The announcement that Pope Francis had named a new auxiliary bishop for the diocese was made public shortly before the Mass.
Bishop-elect Henning will concelebrate 7:45 a.m. Mass today, June 8, with Bishop Barres in St. Agnes Cathedral. He will be ordained and installed on July 24, 2018
Legislation would create two unequal classes of sexual abuse victims.
Catholic Relief Services is accepting donations for emergency relief.
After Mass, parishioners prayed and sang as they followed the monstrance containing the Blessed Sacrament through the neighborhood streets.
The procession toward the White House, he implored, was not to be seen as a protest, but a procession of Christian people and one started by the early Christians.
"Abortion was wrong yesterday. It remains wrong today. The constitution has changed, but the facts have not."
Marianist Brother Thomas Cleary, president of the school, called the $23-million Dolan Family Science, Technology and Research Center a "game changer" for present and future students.