When we cry, as I’m afraid we do, isn’t it good to remember that God cries too?
Today on Conversation with Cardinal Dolan, Father Dave Dwyer and I discuss Columbus Day and the situation in Puerto Rico. We are joined by Archbishop Roberto Gonzalez of San Juan and Bronx Borough President Rubén Díaz Jr. with updates on the recovery effort.
Even two weeks after Hurricane Maria hit, the images and stories of the devastation in Puerto Rico continue to move our entire nation. We here in New York feel a special closeness to the people of Puerto Rico, as so many of us have friends, families, and loved ones with ties to that beautiful island. Boriqueños make up a cherished part of the Catholic family of the archdiocese.
I do have a bit of good news. After nearly two weeks of trying, I was finally able to reach Archbishop Roberto Gonzalez, the Archbishop of San Juan, and can report that…
Today on Conversation with Cardinal Dolan, Monsignor Jim Vlaun and I talk about faith on college campuses, relief efforts in Texas, Florida, Mexico, and Puerto Rico, and the relics of Saint Padre Pio that were displayed at Saint Patrick’s Cathedral.