Mardi Gras with OL Mercy’s Golden Agers

Nothing can keep the Golden Age Club at Our Lady of Mercy Church in Forest Hills, away from a celebration. Even with the nasty snow that turned into a cold and slushy rain on Feb. 7, more than 40 people came out to the parish hall to celebrate Mardi Gras. Beads and glittery masks were […]

Catholic Schools Week

“Can you do a backflip?” isn’t the average question that Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio must address, but during Catholic Schools Week, students at St. Gregory the Great Catholic Academy, Bellerose, got a chance to “Stump the Bishop” with inquiries that showcased their inquisitive innocence and curiosity.

Dolores DeBiase

Dolores DeBiase, the mother of Deacon John DeBiase of St. Margaret’s parish, Middle Village, died July 11.

Gravesend Pastor Marks 10 Years of Priesthood

This week’s Tablet TALK features a special anniversary for a Gravesend pastor, art that gives glory to the Blessed Mother, a summer challenge especially for Catholics, an upcoming concert in Canarsie and much more.

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.

Sister Mary Georgine Ayers

Sister Mary Georgine Ayers, O.P., a member of the Sisters of St. Dominic, Amityville, for 80 years, died March 19. She was 98.

Sports Round-Up March 4

The Catholic Youth Organization of Brooklyn and Queens recently crowned its indoor track champions for the 2017 season. Xaverian swimmer heading to USCGA.

Longtime Educators Honored in Jackson Heights

This week’s Tablet TALK features longtime educators in Queens, an international food fest honoring St. Thomas Aquinas in Brooklyn, issues a call for baby items from a pro-life crisis pregnancy center and much more.

Voice from Assisi

Friar Alessandro, an Italian Franciscan friar and a tenor singer of religious music, performed a Christmas concert at St. Athanasius Church, Bensonhurst.