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Joe Delaney clearly heard the message in 1992, considering the current state of the Bread of Life Food Drive. Delaney’s University of Notre Dame Alumni Club of Staten Island and the Notre Dame … more
Innocent victims of terrorism throughout the world were solemnly remembered in prayer at Easter Sunday Mass at St. Patrick’s Cathedral. Despite the dreadful current events of late, there was … more
From the prayers and hymns at Mass in St. Patrick’s Cathedral to the beating of drums and the skirl of bagpipes on Fifth Avenue, St. Patrick’s Day in Manhattan filled the air with heart-stirring sounds as it honored Irish faith and heritage. more
First-class relics of St. Maria Faustina Kowalska, the Polish nun who gave the world the image and message of Divine Mercy, will be on tour in the archdiocese from Saturday, April 2, through … more
A nun who served at John F. Kennedy Catholic High School for nearly half a century died in a head-on car collision on the Somers-Yorktown Heights border on Route 6. Sister Barbara Heil, R.D.C., … more
Like clockwork, the faithful wound their way into St. Patrick’s Cathedral on the First Friday of March—early in the morning, throughout the afternoon and into the evening. Many came for the … more
The Catholic Charities Gala Benefit dinner, in its seventh year, is fast becoming an evening that New Yorkers are embracing generously because of the important mission at the heart of the … more
Perhaps every year should be a year of mercy.” That was the observation of Rabbi Daniel Polish, a speaker at “Mercy in the Scriptures,” an interfaith trialogue marking the Year of Mercy … more
The Franciscan Friars of the Renewal, a religious congregation founded in the Bronx in 1987 to work with the poor, has created an initiative called “Renewal in Motion” to raise awareness for charities through creative means. more
Msgr. Farrell and Salesian high schools will be playing for CHSAA state championships after winning their respective New York City CHSAA titles March 4 at Fordham University. more
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