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Bishop Barres joins Center Moriches parish for night of healing prayer+

After violent incident, parish looks forward with hope. See gallery of photos from Mass.

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First Communicants honor Mary at Mass+

Two days after they received their first Communion, 30 second graders at SS. Philip and James School, St. James, gathered on Monday to honor Mary at the parish’s 9:15 Mass.

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Joy of Easter fills St. Agnes Cathedral+

See a gallery of photos from Bishop Barres's first Easter Sunday at St. Agnes Cathedral.

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Bishop Barres’ Easter Letter+

A rediscovery of the power of Christ's resurrection helps our families become part of the 'vast sea of living flame' that transforms the world and history.

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Bishop Barres: Holy Week is time to ‘re-center our lives’+

SPECIAL BONUS: Hear a sample of the beautiful music of the Cathedral Chorale and the Choir of Men and Boys from Palm Sunday Mass at St. Agnes.

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Saint’s daughter brings life-affirming message to diocese+

Dr. Gianna Molla shared the story of her mother's love which gave her the gift of life.

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Surf’s Up for Bishop Barres at Long Beach School+

Bishop Barres gets to know the Long Beach regional school's community.

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Holy Trinity High School welcomes Bishop Barres+

The bishop toured the campus, greeted students and staff, and celebrated Mass. Click for gallery of photos.

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Bible, like cellphone, should be carried always, pope says+

"What would happen if we turned back when we forget it, if we opened it more times a day, if we read the messages of God contained in the Bible the way we read messages on our cellphones?"

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Bishop welcomes catechumens at Rite of Election+

The Rite of Election formally acknowledges the readiness of catechumens preparing to receive the sacraments of initiation -- baptism, confirmation and the Eucharist -- at the Easter Vigil

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