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Woman religious in war-torn Syria focuses on rebuilding, healing+

The focus is on "supporting our people and letting them stand in dignity to start a new life...rebuilding the heart and soul" is the bigger challenge.

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From beach to basilica: ‘Sand Nativity’ brings unique style to Vatican+

To be able to do the kind of work that we do that is joyful for us and brings joy to others, it can't be beat.

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Msgr. James McDonald influenced countless lives across Long Island+

Msgr. McDonald was beloved by many of the diocese's recently ordained priests, who cite his influence on their vocation to the priesthood.

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Bishops hear frank presentations, discussion on abuse crisis+

Roundup of day two of the bishops' annual meeting.

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Vote on proposed abuse protocols put on hold as bishops begin meeting+

"It is clear that the Holy See is taking seriously the abuse crisis in the church."

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Archbishop Gomez: ‘Pray hard’ for all affected by Calif. shooting+

"Only love can truly defeat evil. Love begets love, and peace begets peace, but anger, hatred and violence breed more of the same."

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Bishop Barres visits St. Mary’s, Manhasset+

Bishop Barres celebrated Mass and addressed the students.

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Seminary honors enthusiasm and fidelity to priesthood+

The Diocese's most recently ordained, Father Leo Song, and a more experienced priest, Msgr. Charles Fink, were honored at annual dinner.

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Bishop Barres ordains transitional deacons+

Seminarians were ordained for the Diocese of Brooklyn and the Archdiocese of New York as well as for the Diocese of Rockville Centre.

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Chaminade alumni parents gather for Communion breakfast+

Bishop Barres was the main celebrant and keynote speaker at the annual Mass and Communion breakfast.

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