Sunny Skies for St. Anselm’s Walk for Education

This week’s Tablet TALK highlights a jazzy night in Bedford-Stuyvesant, a climate change documentary in Bayside, a night of feathers, beads and masks in Mill Basin and much more.

McClancy students, from left, Stephanie Vazquez, Daniel Ruiz, Myya Cox, Gurjeet Singh, Allyson Velazquez, William Musmacker, Alexander Piatkowski and Nathalie Lopez stand outside their new high school. (Photo by Tom Hopkins/Msgr. McClancy M.H.S.)

Sports Round-Up Oct. 14

Msgr. McClancy H.S., East Elmhurst, is set to induct the 2017 class into its Athletics Hall of Fame on Oct. 21.

Bro. Beckett Marks 90th Birthday

This week’s Tablet TALK highlights a homecoming weekend at a Flatbush parish, a creation-themed art show in Bayside, a milestone birthday for a Franciscan brother and much more.

Patrick Tracy

A Mass of Christian Burial for Patrick Tracy, 64, former director of campus ministry at St. Joseph’s College, Patchogue, L.I., was celebrated Sept. 20 at Holy Family Church, Hicksville, L.I. Born in Brooklyn, he attended Nazareth H.S., East Flatbush, and received his master’s in theology and divinity from St. John’s University. He recently retired to […]

Reds’ Pitcher Played Hoops at St. John’s

Amir Garrett, who once played small forward for the St. John’s University, Jamaica, men’s basketball team, currently plays pro baseball as a starting pitcher for the Cincinnati Reds.

Growing in and Sharing The Marist Charism

By Brother Mike Sheerin, F.M.S.   I said “yes” to become a Marist Brother while I was a student at Christ the King High School in Middle Village in the late 1960s. I was intrigued by the 35 brothers who served in the Boys’ Division of the school back then. Their ability to engage 1,500 […]

Maryknoller Earns Matteo Ricci Award for Ministry with China

Maryknoll Sister Janet Carroll, founding executive director of the U.S. Catholic China Bureau, was the recipient of the organization’s 2017 Matteo Ricci Award, an honor bestowed upon people who best exemplify the bureau’s mission to build a bridge of friendship and service between the Catholic Church in the U.S. and China.

The Perfect Gift: Giving Ourselves to Each Other

by Jerry Rodriguez

MEG AND I recently got married on May 13. As we were going through some old pictures, we found a picture on Facebook of the two of us volunteering at a local parish. We were both dressed as saints: Mother Teresa and John Bosco.