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First Communicants honor Mary at Mass+

Two days after they received their first Communion, 30 second graders at SS. Philip and James School, St. James, gathered on Monday to honor Mary at the parish’s 9:15 Mass.

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On World Day of Prayer for Vocations local seminarians share stories of their call+

Eleven men preparing for the priesthood spoke at parishes this past weekend. See photos from two of these visits.

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Smithtown parish crowns Blessed Mother+

Mary is traditionally honored throughout the month of May.

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Bishop calls for daily rosary, asks intercession of Our Lady of Fatima for Diocese of Rockville Centre+

Bishop Barres marks 100th anniversary of Fatima apparitions with pastoral letter.

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Bishop Barres visits Chaminade High School+

Click here to view a gallery of photos from the bishop's visit.

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Mercy opens the door to understanding the mystery of God, pope says+

Having experienced forgiveness, Christians have a duty to forgive others.

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Risen Christ calls all to follow him on path to life, pope says+

"I don't know how this will end, but I know Christ has risen."

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Joy of Easter fills St. Agnes Cathedral+

See a gallery of photos from Bishop Barres's first Easter Sunday at St. Agnes Cathedral.

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U.S. church welcomes thousands of new Catholics at Easter Vigil+

The Diocese of Rockville Centre reported 232 catechumens and 327 candidates.

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Bishop prepares sacred oils for sacraments at Chrism Mass+

The Mass also recalls the institution of the priesthood at the Last Supper and bishops and priests renew the promises they made on their ordination day.

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