Synod-talk, Again

ON JAN. 13 THE General Secretariat of the Synod of Bishops published a “preparatory document” for the 2018 Synod on Young People, Faith and Vocational Discernment.

A Bensonhurst Christmas

Children of St. Mary Mother of Jesus parish, Bensonhurst, presented a living Nativity scene as the Gospel was read at Christmas Eve Mass.

2016 Year in Review

Dominant figures of 2016 World Youth Day 2016 The Jubilee Year Ends as Call for Mercy Continues Faces of the Diocese 2016 Two New Bishops Trump Wins the Presidency Signs of the Times – 2016 The Year in Quotes: 2016

Dominant figures of 2016

Two of the dominant figures of 2016 were Pope Francis and President-elect Donald J. Trump.

World Youth Day 2016

About 600 young people from Brooklyn and Queens attended World Youth Day in Krakow, Poland, July 25-31.