The bishop toured the campus, greeted students and staff, and celebrated Mass. Click for gallery of photos.
"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?"
'Lent 2017 is a time for us to pray for dramatic missionary growth in the Diocese of Rockville Centre.'
Locally, Bishop Barres has given a dispensation from the obligation of abstaining from meat on Saint Patrick's Day, with another day of abstaining or another form of penance substituted.
Ash Wednesday can be a little bit like New Year's Day -- a place to clearly begin something new that we know we need to do.
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.