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Throughout the archdiocese, parishes and schools are celebrating Black History Month with Masses and programs. more
Gilbert West was among approximately 500 catechumens who signed the archdiocesan Book of the Elect during the Rite of Election on the First Sunday of Lent at St. Patrick’s Cathedral. The … more
Maggie Murray became the first St. Barnabas High School athlete in more than 30 years to score her 1,000th point when she finished with 20 points in a 59-53 over Aquinas High School on Feb. 4. more
Thanks to scientists, including a physics teacher at Regis High School in Manhattan, gravitational waves have been directly measured, supporting Einstein’s theory of General Relativity. On Sept. … more
At its annual convening in Albany Feb. 8-9, the New York State Council of Catholic Charities Directors honored George Horton, director of social and community development for archdiocesan Catholic … more
It was a joyful celebration with music, prayer and praise; it was a gathering of families, of people of faith. More than 1,400 attended the annual archdiocesan Black History Month Mass at St. … more
The first three “Saturdays of Mercy” will be held in parish churches in the Bronx, Manhattan and Staten Island over the next month, beginning on Feb. 20 at St. Raymond’s Church, 1759 Castle … more
Lenten Observances Across the Archdiocese   Preparations for Lent, which begins on Ash Wednesday, Feb. 10, are under way across the archdiocese. Programs and other observances include … more
In a sign of the Church’s growth and mission of evangelization, 1,577 candidates and catechumens will take part in the Rites of Election and Continuing Conversion in the archdiocese during Lent. … more
Participants at the 2016 March for Life may not have been as numerous as in previous years, due to predictions of blizzard-like conditions, but those who did make their way to Washington, D.C., for the march or for Masses and related events found the same powerful public witness they have come to expect. more
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