Biography offers highlights in interesting life of New York cardinal

“An American Cardinal: The Biography of Cardinal Timothy Dolan” by Christina Boyle. St. Martin’s Press (New York, 2014). 281 pp., $27.99. Among U.S. Catholic leaders, Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan is probably, due to his role as archbishop of New York and to the attention he garnered in 2013 as a potential candidate for the papacy,…

Nation’s bishops urged to make religious freedom a global priority

Nov. 15, 2013, edition By Catholic News Service New York Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan called upon his brother bishops to champion the cause of people around the world being persecuted because of their faith even as the bishops continue to prevent what he described as infringements upon religious practice in the United States. In his final address as president of the U.S….