New Feature: Bishop Barres’ Video Blog+

"What about you?" Bishop Barres asks in his new video blog.

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Rockville Centre Diocese welcomes Bishop 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,...

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Jubilant crowd gathers in Washington for annual March for Life+

More than 2,000 Catholics from Long Island among the marchers. Click here for photos of local participants.

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Praying for vocations at Bay Shore Holy Hour+

More than 300 young people, adults, seminarians, priests and religious gathered at St. Patrick Church to pray for vocations. Click here for photos.

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St. Agnes Medal honors service in parishes+

Click here for photos from the presentation and a list of recipients.

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New Year calls for courage, hope; no more hatred, selfishness, pope says+

"Where there is a mother, there is unity, there is belonging, belonging as children."

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Bishop Barres Meets the Diocese+

UPDATED 5:30 PM: Photos from morning Mass, Telecare broadcast and press conference.

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Mary shows what good comes from wholehearted ‘yes’ to God, pope says+

Even when they do not say "no" to God, human beings can be experts in saying, "yes, but ..." to God, the pope said.

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Pope recognizes martyrdom of Oklahoma priest killed in Guatemala+

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."

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Vatican Letter: Pope sees God of surprises at work in 2016+

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."

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