View photos of the service which included Liturgy of the Word, veneration of the cross, and Communion.
The Mass also recalls the institution of the priesthood at the Last Supper.
Twenty parishes will have new pastors.
St. John Vianney, known as the Curé of Ars, is the patron saint of parish priests.
NYS Catholic Conference urges education, contact with legislators.
Abortion after 20 weeks is opposed by New Yorkers by a margin of 75 percent to 20 percent.