I Am with You: Lessons of Hope and Courage in Times of Crisis


We’ve lived a difficult year and in his new book, I Am with You: Lessons of Hope and Courage in Times of Crisis, New York’s Cardinal Timothy Dolan invites us to see where God has been in the pandemic year we’ve lived together, from one March to another. It’s a help to see how in the ... Read more

8beats Roundtable and Screenings


The Sheen Center for Thought & Culture in association with Docs/ology Films, the presenting partner of the "8beats" anthology -- a series of 8 shorts by Catholic filmmakers inspired by the Beatitudes -- will host a roundtable on Wednesday, March 3 featuring filmmakers and talent, moderated by David DiCerto, Interim Executive Director of The Sheen Center. ... Read more

Epiphanies of Beauty


As the most sacred time of year for Catholics and non-Catholic Christians all over the world approaches, The Sheen Center presents a virtual music series to accompany you on this faith journey. Produced by former Sheen artist in residence Marie Scholz, the series was conceived to move audiences away from the fear wrought by the ... Read more

LOLEK: Exclusive Presentation and Roundtable


The Sheen Center for Thought & Culture in partnership with Open Window Theatre bring to audiences a virtual stage production of Jeremy Stanbary’s LOLEK, a story of resilience and hope based on the life of young Karol Wojtyla, the man better known to the world as Pope John Paul II. The play captures a defining chapter in the life of this twentieth-century ... Read more

BLACK LIVES MATTER: Question or Statement?


The Office of Black Ministry of the Archdiocese of New York (“OBM”), The Sheen Center for Thought and Culture, and the OBM/Divine 9 Leadership Committee, which is comprised of Catholic members of the 9 historic Black Greek letter fraternities and sororities, will host a timely discussion titled Black Lives Matter: Question or Statement? tomorrow, Friday, April 23 ... Read more

The Silence Between: Finding God in Classical Music


A Conversation with Composer Kevin Allen Classical music is often misperceived as a dusty or intimidating art form, reserved for experts or aficionados. Renowned composer, Kevin Allen begs to differ. Join us for an engaging masterclass with Mr. Allen, founding director of the Collins Consort, American Composer’s Project, and Schola Immaculata, that will unlock a deeper appreciation for and understanding of ... Read more



David DiCerto sat down with Bob Berney, CEO of Picturehouse, the North American distributor of the feature film FATIMA, to discuss the film and its exclusive theatrical release this week. The much-anticipated film FATIMA, which tells the inspirational story of the events leading up to the astonishing Miracle of Fatima in Portugal in 1917 is being ... Read more

Portraits of Grace

Sheen Center Virtual Gallery NY

The Catholic Church is never reduced to the bricks of old and ornate buildings; the dark days of Covid-19 have proven this in a way we have seldom been forced to face. By March 2020, The Archdiocese of New York was confronted with a humanitarian crisis of unprecedented proportions, and New York City and its surrounding ... Read more

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