The bishop played basketball in college and often speaks about how training for the sport helped prepare him for being a bishop.
Bishop John O. Barres
During a liturgy rich in tradition and symbolism, Bishop John O. Barres was formally installed as spiritual leader of the Diocese of Rockville Centre at St. Agnes Cathedral on January 31. He said he looked forward “to experiencing the vibrant, welcoming,...
UPDATED with PHOTO GALLERY! Hundreds gather to pray on eve of installation of Bishop John Barres as leader of the Diocese of Rockville Centre.