Catholic News Headlines for Wednesday 3/27/2024

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At last night’s Chrism Mass, Bishop Robert Brennan blessed and consecrated the holy oils used in sacraments at the Diocese of Brooklyn churches throughout the year.

During Tuesday’s Chrism Mass, Bishop Robert Brennan also delivered a homily to inspire his priests as they carry out their daily duties throughout the year.

Bishop Robert Brennan offered prayers for the NYPD Officer who was fatally shot Monday during a traffic stop on a street in Far Rockaway. Officer Diller, 31, was shot in the stomach, below his bullet-resistant vest, as he and his partner attempted to pull a passenger out of a car that was illegally parked at a bus stop.

At St. Bartholomew’s Church in Elmhurst, young people practice faith and sports simultaneously. We’ll meet the woman who acts as their teacher and coach and see why she is featured in the Pulse of the Parish.