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Father John Fraser has been named pastor of St. Malachy’s parish in Manhattan, and Father Albin Roby Antony has been appointed pastor of St. Adalbert-St. Roch parish on Staten Island, the … more
Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio was elected pope just a few days after telling the College of Cardinals that the Catholic Church faced a clear choice between being a Church that “goes out” or a … more
The secretary of the Pontifical Council for the New Evangelization told Hispanic ministry leaders at the Archdiocese of New York’s V Encuentro they must first have a sincere “personal encounter … more
Sabrina Dunckley concluded her school week with an unexpected emotional and uplifting experience. The junior was among nearly 175 classmates and faculty at Maria Regina High School in Hartsdale to … more
A Memorial Mass will be offered at St. Patrick’s Cathedral to mark the third anniversary of Cardinal Egan’s death Monday, March 5, at 7 a.m. Cardinal Egan died at age 82 on March 5, … more
Erisa Behrami was one of the 305 catechumens at this year’s Rite of Election at St. Patrick’s Cathedral. “This is something that means a lot to me,” Ms. Behrami said in an interview after … more
This past weekend, the merger of the parishes of Sacred Heart and St. Francis of Assisi, both in Newburgh, was announced, as was the merger of the parishes of St. Mary-St. Joseph and Our Lady of … more
Dolores Bernadette Grier, who served as vice chancellor for community relations in the archdiocese and also was an outspoken and effective advocate for the cause of life, died Feb. 22. Her … more
Army Pfc. Emmanuel Mensah, 26, a New York Army National Guard soldier, died in a Dec. 28 Bronx apartment house fire that claimed 12 other lives. He is credited with saving four lives and returning to … more
Joseph and Elizabeth Farina have been identified as the longest-married couple in the Archdiocese of New York. They were the winners of a contest conducted by Worldwide Marriage Encounter in … more
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