Father Dell’Anno Served The Diocese for 47 Years

Father Anthony Dell’Anno, a senior priest residing at St. Edmund’s rectory, Sheepshead Bay, died May 15, four days before what would have been his 77th birthday. He died at NYU Lutheran Medical Center in Sunset Park.

Fourteen Priests Observe 25 Years of Priesthood

Seven of the men who are celebrating their 25th anniversaries as priests were ordained by Bishop Thomas V. Daily on June 1, 1991. Details of the other ordinations are included in these brief biographies.

Just Swing From Your Heart

The Love of God is so powerful – much more so than the power of sin – that even death on a cross couldn’t stop it, nor the imperfections of the Apostles, nor the mistakes or unreadiness that might have been present in the first Christians.

Saying ‘I Do’ Again

Having survived a total of 3,335 years of marriage, couples from throughout the diocese made a public commitment April 23 before God and the Church.

Tablet TALK: First Vows for Benedictine Sister

This week’s Tablet TALK features a Jamaica woman professing religious vows, highlights a Douglaston parish honoring clergy during its centennial year, has details about Masses honoring the NYPD and unborn and much more.

Youth Know Faith Is a Verb

Youth from SS. Simon and Jude parish, Gravesend, worked on projects to help raise awareness of problems arising from abuse, autism, poverty, hunger, cancer, suicide risk, bullying and racism.