Limited In-Person Services Held For Good Friday, Parishioners Say Easter Weekend Message Remains The SameHealth officials are reminding people to keep Easter weekend gatherings small and outside, if possible.
Cardinal Dolan Blesses Families Moving Into New Low-Income Apartments In The Bronx For Holy ThursdayThe visit marked Holy Thursday, part of Christian Holy Week leading up to Easter Sunday.
Archdiocese Of New York Holds In-Person And Virtual Palm Sunday ServicesThose who aren't ready to go to church in-person, St. Patrick's Cathedral will livestream its Easter Sunday mass next week, beginning at 10 a.m.
Coronavirus Update: On Good Friday, Timothy Cardinal Dolan Speaks About Faith Amid COVID-19 PandemicIt's a solemn day of prayer and fasting commemorating Jesus' crucifixion and death. This year, it will have to be shared virtually.
Coronavirus Update: For The Faithful, Palm Sunday Marks The Start Of A Very Different Kind Of Holy WeekThe coronavirus pandemic has changed traditional observances.
New Jersey Artist's Sculptures On Display At St. Patrick's For Holy WeekAs you walk into Carolyn Palmer's home, you are greeted by many faces - some past, some present - all preserved for future generations to see.
New Yorkers Pray For Paris Following Devastating Fire At Notre Dame CathedralThe spires of One World Trade Center and the Empire State Building will both be lit in blue, white and red in solidarity with France tonight.
Christian Faithful Near And Far Celebrate Palm SundayChristians around the world commemorated Palm Sunday, kicking off the most sacred week on their calendar.
Catholic Group Launches Ad Blitz Featuring Cardinal Dolan To Lure Faithful Back To PewsDespite the pontiff's popularity, surveys show church attendance has not increased in the year Francis has been pope.
Christians Prepare To Celebrate Easter As Holy Week Observances ContinueHoly Week observances continued on Saturday, as Christians around the world prepared to celebrate Easter.
Christians Mark Good Friday With Services, 'Way Of The Cross' Procession In BrooklynChristians around the world and across the Tri-State area are marking Good Friday by commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ.
Pope Francis Holds Palm Sunday Mass From St. Peter'sSt. Peter's Square overflowed with some 250,000 pilgrims, tourists and Romans eager to join the new pope at the start of solemn Holy Week ceremonies, which lead up to Easter, Christianity's most important day.
New Religious Holiday Policy At SUNY Stony Brook Causes ControversySUNY Stony Brook students will be off for Holy Week and Passover in April, but the University has changed its calendar moving forward.
Archbishop Timothy Dolan Calls Confluence Of Holy Week, Passover 'Providential'New York Archbishop Timothy Dolan calls this year's confluence of Passover and Holy Week providential, saying it creates "a magnificent atmosphere."
Jersey City Church Reopens A Decade After Burning DownThe beginning of Holy Week also meant a new beginning for a local church. They opened the doors on a new church building on Sunday, a decade after their old home burned to the ground.