October 20, 2010 | Vol. 49, No. 26


TLIC is featuring brief profiles of each of the honorees

HEMPSTEAD — On a sunny Monday morning, parishioners of

ROCKVILLE CENTRE — One year after recovering from a two-week coma

WEST ISLIP — Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center has expanded

Notre Dame parish in New Hyde Park is offering a career enrichment

RONKONKOMA — As they celebrated the closing of their centennial year,

ROOSEVELT — The seeds of his vocation, recalls Father Joseph Baidoo,

FARMINGDALE — Hundreds of students from Catholic schools

OCEANSIDE — Cancer specialists at South Nassau Communities

COMMACK — Bishop Peter Libasci presided at a liturgy honoring


At the annual Blessing of the Animals at Our Lady of the Hamptons

Father John Derasmo was installed as the eighth pastor

Bishop's Column

Last Friday and Saturday, the Pontifical Council for Justice


SOUTH RIVER, NJ — Passionist Father John J. O’Brien,

SCRANTON, PA— Sister M. Agnes McHale, 89, of the Sisters,

BRENTWOOD — Sister of St. Joseph Mary Dolorosa Lancer,

From the Pope

VATICAN CITY (Zenit) — From the message Pope Benedict XVI

Faith & Science

I once heard a remarkable story from a woman named Cecilia



"A recession that sent financial markets reeling in the past year

Maybe it’s because I’m Irish, but I’ve always loved the traditional