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Holy Trinity Teacher Named Station’s Teacher of Month

John Renzo, a fifth-grade teacher at Holy Trinity School in Poughkeepsie, was named Teacher of the Month by iHeart Radio station Q92.1 April 4. “I am blessed to work with a great staff who have … more

Holy Week in the Archdiocese

Holy Week in the Archdiocese

Catholics across the archdiocese convene for the sacred rites of Holy Week, which included the reception into the Church of new members during the Easter Vigil. more

Papua New Guinea Cardinal Speaks on Climate Change at College

Cardinal John Ribat of Papua New Guinea delivered an urgent message on “Climate Change, Sustainability and the Common Good” at the College of Mount St. Vincent in the Riverdale section of the … more

Sidewalk Missionaries Invite Passersby Into Cathedral on Reconciliation Monday

Pedestrians going about their business during the afternoon and evening March 26 in Manhattan were politely stopped outside St. Patrick’s Cathedral by volunteer sidewalk missionaries who had a … more

Lourdes Experience in Nanuet

Youth group members at St. Anthony’s parish in Nanuet hosted and joined in a March 9 Lourdes Virtual Pilgrimage, a guided spiritual journey that brings the Lourdes experience to participants. The … more

Our Lady Help of Christians Leads CYO Cheerleading Championships

Our Lady Help of Christians, Staten Island, won three titles at the archdiocese’s CYO Cheerleading Championships at the College of Staten Island March 24. Twenty-five teams from 11 parishes, 10 … more

Personal Thanks to Supporters of Cardinal’s Appeal, Renew + Rebuild

Pamela Woodward shared how much of a blessing her Catholic faith has been since she entered the Church at the Easter Vigil six years ago. “I try to make it as central to my life as much as I … more

Students Show Openness to God’s Will at Seminary Vocations Night

Jonathan Soto attended his first Evening for Vocations in seventh grade and participated in his fourth at St. Joseph’s Seminary in Dunwoodie March 19. The senior was one of eight Cardinal Hayes … more

College of New Rochelle Names President

Dr. William W. Latimer has been named the new president of the College of New Rochelle, the college announced. Dr. Latimer, who will take over as president April 15, brings more than 20 years of … more

Holy Week Begins

Firefighter Remembered as ‘Leader by Example’ at Cathedral Mass

Firefighters lined Fifth Avenue before the Funeral Mass celebrated by Cardinal Dolan at St. Patrick’s Cathedral March 27 to pay tribute to Lieutenant Michael R. Davidson who died battling a fire in … more

St. Teresa, Sacred Heart, St. Gregory Barbarigo Win Two CYO Hoop Titles

St. Teresa and Sacred Heart, both of Staten Island, and St. Gregory Barbarigo of Rockland County each won two CYO archdiocesan basketball championships at Mount St. Michael Academy in the Bronx March … more

Knights of Columbus Launches Online Membership

The Knights of Columbus has launched a New York statewide membership initiative that allows Catholic men to join online. It began March 2 and is expected to go nationwide in the summer. Organizers … more

Shroud in Yonkers

St. Anthony’s parish in Yonkers hosted a presentation about the Shroud of Turin March 10. While the Church has never officially ruled on the original shroud’s authenticity, it bears the image of … more

Holy Week at Sing SIng

Confirmation Retreat

Students participated in the Array of Hope Confirmation Retreat at Archbishop Stepinac High School in White Plains March 18. Some 450 students from 10 Manhattan parishes and eight parishes from … more

Stepinac Wins First State Federation Hoops Title

The Archbishop Stepinac High School boys’ basketball team captured its first New York State Federation Class AA championship with an 88-76 victory over PSAL champ South Shore in Glens Falls March … more

Stepinac, Holy Child Seniors Cited by Leukemia Society

Seniors at Archbishop Stepinac High School in White Plains and School of the Holy Child in Rye have been named Students of the Year by the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) Connecticut … more

Revive Missions Schedule for April

Parishes will gather for three-day “Revive: Faith Every Day” missions. The missions include prayer, preaching, music and the celebration of Mass, and opportunities for the sacraments of … more
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