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The body of Archbishop Fulton Sheen will remain in the crypt of St. Patrick’s Cathedral at this time, the appellate division of the New York State Supreme Court ruled Feb. 6. The decision … more
The New York City St. Patrick’s Day Parade Foundation has established Cardinal Dolan Scholarships to be awarded to Catholic school students in the Archdiocese of New York. Three partial … more
Tommy Morris looks forward to participating in the archdiocese’s Office of Young Adult Outreach events, especially the ones with Cardinal Dolan, because “he really gets us.” Morris and a few … more
The quiet and privacy surrounding the Sacramentine Nuns in Scarsdale could soon dissipate if a developer is successful in building an apartment complex across from the contemplative order’s … more
A dreary, rainy day in Manhattan did not deter more than 400 Hispanic couples from celebrating World Marriage Day Feb. 11 at St. Patrick’s Cathedral. The second annual Spanish Mass honoring the … more
Un día oscuro y lluvioso en Manhattan no disuadió a más de 400 parejas hispanas para celebrar el Día Mundial del Matrimonio el 11 de febrero en la Catedral de San Patricio. La segunda misa … more
Marlboro’s Roy Underwood Jr. plays six different positions but enjoys shortstop the most because Yankees legend Derek Jeter played the position. The 8-year-old was one of the 150 boys and girls … more
Father Angelo Plodari, C.S., has been named administrator of Our Lady of Pompei parish in Manhattan and Father Raymond Rafferty has been appointed temporary administrator of Corpus Christi parish in … more
Lori Anne DiMarco-Evanko feels like a lottery winner. The principal of Sacred Heart School in New Windsor was part of a ceremony to unveil donated technology equipment with staff, students and … more
Laughter, tolerance and shared faith are important ingredients in a loving, lasting marriage, according to a Rye couple who celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary at the end of National Marriage … more
Parishes will gather for three-day “Revive: Faith Every Day” missions. The missions include prayer, preaching, music and the celebration of Mass, and opportunities for the sacraments of … more
Father Jean-Pierre Seon, parochial vicar of St. Barnabas parish in the Bronx, will address the Serra Club of the Bronx and Westchester Wednesday, Feb. 28, at noon. His topic will be “A Lenten … more
David Rae remained calm for his bus driver and schoolmates in an alarming situation. Thinking back to what he learned at an assembly at the beginning of the school year, the 14-year-old … more
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated for Army Pfc. Emmanuel Mensah Saturday, Feb. 17, at 10 a.m., at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, the Bronx. Mensah, 28, a New York Army National Guard soldier, … more
Later this month, a gathering of about 700 Hispanic ministry leaders and parishioners from throughout the archdiocese will focus on consultation, reflection and fruitfulness about where Hispanic … more
Maureen Bubel participated in the first March for Life as a mother of young children and has returned almost every year since the first march in 1974. The parishioner of St. Columba in Hopewell … more
Cardinal Dolan decried the Senate’s failure to pass the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, which would have banned abortions after 20 weeks of gestation, and called on senators to … more
A group of patriotic seniors and people with special needs at ArchCare in Staten Island recently made their last batch of hand-knotted rosaries for U.S. troops in combat zones. It was the end of a … more
The season of Lent beginning on Ash Wednesday, Feb. 14, is a penitential time of prayer, fasting, almsgiving and personal sacrifice meant to draw Christians more deeply into the sacred mysteries of … more
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