May 12, 2010 | Vol. 49, No. 8


The Knights of Columbus Squires and their families from Our Lady of the Rosary

The Dance Company of St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School, West Islip


ROCKVILLE CENTRE — Responding to a May 6 article declaring that recent

The Long Island Haitian community will welcome their brothers and sisters

Rockville Centre — Bishop William Murphy presided at the annual Girl Scout

Rockville Centre — Bishop William Murphy has announced the appointments

“Receive the Gospel of Christ, whose herald you now are. Believe what you read,

Williston Park — “I think that anyone who sings wants to sing at Carnegie Hall,

WEST ISLIP — Girl Scout Troop 2419, a group of fifth graders from St. Rose

Each year, students on Catholic high school newspapers compete for

Bishop's Column

Last Thursday the Diocesan Finance Council held its regular bi-monthly meeting.


Last summer I read a book on aging. The priest who recommended it told me he

An overwhelming personal experience of the crucified and risen Christ forms the core

In looking at the presence and action of the Holy Spirit in the celebration of

From the Pope

VATICAN CITY (ZENIT) — Before praying the midday Regina Caeli together


History of Society of St. Vincent de Paul


Brentwood — Sister Martha Michaela Driscoll, 98, died April 19 in the 72nd year of

Brentwood — Sister Mary Helenita White, 86, died at Maria Regina Residence

Brentwood — Sister Thomas Patricia McNicholas, 98, a member of the Sisters

Parish Profiles

St. Philip Neri has been part of the Northport waterside community for more than 115 years.


“I have become all things to all men so that by all possible means I might save some.”


On page one this week, we report on an effort by two members of the Diocesan


Prayers and comfort for son