Marriage and the natural law+

To understand the larger “yes” into which is incorporated the Church’s “no” to same sex marriage, one must understand the concept of God’s natural law.

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Diocesan Catholics Rally in Support of Religious Freedom+

Click to see photos from the June 25th event.

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The Church and the ‘New Normal’+

Nothing, it seems, constitutes aberrant behavior – except the public defense of traditional virtue.

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Bishop: Supreme Court Decision Does Not Alter Sacrament+

We have the God-given and constitutional right to proclaim religious truths, in the public square, as well as our churches,

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Free to Bear Witness to the Sacrament of Marriage+

Caesar may not, and will not, coerce into silence the voices that, with patience and teaching, in the public square, bear witness to the Sacrament of Marriage as the holy union of one man and one woman.

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Bishops call on U.S. to respond to Middle East refugee crisis+

"We can no longer turn our heads away from the human suffering of our brothers and sisters in the Middle East.”

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Laudato Si’ and Romano Guardini+

Father Robert Barron reflects on background of Francis' new encyclical.

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State budget: No tax credit yet, but mandate reimbursement appreciated+

'We will be back in Albany in next year’s session to rally support and seek votes to pass the Education Tax Credit Bill in 2016.'

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Cardinal Dolan’s Statement on State Budget Deal+

"We are committed to maintaining a strong Catholic school system, and continue to urge lawmakers to finally do their part in helping these parents exercise their right to educational choice for their children."

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Father Joseph Kozlowski, 90+

His wake will be held at St. Hyacinth, Glen Head, June 24 from 2 to 7:30 p.m. followed by a Mass of Transferral celebrated at 7:30. The Funeral Mass will be held at St. Hyacinth on June 25 at 11 a.m.

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