The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

The Observer

The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

The Observer

The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

The Observer

IAN SCHAEFER, Staff Writer

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Father McShane and members of the Universitys football team recorded a greeting, welcoming Francis to New York.

New York and Fordham Await Papal Visit

August 28, 2015

Fifty years after the first papal visit to the United States, New York has begun preparing for the current pontiff’s visit next month. In anticipation of Pope Francis’ trip this September, Catholic...

Father McShane defined racism as not only a “political, social or economic issue, but a moral one.” (Courtesy of WFUV via flickr)

McShane Delivers Homily on Race and Racism

March 11, 2015

On Sunday, March 1, Fordham students gathered at the Fordham College at Rose Hill (FCRH) University Church for the 11 a.m. Mass, as they do every Sunday. However, this particular Sunday’s congregation...

Cardinal Egan, who led the archdiocese for a little under a decade, died at 82. 
(Photo courtesy of flickr)

Edward Cardinal Egan Remembered by Fordham and New York City

March 11, 2015

In a ceremony at St. Patrick’s Cathedral, the New York Catholic community said goodbye to its archbishop emeritus, Edward Cardinal Egan, on March, 10, 2015. Egan passed away due to a heart attack on...

On Feb. 3, the Vatican labeled Romero’s death officially as “in odium fidei” (in hatred of faith) 35 years after he was murdered.
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Oscar Romero Named Martyr by Church

February 11, 2015

Archbishop Oscar Romero’s legacy remains relevant 35 years after his death not just in El Salvador, but wherever there is perceived injustice, and a step towards the official recognition of this legacy...

Student Mass Times Change for FCLC

Student Mass Times Change for FCLC

October 8, 2014

At 5:15 p.m. every Sunday evening, Catholics from all over New York convene at the Church of St. Paul the Apostle for a weekly liturgy. The Mass is directed at New York young adults, but the parishioners...

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