Scout Sunday was marked by several parishes in the diocese this past weekend. The annual observance is celebrated by the Boy Scouts of America to recognize the contributions of young people and adults to Scouting. At St. Joseph Church, Kings Park, more than 50 Scouts and their adult leaders from Troops 539 and 75 and Packs 539, 379 and 326 gathered at the 9 a.m. Mass on Sunday to pray as a faith community. Religious achievement awards were presented to respective honorees. Photos by Gregory A. Shemitz