Archdiocese Of New York

February 8, 2013

New York’s Catholic Schools Get New Lease on Life

After a final round of closures, the Archdiocese of New York is replacing parish-based schools with a new model of governance and financing.

December 7, 2012

New York Archdiocese Wins ‘Preliminary Victory’ in HHS Mandate Challenge

A federal judge rules the archdiocese’s lawsuit against the contraceptive mandate should proceed now, calling the mandate 'a speeding train that is coming toward plaintiffs.'

December 7, 2012

Register Radio: HHS Mandate Update and Chart-topping Advent Music

Attorney Emily Hardman & DeMontfort Music founder Monica Fitzgibbons

November 29, 2012

New York Archdiocese Could Close 26 Schools

More than 5,000 of the 50,000 students in local Catholic schools could be affected.

February 2, 2012

Cardinal-Designate Dolan and Fellow Priests on Pilgrimage Boost Holy Land Christians

The trip could have been canceled when the archbishop learned he was to become a cardinal, but New Yorker didn’t want to miss the chance for retreat and reflection.

January 21, 2012

The Pro-Life Work of Cardinal O'Connor

Saturday Book Pick: The Sisters of Life were the greatest legacy of New York’s feisty archbishop.

November 28, 2011

An American Goes to Dublin

Pope’s appointment of New York priest is an outside-the-box move. Msgr. Charles Brown, longtime official on Congregation for Doctrine of the Faith, is familiar with sex-abuse problem in Ireland.

November 8, 2011

Archbishop Dolan Issues Decree: No Same-Sex 'Marriages' in New York Archdiocese

The archbishop stated that clergy and Church employees may not participate in the solemnization of a civil same-sex 'marriage,' nor may the property and facilities of the Catholic Church in the Archdiocese of New York be used for such events.

September 9, 2011

Remembering 9/11

New York’s Cardinal Egan recounts how Blessed John Paul II personally helped respond to the devastation.

September 8, 2011

Remembering 9/11

A beloved Fire Department chaplain lives on through the ministry of an 11-year-old girl and her mother.

September 6, 2011

Remembering 9/11

A well-known priest granted general absolution on the scene. Later, he encouraged young couples to go forward with their weddings, as a sign of hope in a devastated city.

September 5, 2011

Twin Towers Pastor

Priests were among the first responders to the scene. Second in a series remembering the 9/11 terrorist attack on America.