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Most Catholics in the United States are probably familiar with the CRS Rice Bowl program, which is a practical way to support Catholic Relief Services’ efforts toward development and relief … more
It’s spring at last, and my thoughts are turning, naturally, if a bit late, to spring cleaning. Not just the grab-the-mop, go-through-the-closets kind of cleaning, but the spiritual kind as well: … more
I was as devastated as anyone in France about the terrible Notre Dame Cathedral fire. My wife and I have had the good fortune to visit Paris multiple times, and one of the great treats of such a … more
It is a good thing to see the steps our archdiocese has taken to address the Church’s sex abuse crisis in CNY’s April 11 issue. However, it is starting to read like a scorecard with this much … more
Some two millennia ago, a ragtag bunch of nobodies learned what their tortured and executed friend, the rabbi Jesus from Nazareth, meant by “rising from the dead” (Mark 9:9-10)—because … more
An article on page 29 of Catholic New York’s April 11 issue is titled “Catholic Conference, Catholic Charities Urge Court to Reject Census Citizenship Question.” The Catholic Church and its … more
A blessed Easter! We all realize that Lent, the season of penance we just completed, takes forty days. Our kids who give up candy wonder why it takes so long! It’s meant to be lengthy, … more
Last weekend Catholics at Mass in 413 parishes heard a pastoral letter from the Archbishop of New York. "As you cast your ballot, I prayerfully urge you to take a stand worthy of the … more
Manhattan College in the Bronx is noted for a number of things, not least enduring among them the invention of the seventh-inning stretch. That goes back to 1882 when the varsity was … more
El Tiempo Pascual nos recuerda insistentemente que Cristo Resucitado vive en medio de nosotros. La mejor ‘prueba’ de la Resurrección de Jesús es el crecimiento de la comunidad de los creyentes … more
The archdiocesan Respect Life Office held eight meetings across the archdiocese to help “build a culture of life,” in response to the Reproductive Health Act (RHA) that directly counters the … more
The 28th annual Bread of Life Drive, sponsored by the University of Notre Dame Alumni Club of Staten Island, concluded with the sorting, packing and distribution of 70,000 items of food to 25 … more
Albina Aspell, former editor and publisher of The Catholic Post of Peoria, Ill., and a past president of the Catholic Press Association of the United States and Canada, died in Peoria April 11. She … more
Father William Frazier, M.M., who taught for 33 years at Maryknoll School of Theology in Ossining, died March 23 at Maryknoll Society Center. He was 89. Father Frazier taught at Maryknoll, … more
Sister Mary Jane Fitzgibbon, S.C., who taught in the archdiocese for 22 years and later served as a public relations director for 27 years, died April 3 at Cabrini of Westchester in Dobbs Ferry. She … more
It seems that this year, more than ever, the Church needs the hope and new life Easter brings forth. Just as the resurrection of our Lord followed a week of persecution, violence and death at the … more
¡Una Pascua bendecida! Todos nos damos cuenta de que la Cuaresma, la temporada de penitencia que acabamos de cumplir, lleva cuarenta días. ¡Nuestros niños que renuncian a … more
"Life is a blend of Good Friday and Easter Sunday. We’ve always got the cross, we’ve always got the resurrection.” That was Cardinal Dolan’s assessment as he addressed the press after … more
Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith of Colombo, Sri Lanka, has blamed the country’s authorities for the security lapse he claims could have prevented Easter bombings, in which the death toll surpassed … more
The Chantels came all the way back to the beginning of their musical journey this month at St. Anthony of Padua Church on East 166th Street in the Bronx, where they first performed in the girls’ … more
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