Archdiocese Of New York


Archdiocese Plan Calls For Shuttering, Merging Parishes

Monday, November 03, 2014

The plan, which goes into effect next August, will affect 112 of 368 parishes across the five boroughs and north of the city.

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Cardinal Timothy Dolan's Elevated Profile

Thursday, March 14, 2013

Cardinal Timothy Dolan, head of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, is returning to New York with enhanced star power.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Catholic School Closings

Thursday, January 24, 2013

Lisa Fleisher, reporter for the Wall Street Journal Greater New York, talks about the Archdiocese’s plans to close another 24 schools at the end of this term.

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Poor Schools Will Absorb Brunt of Budget Cuts

Monday, October 03, 2011

With the layoffs of 716 school aides and parent coordinators appearing more and more likely by the end of the week, an analysis shows that many districts will have no layoffs while schools with more poor or struggling students are more likely to lose staff members.

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Catholic Principal Fired After Inquiry into Writings About Race

Tuesday, August 02, 2011

A Bronx Catholic school principal has been removed, following an internal review into controversial opinions he expressed about race and multiculturalism.

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Archdiocese Reviewing "Racial Realism" Writings of Bronx Principal

Monday, August 01, 2011

The Archdiocese of New York says it's looking into a Bronx Catholic School principal who has written books criticizing multiculturalism. The principal, Frank Borzellieri, also contributed articles to a controversial magazine devoted to "racial realism."

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New York Archdiocese Identifies 32 'At-Risk' Schools

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

The Archdiocese of New York has identified 32 of its 185 Catholic schools as "at risk,” meaning they could lose their subsidies at the end of the year. Spokesman Joseph Zwilling said a committee of parents, pastors, and education officials took many factors into account -- including the proximity of neighboring Catholic schools -- to determine which schools were in danger.

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