April 28, 2010 | Vol. 49, No. 6


Students at St. Martin of Tours School in Amityville recently participated in Read

More than 375 friends and supporters of Sacred Heart Academy, Hempstead,

St. Rose of Lima School in Massapequa, grades 6-8 students just completed a six-week

Monica DeFonseca (in photo below) and Fallon Kesicier (above), students of art

Families at St. Barnabas parish in Bellmore welcomed the Easter Bunny on Sunday,

Our Lady of Lourdes School, Malverne, participated in the Earth Day Groceries Project,


Hempstead — Our Lady of Loretto Church here has always been an immigrant parish,

East Meadow — Citing “honest mistakes,” Nassau University Medical Center

Children at St. William the Abbot School in Seaford enjoyed an Equestrian Career

Hicksville — Hundreds of men listened, learned, laughed, cried,

Merrick — Parishioners of Curé of Ars Church here will mark this year’s

On Sunday, April 25, 162 religious sisters, brothers and priests from the Diocese

In January during this Year for Priests, seminarians from the Seminary

Bishop's Column

The time between Easter and Pentecost is truly “Confirmation Season.”


Years ago I heard a Catholic social activist say that if a person took any social

There are many wonderful things that can be said about people in general

The place and centrality of the Holy Spirit in worship is perhaps one of the most


Rockville Centre — Msgr. Walter E. Simmons, 82, pastor emeritus of St. Peter

Marlborough, Mass. — Sister Catherine (Stephanie) Ihnat of the Sisters of the Good

Brooklyn — Sister Mary Francita Venza, 74, a Sister of Mercy of the Americas


From the Pope

VATICAN CITY (ZENIT) — Before praying the midday Regina Coeli with


Following a report in TLIC two weeks ago, Nassau University Medical Center

Youth Voice

Beauty is different to different people, but to me beauty is my grandpa taking