Bishop Barres celebrated a Mass where the lives and ministry of the consecrated religious of the diocese were honored, particularly noting those marking milestone anniversaries.
See photos here from homecoming game in Uniondale.
Click for a gallery of photos from around the diocese
"We all need to engage and work with our leaders to take immediate action that is both compassionate and prudential."
View a gallery of photos from Mass offered for those who died, those who mourn and those who suffer from illnesses stemming from the terrorist attacks.
A Eucharistic procession was held through each classroom of the school. See photos here.