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The Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary

The Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary

For the intentions of the Pope, the Church's mission, and world peace, Pope Benedict XVI urged all families to recite the Rosary.

A Family Guide to Closing Out the Summer in Catholic Faith and Peace

A Family Guide to Closing Out the Summer in Catholic Faith and Peace

After a challenging year, the last days of summer are finally approaching.

Superintendent’s Welcome letter to the Parents for 2021/22 School Year

Superintendent’s Welcome letter to the Parents for 2021/22 School Year

    Dear Families,   It is with gratitude and excitement that we welcome you to a new academic year. While this academic year is beginning with similar concerns to the 2020-2021 year, my gratitude stems from our ability to safely reopen Catholic Academies and Parish Schools once again to in-person learning. We’ve seen firsthand… Continue reading Superintendent’s Welcome letter to the Parents for 2021/22 School Year

Celebrating the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Celebrating the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

In the Catholic tradition, the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary marks the end of the Blessed Mother’s earthly life as her body and soul become a holy whole in the presence of God in Heaven.

Our Welcome To A New School Year!

Our Welcome To A New School Year!

It’s a joy to see all our returning students and to welcome so many new faces as they walk through the halls of our schools for the very first time. Welcome to Catholic school.

Putting Safety First

Putting Safety First

  2021 BACK TO SCHOOL COVID-19 SAFETY PROTOCOLS: The Office of the Superintendent of Catholic Schools for the Diocese of Brooklyn, which includes 69 elementary schools in Brooklyn and Queens, today has announced the COVID-19 safety protocols that will be in place when school opens on Wednesday, September 8, 2021. In the absence of a… Continue reading Putting Safety First

Connecting Your Children with God Through Nature and Play this Summer

Connecting Your Children with God Through Nature and Play this Summer

One of the most incredible things about the Catholic faith is the omnipresence of God in the everyday fabric of our lives.

A Time of Regeneration: Embracing the Summer Season

A Time of Regeneration: Embracing the Summer Season

For Catholics around the world, the start of the summer season marks a shift in the patterns of our religious lives.

Summer Prayer and Meditation for Catholics

Summer Prayer and Meditation for Catholics

It’s important to strengthen our ability to pray—it’s a practicable skill like any other.


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