Diocesan Pilgrims in the Holy Land

Pilgrims from the Brooklyn Diocese who are on a Year of Mercy Holy Land visit joined the diocese’s newest members of the Knights and Ladies of the Holy Sepulchre as they were welcomed into the fraternal Order by Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzabella, the new apostolic administrator of the Latin patriarchate, in Jerusalem.

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.

Jerry Forest Memorial Award

Banking executive James B. McHugh is receiving the Jerry Forest Memorial Award at the 2015 Great Irish Fair of New York.

Joseph Stile

Joseph Stile, Active in Brooklyn Church and Community, Dies at 97

Joseph Stile, 97, a lifelong resident of Brooklyn, who was involved in many church and community activities, died peacefully on March 28. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on April 1 at St. Thomas Aquinas Church, Flatlands. He was a Knight of the Holy Sepulchre, and a member of the Holy Name Society for […]