May 26, 2010 | Vol. 49, No. 10


The fifth-graders from St. Joseph School Garden City were invited to attend

On the afternoon of May 23 — the feast of Pentecost — St. Catherine of Sienna

All around the diocese, May crownings honor Mary during her month. Left, at


WASHINGTON (Combined News Sources) — Citing its tendency to expand its

WASHINGTON (Combined News Sources) — Congress should support a

Uniondale — Hundreds of supporters of local Catholic elementary

Uniondale — Hundreds of people joined Bishop William Murphy at Kellenberg

Franklin Square — Father William Murphy, veteran retired pastor,

New graduates, students, administrators, faculty and alumni of Molloy College

New Hyde Park — Holy Spirit Church celebrated Pentecost, the Church’s

Set within the context of evening prayer, Immaculate Conception Seminary

West Islip — At St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School here, they’re putting

Massapequa — While bullying is nothing new, the Internet and cell phones

From the Pope

Bishop's Column

Recently I have been reflecting on the issues that make up the Church’s commitment


In the Introduction to her book “The Gift of Years: Growing Older Gracefully”

Saint Paul wrote two letters to the people of Thessalonica, a small Gentile

At St. Mary’s in Manhasset, where I celebrate Mass on weekends, the sacristy

The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity


“Genuinely Christian politicians are necessary, but even more so lay

Youth Voice

“Progress – not perfection.” To most people, this could mean striving for that goal

Faith & Science

While it may cost an arm and a leg to live in the state of New York these days,



Tarrytown — Sister Margaret Finnan, 91, died at Marymount Convent


Inspired devotion to Blessed Mother