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.
Eleven men preparing for the priesthood spoke at parishes this past weekend. See photos from two of these visits.
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.
Having experienced forgiveness, Christians have a duty to forgive others.
"I don't know how this will end, but I know Christ has risen."
The Diocese of Rockville Centre reported 232 catechumens and 327 candidates.
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.