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Love You Too, Dandy Dan

Music radio lost one of its great disc jockeys, and I lost an on-air friend and a piece of my youth, when Dan Daniel died June 21. Dan was one of New York City’s legendary radio personalities. … more

A Virtuous Use of Freedom

You have to admit that my topic for this column is seasonal! I want to write about freedom, and here we just celebrated the Fourth of July, the day our beloved country declared its independence from … more

Unexpected Friendship Leads to a Good Summer Read

If you look at the centerfold in this issue, you can see we’ve officially hit our summer stride. We wanted to do something that was in keeping with the recreation and renewal associated … more

‘Anda, Haz Tú Lo Mismo’

El lema del Año Santo, “Misericordiosos como el Padre”, expresa muy bien el pedido del papa Francisco, en el sentido de que no basta con reflexionar sobre la misericordia sino que es necesario … more

What Two Uncommon Leaders Have in Common

I’ve been listening to Lillian Cunningham’s “Presidential” podcast, trying to glean insights into our nation’s earliest leaders. In a month that is sure to contain fireworks—from the … more

Humility

Humility has never been my strong suit, which seems somewhat odd to me because I’m not a bragger or a diva. In fact, I trend toward the low end of the self-esteem spectrum. But humility is a tricky … more

The Catholic Church Is Everywhere

One, holy, Catholic, and apostolic...the four marks of the Church. Today, let me concentrate on Catholic. That’s because I’m now visiting the Church in India, and I am thus very … more

With Liberty and Justice, and Mercy, for All

When was the last time we recited the Pledge of Allegiance? Is there a better month than July, as we celebrate our independence, to meditate on the 31 words in this brief but powerful promise? Not … more

Prayers for Peace in Middle East at Manhattan Church

Catholics and other members of the public are invited to join in an ecumenical prayer service for peace in the Middle East—led by Cardinal Dolan and featuring as a special guest of honor, Patriarch … more

Rebuilding a Culture of Vocations

So many of our priests, deacons, women and men religious—as well as married couples—are celebrating anniversaries these happy weeks. Congratulations! Just last Sunday I celebrated my … more

Fidelidad Al Magisterio Ordinario Del Papa

La verdad para nuestra salvación se encuentra contenida en el depósito de la fe (la Sagrada Escritura y la Tradición), cuya interpretación auténtica ha sido confiada al Magisterio de la Iglesia. … more

What Do You See?

Recently I was in church for a weekday Mass when I had a bit of a shock. My eyeglasses were not in my purse. I had worn sunglasses when I drove to church, but now I wanted my regular glasses and they … more

‘Praise to God for the Sisters of Life’

The following is the homily Cardinal Dolan delivered at the Jubilee Mass of Thanksgiving for the 25th anniversary of the Sisters of Life in St. Patrick’s Cathedral on June 1.  St. … more

‘Sometimes a Sock Is Just a Sock’

Back when Olivia was in preschool, she went through a brief period of hoarding. I’m not talking about holding on to too many favorite toys; I’m talking about hiding deflated balloons and broken … more

To Bake Is to Believe: A Convert in the Kitchen

Staci Perry bakes like she lives. She doesn’t measure. She works with what’s already in the fridge. And she scrapes every last bit out of the bowl. “I don’t do anything fancy,” she … more

Facilitadores de La Gracia

En el Año de la Misericordia el papa Francisco exhorta a todos los pastores a ser verdaderos facilitadores de la gracia para quienes cargan con las heridas del pecado. El Papa nos hace recordar lo … more
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