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On Jan. 1, Cardinal Chibly Langlois of Les Cayes, Haiti, visited St. Joseph’s Church, Spring Valley. He was principal celebrant and homilist at an afternoon Mass in Creole and guest of honor at a … more
Joseph and Maria Bellantuono, friends of the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal, returned with their eight children for a third year to participate in the Feast of the Holy Innocents at Holy Innocents … more
On any given Sunday, about 120 faithful file into Our Lady of Mercy Chapel, a mission church in Roseton in Orange County, to participate in the 9:30 a.m. Mass, the only regularly scheduled weekend … more
At the end of the 19th century, an influx of Slovenians from what was then the Austro-Hungarian Empire settled in New York’s East Village. They found the familiar voices of European groups, … more
A Day for Life at St. Patrick’s Cathedral devoted to prayers, talks and street evangelization will take place on Saturday, Jan. 21, the day before the 44th anniversary of the 1973 Roe v. Wade … more
Parishioners of St. Aedan’s in Pearl River completed a yearlong celebration of its 50th anniversary with a visit from Cardinal Dolan for Mass and a reception in the parish gymnasium on Dec. … more
Magnus MacFarlane-Barrow is answering prayers with Mary’s Meals, and yet he ended his talk to about 400 people at St. Stephen the First Martyr Church in Warwick by asking for prayers. “I will … more
Three schoolgirls—one Caucasian, one African-American and one Asian—recently sang as they happily skipped, hand in hand, to class on the campus of St. Ignatius Loyola on Manhattan’s Upper East … more
Kathy Mironchik remembers approaching Father Michael Ramos, O.F.M. Cap., with the idea of starting a chapter of the Catholic Grandparents Association at St. Joseph’s parish in New Paltz. more
Ninety-nine years ago, Pietro Yon, the organist at St. Francis Xavier Church in Manhattan, wrote the familiar Christmas carol “Gesu Bambino.” Father Robert VerEecke, S.J., the … more
Catholic Charities of New York is looking for a few extra hands to help with its annual St. Nicholas Project for Christmas shopping on Saturday, Dec. 3, at Kmart in White Plains and Saturday, Dec. 10, at Kmart in Astor Place, Lower Manhattan. more
The bags are relatively simple. They contain a pair of socks, a sandwich, a bottle of water, snacks, a sweatshirt, scarf, hat and gloves, and personal hygiene supplies like toothpaste and … more
Holy Family parishioners were presented with the unexpected, turning their jubilee into an extraordinary celebration. The parish, located in the Westerleigh section of Staten Island, celebrated … more
Parishes in the archdiocese will join others across the nation in praying for the sanctity of all human life on the National Night of Prayer for Life, Dec. 8-9.  The prayer service … more
St. Boniface is a unique parish adapting to its changing community. St. Boniface celebrated its 50th anniversary with a Mass and reception on Oct. 8, and is planning for a visit from Cardinal … more
Mike Amodio heard a clear message from Cardinal Dolan as the Saturday of Mercy tour through the archdiocese made its final stop at St. Martin de Porres Church in Poughkeepsie on Nov. 5. “Mercy … more
The following is a listing of parishes in the archdiocese hosting Holy Hours on Monday, Nov. 7, the evening before the elections.    Bronx: St. Lucy’s Church Holy Hour … more
The Community of Franciscan Friars of the Renewal received a welcome and blessing from the archdiocese at a Mass in St. Patrick’s Church in Newburgh on Oct. 13. Five friars took residence over … more
The Franciscan Handmaids of the Most Pure Heart of Mary begin their second century of service with a renewed sense of hope and revitalization. “Now that we have reached 100 years, we have a new … more
At St. Mary’s Church in Washingtonville, a twilight Eucharistic procession on Oct. 15 included the participation of some 650 people from a parish adult retreat and a teen reunion retreat of Camp … more
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