Bishop Barres celebrated Masses at St. Anne's, Brentwood, and Our Lady of Loretto, Hempstead, this weekend.
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"Do we content ourselves with a few commandments or do we follow Jesus as lovers, really prepared to leave behind something for him?"
The new saints' relics were present at the Mass as reminders that the saints were flesh-and-blood people who lived holy lives.
"I feel proud as a brother and as a family member, but also as part of the (Salvadoran) people because over there, they love him a lot."
View a gallery of photos from vocations event.
Bishop Barres to celebrate Mass locally with Salvadoran community. Watch the canonization live on Catholic Faith Network
Sister Briana Santiago, a member of the Apostles of the Interior Life from San Antonio, and Cardinal Carlos Aguiar Retes of Mexico City arrive for a news conference to discuss the Synod of Bishops on young people, the faith and vocational discernment at the Vatican Oct. 10. (CNS photo/Paul Haring) By Cindy Wooden VATICAN CITY (CNS) — At a Synod of Bishops where “cultural shift,” “epochal change” and “massive challenge” are almost buzz phrases, Archbishop Jean-Claude Hollerich of Luxembourg said, “I’m very optimistic.” Briefing reporters Oct. 10, the archbishop also used the phrase “deep and profound change,” but he […]
The total number of years in religious life of the jubilarians this year is 5,664.
Notably, dogs were the only animals represented at a liturgy that typically attracts a variety of pets.