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“Every human being—just because he or she is a human being—has a right to live in conditions worthy of human life,” said Archbishop Thomas Wenski of Miami during a prayer service for the … more
FORMED, a website featuring Catholic study programs, movies, audio presentations and ebooks from reliable and popular sources, is being made available, at no cost, to parishes in the archdiocese for the next year. more
Brother Brian Poulin, F.M.S., professed his final vows with the Marist Brothers during a Mass on Aug. 27 at Mount St. Michael Academy in the Bronx where he is a teacher and campus … more
American flags—343, one for each fallen member of the FDNY on 9/11—were processed in dignified formation into St. Patrick’s Cathedral at a solemn memorial service in commemoration of the … more
Union workers and leaders were welcomed to St. Patrick’s Cathedral for the annual Labor Mass last weekend and told they should regard it as their home—as a place of worship and because they and … more
Celebration of the canonization of St. Teresa of Calcutta continued with a Mass of Thanksgiving at St. Patrick’s Cathedral celebrated by Cardinal Dolan on Sept. 10. Sisters from the … more
A Sept. 9 letter from USCCB officials to the Department of Health and Human Services stressed that a compromise could effectively be reached in the Affordable Care Act’s contraceptive requirement. more
The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops objected to a National Institutes of Health proposal to authorize federally funded research on part-human, part-animal embryos in comments submitted to the agency Sept. 2. more
An allegation of sexual abuse of a minor dating from approximately 30 years ago has been made against Father Anthony Giuliano, the pastor of St. John the Evangelist parish in Pawling and St. Charles Borromeo parish in Dover Plains. more
A Memorial Mass for Father Vincent R. Capodanno, M.M., a Staten Island native, will be offered at the Crypt Church of the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C., at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 6. more
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