June 9, 2010 | Vol. 49, No. 12


The children in St. Dominic’s, Oyster Bay, third-grade religious education class

The Friends of the Seminary recently inducted Carmela Anglim as their new

In front of a large crowd at Our Lady of Perpetual Help School’s walk/play-a-thon,

Students of Our Lady of Peace School, Lynbrook, recently raised $2,500 for


Whether in the Alaskan bush, at a Canadian gathering of world youth, or here

Growing up on his family farm in East Moriches, Deacon Henry Leuthardt learned

Commack — Father Simon Fernando, retired diocesan priest, will celebrate his 50th

When Ann Kissane Engelhart came across the online transcript of Pope Benedict

Bay Shore — Gregory Vozzo remembers that when he was a child, his mother often

When Deacon John Ryan left Cathedral College, Douglaston, and traveled

The Long Island Catholic newspaper was the winner of several 2010 Catholic Press Awards

The threat of an early evening thunderstorm on June 6 did not deter

Shoreham — St. Mark’s here is only one of the many parish religious

On Saturday, June 12, Bishop William Murphy will ordain three men


League MVP Kerrin Maurer of St. Anthony’s High School led a potent offense

Colin Clive scored with 20 seconds left in overtime to lift St. Anthony’s High School

Holy Trinity Diocesan High School captured its first Catholic High School baseball

St. Anthony’s High School varsity boys’ volleyball team capped off an

St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School captured its third straight Catholic

With an 8-5 victory over St. Dominic’s High School May 27, St. Mary’s College

Bishop's Column

When I was sent some years ago to be pastor of a parish, I arrived to find a


Perhaps it is because I teach philosophy at St. John’s University that my

The Letters to the Corinthians reflect a community in tension.

How would you answer the question, “What’s your identity?” Wouldn’t it be wonderful



St. Anthony of Padua is a much-loved saint and one of the most famous contemporaries


In a bipartisan vote last Wednesday, three Democrats joined seven Republicans


From the Pope

NICOSIA, Cyprus (Zenit) — On June 6, before presenting the “instrumentum