"What about you?" Bishop Barres asks in his new video blog.
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,...
More than 2,000 Catholics from Long Island among the marchers. Click here for photos of local participants.
"Where there is a mother, there is unity, there is belonging, belonging as children."
Even when they do not say "no" to God, human beings can be experts in saying, "yes, but ..." to God, the pope said.
His martyrdom is a "reminder that we are all called to holiness in our ordinary lives, and that holy men and women come from ordinary places like Okarche, Oklahoma."
Pope Francis described 2016 as a "packed year," one full of initiatives that helped Catholics "see and touch with their hands the fruits of the mercy of God."