Yesterday I spoke to you about Elizabeth Ann Seton who founded a wonderful order of nuns. When I think of her, it reminds me to thank God for the gift of our religious sisters. Sisters, we love you and need you here in the Catholic Church of the United States.(more…)
We usually celebrate the feast of Saint John the Evangelist on December 27. He was the youngest of the Apostles, probably a teenager. Young people are the ones filled with excitement and imagination during this season. Like children, we should never lose the magic of Christmas.(more…)
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 28, 2020
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION:
Statement from Cardinal Dolan on the Covid-19 Relief Bill
(New York, NY) Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Archbishop of New York, released the following statement today following President Trump’s signing of the Covid-19 relief act.
“A Christmas season thank you to our elected officials – the…
Here’s a little seen image of Mary, our Glorious Mother, located “behind the scenes” at Saint Patrick’s Cathedral. As I’ve said, there are really three annunciations in the Gospels: to Zechariah, to Joseph, and the greatest annunciation of all, to our Blessed Mother Mary – and her response, “Be it done unto me according to thy word.”(more…)