The Bishop’s Seminarian Supper was held at Immaculate Conception Seminary in Huntington on December 19.
Below is a gallery of photos from the evening where diocesan seminarians studying at St. Joseph’s Seminary, Yonkers; Theological College at Catholic University, Washington, D.C.; Pope St. John XXIII National Seminary in Weston, Mass., and those living at the Cathedral House of Formation in Douglaston came together for dinner and prayer.
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Diocesan seminarians from St. Joseph, Seminary in Yonkers gather for a photo with the bishop
St John XXIII seminarians Ken Grooms, Mike Lombardi and Louis DeLouker with Bishop Barres and Father Fitgerald.
Dennis Gannon and Joe Krug from the Cathedral House of Formation in Douglaston pose with Bishop Barres and Father Joe Fitzgerald.
Seminarians Nick Waldron and Jonathan Pham from Theological College at Catholic University of America with Bishop Barres and Father Joseph Fitzgerald.
Bishop Barres leads prayer in the bishop's chapel at the Seminary.
Seminarians Jonathan Pham and Stephen Rooney share a laugh on the buffet line.
Michael Lombardi presents Bishop Barres with a hand-painted icon of Saint Oscar Romero he created as a gift from the diocesan seminarians at St. John XXIII Seminary.
Cody Bobick and Dennis Gannon present Bishop Barres with a Christmas gift.
Deacon Roger Velazquez speaks to those gathered for dinner.
Bishop Barres and Father Joe Fitzgerald with the diocesan seminarians.