May 11, 2011 | Vol. 50, No. 6


ROCKVILLE CENTRE — Bishop William Murphy will ordain 11 men to the diaconate on May 14

ROCKVILLE CENTRE — Anthony Uberti, RPA-C, has been appointed Director of mid-level

ROCKVILLE CENTRE — In a step toward closer pastoral collaboration, Bishop William Murphy has

MELVILLE — Salvatore F. Sodano has been appointed chairman of the board of trustees for Good Samaritan

ROSLYN — St. Francis Hospital, The Heart Center has once again received the Magnet award for

WEST ISLIP — Craft vendors are needed for a Strawberry Festival to be held on Saturday

On Sunday afternoon, May 1, the diocese celebrated a Mass at Maria Regina, Seaford, to honor

ISLANDIA — Frustrated with her three “mischievous” pre-teen sons,

The bishop invites everyone to join him and the bishops, priests, deacons and religious

ROCKVILLE CENTRE — Faced with an unsustainably low enrollment commitment for



ROCKVILLE CENTRE — Faced with an unsustainably low enrollment commitment for

AMITYVILLE — Most recently a teacher at St. Anthony’s High School in South Huntington, Sister

WILTON, CONN. — Sister Lillian Maher, 94, formerly Sister Mary Eduardo, died

AMITYVILLE — Sister Lucy Murphy, a science teacher, died April 22


Recently in a discussion group I moderate, one of the participants questioned me

Virtus is the program for the Protection of All God’s Children that is used by

Coming in and sitting down for Mass is not the same as coming into a movie

Following his speech in the temple on Pentecost, Peter has harsh words for the crowd.

Young Catholics

Bishop Peter Libasci, episcopal vicar for the eastern vicariate, presided at the annual Girl Scout convocation

From the Pope

VENICE, ITALY (ZENIT)Here is a translation of the address Benedict XVI gave May 8


Bob Cook of Furry Angels therapy dogs recently visited the Catholic Charities

Youth Voice

When people think about what it means to be Catholic, the first thoughts that usually come to mind

Bishop's Column

Last Sunday was Mother’s Day. As I prayed during that day for all