July 14, 2010 | Vol. 49, No. 16


Pope John Paul II aptly named Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati “a man of the beatitudes”


They worked the crime scene, analyzing footprints and handwriting

Levittown — “What do you do all day?” and “Do you get a day off?” were among questions

When faced with the prospect of falling short of its goal for the Catholic

Oceanside — A shrine that once drew thousands of people to St. Anthony’s

The next World Youth Day, which will be hosted by Madrid, Spain in 2011,

Parish Profiles

Main Street in Huntington is a bustling area of shops and restaurants,


Deacon James J. Blaney, 85, who served Our Holy Redeemer Church

Islip — Daughter of Wisdom Sister Mary Buettner, 80, whose service

Brooklyn — Sister Mary Virgilius O’Brien, 89, a Sister of Mercy of

Brentwood — Sister of St. Joseph Maureen Maloney, formerly Sister Rose

Brentwood — Sister Theresa Mary Kelly, formerly Sister Mary Delphine,


Kellenberg Memorial High School senior Kevin Cirronella represented the

Pro-life supporters marked the start of the Independence Day weekend

Bishop's Column

In his refreshing and insightful book, The Difference God Makes,

From the Pope



Last night, while saying night prayers with my lads, Joey and Michael, we added

Every celebration of the Eucharist brings together the past, the present,