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Five men ordained to permanent diaconate+

View a slideshow of ordination highlights here.

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Hicksville students honor Blessed Mother with crowning+

See a slideshow of photos from Our Lady of Mercy's prayer service.

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Bishop Barres celebrates Mass with priest jubilarians+

Click for photos of the jubilarian Mass.

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‘Selfie’ culture leads to alienation, departure from reality, pope says+

It worries me that they communicate and live in a virtual world.

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Jerusalem archbishop calls for prayers for peace as violence increases+

"We must truly pray to the Spirit to change our hearts to better understand his will and to give us the strength to continue to work for justice and peace."

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Students honored for Respect Life contest achievements+

Young people used their creativity in art, music, writing and videography to express the theme of Be Not Afraid.

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Bishop Barres celebrates Mass marking National Nurses Week+

The bishop acknowledged and expressed his gratitude to nurses who serve in a variety of specialties in Catholic and secular venues.

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Praying for our priests+

Remember a diocesan priest and seminarian each day with special calendar.

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Michelle Wolf and the Throwaway Culture+

When we live in the space beyond good and evil ... people in tuxedos and formal gowns sip from wine glasses and laugh while someone jokes about the murder of children.

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‘Apostolic Athletes’: Bishop Barres featured in new book+

“Put Christ at the center of your basketball experience,” said Bishop Barres. “Play basketball for the glory of God."

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