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Seven men ordained to diaconate for the diocese+

Click here for photos from ordination day.

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Memorial Day Reflection: Field Mass+

May our veterans who made the ultimate sacrifice and the souls of the faithful departed, through the Mercy of God, rest in peace.

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May Crowning at St. Ignatius Loyola+

Hicksville parish holds Marian celebration.

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OLL students honor the Blessed Mother+

See photos from May crowning at West Islip school.

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Why ‘Last Days in the Desert’ is so boring+

To reduce Jesus to the human level alone is to render an altogether prosaic Jesus, which is precisely what we have in Last Days in the Desert.

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Daughter of Wisdom celebrates ‘palindrome’ birthday+

Sister who ministered for 30 years at St. Charles Hospital marks 101st birthday

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Sainthood sometimes means biting your tongue, pope says+

"The process of conversion requires small concrete steps"

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Bishop Murphy expresses solidarity with rural farm workers+

Group is marching from Long Island to Albany to support fair labor practices legislation.

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U.S. Supreme Court sends Zubik case back to lower courts+

Washington Cardinal Donald W. Wuerl said the decision offered a path forward, but acknowledged that "this struggle will continue."

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Women deacons? What the Pope said and what it means+

If I have a choice, I would want to model our behavior on the apostles, not American politics.

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