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French Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran

French Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran, an experienced diplomat and head of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue, died in Hartford, Conn., where he was receiving medical treatment. He was … more

Sister Barbara Anne Masterson, M.M.

Sister Barbara Anne Masterson, M.M., who was a nurse in Bolivia and in the archdiocese, died July 3 at Maryknoll Sisters Center in Ossining. She was 89. Her first assignment was at Bethany House … more

Sister Marilyn Stack, C.N.D.

Sister Marilyn Stack, C.N.D., a teacher at Villa Maria Academy in the Bronx for three years, died July 2 at Lourdes Health Care Center in Wilton, Conn. She was 79. Sister Marilyn taught at Villa … more

Brother James Austin Finnegan, C.F.C

Brother James Austin Finnegan, C.F.C, who taught at Iona Preparatory School in New Rochelle for 11 years, died June 27 at Lawrence Hospital in Bronxville. He was 74. Brother Finnegan was at Iona … more

Maureen T. Brolly

Maureen T. Brolly, a volunteer at parishes and schools in the archdiocese, died June 29. She was 79. Mrs. Brolly was a retired vice president of human resources at American Airlines. She … more

Father Arthur T. Leone

Father Arthur T. Leone, who served as a parochial vicar of many parishes and was a faculty member of two Catholic high schools in the archdiocese, died July 12. He was 87. Most recently, Father … more

Father Thomas C. Gumprecht, S.A.

Father Thomas C. Gumprecht, S.A., who served as pastor of Our Lady of the Rosary in Yonkers for four years, died June 19 at New York-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center in Manhattan. He … more

Sister Mary Caplice, C.N.D.

Sister Mary Caplice, C.N.D., who served as assistant principal at St. Jean Baptiste High School in Manhattan for seven years, died July 4 at Andrus on Hudson in Hastings-on-Hudson. She was … more

Invitados al Banquete del Señor

Una de las imágenes bíblicas del reino de Dios es la del “banquete”. Los profetas del Antiguo Testamento anunciaron la llegada de un reino de justicia y paz, donde nadie pasaría hambre ni … more

Obispos, Periodistas Atacados en Iglesia En Nicaragua

Obispos y sacerdotes nicaragüenses fueron atacados el 9 de julio por grupos armados aliados con el gobierno durante un momento el cual la violencia en el país centroamericano ha aumentado … more

The Power of the Mass

I should have known that something was wrong a few Sundays ago when I arrived at my parish church just before noon and saw yellow tape stretched across the side street. It was unusually quiet in … more

Acts and Us

The Church’s custom of reading virtually all of the Acts of the Apostles at daily Mass during the Easter season struck me as particularly apt this year, and for three reasons. First, Acts … more

Catholic New York to Publish Monthly Section in Spanish

Beginning in September, Catholic New York will publish a monthly section of eight to 12 pages in Spanish as part of its regular newspaper edition. The pullout section is planned to run in the … more

Catholic New York a Publicar Sección Mensual en Español

A partir de septiembre, Catholic New York publicará una sección mensual de ocho a 12 páginas en español como parte de su edición periódistica regular. La nueva sección saldrá inserta en la … more

Times Archbishop Hughes Faced Were Far From Ideal, Too

We all enjoy reminiscing about the “good old days” when, so we ruminate, all was simpler, clearer, happier. When I was a graduate student in Church history, our acclaimed professor, … more

Stop Playing Games, Governor

In his fevered push to pass the abortion expansion bill that’s been kicking around Albany for over a decade, Gov. Andrew Cuomo asserted on Monday: “The political games need to end.” Yes, … more

Ursuline Students Harvest Bronx Garden To Feed Poor and Sick

Leigh Brown noticed a change in the two months since she helped to plant 4,000 fruit and vegetable plants at the Food for Others Garden in the Wakefield section of the Bronx. “It’s grown a … more

East Harlem Tribute to Our Lady of Mount Carmel

The 134th annual Religious Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel was celebrated with a solemn Mass by Cardinal Francis Arinze, prefect emeritus of the Vatican Congregation for the Divine Worship and … more

Catholic Charities Assists in Reuniting Sons With Detained Fathers

Two fathers and two sons from Guatemala and Honduras were able to stay together July 10-12 at a Catholic Charities agency in the Bronx through a family reunification program. Msgr. Kevin Sullivan, … more
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