October 10, 2012 | Vol. 51, No. 23

The Universal Church

ATLANTA (CNA/EWTN NEWS) — The Archdiocese of Atlanta recently sent a memo


Above, Sarah Fogarty, 14, takes her donkey, Diesel, and dog, Fred, to be blessed by

Bishop William Murphy’s 2010 pastoral letter of the same name invited Catholics on

SEA CLIFF — While still very young, Father Bob Romeo recalls, “I knew that God was

WEST BABYLON — When a psychologist and a businessman noticed the lack of Catholic

YAPHANK — When he was only four years old, Ryan Koerber got his first “clue” about

Youth Voice

On Friday, September 21 at Kellenberg Memorial High School, a little more than “two

In Your Prayers

Please remember our deceased priests and deacons.

Faith & Science

Several states are considering legislative measures to let physicians prescribe

From the Pope

VATICAN CITY (ZENIT) — Before praying the midday Angelus Oct. 7 at the conclusion


Scranton, PA — Sister M. Sarita Gesler, of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate

Wellesley Hills, MA — Sister Mary Francis McConnell died on Oct. 5 at Mount

Amityville — Sister Regina Bernadette Wesnofske, 94, died Oct. 4. She had dedicated

Amityville — Sister Rose Carmel Saladino, 98, died on Oct. 4. She had dedicated 80


Kayla Dolan and Caitlin Bowe, recipients of  the Maureen Nolan Scholarship for pro-life


I’ve been feeling a rush of emotion as I prepare for the last issue of The Long Island Catholic

For many years I thought of friendships, and indeed all interpersonal relationships

A rich man comes to Jesus and asks: “Good teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?”

As we continue our exploration of Eucharistic Prayer II, we come now to the parts that follow

Twenty-Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Bishop's Weekly Calendar

Bishop's Column

In the fall of 1990, Blessed John Paul II had a letter sent to all the bishops of the world



Central to the concept of “Faithful Citizenship” is our obligation, as Catholics, to act in