The U.S. bishops gave their consent for the advancement of the sainthood causes of three U.S. Catholics at the local diocesan level.
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Thomas Cuite Memorial Award
Mark C. Edwards, the president of the Ancient Order of Hibernians, Division 21, in the Rockaways, is receiving the Thomas Cuite Memorial Award.
Father Mychal Judge Memorial Award – Father Brian Jordan, O.F.M.
Father Brian Jordan, O.F.M., chaplain at St. Francis College, Brooklyn Heights, was a personal friend of Father Mychal Judge, O.F.M., for 25 years, and last spoke to him during morning prayer on Sept. 11, 2001.
Sports Round-Up, Oct. 10, 2015
Grace Sullivan is the Colleen Queen; CYO basketball coaching clinic; St. John’s University women’s soccer senior forward Rachel Daly became the all-time leader in goals in school history.
The Celtic Cross Award
Accounting professional Martin McManus, a second-generation Irish American, is receiving the Celtic Cross Award at the 2015 Great Irish Fair of New York.
P.O. Edward Byrne Memorial Award – NYPD Assistant Chief Michael Shea
At this year’s Great Irish Fair, NYPD Assistant Chief Michael E. Shea is receiving the Police Officer Edward Byrne Award, named in memory of New York City Police Officer Edward Byrne who was killed in the line of duty at age 22.
St. John Prep Students Discover Themselves Overseas
Forty students and six teachers from St. John’s Prep, Astoria, embarked on an international pilgrimage to better understand their faith, the world, and their school’s heritage. They traveled to Ireland, Wales, England and Paris under the leadership of their director of campus ministry, Cristina Varriale. The group started in Killarney, County Kerry, where they attended […]
Jerry Forest Memorial Award 2016
Civil engineering designer Caitlin Bowen is receiving the 2016 Great Irish Fair’s Jerry Forest Memorial Award.
Around the Diocese: Feb. 28, 2015
BROOKLYN Resurrection, Gerritsen Beach — Lenten Series: Repentance, Feb. 26, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Speaker: Father James Devlin. Future dates: March 5 and 12. Call 743-7234. Visitation B.V.M., Red Hook — Healing Mass, Feb. 27, 7 p.m. Call 624-1572. Holy Family, Canarsie — Youth Stations of the Cross, Feb. 27, 7 p.m. Call 257-4423. Our Lady of […]
FDNY Capt. Timothy Stackpole Award – FF. Vincent O’Grady
At this year’s Great Irish Fair, FDNY Firefighter Vincent O’Grady is receiving the Captain Timothy Stackpole Award in memory of Capt. Stackpole whose sense of faith and duty served as an inspiration to his fellow firefighters.