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Pope Benedict XVI Has Appointed Two Priests as Auxiliary Bishops of the Diocese of Rockville Centre.

Bishop-Elect Robert J. Brennan and Bishop-Elect Nelson J. Perez

The Most Rev. William Murphy, bishop, Roman Catholic Diocese of Rockville Centre will ordain the new bishops at a Mass of Episcopal Ordination to be celebrated at Saint Agnes Cathedral, Rockville Centre, New York on July 25, 2012, the Feast of Saint James the Apostle.Pope Benedict XVI has appointed two priests, Rev. Msgr. Robert J. Brennan, 50, and Rev. Msgr. Nelson J. Perez, 50,  as auxiliary bishops of the Diocese of Rockville Centre.

- Gregory A. Shemitz, The Long Island Catholic

The Announcement from the USCCB:

>>> Click here for the Announcement from the USCCB



"With deep joy I am pleased to share with you the announcement made this morning in the Vatican that His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI has given the Diocese of Rockville Centre two new auxiliary bishops. They are Bishop Elect Robert John Brennan priest of the Diocese of Rockville Centre and Bishop Elect Nelson Jesus Perez, priest of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. " - Bishop William Murphy



St. Agnes Cathedral Music
29 Quealy Place
Rockville Centre, New York

516.764.9578, ext. 203

Friday, October 28, 7:30 PM
Christopher Houlihan, Concert Organist
Suggested Donation of $15 and $10

The young American musician Christopher Houlihan is widely acknowledged as one of the brightest stars in the new generation of organists, praised by the media as “gifted” (New York Times), “dazzling” (Wall Street Journal), and “eloquent” (Los Angeles Times). Houlihan has established an international reputation for his artistry with audience-captivating performances in celebrated venues in major cities across North America and Europe.

All are welcomed to attend this wonderful concert by this very talented young organist. 

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