The Cardinal and Colbert and the New Evangelization

Something very special happened at Fordham Univeristy’s (my alma mater!) Rose Hill Campus last night.  Stephen Colbert appeared with Cardinal Dolan in front of 3000 students and guests at an event the New York Times said “may have been the most successful Catholic youth evangelization event since Pope John Paul II last appeared at World [Read More...]

From sadness to joy… the day of a priest covers it all!

It’s amazing how a day in the life of a priest covers so many emotions.  This morning I attended the funeral of a brother priest - Msgr. Francis Midura, 67.  He died suddenly of a heart attack on July 30th.  He was a wonderful priest- a priest’s priest.  He was a beloved pastor – and a retired [Read More...]