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Different clicks, same prayer: Pope asks Catholics to pray the rosary+

The Click to Pray eRosary is both a free app for Apple and Android and an actual high-tech rosary bracelet that connects to a smartphone using Bluetooth.

Read More+ 7 days ago
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Parishes remember St. Francis with animal blessings+

Click for a gallery of photos from around the diocese

Read More+ 2 weeks ago
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Pope declares special Sunday each year dedicated to word of God+

'The Bible is the most widely distributed book, but it also perhaps the one most covered in dust because it is not held in our hands.'

Read More+ 3 weeks ago
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Charities team returns from fact-finding mission to Bahamas+

A multifaceted church-sponsored relief effort is just getting underway in the Bahamas.

Read More+ 4 weeks ago
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Long Island Catholic school students are hitting the books (and the tablets) again+

View a gallery of first-day pictures from across the diocese.

Read More+ 2 months ago
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Analysis: Pope’s new cardinal choices stress dialogue, care for poor+

Announcing the new cardinals, Pope Francis said they illustrate "the missionary vocation of the church that continues to proclaim the merciful love of God to all men and women of the earth."

Read More+ 2 months ago
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Migrant children will suffer most under new detention rule, says bishop+

The chairman of the U.S. bishops' migration committee said he sees "heartbreaking consequences for immigrant children."

Read More+ 2 months ago
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Information from the Diocese of Rockville Centre on the Child Victims Act+

The work of the Church – of administering the Sacraments, of teaching, healing, advocating, serving, and ministering to the poor and vulnerable – can and must continue, despite the sins of the past.

Read More+ 2 months ago
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Pro-life groups’ campaign provides items to mothers, babies at border+

Group leaders agreed that in this situation people come before politics.

Read More+ 3 months ago

Vatican Museums loan da Vinci work to NY museum for anniversary+

The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York is marking the 500th anniversary of the death of Leonardo da Vinci with a painting by the artist

Read More+ 3 months ago