NYC Ferry's summer 2018 schedules represent a significant expansion of service, including a doubling of weekend service on the Astoria, Rockaway, and South Brooklyn Routes.
Video: Time lapse of stained-glass windows at Washington National Cathedral
This time lapse video with original score celebrates one of the best and most cohesive examples of High Gothic architecture anywhere in the world.
Update: Marian murals at the Co-Cathedral of St. Joseph
On my first visit to the Co-Cathedral of St. Joseph I wasn't able to get photos of two of the cathedral's 20 Marian murals. But I had an opportunity to go back and capture images of them.
Week 13: St. Peter’s Church
An unassuming church at an unassuming corner — at the heart of one of the most important financial districts in the world. St. Peter’s is a sanctuary of calm and stability in a busy and loud part of this city. But its austere exterior and its quiet, dignified interior belie the key role it has played in the history of this city and the lives of those, Catholic or otherwise, who call it home.
NYC Ferry increases service to highest level since launch of current system
NYC Ferry's spring 2018 schedules launch this Monday, 2 April 2018, and riders are in for some good news: service is increasing to its highest levels since the launch of the current four-route system.
Week 12: St. Matthias Church
The bell tower of St. Matthias, inspired by the religious architecture of the Italian Renaissance, reigns over the heart of the beautiful Ridgewood South Historic District in Queens.
Week 11: Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Church
In week 11, a long walk through Queens led me to a place of beauty, warmth, and respite in a busy corner of Forest Hills.
Week 10: St. Vartan Armenian Cathedral
A modern cathedral is the seat of Armenian faith in America — and hearkens back to the ancient seat of their church in Armenia itself.
Week 9: Basilica of Regina Pacis
Brooklyn's third basilica was the creation of parishioners thankful for the safe return of their soldiers from World War II.
Week 8: St. Peter’s Church
A church’s “persistent commitment” to a changing, and perhaps dying, city manifested itself in the bold reimagining of the shape and form of a sacred space at the corner of Lexington Avenue and East 54th Street.