April 1, 2009 | Vol. 48, No. 2


When he was growing up in Mastic Beach, Bob Guglielmone was discouraged from

HONDO VALLE, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC — When Sisters of St. Joseph Jane

ROCKVILLE CENTRE — Already sad that Msgr. Robert Guglielmone was leaving

As the Diocese of Rockville Centre prepares for our annual Day of Reconciliation

Franciscan Brother John Pavin, a boyhood friend of Bishop Robert Guglielmone,

A bishop’s coat of arms includes symbolism referring to his diocese as well as elements

CENTEREACH — Thanks to some hard work, creativity and inspiration,

Parishioners and staff at St. Frances de Chantal Church in Wantagh recall their former

More than 100 members of religious communities serving the diocese gathered for a

CHARLESTON ­— Bishop-elect Robert E. Guglielmone stepped up to the lectern at the

ROCKVILLE CENTRE — Growing up in Mastic Beach, as he fished for crabs and

CHARLESTON, S.C.  — Bishop Robert E. Guglielmone, most recently rector of


(COMBINED NEWS SOURCES) — Cardinal Daniel DiNardo of the Archdiocese

From the Pope

Bishop's Column

Next Monday, April 6, our diocese will experience a wonder of wonders. The Monday

Youth Voice

Have you ever felt alone? Have you ever felt unloved? Have you ever felt like nobody


As reported previously in TLIC, the Obama Administration has proposed rescinding



As I have written in this space before, a proper understanding of Catholic social teaching

One of my favorite Irish ballads, “Dublin in the Rare Auld Times,” begins:

Procession: Mk 11:1-10 or Jn 12-12-16


SCRANTON — Sister M. Ida McDonnell of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate

DUBUQUE, IOWA — Sister of Charity Marie Chiuffo, 88, died March 17 at Marian


Team chemistry is one of those intangible factors in sports that is sometimes credited