Religion

The Lord’s Prayer is considered to be a central part of Christianity. Faithful Christians believe that it is the prayer that Jesus taught his disciples, as narrated in the Gospels. … Full Article

Bensonhurst celebrates the new saints

Roman Catholic parishes in Bensonhurst and Borough Park were packed on Sunday as Brooklyn celebrated the canonization to sainthood of Popes John XXIII and John Paul II. In particular, the canonizations had special meanings for St. … Full Article

Brooklyn’s Catholic parishes will celebrate long-awaited sainthood of two Popes

Roman Catholic parishes around the Diocese of Brooklyn will celebrate as two beloved popes are canonized as saints this weekend. … Full Article

Bay Ridge Jewish Center draws young families into the faith

Bay Ridge is becoming known in Brooklyn for its large and rapidly growing population of Arab-Americans, many of whom live near busy Fifth Avenue, where they shop in halal meat markets and buy clothing in boutiques catering to a Middle Eastern clientele. … Full Article

Faith In Brooklyn for April 23

Sacred Sites Open House Weekend Explores How Immigration Has Shaped New York
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Landmark Episcopal church lays off key longtime staff

The historic Church of St. Ann & the Holy Trinity, with its open garden on Clinton Street, is one of Brooklyn’s landmark jewels. … Full Article

Thousands join Good Friday Way of the Cross procession over Brooklyn Bridge

Thousands of believers from across the city joined a solemn procession over the Brooklyn Bridge on Friday morning for the19th annual Good Friday Way of the Cross procession. … Full Article

Faith In Brooklyn for April 17

Annual Model Seder at City Tech Exemplifies Interfaith Hospitality Professor Concetta Mennella Receives Special Appreciation Award for Her Work  … Full Article

NYC priest ordained Albany's 10th Catholic bishop

ALBANY— The cathedral filled with applause as New York Cardinal Timothy Dolan placed the bishop's miter on the head of the Rev. Monsignor Edward Scharfenberger, ordained Thursday as the 10th bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Albany. … Full Article

Faith In Brooklyn for April 9

Milestones In Faith … Full Article

Brooklyn community fills Borough Hall to honor Rabbi Potasnik

“Nobody in the world, no one, looks out for rabbis like Rabbi Joe Potasnik.” … Full Article

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