The arctic temperatures, harsh winds and snow that visited the diocese before and during Epiphany weekend canceled events, closed schools and brought down Mass attendance somewhat, but did not bring too much long-term damage according to a sample of parishes interviewed.
Given the finite nature of time, the choices and decisions that we make to spend this time becomes crucial. The new year stands before us for the taking. The question is will you?
The public phase in the process to make Brooklyn-born Bishop Francis X. Ford a saint has begun. Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio formally announced the opening of the cause at a Mass Dec. 3.
Msgr. Kieran Harrington, rector of the Co-Cathedral of St. Joseph, Prospect Heights; Father Gerard Sauer, pastor of St. Mel’s, Flushing; and Father Jun Hee Lee, parochial vicar at St. Mel’s, participated in the blessing of EverGreene Architectural Arts‘ new studios in Industry City.
The Foundation for the Revival of Classical Culture presents A Christmas Concert in C Major (excerpts) and selections from Handel’s Messiah, performed by The Schiller Institute New York City Chorus at St. Joseph Co-Cathedral, Prospect Heights, Dec. 16.
The Miracle of Christmas – a Christmas Musical Theater Production, featuring new live music and original songs – will be presented at the Co-Cathedral of St. Joseph, Prospect Heights, on Dec. 20 at 7 p.m.
She thought that the universe is considerably large, so it can be intimidating to imagine how small the Earth is compared to it – filled with stars, planets and solar systems.
For centuries, Catholics and others have sought the hope, refuge and strength associated with the prayers and veneration of St. Jude Thaddeus, also known as the Apostle of Hope.
Having the ability to believe is an imperative aspect to be able to live life.
A 56-year-old man was detained by police for four days after a nun’s life was threatened in a Brooklyn church.