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Venerable Fulton Sheen.

Civil court rules Fulton Sheen’s remains can go to Peoria

The Superior Court of New York ruled Friday in favor of Joan Sheen Cunningham, who had petitioned to move the... Read more

Archbishop Fulton Sheen.

Fulton Sheen’s final resting place not yet final

Archbishop Fulton Sheen’s niece has said her uncle’s remains belong in Peoria, but a lawsuit seeking his internment there has... Read more

St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York City.

New York archdiocese stresses commitment to aiding victims of clergy abuse

Nearly 200 sex abuse victims of clergy in the New York archdiocese have received compensation through a program the archdiocese... Read more

Court sides with NY archdiocese in major religious liberty decision

A federal court ruled Friday that the Archdiocese of New York had the right not to hire a diocesan school... Read more

Dorothy Day.

A step closer to sainthood for Dorothy Day

A new stage has begun in the process toward possible canonization for Dorothy Day, the founder of the Catholic Worker... Read more

Cardinal Edward Egan, Archbishop Emeritus of New York, who died March 5, 2015.

Cardinal Egan commended to Christ's mercy

Cardinal Edward Egan, a former Archbishop of New York who shepherded the city in the wake of the Sept. 11... Read more

St. Patrick's Cathedral, New York City.

New York archdiocese receives three new auxiliary bishops

Pope Francis on Saturday appointed three auxiliary bishops for the Archdiocese of New York, including one priest who ministered at... Read more

Msgr. James Shea, president of the University of Mary and priest of the Diocese of Bismarck.

ND priest chosen to preach at NYC Good Friday service

Monsignor James Shea, this year’s preacher of the Tre Ore service for Good Friday at New York City’s St. Patrick’s... Read more

St. Patrick's Cathedral, New York City.

Contraception funding charges inaccurate, NY archdiocese says

Responding to media reports, the Archdiocese of New York said that its payments to a labor union fund that goes... Read more