August 26, 2009 | Vol. 48, No. 19

Youth Voice

All people here on Earth are wonderfully made by God in His image and likeness.


To honor Mary on the feast of the Assumption, 149 people made a morning pilgrimage

Vacation Bible Schools around the diocese bring kids, teen volunteers and adults


King Church here celebrates its 50th anniversary this year, parishioners are

Glen Head — As he prepared for the priesthood, Father Joseph Kozlowski

Sister Mary James Clines spent almost 30 years serving Long Islanders in need before

FARMINGDALE — Last April’s diocesan-wide Catholic Men’s Conference, which attracted

Garden City— With July’s 7.5 percent local unemployment rate the highest reported

Scott Hahn, a theologian and author, will speak at a daylong conference at Kellenberg

Bishop's Column

In this week’s Faith and New Works, Bishop Murphy continues his reflections on


While reading John Haught’s excellent paperback book “God and the New Atheism:

Have you ever seen an icon restored? After hundreds of years passed and thousands

So many of us who read Mary Ellen Barrett’s columns feel like we have come to

I have spent most of my vacation time this summer in one health care waiting room or

Sunday, August 30- 22nd Sunday of Ordinary Time

Sunday, September 6- 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time


Two years ago, Eva Casale, an avid runner, decided to give a kidney to a stranger who needed a transplant.

Faith & Science

Human beings naturally recoil at the prospect of pain and suffering. When a sharp object


From the Pope

CASTEL GANDOLFO, ITALY (Zenit) — In his August 19 address to the general audience