| May 12, 2009
New York Jewish leaders are divided when it comes to Pope Benedict's historic visit to the Holy Land. The Pontiff is walking a public relations mine field as he tries to call for Palestinian-Israeli peace, while acknowledging the pain felt by both Muslims...
| 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...
| Mar 28, 2010
| 11:56 AM
New York Archbishop Timothy Dolan was greeted with applause after finishing Palm Sunday Mass by defending Pope Benedict XVI against suggestions he aided coverups of reports of child abuse.
The standing-room-only crowd at St. Patrick's Cathedral applauded...
| Apr 4, 2010
| 1:34 PM
Thousands of parishioners gathered at St. Patrick's Cathedral this morning, where Archbishop Timothy Dolan celebrated his first Easter mass since becoming the leader of New York's two and a half million Catholics.
Easter, the holiest day on the Christian...
| 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...