June 2, 2010 | Vol. 49, No. 11


This week, we feature another in a series of articles on the good works


Central Islip — When residents of Bishop McGann Village, a Catholic Charities

To express their appreciation for Msgr. Brian McNamara’s service as chaplain

East Rockaway — Bishop William Murphy will preside at a Mass celebrating

A relic of St. Margaret Mary Alacoque, founder of the devotion to the Sacred Heart

East Northport — The students on the rocket team at Trinity Regional School here

Our Holy Redeemer Church hosted a prayer vigil May 30 to remember

Bishop's Column

In this Year for Priests, the Church has focused on the essential necessity


Students from the physician assistant program at Stony Brook University recently

St. Ignatius Loyola School's students participated in the Catholic Middle School Mock

Parishioners of Blessed Sacrament, Valley Stream, marched in the Valley Stream

Franciscan Brother Jack Moylan, diocesan director of prison ministry, and Laura Cassell,

Fourth-graders at St. Rose of Lima School in Massapequa are educating


One of the great feast days celebrated in a unique way in the missions is the Feast

Not long ago, I came across a framed picture of the Blessed Mother

The Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ

From the Pope

VATICAN CITY (Zenit) — Before praying the midday Angelus with those



Brooklyn — Sister Dorothy Tighe, who was a teacher and campus minister