In Sacred Remembrance
American flags are held aloft at the New York City St. Patrick’s Day Parade in 2011 representing the 343 firefighters killed in the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center.
Then-Archbishop Dolan leads prayers on Sept. 11, 2009, outside St. Peter’s Church on Barclay Street, where a cross formed by two steel beams from Ground Zero had been erected.
Cardinal Edward Egan comforts the faithful at a Month’s Mind Mass he offered Oct. 11, 2001, at St. Patrick’s Cathedral.
Pope Francis places a rose at the National Sept. 11 Memorial in Lower Manhattan during his pastoral visit to the United States and Cuba in September 2015.
Visitors to St. Vincent’s Hospital in Manhattan in the fall of 2001 look at the Wall of Hope and Remembrance set up as a memorial to 9/11 victims.
Moments of reflection are shown on anniversaries of 9/11 and other special occasions.