Beth Griffin

Beth Griffin is an award-winning freelance journalist based in Rye, New York. She is the New York correspondent for Catholic News Service. Beth was educated by the Sisters of Charity of New York and the Jesuits. She worked in communications and media relations for Catholic Relief Services and the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.

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Peggy Noonan, Alfred E. Smith dinner speaker, urges guests to enjoy life

Mass marks end of diocesan phase of inquiry for Day's sainthood cause

Religious leaders offer prayers before start of U.N. General Assembly

Change to public charge rule seen to have chilling effect on immigrants

Mattis: Nation must remember 'core principles we used to know, live by'

Panel: Aim of 'seamless garment' to unite Catholics on all life issues

Smith dinner's tone lighthearted, but abuse crisis not ignored in remarks

N.Y. Archdiocese names judge as independent reviewer on abuse protocols

Church helps people in Colombia move from 'vengeance' to reconciliation

Update: Panel looks at future of religious groups victimized by militants

World ignores warming, pollution of oceans at own peril, say speakers

Church implements Colombian peace accord with reflection, action, prayer

Panel: Genocide, wars, indifference will make Mideast Christians extinct

At Catholic Worker house, Sr. Elizabeth Johnson explores human kinship with God's creation

Zahra: Economic system must be based on principles of freedom, dignity

150 immigrants and refugees in New York will meet pope

Cardinal Dolan calls Catholics, Jews to continue building unity through God

WHO, UNICEF deny Kenyan bishops' claim that they supplied sterility-causing tetanus vaccines

New documentary highlights whistleblowers against clergy sexual abuse

Black History Month opens with Mass at St. Patrick's Cathedral