. Sat., 9 a.m. Sun.

SS. Peter and Paul
136 Washington St.
Archpriest Mihai Dubovici
Deacon Willis Homick
Deacon Paul Robert Coleman
Deacon Michael Evans
Sat.: 4 p.m.
Sun.: 8, 9:30

United Church of Christ

St. Luke's
Rev. David B. Borthwick
25 Seminary Ave.
Worship: 10 a.m. (Summer 9 a.m.)
Sunday School


Auburn Vineyard Church
360 Grant Avenue
Pastor: Andy Race
Sunday Service: 10:30 a.m.

Believers Chapel
3141 E Genesee Street Road
Pastor Clint & Terri Smith

Calvary Chapel of Auburn
2090 Cranebrook Drive
Pastor: Fred Thompson
Sunday Service: 10 a.m.
Bible Study Wednesday: 7 p.m.
Prayer Meeting Saturday: 7 p.m.
Ladies Study Tues.: 10:30 a.m.
Ladies Prayer Fri.: 10:30 a.m.
Church School: 10:15 a.m.

Church of Christ
12 Woodruff Place
Contact Pete Jarabek
Sunday Bible Study: 9 a.m.
Worship: 9:45 a.m. 

Freedom's Community Church
150 Wall St.
Rev. Ernest W. Bullock
Sunday School: 10 a.m.
Morning service: 11 a.m.
Bible study: Saturday 6 to 8 p.m.

607 N. Seward Ave.
Rev. Stan Sears
Sunday Service: 10:30 a.m.

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
33 Kearney Ave.
Daniel P. Larson, bishop
Sacrament: 10 a.m.
Sunday School: 11:10 a.m.
Priesthood/Relief Society:12:10 p.m.

Jehovah's Witnesses
Corner Route 34 and WiIllowbrook Road
Sunday Bible Lectures
9:30 a.m.

Seventh Day Adventist
56 Prospect Street
Pastor William Hrovat
Worship: 11 a.m. Sat.
Sabbath School: 9:30 a.m.

Salvation Army Worship and Service Center
18 E. Genesee St.
 Captain Dennis and Traci Cregan
Sunday school: 9:45 a.m.
Worship: 11 a.m.

Church of Christ in Christian Union
25 Lexington Ave.
Rev. Kenneth Sullivan
Sunday School: 10 a.m.
Worship: 11 a.m., 7 p.m.
Prayer Wed.: 7 p.m.

Auburn First Church of God in Christ
90 Garrow St.
Rev. Timothy Agee Sr.
Sunday School: 9:30 a.m.
Sunday Service: 11 a.m. and 7 p.m.
Bible Study: 7 p.m.
Bible Study/Youth: 5 p.m. Sun.
Pastoral Service: 7 p.m. Fri.

River of Life Ministries
SS. Peter and John Episcopal Parish House
169 Genesee St.
James Slater, pastor
Sunday Services: 10 a.m.
Prayer and Bible study 7 pm. Fri.


Faith Assembly of God
Poplar Ridge Road.
Pastor  Don DeMars
Sunday Services: 10:30 a.m., 7 p.m.
Wednesday: 7 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m.

St. Patrick's Catholic
Rev. Richard Shatzel
Wednesday, Thursday 
Mass: 9 a.m.
June 1 to Aug. 31: Sunday
Mass 9 a.m.

United Ministry
Main Street, Aurora
Episcopal, Presbyterian
Services:  9 a.m.
Rev. Robert French, pastor
Call 364-8543


Cato Christian Fellowship, formerly Cato Union
Pastor: Ron Dusharm
Worship 11 a.m.
Weds. Prayer  hour: 7 p.m.
Sunday School: 9:30 a.m.

St. Patrick's Catholic
Rev. John Gathenya
Sunday: 8:30 a.m.


United Methodist
6201 Center Street
Sunday school during worship
Worship: 11 a.m.
Rev. Kevin Grish, pastor
Heritage Baptist Church
6200 Center St., Cayuga
Pastor Hugh Robinson
Sunday worship: 10 a.m., 6 p.m.


