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As Catholics, our faith is what bonds us together and keeps us grounded in our shared loved of Christ. Through our families and our communities, we grow even stronger in our faith, fostering communities and relationships with the principles and teachings of Christ at their foundation.
The weeks leading up to Easter Sunday are a holy period that invites you to celebrate the resurrection of Christ and revel in the love of our family and closest friends. This year, our Easter celebrations must happen a bit differently.
Captain Barrington Irving is in the Guinness Book of World Records for the being the youngest pilot and first black man to fly solo around the world.
Reflection is so important to the growth of any child, but especially after the unprecedented events of last year and the beginning of 2021
In today’s world, the hustle and bustle of our daily lives can feel overwhelming—so much so that we can lose sight of the things that matter most to us, including our faith. When we and our family’s schedules become too full to incorporate the daily spiritual practices of prayer, reflection, and meditation—elements of our faith that are so central to…
This is a joyous celebration in Catholic education, when we take time out of our busy day-to-day schedules to pause and think about the blessings our Catholic Academies and Parish Schools provide to our families.
Reading and studying the Bible with your child can be one of the most fulfilling and inspiring ways to strengthen and grow within your faith together, as a family. Not only are you encouraging critical thinking and reading schools, but also helping your child understand the Word of God through the lens of love you offer as a parent.
One of the most powerful ways we connect with God and strengthen our faith is through prayer. It brings us closer to understanding who we are as people, how we fit into the greater fabric of the world, and the central role that our relationship to God and faith play in our everyday lives.
In a time when family has become even more central to our lives amidst the uncertainty of the pandemic, setting up family faith goals will help your household grow even stronger together through prayer.
Being a parent, and in my case also a grandparent, we are presented with a unique opportunity to witness the pure joy that is a child at Christmastime.
In The News
- NYC mayor says low enrollment in public schools is temporary – New York Daily News (nydailynews.com)
- OLBS sees 12.5 percent rise in registration | North/Northeast Queens News | qchron.com
- Aumenta alumnado en escuelas católicas en Brooklyn y Queens (ny1noticias.com)
- Catholic Schools Are Beating Covid – WSJ
- St Brigid-St Frances Cabrini Catholic Academy Creates Tech Savvy Kids With Game Coding Project – NET TV (netny.tv)
- Catholic Schools in Queens and Brooklyn Lose UPK Programs (ny1.com)
- Our Lady of Grace Catholic Academy Stops the Spread of Bullying During the Pandemic – NET TV (netny.tv)
- Queens Catholic schools see enrollment increase during COVID pandemic — Queens Daily Eagle (queenseagle.com)
- Catholic Schools in Brooklyn See Increased Enrollment amid COVID-19 – Catholic Herald
- NYC Catholic schools in session while pandemic closes public schools | Angelus News
- NYC Catholic schools to remain open despite public schools shutdown – QNS.com