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The 1960s are remembered as a tumultuous time of counterculture movements and groundbreaking accomplishments. In that decade, the Holy Spirit was said to have become present to 30 students and … more
A Franciscan organization led by a native New Yorker is investing heavily in education as the best tool to stem the steady exodus of Christians from the Holy Land. Father Peter Vasko, O.F.M., … more
Nancy Lewis knew her uncle only through the stories she heard and always had hoped to bring him home for burial next to his parents. She took a DNA test, a match was found, and U.S. Marine Corps Pvt. … more
On Sept. 27, Teresa Santiago, a Hispanic media and community consultant for archdiocesan Catholic Charities, gratefully learned that her 99-year-old grandmother was OK in Puerto Rico in the aftermath … more
Cardinal Dolan was the principal celebrant of the sixth annual Red Mass sponsored by the Bronx County Catholic Guild Oct. 2 at St. Angela Merici Church in the Bronx. The liturgy was organized by the … more
A Las Vegas travel agent pleaded guilty Sept. 27 to one count of mail fraud in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York in White Plains for pocketing money he collected from four … more
Maryknoll Lay Missioners welcomed the 11 members of its 50th candidate class for their orientation program at Maryknoll in Ossining Oct. 1. The 10-week annual orientation offers instruction on … more
Our Lady of Mount Carmel parish in the Bronx is holding its 111th anniversary dinner dance at Maestro’s Caterers in the Bronx Sunday, Oct. 29, beginning with a reception at 3 p.m. to be followed by … more
MODERN SCIENCE—Students from Preston High School in the Bronx and other schools in the archdiocese take in presentations at an Engineering Tomorrow conference Oct. 5 at Preston. Along with … more
The 2017 Catholic Men’s Conference at St. Joseph’s Church in Somers will take place Saturday, Oct. 28, beginning with Mass at 8 a.m. The conference theme is “Being a Man of the Catholic … more
A Mass honoring Padre Pio will be celebrated at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Scarsdale, Sunday, Oct. 29, at 5 p.m. It will be the final stop of a national tour of the saint’s relics, which … more
Auxiliary Bishop Dominick Lagonegro delivered a homily that hit home and left people talking after the 40th annual Columbus Day Mass celebrated by Cardinal Dolan at St. Patrick’s Cathedral Oct. 9. more
Cardinal Dolan, at a special Disaster Relief Mass in St. Patrick’s Cathedral, expressed prayerful solidarity with the people of Puerto Rico, Mexico and Central America who have suffered loss of … more
St. Raymond is a parish rich in history that has persevered through changes to the parish and to the cultural makeup of its Bronx neighborhood over 175 years. more
Though there is clearly much to celebrate, the 100th anniversary of archdiocesan Catholic Charities isn’t so much about nostalgia as about gearing up to face the challenges of the next 100 years. How to move forward in an era of social and political discord was the subject of the first Edward Cardinal Egan Forum Sept. 26 at the Sheen Center in lower Manhattan. more
The artwork of two Staten Island Catholic school students is being showcased on sanitation trucks throughout the borough for their winning submissions in the “Don’t Litter, Recycle” art contest sponsored by the NYC Department of Sanitation (DSNY) and Pratt Industries. more
A Memorial Mass Oct. 6 at St. Patrick’s Cathedral marked the 34th anniversary of Cardinal Terence Cooke's death in 1983. Cardinal Cooke, born in Manhattan and raised in the Bronx, was the Archbishop of New … more
A new Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, a native New Yorker, graces the interior of St. Patrick’s Cathedral in commemoration of the saint and the 200 years of service of the Sisters of Charity of New York which she founded. Cardinal Dolan blessed the shrine during a Sunday afternoon prayer service at the cathedral Oct. 8. more
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