Bible Baptist
Rev. James Kelly
Sunday School: 10:30 a.m.
Sun: 11:30 a.m., 7:45 p.m.
Wednesday: 7:45 p.m.

East Summer Hill

Lake Como Road
Worship: 11 a.m.
Sun. School: 10 a.m.


United Church of Christ
9971 O'Neil Road, 
Port Byron
Rev. James Jackson, pastor
Worship: 9 a.m.

Fair Haven

Fair Haven Community Church
Richmond Avenue 
Pastor: Tom Flickenger
Worship: 11 a.m.
Summer worship: 10 a.m.
Sunday school: 9:30 a.m.
Bible Study: Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. (during school year)
Womens Prayer: Wednesday at 9 a.m. (during school year)
Prayer:  Saturday at 9 A.M.


Rev. Marsha King
Worship: 9 a.m.


United Church of Genoa
Maple Street
Worship: 10 a.m.
Sunday School: 11:15

Half Acre

The Rev. Gordon Pearsall
Worship: 8:45  a.m.
Sunday School: After junior sermon


United Methodist
Ferris Road
Sunday School: 10 a.m.
Worship: 11 a.m.
Pastor: Susan Townsend

King Ferry

King Ferry Presbyterian Church
Rev. Robert Godbout
Sunday School: 10 a.m.
Church Service: 11 a.m.

Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church
Rev. Richard Shatzel
Mass: Sunday 10 a.m.
First Friday: 9 a.m.

Cornerstone Covenant Church
Route 90
Pastor: Richard Welch
Sunday worship: 9 a.m.
Wednesday prayer: 7 p.m.


Rev. Russell  W. Riddell
Bible study/Sunday School:    
9:30 a.m.
Sunday worship: 10:45 a.m.


Locke Community Church
904 Main St., Rt. 38
Pastor: Dean Donald
Sunday School: 9 a.m.
Sunday services: 10 a.m.
Worship & Prayer: Sunday, 6 p.m.
Men's & Women's Separate Bible Study: 6:00 p.m. Wednesday


Pastor: Floyd Duger
Sunday School: 9:30 a.m.
Worship: 11 a.m.


St. Matthew's Episcopal
Sunday School: 10 a.m
Holy Eucharist: 10 a.m.

First Baptist
Church Street
Pastor: Frank Westcott
Bible School: 9:30 a.m.
Worship: 10:30 a.m., 6:30 p.m.
Wed.: 7 p.m. Bible, Prayer

Christ United Methodist
36 Church St.
Rev. Dave Hays
Worship: 8:30, 10:30 a.m., 6:30 p.m.
Summer:  8:30 and 9:45 a.m.,
Christian Education: 9:15 a.m.

St. Patrick's Catholic
51 Grove 
Rev. Richard Shatzel
Sunday Mass: 8:30 a.m.
Tuesday Mass: 9 a.m.
Second Tuesday each month  Northwoods Nursing Home at 9:30 a.m.

New Hope Bible Fellowship Independent and Fundamental
2362 Oak Hill Road
Church Service 11 a.m.
Sunday service 7 p.m.
Prayer and Bible study
Wednesday 7 p.m.

New Hope

Mid-Lakes Methodist
3703 Route 41A
Pastor : Rev.  Robyn Hays
Worship: 9 a.m.
Sunday School  9 a.m. until June 14


Owasco Reformed
Rev.  Marcia Gibbons
Sunday Worship: 10:45 a.m.
(Summer 10 a.m.; no school)
Sunday School: 9:30 a.m.

Judea Church of God in Christ
6926 Owasco Road
Pastor Oliver Thomas Sr.
Sunday School: 9:30 a.m.
Sunday worship: 11 a.m.
Bible study, Tuesday, 7 p.m
Pastoral instruction, Friday,  7 p. m.

