September 12, 2012 | Vol. 51, No. 19


Third-graders from Our Lady of Peace School, Lynbrook,

On Sept. 8, members the Legion of Mary praesidia of St. Luke’s and St. Anne’s Churches

Lynda Calamia of St. Martin of Tours Parish, Bethpage, prays at the grave of


Amityville — For younger immigrants brought illegally to the U.S. years ago but seeking to

Farmingdale — Father Michael Duffy is using social media to bring the Gospel message

After attending services for nearly a year in the school cafeteria while their church was

Greenlawn — While growing up in Elmont, Msgr. Patrick Armshaw appreciated the

Bishop's Column

Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Archbishop of New York and President of the U.S. Conference


In a setting befitting a postseason championship game, Long Island high school


As Pete Sheehan’s front page story brings home this week, there are two basic

Faith & Science

Patients and families sometimes struggle with the question of whether dialysis is “worth it.”

From the Pope

CASTEL GANDOLFO, ITALY  (ZENIT) — Commemorating the martyrdom of St.


Reading and thinking about the new evangelization has moved me to reflect on just what

One benefit of being ordained over 40 years is the history a priest shares with people.

As we continue our examination of the text of Eucharistic Prayer II, we come to the


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