September 5, 2012 | Vol. 51, No. 18

Bishop's Weekly Calendar


Latino Catholics from across the diocese gathered at St. Rosalie Church, Hampton Bays,

Brother Robert Malusa, 47, from Locust Valley and St. Gertrude’s Parish in Bayville,

From August 12-18, students and faculty from Chaminade High School, Mineola, and Holy

Latino youth and young adults from across the diocese gathered

Mets legend Rusty Staub (right) presents a commemorative American flag to Msgr. Mark

On Sept. 2, four men studying for the priesthood were ordained transitional deacons

Our Lady Queen of Apostles Regional School in Center Moriches held an early childhood day


Roosevelt — Bishop Paul Walsh may have retired as auxiliary bishop for the Diocese

Amityville — Father Jose Simon Palliparambil “never thought about becoming a priest,”

People from across Long Island are being urged to ”Stand Up for Religious Freedom”

North Merrick — Sister Lynn Caton will make her final profession as a Sister of St. Joseph

Bishop's Column

These end of the summer weeks the two political parties hold their conventions.

The Universal Church

IRONDALE, ALA. (CNA) — Franciscan friar Father Benedict Groeschel has stepped

From the Pope

CASTEL GANDOLFO, ITALY, (Zenit)  — Here is a translation of the address Pope

In Your Prayers

Please remember our deceased priests and deacons.



Each summer, parishes throughout our diocese welcome missionary priests, religious

The book. You know what I’m talking about. The book everyone seems to be talking

It was open season on Cardinal Timothy Dolan two weeks ago, after it was announced



Brentwood — Sister Ann Patricia Kelly, formerly Sister Joseph Inez, a member


The saints are known as holy men and women who can teach us, by their lives, the importance