New Cardinal Gregorio Rosa Chavez of San Salvador, El Salvador, gives the homily as he celebrates a Mass at the Parish of the Blessed Sacrament as he takes possession of his titular church in Rome July 2. (CNS photo/Paul Haring) 


In this video message and letter, Bishop John Barres invites the people of the Diocese of Rockville Centre to join him in welcoming Cardinal Jose Gregorio Rosa Chavez, the first Cardinal of El Salvador, for a pastoral visit August 18 to August 21. Read the bishop’s letter at the link below for more details, including live coverage of many scheduled events.


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