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Well aware he was disappointing some people by not using the word “Rohingya” publicly in Myanmar, Pope Francis said his chief concern had been to get a point across, and he did. “If I would … more
In October 2016, the archdiocese launched the voluntary Independent Reconciliation and Compensation Program (IRCP), part of its ongoing effort to renew its contrition to those who suffered sexual … more
Framed and hanging on a wall at the Metropolitan Museum of Art is a drawing in pen and brown ink depicting a solemn yet serene Virgin Mary and Christ Child sitting before her, gazing lovingly upward … more
Protection of religious and ethnic minorities is crucial to the long-term stability of the Middle East, but time is running out to provide meaningful aid to prevent permanent migration from the area … more
The annual Mass at St. Patrick’s Cathedral honoring Our Lady of the Divine Providence took on special significance this year because of the continuing suffering in Puerto Rico after Hurricane … more
People have a basic choice in the way they live: either striving to build up treasures on earth or giving to others in order to gain heaven, Pope Francis said. “What we invest in love remains, … more
At the Church of Notre Dame, in the Morningside Heights section of Manhattan, special marble World War I and II memorial plaques were re-dedicated during a ceremony on Veterans Day. About 75 … more
A humble priest and porter, Blessed Solanus Casey thanked God daily for the gift of those who came to his door in his small corner of the world. On Nov. 18, tens of thousands of those whom he … more
Parishioners and visitors were given the opportunity to watch the Beatification Mass of Blessed Solanus Casey, O.F.M. Cap., in a place he once called home at Our Lady of Sorrows Church on … more
My hunch that the celebration for newly Blessed Capuchin Father Solanus Casey at Sacred Heart Church in Yonkers would be a special one turned out to be right on the mark. The monastery church on … more
During their annual fall assembly Nov. 13-14 in Baltimore, the U.S. bishops dealt with pressing issues of the day, such as racism and immigration reform, but they also paid close attention to the … more
A declaration against racism, specifically as practiced by groups such as “White Supremacists, Neo-Nazis and the Ku Klux Klan,” has been made by the four Catholic parishes of Harlem, joined by … more
Forty days after Hurricane Maria battered the island of Puerto Rico, Cardinal Dolan and Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio of Brooklyn brought financial support, prayerful solidarity and the family love of New … more
Aretired priest is due back in Bronx Supreme Court Jan. 17, 2018, after being indicted for possessing pornographic images of girls as young as 8 years old on his computer at St. John Vianney Center … more
Cardinal Bechara Rai, patriarch of Maronite Catholics, inaugurated a chapel to Lebanon’s St. Sharbel in St. Patrick’s Cathedral. The chapel is the first of its kind outside Lebanon. “St. … more
Father Solanus Casey, O.F.M. Cap., was perhaps best known for his service to the poor and abandoned in the Archdiocese of Detroit, where he will be beatified at a Mass on Saturday, Nov. 18, at 4 … more
Cardinal Dolan delivered pastoral consolation at a packed St. Patrick’s Cathedral as he celebrated Mass Nov. 5 for the deceased and injured victims of the Oct. 31 terrorist attack along a lower … more
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