New York Archdiocese

Timothy Cardinal Dolan in South Bronx chapel (credit: CBS 2)

Cardinal Dolan Focusing On Recruitment Of New York Priests

“Twenty-five years ago, the archdiocese had one priest for every 900 Catholics. Today it’s a very different story, 2,000 Catholics for every one priest,” Timothy Cardinal Dolan said.


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Cardinal Timothy Dolan Reflects On Life-Altering Experience At The Vatican

Cardinal Timothy Dolan reflected on the weekend that saw him honored by the pope and covered by the international media as one of the Catholic Church’s leading voices in the world.


Cardinal Dolan's coat of arms (credit: CBS 2)

St. Patrick’s Cathedral Prepares For Newly Elevated Cardinal Dolan

“I think it’s fantastic. He’s a great man and it’s great for the city,” said parishioner James Daly.


Newly appointed cardinal Timothy Michael Dolan smiles as they leave Saint Peter's Basilica after a ceremony held by Pope Benedict XVI on February 18, 2012 in Vatican City, Vatican. (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

Timothy Dolan Elevated To Cardinal In Vatican Ceremony

Pope Benedict XVI on Saturday brought 22 new Catholic churchmen, including New York Archbishop Timothy Dolan.


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Exclusive: Archbishop Dolan Concludes Holy Land Visit, Sets Sights On St. Peter’s In Rome

New York’s archbishop wrapped up his trip to Israel and the Holy Land with an exclusive interview with CBS 2. For Cardinal-designate Timothy Dolan, it was an emotional pilgrimage.


New York Archbishop Timothy Dolan is seen outside St. Patrick's Cathedral - New York, NY - Apr 4, 2010 - Photo: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images

Lawyer In Wisc. Church Abuse Fund Suit Hopes To Question Dolan

New York Archbishop Timothy Dolan might get dragged back to his days in the Milwaukee diocese, where he was in charge from 2002 to 2009.


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Hundreds Pack St. Patrick’s To Celebrate Midnight Mass

Worshipers packed St. Patrick’s Cathedral for the midnight mass that was both a solemn service and a joyous celebration.


Timothy Dolan is installed as Archbishop of New York at St. Patrick's Cathedral - New York, NY - Mar 30, 2009 - Photo: JULIE JACOBSON/AFP/Getty Images

Tradition Stays – No Early Midnight Mass In New York!

It’s the city that never sleeps, so Archbishop Timothy Dolan is sticking with the tradition of holding it at midnight, though many Catholic churches are holding it earlier.


St. Patrick's Old Cathedral

St. Patrick’s Old Cathedral To Become Basilica

This Sunday a local parish church will officially be elevated as the New York Archdiocese’s first basilica. The Catholic Church will honor St. Patrick’s Old Cathedral in a special ceremony.


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Yonkers’ Catholic School Vows To Fight Closure

The thought of closing beloved neighborhood Catholic schools is heart-wrenching for students and parents. But Archbishop Timothy Dolan said cuts have to be made.