New website spotlights Catholic teaching on end-of-life decision making+

View video "Now and at the hour of our death"

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Bishop presides at Rite of Election for those to be baptized at Easter+

See slideshow from St. Joseph's in Ronkonkoma.

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Nonsense on ‘Sixty Minutes’+

“Sixty Minutes” would have had a much livelier program if Scott Pelley had questioned Mickens’ claim that there’s been “no discussion” of contraception, divorce and premarital sex in the Catholic Church for 35 years.

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Amid Terror Atrocities, Bishop Murphy Urges Prayer+

May Mary Help of Christians watch over and protect all her children in the Middle East and North Africa.

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Bishop Wcela Celebrates Ash Wednesday Mass at Suffolk Prison+

"For ... I was in prison and you visited me" Matthew 25:36

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US Bishops Offer Lenten Resources+

During Lent, the Church asks us to surrender ourselves to prayer and to the reading of Scripture, to fasting and to giving alms

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Diocese Celebrates Black History Month+

Dancers of Haitian ancestry from St. Boniface Parish in Elmont, participate in the opening procession during the annual Black History Month Mass at St. Agnes Cathedral in Rockville Centre, Feb. 7.

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Death with Dignity?+

Msgr. Donald Hanson reflects on end-of-life issues beyond the headlines.

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Who really needs casinos on Long Island?+

There are ... serious reasons why casinos deserve to be given serious thought, taking into account the various positions of those who will be affected by their operation.

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“I do will it. Be made clean.”+

In the midst of complaining about ice and snow, we can be blind to the blessings before us.

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