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Bishop ordains 11 new deacons+

"Lord, look with favor on this servant of yours, whom we now dedicate to the office of deacon, to minister at your holy altar."

Read More+ 3 months ago
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Bay Shore school’s field of flags honors those who served+

A Field of Honor of 100 flags, honoring service members living and dead, was dedicated at a special ceremony on the lawn of St. Patrick School in Bay Shore. The display will remain until June 14th.

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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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On World Day of Prayer for Vocations local seminarians share stories of their call+

Eleven men preparing for the priesthood spoke at parishes this past weekend. See photos from two of these visits.

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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.

Read More+ 4 months ago

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.

Read More+ 4 months ago
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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.

Read More+ 4 months ago
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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.

Read More+ 5 months ago
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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.

Read More+ 5 months ago