The Diocese of Rockville Centre thanked all who participated in the lottery requesting tickets for the Papal Mass at Madison Square Garden with Pope Francis on September 25th. The lottery was held on September 14 and ticket winners will be notified this week.
Above, Bishop William Murphy, with secretary Anne Walsh, picks the first ticket.
Below, left, Bishop Robert Brennan, pulls a winning ticket with Angela Giacalone from the Office of Worship.
Below, right, Anne Walsh, Angela Giacalone, and Suzanne Lynn, alphabetize the requests forms in preparation for the drawing.
Photos by Liz & Joe Schmidt Photography