The bishop toured the campus, greeted students and staff, and celebrated Mass. Click for gallery of photos.
"What would happen if we turned back when we forget it, if we opened it more times a day, if...
'Lent 2017 is a time for us to pray for dramatic missionary growth in the Diocese of Rockville Centre.'
If the Lord has forgiven me so much, who am I to not forgive?
The church is not a business, it's not an organization or an association for the defense of Jesus, but a group called to announce God's presence to humanity.
"In the church, we say, '¡Somos familia!' Immigrants are our family... In the good times and in the bad. We always stay together."
The agency is focused on, as Pope Francis would say, accompaniment. "Our message is clear and simple: You are not alone. We are here, and we love you."
See photos from the Mass and listen to the sounds of the newly installed pipe organ.
Top musicians from 42 Catholic elementary schools form the honor band.