February 2, 2011 | Vol. 49, No. 40


This week, TLIC continues featuring brief profiles of the honorees

Auxiliary Bishop Wojciech Polak of Gniezno, Poland, was the principal celebrant and homilist

 Despite legal challenges and personal attacks from Planned Parenthood,

 Lightning struck St. Agnes Cathedral’s tower last week during the snowstorm

I am always impressed by the numbers that turn out for the March for Life — January is a

WASHINGTON, D.C. — It was literally freezing cold, but pro-lifers of all ages from all over the country and

MERRICK — Mass-goers will find the new translation of the Roman Missal “like buying a new pair of shoes,”

WEST ISLIP — A few minutes before show time, performers in the variety show at St. John the Baptist

TLIC is featuring brief profiles of each of the honorees chosen by their parishes to receive the 2010 St. Agnes Medal


Youth Voice

As a sophomore in St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School, I was blessed to have the opportunity

Bishop's Column

There is nothing that a Bishop does in governing a diocese that is more important than


Until 1911, the United States was considered a “mission territory,” a country to which missionaries

We were walking out of the mall the other day, when one of my daughters pointed out

We know what it’s like to have the electric power off for a few hours after a storm. The house is dark,

From the Pope

 In this fourth installment of his Jan. 10 address to the diplomatic corps accredited to the Holy See,


St. Anthony’s High School hosted the Long Island Catholic schools indoor varsity track