Parishes, Schools Honored For Giving the Gift of Life

On May 2, Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio and the New York Blood Center recognized the parishes, schools and individuals in Brooklyn and Queens who made significant contributions to the 2016 blood drive campaign.

Marine Park Parishioners Giving the Gift of Life

The Men’s Club at St. Columba parish, Marine Park, hosts four different blood drives each year as the number of donors continues to rise. Last year, there were 295 donations, compared to 116 the year before.

Deacon Daniel J. Marley

A Mass of Christian Burial for Deacon Daniel J. Marley was celebrated March 6 at St. Columba Church, Marine Park. He died March 2 in hospice care at home. He was 82.

Memorial Mass for Father Edward Kiernan

A memorial Mass for Father Edward Kiernan, former pastor of St. Columba parish, Marine Park, will be held at the church, Saturday, Dec. 3, at 11 a.m.

Final Vows for Newest Brentwood Sister of St. Joseph

This week’s Tablet TALK features the newest Brentwood Sister of St. Joseph, a new appointment for a Greenpoint priest, students raising breast cancer awareness and funds, and much, much more.

Father Kiernan Served Two Parishes as Pastor

A Masss of Christian Burial for Father Edward J. Kiernan, a senior priest of the diocese who last served as the pastor of St. Columba parish, Marine Park, was celebrated Sept. 28 at the Basilica of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary, Southampton, L.I.

The Bard of the Fair 2016

Journalist, journalism professor and author of three books, Paul Moses is serving as The Bard of the 2016 Great Irish Fair.

Diocese Honors Those Who Gave Their Blood

At a reception in Immaculate Conception Center, Douglaston, Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio honored the parishes that have made significant contributions to the New York Blood Center over the past year.

Palm Sunday Observances

In Brooklyn and Queens and around the world, Catholics celebrated Palm Sunday on March 20.