See a slideshow of photos from Our Lady of Mercy's prayer service.
Click for photos of the jubilarian Mass.
Young people used their creativity in art, music, writing and videography to express the theme of Be Not Afraid.
The bishop acknowledged and expressed his gratitude to nurses who serve in a variety of specialties in Catholic and secular venues.
“Put Christ at the center of your basketball experience,” said Bishop Barres. “Play basketball for the glory of God."
There was an opportunity to venerate relics of St. Gianna, a 20th century Italian physician, wife and mother who is the patron of mothers and unborn children.
Recitation of the rosary for vocations preceded a liturgy enhanced by traditional sacred music
Special prayer service held at St. Agnes Cathedral. See photos and read Bishop Barres' homily here.
On Easter morning, Bishop Barres celebrated Mass and spent time with parishioners at St. Agnes Cathedral.
Following the example of Christ who washed the feet of the apostles during the Last Supper, Bishop Barres washed the feed of parishioners.