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Editorial & Opinion
Yonkers Parish Is a Welcoming Church Family

If you are looking to see a good example of how an active and vibrant parish functions on Sunday mornings, you should visit …

Making Room for the Divine Every Day

I stood in the parking lot of a Holiday Inn Express in Syracuse one recent Saturday morning …

A Tale of Two Churches

While we Catholics believe that a church building is certainly not The Church, we still take the building very seriously.

‘¡Ay del que Escandalice!’

Escandalizar”, en un contexto religioso, significa literalmente poner tropiezos, obstaculizar el camino de alguien para encontrarse con Cristo, …

Resources for Priestly Discernment Here in New York

A few months ago, I was at a gathering with brother priests and one of the young men helping at the dinner approached me when he heard that I am the vocation director …

All Stories

Limousine Crash ‘Heartbreaking, Gut-Wrenching’ for New York Community

Among the 20 people killed in a devastating limousine accident Oct. 6 in Schoharie, N.Y., were several victims who had connections to parishes, schools and Catholic organizations of the Albany Diocese.

Pastors Appointed in Four Parishes

Four pastors, one administrator and one temporary administrator were appointed to parishes, the Cardinal’s Office announced. Also, one administrator was reappointed for one year. Appointed …

Catholic Youth Day Set Oct. 20 in White Plains

New York Catholic Youth Day, an annual celebration for high school students in the archdiocese, will take place Saturday, Oct. 20, at the Westchester County Center in White Plains.Doors will open at …

Dominican Sisters of Sparkill Celebrate 60 Years in Pakistan

A Mass of thanksgiving was offered for the Dominican Sisters of Sparkill as they marked 60 years of ministry in Pakistan. The liturgical gathering occurred Sept. 15 in Our Lady of the Rosary Chapel …
Our Faith

Saints Risk All for Love of Jesus, Pope Says at Canonization Mass

Carrying Pope Paul VI’s pastoral staff and wearing the blood-stained belt of Archbishop Oscar Romero of San Salvador, Pope Francis formally recognized them, and five others, as saints of the Catholic Church.

Diocese Moving from Prayer to Action in Wake of Hurricane Michael

In the wake of Hurricane Michael, which ravaged the Florida panhandle, the Diocese of Pensacola-Tallahassee, whose territory was smack in the path of the Category 4 storm, has moved from prayer to action.

What Is God Saying With Rise of Secularization? Jesuit Superior Asks

The Catholic Church must find a way to look at secularization as an opportunity to find new ways to proclaim the Gospel, the Jesuit superior general told the Synod of Bishops.

Brewers Chaplain Finds Joy in Connecting His Love of Priesthood, Sports

Champagne corks popped in the visiting clubhouse Oct. 7 as the Milwaukee Brewers celebrated their sweep of the Colorado Rockies, advancing to the National League Championship Series.
Schools Coverage

Cathedral High School Girls Won’t Forget Queen of Belgium’s Visit

Cathedral High School hosted a royal visit Sept. 25 that will provide a lifetime of memories for students, faculty and administrators. Her Majesty Queen Mathilde of Belgium met with 12 students, …

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School Notes

Grant to St. Raymond for Baseball Field Renovations St. Raymond High School for Boys was awarded a $20,000 grant from the Hyde and Watson Foundation to renovate its baseball field on the grounds …

St. Ignatius Loyola School a Blue Ribbon Winner—Again

St. Ignatius Loyola School in Manhattan has been named—for the second time—a National Blue Ribbon School, and the elated principal, Mary E. Larkin, said the secret to the school’s success is …

Giants Rookie Barkley Takes Field With Cardinal Hayes

Sofian Massoud is not a fan of the New York Giants, but the quarterback at Cardinal Hayes High School quickly recognized who was strolling toward football practice Oct. 2. “We definitely …

Celebrating 150 Years

Fun in the Sun

The Catholic School Region of Staten Island and the Regional Board of Trustees held their 33rd annual Family Fun Day on the Dolphin Fountain Boardwalk at South Beach Sept. 29. Students, parents and …