Bishop Richard G. Henning receives warm welcome to the Diocese of Providence at Mass of Reception

PROVIDENCE — In a glorious Mass of Reception at the Cathedral of SS. Peter and Paul on Jan. 26, nine weeks after being appointed by Pope Francis to serve as coadjutor Bishop of Providence with …

Growing up in Valley Stream was a joy for future bishop

VALLEY STREAM, N.Y. — For a kid, life in this blue-collar village in Nassau County, Long Island, was pretty good. Family bonds, grounded in the Catholic faith, were strong.Although it sits a …

The Formation and Ministry of Bishop Henning

ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. — The Cathedral of St. Agnes is the seat of the Diocese of Rockville Centre. Although the present cathedral wasn’t built until 1935, and the diocese itself …
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Bishop Henning’s parents: ‘We couldn’t be more proud that he is our son’

PROVIDENCE — In the final moments of his Mass of Reception, Bishop Richard G. Henning took a moment to express his sincere thanks to his friends and family, particularly to his dear mother and …

Bishop Henning offers moving message at Spanish welcome Mass

PROVIDENCE — In the words of the famous Mexican singer Ana Gabriel, “I have no money or anything, the only thing I have is love to give.” These words were spoken in his homily by …

The Formation and Ministry of Bishop Henning

ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. — The Cathedral of St. Agnes is the seat of the Diocese of Rockville Centre. Although the present cathedral wasn’t built until 1935, and the diocese itself …

Growing up in Valley Stream was a joy for future bishop

VALLEY STREAM, N.Y. — For a kid, life in this blue-collar village in Nassau County, Long Island, was pretty good. Family bonds, grounded in the Catholic faith, were strong.Although it sits a …

Bishop Richard G. Henning receives warm welcome to the Diocese of Providence at Mass of Reception

PROVIDENCE — In a glorious Mass of Reception at the Cathedral of SS. Peter and Paul on Jan. 26, nine weeks after being appointed by Pope Francis to serve as coadjutor Bishop of Providence with …
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God is always true to his promises

Ian Paisley (1920-2014) was a Northern Irish Presbyterian minister who, at age 25, broke from the Presbyterian Church in Ireland to found the Free Presbyterian Church of Ulster. He was elected …
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Dominus Vobiscum

Upon hearing or reading the words, Dominus vobiscum, Catholics of a mature age, and increasingly today, lots of younger folks, will instinctively respond with, Et cum spiritu tuo. “The Lord be …

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Special Event Listings for 02.02.23

The Five First Devotions PROVIDENCE — The Five First Devotions will take place on Saturday, Feb. 4, at St. Augustine Parish, 639 Mt. Pleasant Ave., beginning with confessions at 3:45 p.m. …

Remembering the Victims of The Station Nightclub Fire

The 20th anniversary of one of the deadliest building fires in U.S. history is fast approaching. Sunday, Feb. 19, will mark 20 years since a fire at The Station nightclub in West Warwick left an …