On today’s SiriusXM Conversation with Cardinal Dolan show, I discussed last night’s annual prayer service on the eve of the start of the General Assembly of the UN. My sermon was on how the coronavirus has unified people and allowed us to rediscover family and prayer.
We’re back with SiriusXM’s Conversation with Cardinal Dolan. Father Dave Dwyer and I discussed the opening of Catholic Schools in the Archdiocese of New York this week, our summer recess, my prayer at the RNC, and the upcoming Al Smith Dinner.
During my last show before summer break, I talked about recent Supreme Court decisions. Some were discouraging, like the overturning of the Louisiana law defending the baby in the womb. However, some were joyous including the rejection of the Blaine Amendment.
On today’s Conversation with Cardinal Dolan, Father Dave Dwyer and I talk about upcoming ordinations, recent events, and lessons learned from self-quarantining.
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The Ordination, blessing of catechumens and sick, and the consecration of the chrism, will be livestreamed from St. Patrick’s Cathedral on Friday, June 26 starting at 9 a.m. on the St. Patrick’s Cathedral Youtube, Facebook, and website.
On this week’s Conversation with Cardinal Dolan, I talked about how good it is see people at Saint Patrick’s Cathedral. This Friday, the Feast of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus, is Reconciliation Friday. Priests will be available for confession at every parish in the Archdiocese of New York. Join us from 10-12 and 4-6 EDT.
On this week’s Conversation with Cardinal Dolan, I talked about the current status of our churches and the coronavirus. We’re understandably and prudently cautious, but churches are open. Mass has even begun in the upper counties of the Archdiocese of New York – NYC to follow soon!
On this week’s Conversation with Cardinal Dolan, I talked about the harm of painting things with a wide brush. God bless our police officers. We appreciate what they do, but that doesn’t blind us to the injustice of a few. Nor can we condemn our protestors, the majority of whom are peaceful.
On this week’s Conversation with Cardinal Dolan show, I talked about our plan to reopen our parishes. We don’t have a date yet, but we have our strategy of phases and are taking every precaution necessary.
On this week’s Conversation with Cardinal Dolan, Father Dave Dwyer and I discussed the upcoming feast of Ascension Thursday. It’s a feast I love because we don’t celebrate that Jesus physically leaves us — we celebrate that Jesus is still with us. We need that now, don’t we?
On today’s Conversation with Cardinal Dolan, I discussed my new video series, Our Spiritual Home. You can watch them starting tonight on my social media channels. I also discuss the steps to reopen our wonderful churches.