September 23, 2009 | Vol. 48, No. 22

Faith & Science

VATICAN CITY (Zenit) — The environmental concern of Pope Benedict XVI, often

Mitochondria are small, elongated structures in a cell that produce energy. These


The key to cross country is simple. Get from start to finish. It’s not necessarily

There’s nothing like it: football — a sport that combines athleticism, intelligence, strength,

St. John the Baptist dominated girls cross country among Long Island Catholic high

Bishop's Column

A priest friend and I spent a week’s vacation in Northern Italy last month. Coming out


For some reason writing a column about the death of Paul Newman has brought

A letter writer in last week’s TLIC (“A body of believers”) seemed concerned that the

In the coming months we will be hearing more about the changes in the translation


SILVER SPRING, MD., — Father David O’Connor, 81, a member of the Missionary Servants

ROCKVILLE CENTRE — Father Jose Garcia, who served for many years in the diocese,



That old Aretha Franklin hit came to mind over the last two weeks, as we followed


From the Pope

CASTEL GANDOLFO, ITALY (Zenit) — Before and after praying the Angelus Sept.


Rockville Centre— Bishop William Murphy honored and thanked the people who

EAST ROCKAWAY — At St. Raymond’s Church here, the parish’s 100th anniversary

NORTH MERRICK — As a young apprentice for Durhan Studios in 1953,

ROCKVILLE CENTRE — Boy Scouts and their families from throughout the diocese


After celebrating Sacred Heart Academy’s 60th Anniversary Mass Sept. 17 at the Hempstead

EAST NORTHPORT — Allison Sweeney, a senior at St. Anthony’s High School in

Cenacle Sister Barbara Regan of the Ronkonkoma Cenacle has been named a provincial

Nine-year-old Emily  Block, a parishioner of St. Kilian’s Church  and a fourth-grader

The St. Raymond’s art club, which is part of  parish social ministry, offers expert instruction