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The Archdiocese of New York has initiated a voluntary Independent Reconciliation and Compensation Program (IRCP) to promote healing and serve as a “tangible sign of the Church’s outreach and reparation” by providing compensation to victim-survivors of sexual abuse as minors by clergy of the archdiocese. more
The 59th German-American Steuben Parade stepped off in Manhattan on Sept. 17 as marchers made their way up Fifth Avenue from 68th Street to 86th Street. Approximately 50 groups from Germany, Austria … more
Twelve years ago, Elvis Garcia Callejas was an unaccompanied minor who traveled 1,200 miles to the United States to escape violent gangs and hunger in Honduras. The frightened 15-year-old hitched … more
A prayer campaign for the upcoming elections launched by a permanent deacon on Staten Island is not meant to sway voters toward a particular candidate, but rather to ask God’s guidance in … more
The Holy Eucharist was stolen early last week from Holy Trinity Church on Manhattan’s Upper West Side. more
With tables set in red, white and blue and staff members dressed in patriotic or military attire, the annual Grandparents’ Day celebration at St. Joseph’s Place, a long-term care nursing … more
The Vatican nuncio to the United Nations spoke with clear conviction and a special sense of mission as he affirmed Pope Francis’ call to help the world’s poorest of God’s children become … more
“Every human being—just because he or she is a human being—has a right to live in conditions worthy of human life,” said Archbishop Thomas Wenski of Miami during a prayer service for the … more
FORMED, a website featuring Catholic study programs, movies, audio presentations and ebooks from reliable and popular sources, is being made available, at no cost, to parishes in the archdiocese for the next year. more
Brother Brian Poulin, F.M.S., professed his final vows with the Marist Brothers during a Mass on Aug. 27 at Mount St. Michael Academy in the Bronx where he is a teacher and campus … more
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