Communio

…bearing with one another in love, making every effort to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.

Category: Archdiocese of New York

Edward Egan laid to rest

Edward Michael Egan laid to rest at St Patrick’s Cathedral. With a full cathedral –family, friends, hierarchy, ecumenical, interfaith and political leaders, and normal laity– the Requiem for the retired cardinal-archbishop of New York was prayed. The current Catholic leader of the archdiocese, Cardinal Dolan, offered the Mass and preached his tribute (though it was […]

Cardinal Egan’s funeral

Funeral of Archbishop-Emeritus of New York, Edward Cardinal Egan When Beginning at noon on Monday, March 9th, the Cathedral will be open until 6 p.m. for public visitation and then a vigil mass. A funeral Mass celebrated by Cardinal Timothy Dolan will be heldTuesday, March 10th, in the afternoon and begin with a procession at1:30 p.m. The entombment will immediately follow the […]

Congrats to the newly ordained

In recent days several dioceses and religious orders have ordained men to the priesthood. The priest is to “understand … imitate … and conform” his life to the Cross of Jesus. The bishop exhorts the man to be ordained to see that he believes what he reads, that he teaches what he believes and practices […]

Pro Life 2013 pictures in NYC

Here are photos from yesterday‘s pro-life Mass and rosary procession from NY’s Saint Patrick’s Cathedral.  22 January 2013 is the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade which legalized abortion in the USA. A Catholic New York article speaks of positive signs of change. The March for Life will happen on Friday, 25 January, Washington, DC. Thanks to […]

New NFP newsletter … Naturally

Virginia Corbett, the coordinator of the programming for Natural Family Planning for the Archdiocese of New York is now publishing a monthly newsletter, Naturally. The newsletter will concern itself with fertility, infertility, contraception, etc. To receive a copy of Naturally read the attached newsletter to get Virginia’s email. The Family Life and Respect Life Office […]

Dolan meet Colbert

One of the most clever, that is, funny men in show biz today is Stephen Colbert. He’s also practicing his Catholicsm and serves as a catechist. Mr Colbert, with a friend, Jesuit Father James Martin of American Magazine will host a show with New York’s archbishop, Timothy Michael Cardinal Dolan. Get ready for a laugh! […]