'We will only choose that option if ... this is a course that serves our essential needs to bring about healing and reconciliation and continue the vital work of evangelization, outreach and ministry.'
"The Diocese of Rockville Centre and all of Long Island remembers Archbishop Perez’s 'Joy of the Gospel,' his contagious sense of humor and his pastoral spirit with great fondness and with great pride as we celebrate this historic day.”
Each vicariate will have a special celebration this weekend with the diocese's auxiliary bishops. See schedule here.
The Diocese will partner with the Marianists on the Morning Star Initiative, a comprehensive review and action plan.
This closing is a great loss to the students, parents, teachers, administrators, support staff and volunteers who have served the school so faithfully during its history.
The theme of the march is "Life Empowers: Pro-Life Is Pro-Woman."
"I urge all of our Catholic faithful to reach out to their Jewish friends and assure them of our support."
Bishop Barres will celebrate Midnight Mass and Mass at 11 a.m. on Christmas Day. Both Masses will be televised on Catholic Faith Network.