Timothy Cardinal Dolan

Pope Francis (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

It’s Official! Pope Francis Confirms Trip To United States

Francis confirmed Monday that he will attend the World Meeting of Families conference in Philadelphia in September 2015. Detailed plans for the visit won’t be announced until the spring or summer.

11/17/2014

Cardinal Timothy Dolan weighs in on a decision to let a gay group march in the St. Patrick's Day Parade under its own banner. (Credit: CBS 2)

Archdiocese To Announce Closures, Mergers In Lower Hudson Valley

The New York Archdiocese on Wednesday said it will soon announce which parishes in the Lower Hudson Valley will merge or close.

10/29/2014

Cardinal Timothy Dolan celebrates Easter Mass at St. Patrick's Cathedral on April 20, 2014. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Pope Announces Appointment Of Three Bishops To Serve Under Cardinal Dolan

The Pope has appointed three new bishops to serve under Cardinal Timothy Dolan, the current Archbishop.

06/14/2014

Pope Francis outside Rome on the one-year anniversary of his installation. (Credit: CBS 2)

Pope Francis Remains Humble One Year In

Pope Francis spent his one-year anniversary Thursday in prayer – staying in a sparsely-furnished room on a retreat with priests outside Rome.

03/13/2014

Cardinal Timothy Dolan on Easter Sunday (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Dolan In Letter: Attempt May Be Coming To Link My Name To Bad Publicity

In a letter issued just before he went to Rome this week, Timothy Cardinal Dolan warned that his name could be connected with some bad publicity regarding his home archdiocese of St. Louis.

02/20/2014

Cardinal Timothy Dolan on Easter Sunday (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Dolan: For The Faithful, Stress Before Christmas Is Worth It

Timothy Cardinal Dolan said this week that while the lead-up to Christmas can be hectic, it is all worth it at the end.

12/21/2013

Christmas trees on display at Kmart. (Credit Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Volunteers Help Make Christmas Merry For 2,500 New Yorkers In Need

That is what Christmas is all about; the giving of yourself in service to someone else.

12/14/2013

Staten Island Convent Fire

Nun Recovering After Staten Island Convent Fire Being Probed As Hate Crime

A somber mass was held Sunday at a Staten Island church where a suspicious fire was being treated as a hate crime this weekend.

10/13/2013

St. Patrick's Cathedral - June 13, 2013 (credit: Sean Adams / WCBS 880)

Deacon At Westchester Church Removed Amid Sex Abuse Claims

The deacon of the Holy Name of Mary Parish in Westchester County has been removed from ministry amid allegations of sexual abuse several years ago.

09/29/2013

Archbishop Stepinac High School's digital library, as seen on a tablet (credit: CBS 2)

White Plains High School Goes Super High-Tech, Drops Traditional Books

Instead of students lugging around heavy textbooks for each class, they are now required to have a laptop or tablet.

09/18/2013

Cardinal Timothy Dolan with reporters - Feb. 11, 2013 (credit: Rich Lamb / WCBS 880)

Dolan Hopes Release Of Documents Will Heal Sex Abuse Victims In Milwaukee

Timothy Cardinal Dolan said Wednesday that he welcomes the upcoming release of documents related to sexual abuse lawsuits filed against the Archdiocese of Milwaukee, where he previously served.

04/03/2013

Cardinal Timothy Dolan (credit: CBS 2)

Cardinal: Gay And Lesbian Couples Have Right To Happiness, But Not Marriage

At the end of a week in which the U.S. Supreme Court considered two landmark cases, Timothy Cardinal Dolan said in interviews this Easter Sunday that gay and lesbian couples have a right to “happiness” and “friendship,” but not marriage.

03/31/2013

Cardinals Timothy Dolan (R) and Justin Francis Rigali arrives for talks ahead of a conclave to elect a new pope on March 4, 2013 at the Vatican. (Photo: VINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images)

Cardinals Begin Pre-Conclave Meetings At The Vatican

New York’s Cardinal Timothy Dolan was among 103 of the 115 electors who arrived at the Vatican Monday morning, while the other dozen are en route.

03/04/2013

Cardinal Timothy Dolan (credit: CBS 2)

Cardinal Dolan Prepares For Conclave To Elect New Pope

Last week, Pope Benedict XVI stepped down, making him the first pope in 600 years to retire from the papacy. The Catholic church is temporarily without a leader.

03/03/2013

Timothy Cardinal Dolan delivers Midnight Mass at St. Patrick's Cathedral on Dec. 25, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

Dolan Leaves For The Vatican To Participate In Papal Conclave

Timothy Cardinal Dolan flew to Rome Tuesday where he’ll be taking part in his first conclave as concerns continued to mount about potential conflicts arising from having both a reigning and a retired pope.

02/26/2013

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