March 28, 2012 | Vol. 50, No. 46


MASSAPEQUA — It was big news for two Florida dioceses when an Orlando priest

GARDEN CITY — Close to 1,000 people all over Long Island participated last Friday

The famous Last Supper painting by Leonardo DiVinci came to life at St. Francis de Sales Parish

On Friday, March 9, over 260 students and faculty from Chaminade High School,

On April 2 the Diocese of Rockville Centre will once again commemorate the start of Holy Week

The diocesan Respect Life Office honored the winners of the 10th annual Youth Respect Life Contest

Musicians from St. Anthony’s High School here ventured to China last month.

STONY BROOK — Bishop William Murphy and other religious and political leaders

Long Island can be a financially challenging place to live even if you “earn a good salary.”

From the Pope

ZENIT — Pope Benedict XVI traveled on a pilgrimage to Mexico and Cuba from March 23 to 28.


CENTER MORICHES — Deacon Galvin Murphy, 77,

DIX HILLS — Father Bonaventure Thekkeveetil, 76,

BRENTWOOD — Sister Dolores Marie Foster, formerly Sister Raymond Miriam,

BRENTWOOD — Sister Eileen Wahl, formerly Sister James Matthew,

SCRANTON, PA — Sister Mary Bride O’Malley, 79,

Bishop's Column

It has been my custom since being ordained a bishop to meet with the candidates for Confirmation

In Your Prayers

Please remember our deceased priests and deacons.


It was not until I began to teach at St. John’s University that I realized how important endowed chairs

We are about to enter the holiest week of the Church year.

A review of the texts used at Mass for Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord


Bishop's Weekly Calendar