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NBA Deputy Commissioner Mark Tatum, a Brooklyn native, visited Salve Regina Catholic Academy in East New York, just blocks from where he grew up. Currents education correspondent Marie Elena Giossi reported from the school, and The Tablet also wrote an article about the visit.
Five students from the Diocese of Brooklyn and Queens were selected for a once-in-a-lifetime chance to greet Pope Francis after his landing at the John F. Kennedy Airport on Thursday, Sept. 24.
The children were selected through the offices of the Superintendent of Catholic Schools and the Vicar of Development to show the diversity of cultures in the diocese. …
“(Pope Francis) is special to me because he teaches other people, including me, about God,” said Omodele Ojo, a fifth grader at Salve Regina Catholic Academy, East New York. “I’m very excited.”
Her mother Ranti Ojo said to see the pope personally was a gift.
Like most students chosen to greet the pope, Omodele had one simple message for Pope Francis. “I want to tell him, ‘Welcome to New York and have a good time.’” Read the Complete Article