Rome and Rockville Centre+

Bishop Murphy: "We have wonderful priests. They serve you and they serve the Church even beyond our diocesan borders."

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Praying for the next pope+

We participate intimately in the conclave by being united in prayer that the cardinals will listen to the urgings of the Holy Spirit.

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Times ‘Vatican Spring’ op-ed gets it wrong+

The problem with Kung is twofold: 1) his own ego and 2) his lack of understanding of the Church as mystery and sacrament guided by the Holy Spirit.

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Bishop’s Blog: Two sides of pope’s farewell+

Be ready folks for a barrage of speculation in which the so called "experts" are going to be fellow media show offs.

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New pastors assigned+

At the end of June and the beginning of July there will be, as usual, some changes in pastors of some of the parishes of the diocese.

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Building Peace+

This a beautiful meditation on peace ... that opens up ways to pray for peace, work for peace and become true advocates for peace.

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Welcoming the Elect to our Church+

We rejoice in these new catechumens, soon to be members of the Church of Rockville Centre.

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Ash Wednesday visit with SJB students+

Their prayers touched me deeply especially when they prayed for our Holy Father Pope Benedict

Read More+ 7 years ago

Bishop’s statement on Pope Benedict’s resignation+

I ask all the faithful to join me in prayer for this extraordinary Pontiff, a holy and wise man who gave himself totally to the Church ...

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We are still waiting+

Our Catholic institutions, hospitals charities, universities and other agencies of outreach to others, Catholic or not, continue to be at jeopardy.

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