Lent and Healing+

Celebrating the Sacrament of Reconciliation

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Bishop Barres visits college campuses on Ash Wednesday+

View galleries of photos from LIU-Post and Hofstra U.

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Giving up, doing extra, or both, Lent is not one size fits all+

Many find a combination of giving up and doing more is the right balance for Lent.

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U.S. Catholics urged to join pope in prayers for South Sudan, Congo+

The president of the USCCB encouraged Catholics to join Pope Francis for a day of prayer and fasting for peace on Feb. 23.

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Lent is time to become aware of false prophets, cold hearts, pope says+

Christians need to look for any signs that their love for God and others has started to dim or grow cold, the pope said.

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Bishop Barres’ Lenten Letter+

'In order to better welcome the Resurrected Jesus into our hearts, a solid Lenten spirituality, grounded in prayer, fasting and almsgiving for the needs of the Church and the World, is essential.'

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CYO hoopsters hear Bishop Barres call for increased Mass attendance+

Bishop Barres took in the action at the boys eighth grade CYO games on Sunday in Commack.

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Parishioners leave their mark during church restoration+

Center Moriches parish works to rebuild, repair and restore their church.

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