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Catholic schools need ‘strong priestly presence,’ says foundation head+

Priests should build time into their schedules to be with students on the playground, in the cafeteria, at sporting events and in the classroom.

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Save the date for diocese’s first Fall Family Festival+

The Family Fest will allow the lay faithful and our clergy to come together in prayer, fellowship and fun and to reintroduce the conversation about vocations.

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Seminary’s goal to form ‘happy, healthy, holy priests,’ says rector+

The seminary is the centerpiece of aninter-diocesan partnership among the Archdiocese of New York and the dioceses of Brooklyn and Rockville Centre.

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Pope: Celebrations, including Mass, are essential for family life+

Even when they celebrate, some allow consumerism "to swallow" the party by thinking the more money they spend, the better the celebration will be.

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Father James Hannon, 84+

“I feel that being a priest was what I could do to best serve God and help people."

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Follow-up needed on Planned Parenthood funding+

There may be other opportunities to obtain the goal of defunding Planned Parenthood. It is critical that your reps hear from you now.

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Appeals court rules against N.Y. Catholic entities over contraceptives+

Rules "no religious rights conflict with a process created for nonprofit religious organizations."

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St. Agnes Cathedral choirs tour Ireland, England+

The talented voices of the Diocese of Rockville Centre traveled on a two-week concert tour in July.

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Trump’s ‘cracker’ comment adds to ‘presidential aspirancy fatigue’+

The Body of Christ is the living and life-giving Bread of Life who is Jesus Christ, the Son of God,... who came to earth and exploded with love to conquer death and evil for all humanity.

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Cardinal O’Malley: Planned Parenthood’s work reflects ‘throwaway culture’+

If the Planned Parenthood news coverage has caused revived trauma from involvement in abortion, confidential, nonjudgmental help is available.

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