Jesus was a Migrant - Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers

04/27/2016  |  News Articles  |  Share

One frigid December morning six years ago, my husband and I were awakened by a phone call. With panic in her voice, a friend from our parish told us that an immigration raid had just occurred at a local workplace. Her relatives had been taken into detention. The families were left shaken, wondering what to do.

Over the next weeks and...

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Catholic Charities Raises $142k, Announces Name Change - Hudson Valley News Network

04/26/2016  |  News Articles  |  Share


Catholic Charities Community Services of Orange County joined with more than 500 friends and supporters to mark the not-for-profit human service agency’s 10th anniversary.

The annual Celebration of Charity and Caritas Awards dinner, hosted at Anthony’s Pier 9 in New Windsor, recognized the accomplishments of four...

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ShopRites in Hudson Valley Donate $125K to Catholic Charities - Bedford-Katonah Patch

04/24/2016  |  News Articles  |  Share

Money and non-perishable food were collected at the stores during January.

ShopRite Supermarkets in the Hudson Valley raised $125,000 during Catholic Charities’ annual Feeding Our Neighbors campaign.

The donation was presented recently to Cardinal Timothy Dolan by ShopRite officials.

Donations of money and non-perishable...

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Cardinal Dolan to Displaced Persons in Iraqi Kurdistan: ‘We Can Never Forget You’ - Catholic New York

04/13/2016  |  News Articles  |  Share

A delegation of U.S. Catholic leaders visiting northern Iraq was challenged to go home and work for peace in the troubled region.

“You have come to listen to your brothers and sisters in Iraq who are suffering. The situation is very hard. We cry out with one voice, ‘Don’t forget us,’” Auxiliary Bishop Shlemon Warduni of Baghdad said...

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Cardinal Timothy Dolan reflects on the trip to Iraq - National Catholic Reporter

04/11/2016  |  News Articles  |  Share

Editor's Note: This past week Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Archbishop of New York and chair of Catholic Near East Welfare Association, traveled to Iraqi Kurdistan on a pastoral visit to that region's displaced Christian families. NCR was a part of this small delegation. In addition to Cardinal Dolan, Bishop William Murphy of the diocese of Rockville...

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Cardinal Dolan to Iraqi seminarians: You will convert the world - The Crux

04/10/2016  |  News Articles  |  Share

ERBIL, IRAQ- After spending his first full day in Erbil, Iraq, Cardinal Timothy Dolan gave a special message to men studying in Iraq’s only remaining seminary for diocesan priests.

“You, you will be the apostles. You will be the heralds. You will help convert the world,” Cardinal Dolan said April 9.

He spoke to the nearly 30...

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A Cardinal’s Call - Bronx Free Press

04/06/2016  |  News Articles  |  Share

“We are working hard for you,” declared the Cardinal.

Cardinal Timothy Michael Dolan spoke on Thurs., Mar. 31st to farmworkers, community organizers, and members of the clergy in Sullivan County.

Located about 70 miles outside of New York City, the Catskill Mountains county is home to 74,000 residents. In 1969, it served as the...

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Cardinal Dolan helps Catholic Charities celebrates one year of hope and recovery in Sullivan County - MidHudson News

04/01/2016  |  News Articles  |  Share

MONTICELLO – It was a delightful spring afternoon in Monticello Thursday, a point not lost on Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Archbishop of New York, who made the journey to Sullivan County to celebrate what began a year ago. 

Cardinal Dolan took note of the significance of the season.

 “Spring goes on here, Passover goes on here,...

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Fiat 500 Pope Francis rode in during NYC visit auctioned off for charity for at least $300G - New York Daily News

04/01/2016  |  News Articles  |  Share

It’s a four-wheeled holy roller with a papal pedigree.

A granite-colored Fiat 500 Lounge Hatchback used to ferry Pope Francis around New York during his whirlwind Sept. 2015 visit was auctioned off Thursday for charity.

Officials did not announce the winning bidder or the amount of the winning bid, although the top offer hit $300,...

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