Sister Grace K. Prenderville, O.P.

Sister Grace Kenneth Prenderville, O.P., a member of the Sisters of St. Dominic of Amityville, L.I., for 84 years, died on Christmas Day. She was 102.

Handel’s ‘Messiah’ in Long Island City

This week’s Tablet TALK salutes Knights and parishioners helping neighbors during the holidays, highlights Christmas events, has details about a New Year’s Eve party for the whole family and much more.

Obituary: Patricia Hili

Patricia Hili, the wife of Deacon Saviour Hili of St. Francis of Assisi parish, Astoria, died Oct. 10.

St. Francis of Assisi School, Astoria

St. Francis of Assisi School (SFA), located in the vibrant and culturally diverse neighborhood of Astoria, is a caring community of faith, knowledge and service.

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.

St. Francis of Assisi School, Astoria

St. Francis of Assisi School opened on Feb. 13, 1951. Within a short time, a strong foundation of Catholic Identity and educational achievement in Astoria was established. Today, 65 years later, SFA continues to celebrate the spirit of its founders as it seeks to develop its mission.

Teachers Learn the Latest Tech Trends

Catholic school teachers and principals from Brooklyn and Queens attended the annual diocesan technology expo for educators at The Mary Louis Academy, Jamaica Estates, Oct. 24.