Over 90 pilgrims from the Diocese of Rockville Centre are currently in Rome to attend the October 14 canonization of Archbishop Oscar Romero, Archbishop of San Salvador; Pope Paul VI and five other blesseds.
In communion with those attending the canonization, Bishop John Barres will celebrate Masses this weekend in parishes with large communities of Salvadoran immigrants.
Today, Saturday, October 13, Bishop Barres will celebrate Mass at the Church of Saint Anne, 88 Second Avenue, Brentwood, at 7 p.m.
Tomorrow, Sunday, October 14, the Bishop will celebrate Mass at the Church of Our Lady of Loretto, 104 Greenwich Street, Hempstead, at 9 a.m.
Watch the canonizations live on Catholic Faith Network (formerly Telecare) starting a 4 a.m. and will repeat the broadcast at 3:30 p.m. The Catholic Faith Network (CFN) is available on Optimum channel 29/137, Verizon FiOS TV channel 296, and Charter Spectrum channel 162/471 throughout the New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut area.