November 23, 2011 | Vol. 50, No. 29

News

Father Thomas C. Costa signs the oath of fidelity during his installation

SOUTH HUNTINGTON — If you ever wondered what the magi, the innkeeper, or the donkey thought

TLIC continues to feature brief profiles of each of the honorees

PORT WASHINGTON — “Pretend God is deaf” and more interested in actions

ROCKVILLE CENTRE — The music room at St. Agnes Cathedral parish

Sports

St. Anthony’s captures third straight football crown; Kellenberg falls just short

Neighbors

Chrisann Fabio from the Long Island Rail Road visited St. Patrick’s School,

Students at Sacred Heart School, North Merrick, celebrated Principal’s Day

From the Pope

VATICAN CITY (VIS) — At  the Nov. 20 departure ceremony at Cardinal Bernardin Gantin Airport of Cotonou that ended his three day apostolic visit to the African nation of Benin, Pope Benedict XVI called Africa “a land of hope” that has “much to teach our world.” 

COTONOU, BENIN (ZENIT) — Before praying the midday

Editorial

Increasingly, amid the economic and social crises

Bishop's Column

When the pilgrims landed on the shores of the new continent,

Columnists

I find the view of philosopher-theologian Bernard Lonergan as presented

This is it! The time has finally come! As of this Sunday, the First Sunday of Advent,

In Your Prayers

Please remember our deceased priests and deacons.

Letters