St. Ann's Catholic
Sr. Chris Treichel, OSF, pastoral administrator
Sunday: 9 a.m.

Poplar Ridge

Friends (Quaker)
Ruth Bradley
Worship: 10 a.m.

Port Byron

St. John's Catholic
37 Rochester Street
Rev. John Gathenya
Saturday: 5 p.m.
Federated Church
Rev. Neil Strong
Sunday worship: 10 a.m.
Friday service: 7 p.m.
Church School Sun: 10:30 a.m.

Port Byron First United Methodist
8510 South Street
Pastor Glynn English
Worship: 10 a.m.
Sunday school: 10:30 a.m.

Solid Rock Landmark Baptist Mission
8505 South Street Road
8505 South Street Road
Sunday School: 10 a.m.
Church: 11 a.m.


Scipio Baptist Church
4324 Route 34B
Pastor Joe Pine
Sunday school: 9:45 a.m.
Worship: 11 a.m. Sundays
Prayer meeting and Bible study 6:30 p.m. Sundays
Adventure Kids and Ladies Night Out: 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Scipio Center

Pastor Adam Sabo
Sunday school: 9:45 a.m.
Worship: 11 a.m.
Bible study: 7 p.m. Wednesday
Praise Time: 8 p.m. Wednesday


Scipioville Presbyterian Church
Route 34B
Rev. Barbara J. Wright
Worship: 10 a.m.
Sunday School  9 a.m.


Sempronius Baptist Church
6500 Frazier Road, (off S.R. 41A)
 Pastor Dennis Grimes
Sunday School: 9:45 a.m.
Worship:  11 a.m., followed by weekly dish-to-pass meal; Sunday Afternoon 2:00p.m., & Wednesday Prayer Mtg. 6:30p.m.


Federated American Baptist and Presbyterian
Rev. Bob Masciola
Worship: 9:30 a.m.

Spring Lake and Conquest

Countryside Church
Duck Lake Rd.
Pastor Martha Robinson
Worship: 9:30 a.m Sundays
Sunday School/Kids Time: 9:30 a.m. Sundays


Valley Federated
Rev. Gordon M. Wendall
Worship: 9:30 a.m.


Throop Church of God
2165 Turnpike Road
Pastor Fred Colombo
Sunday: 10 a.m.
Wednesday: 7 p.m.

Throopsville Community Church
2026 Turnpike Road
Pastor John Forgham
Sunday Service: 10 a.m.
Sunday School: 9 am.

Union Springs

St. Michael's Catholic
Rev. Richard Shatzel
Monday Mass: 4 p.m.
Saturday Mass: 5 p.m.

Trinity United Church of Christ
163 S Cayuga Street
 Minister: Shelley Pantoliano
Worship: 10:30 a.m.
Sunday School: 9:30 a.m.
Nursery care provided

Seventh Day Adventist
U.S. Academy Campus
40 Spring Street
Pastor Tim Bailey
Saturday Worship: 11 a.m.

Venice Center

Reformed Baptist
Rev. Manley Johnson
Worship: 11 a.m., 1 p.m.


Victory United Methodist
Rev. Lorraine Zimmerman
Service: 11 a.m.

Armour of Light Baptist Church
Route 38 Victory
Pastor: Greg Settle
Sunday Worship: 11 a.m.
Sunday School: 9:45 a.m.
Sunday Eve Service: 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday Service: 7 p.m.


First United Methodist
2744 E. Brutus St.
Pastor: Valerie White
Sunday worship: 9 a.m.
Sunday school: 10:30 a.m. all ages
Nursery care provided

First Baptist
30 Liberty Street
Rev. Thomas Cornell
Worship: 11 a.m.
Sunday School:  9:30 a.m.

First Presbyterian
S. Seneca
Rev. Debra Thomas
Church school: 9 a.m.
Worship: 10:30 a.m.

St. Joseph's Catholic
111 S. Seneca Street
Rev. John Gathenya
Sunday: 10:30 a.m.