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Archdiocese’s New Digital Database Holds Historical Sacramental Records

Described as a “monumental three-phase project,” the Archives of the Archdiocese of New York has launched a digital database of historical sacramental records dating back to the earliest … more

Milestone of Dominican Ministry Stepping Out on the East Side

The Dominican Friars are celebrating 150 years of parish ministry on Manhattan’s East Side and the centenary of St. Vincent Ferrer Church, a French Gothic revival structure. Cardinal Dolan … more

Sheen Panel Gives Students New Perspectives in Community Service

Morgan Mangual learned more about her future than her present as one of more than 250 students from 35 archdiocesan high schools participating in the second annual Catholic Leadership Conference at … more

Symposium Marks Donation of Father Neuhaus’ Papers to Catholic University of America

Father Richard John Neuhaus, founder of the Institute for Religion and Public Life and its magazine, First Things, was dedicated to ecumenical dialogue and believed in the importance of religion in … more

New Parish Visit

Iona Set for NCAA Play After Third Straight MAAC Hoops Crown

The Iona College men’s basketball team earned another trip to the NCAA Tournament by defeating Fairfield University, 83-71, for a third consecutive Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Tournament … more

A Grand Day for St. Patrick, Catholic Education

Loretta Brennan Glucksman, the grand marshal of the 257th New York City St. Patrick’s Day Parade, will lead the march up Fifth Avenue in Manhattan, Saturday, March 17, beginning at 11 a.m. Cardinal … more

Care for Environment

Cardinal John Ribat of Papua New Guinea visited St. Ignatius Loyola Church in Manhattan earlier this week, where he received the parish’s Loyola Medal and gave a lecture on how climate change is … more

Don Bosco Scholars Find Keys to College Access

Katherine Ovalles will graduate in June from the Don Bosco Scholars First Gen College Access Program with a better understanding of what’s ahead, and with a new friend. Miss Ovalles, an … more

Happy Returns

Auxiliary Bishop Dominick Lagonegro celebrates Sunday Mass for his 75th birthday March 4 at St. Anthony of Padua Church in West Harrison. The bishop was a parishioner at St. Anthony’s from seventh … more

Benefit Concerts

The Friends of the Missionaries of the Poor held a two-hour benefit concert before 800 people at Our Lady Star of the Sea Church on Staten Island March 3. Money raised through ticket and merchandise … more

Special Occasion

Bread of Life Food Drive Under Way

The annual Notre Dame Bread of Life Food Drive on Staten Island is under way. The University of Notre Dame Alumni Club of Staten Island organizes the food drive, now in its 27th year of serving the … more

Yonkers St. Patrick’s Parade Set March 24

The 63rd Annual Yonkers St. Patrick’s Day Parade will step off on McLean Avenue Saturday, March 24, at 1 p.m. The parade will follow 11:15 a.m. Mass in the St. Barnabas High School … more

St. Patrick’s Celebrations Around the Archdiocese

A St. Patrick’s Day Mass will be offered at the National Shrine of Our Lady of Mount Carmel, 70 Carmelite Drive, Middletown, Saturday, March 17, at noon. Father James Hess, O. Carm., will be … more

Holy Week Mission at Suffern Parish

Sacred Heart parish in Suffern, which celebrates its 150 anniversary this year, is sponsoring a Living Stations of the Cross on Good Friday, March 30. An outdoor Procession of the Cross begins at … more

Pax Christi Way of the Cross

The 36th annual Way of the Cross/Way of Peace across Manhattan will be offered on Good Friday, March 30. Msgr. Kevin Sullivan, executive director of archdiocesan Catholic Charities, will lead the … more

‘Liturgies of Holy Week’ At Serra Club Luncheon

Deacon Kareem R. Smith, a transitional deacon stationed at St. Patrick’s Cathedral, will address the Serra Club of the Bronx and Westchester on Wednesday, March 28. “The Liturgies of Holy … more

Staten Island Couple Marks 75th Anniversary, With ArchCare’s Help

Aspecial blessing came last month for Joseph and Marion Scaramuzzo, as they celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary. They were married Saturday, Feb. 13, 1943—Valentine’s Day weekend—at the … more

Pastors Appointed in Manhattan, Staten Island

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
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