Coney Island Church Dedicates New Statue of Our Lady of Guadalupe

With a helping hand from the Knights of Columbus, the Shrine Church of Our Lady of Solace dedicated a new statue of Our Lady of Guadalupe in a ceremony on Dec. 12. The previous statue was seriously damaged by a vandal who toppled it from its perch and threw it to the ground on Sept. 11,

Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Academy

Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Academy (OLGCA) in Dyker Heights offers an excellent, well-rounded education in accordance with New York State Common Core Standards. Last year alone, the graduating class was awarded over $300,000 in high school scholarships.

Happy 103rd Birthday Josephine!

Josephine Filippazzo, a longtime parishioner of Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, Dyker Heights, and resident of the Bensonhurst Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare, celebrated her 103rd birthday last month.

Students Recognized at Mission Sunday Mass

Awards to students and schools that assist the missions was the highlight of the annual Mission Sunday Mass at St. James Cathedral-Basilica, Downtown Brooklyn.

St. Luke’s Welcomes 17 New Altar Servers

This week’s Tablet TALK highlights Bensonhurst’s sweetheart centenarian, new altar servers in Whitestone, staff changes in diocesan offices and much more.