| Mar 17, 2010
| 11:07 AM
New York City Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly, who served as Grand Marshal for the city's 249th annual St. Patrick's Day parade Wednesday, took some good-natured teasing from the Archbishop of New York, Timothy Dolan, when he was late for 9 am Mass at...
| Jun 4, 2010
| 8:48 AM
Christian and Jewish leaders and local elected officials stood together Friday to call for tougher criminal penalties for the vandalism of houses of worship.
His Excellency Archbishop Timothy Dolan and State Senator Jeff Klein joined with leading...
| Jun 18, 2010
| 5:52 AM
The Staten Island pastor who signed off on a controversial plan to sell a former convent to the Muslim American Society has changed his mind.
St. Margaret Mary R.C. Church Pastor Keith Fennessy sent a letter to Archbishop Timothy Dolan saying "after...
| Jan 17, 2010
| 2:15 PM
Churches across the New York-area prayed for the people of Haiti Sunday, as parishes across the country began taking special collections to aid relief efforts.
The Evangelical Crusade of Fishers of Men in Brooklyn -- one of the largest Haitian...
| Nov 12, 2010
| 6:38 PM
America's Roman Catholic bishops say there's a shortage of exorcists in the country.
To fix the problem, they're holding a conference Friday and Saturday on how to perform the rite.
Among the speakers are Houston Cardinal Daniel DiNardo and a priest-...
| Nov 17, 2010
| 2:19 AM
New York Archbishop Timothy Dolan was elected president Tuesday of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops in a surprise win that underscored the bishops' shift toward a more aggressive defense of orthodoxy.
Dolan defeated Tucson Bishop Gerald Kicanas,...
| Dec 3, 2010
| 8:16 AM
St. Patrick's Old Cathedral in the NoLita neighborhood of Manhattan was the Roman Catholic cathedral of New York from the time it was built in 1815 to 1879, when a new cathedral -- St. Patrick's on Fifth Avenue -- was built. After Old St. Pat's, as it's...
| Apr 24, 2011
| 5:24 PM
Approximately 3,000 of the faithful here and from across the country packed St. Patrick's Cathedral for Easter Sunday Mass.
Archbishop Timothy Dolan reminded worshippers that "God has the last word," saying the joy of Easter will forever trump the evil...
| Aug 21, 2010
| 7:55 PM
A teenager has been arrested in connection with a hate crime earlier this week on Staten Island.
Police say 17-year-old Yashua Plair of 806 Henderson Avenue approached a 15-year-old Hispanic male Wednesday night, flashing a knife and spewing anti-Mexican...
| Aug 24, 2010
| 2:45 AM
Gov. David Paterson said Monday he'll meet with Archbishop Timothy Dolan to discuss a mosque and Islamic community center planned two blocks from ground zero.
The private meeting will be held Tuesday at the Democratic governor's Manhattan office....
| Aug 25, 2010
| 6:41 AM
9/11 victims' families will join with more than three dozen other organizations today to show their support for building an Islamic Center near Ground Zero in an effort to re-frame the debate on the controversial site.
The group September Eleventh...