May 30, 2012 | Vol. 51, No. 9


Recently, at a concert at our local high school, my younger son, Michael,

I have come to think of religion in terms of relationships, and I believe the greatest gifts

The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity

Bishop's Weekly Calendar


Southampton — There are always celebrity sightings in the Hamptons

Through education, discussion and prayer, parishes are responding to calls

Huntington — Last weekend Bishop William Murphy joined the Missionary Sisters

Just as they did a little more than two months ago, local Catholics will once again

Bishop's Column

Memorial Day weekend has many meanings. We, of course, first of all remember the dead,

In Your Prayers

Please remember our deceased priests and deacons.


Molloy’s 54th annual commencement was at Nassau Coliseum

Msgr. Ray Walden, pastor at St. Patrick Church, Smithtown,



The Orwellian spin that we referred to last week regarding those who seek to blame

The Universal Church

WASHINGTON — Pope Benedict XVI has named Bishop Samuel J. Aquila of Fargo,

Vatican City (CNA/EWTN News) — Pope Benedict is “suffering” but serene,


The rain held off long enough on May 21 for the Nassau Suffolk Catholic High School

St. Anthony’s High School, South Huntington, won the AAA crown

From the Pope

Vatican City (VIS) — The true nature of God, our Father, is love,