April 22, 2009 | Vol. 48, No. 5


Rockville Centre — Parishioners of St. Agnes Cathedral here are accustomed

East Patchogue — For Jessie Cardiello coordinating the Catholic Ministries Appeal

Rockville Centre — Just in time for Earth Day, students, faculty, and staff at

In addition to honoring Robert B. Catell and Brian T. Shea at the Stars for Students

Good communication strengthens relationship with God

The Tomorrow’s Hope Foundation invites everyone to help support Catholic education


The New York State Catholic Conference has called on state legislators to defeat Gov.

From the Pope

CASTEL GANDOLFO, Italy (Zenit) — Before praying the Regina Coeli April 19


Father John McCartney removes the host from a monstrance following eucharistic

Eighth-graders of Sacred Heart School in North Merrick proudly wear the sweatshirts

The Easter Bunny (Illes Baranyi) visited Our Lady of Good Counsel Church in Inwood

Lions of Suffolk and Nassau County joined Lions International President Al Brandel

On April 18, nearly three dozen children, ages 7-15, were welcomed into the Catholic

Student Council members of SS. Cyril and Methodius School, Deer Park, prepare materials

Bishop's Column

On March 25, the Feast of the Annunciation, a joyful group of Long Island pilgrims


As soon as I heard about Antonio Monda’s book “Do You Believe? Conversations

When, in 1976, I was ordained a priest for the Diocese of Rockville Centre, I had no

In his beautiful homily at his magnificent installation, Archbishop Timothy Dolan spoke

Amid all the headlines targeting the Catholic Church — including Newsday’s current



Amityville — Sister Joan Cecilia Concagh, an administrator at Molloy College in the

AMITYVILLE — Dominican Sister Rose Winifred O’Neill died on Easter Sunday, April

Youth Voice

My name is Jessica Ortiz and I am a sophomore at St. John the Baptist Diocesan

Young Catholics

High school and college students who joined the diocesan Youth Ministry’s pilgrimage