Father John Patrick Murray, former hospital chaplain, dies+

Father John Patrick Murray, whose 45 years of priestly service included 18 years as chaplain at Nassau County Medical Center, died January 4. He was 83.

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Today’s headlines 1/14/13+


Pope asks Christians to rediscover 'beauty' of baptism

New York auxiliary bishop picked to shepherd Camden, NJ

Planned Parenthood abortion numbers rise, other services fall

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NY Catholic Conference: Cuomo’s women’s agenda ‘desperate attempt’ to expand abortion+

“Governor Andrew Cuomo’s re-packaging of an extreme abortion bill into a so-called ‘women’s agenda’ is a desperate attempt to push through an abortion expansion that’s been around for six years and has failed to gain traction as a stand-alone bill....

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Cardinal Dolan’s Letter to Governor Andrew M. Cuomo+

Cardinal Dolan has expessed his disappointment with Governor Cuomo's support of the Reproductive Health Act.

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Benedict XVI to the Young “in Search of a Maker.”+

God created us, He made us in His image, and above all He gave us the gift of His son...

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US Bishops: Negotiations Essential To Preventing Military Conflict With Iran+

“A diplomatic solution is preferable to military action...” wrote Bishop Richard E. Pates of Des Moines, Iowa,

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Cardinal Dolan offers prayers for families, victims of Connecticut school shooting+

Prays that peace that passes understanding is with them

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Pope: Church needs irreplaceable contribution of American faithful+

Benedict XVI addressed a congress on the Church in America Sunday evening.

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