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Diocese of Rockville Centre

Bishop John Barres will be installed January 31, 2017. The Diocese of Rockville Centre’s Office of Communications will be bringing you the latest information on the installation of our new bishop. Here is how you can plug into this historic time in our Diocese.

Telecare- the television station of the Diocese of Rockville Centre will bring you complete coverage of the entire installation. For the Evening Vespers service on Monday, January 30, 2017, coverage will begin at 6:45 pm. For the Mass of Installation on January 31, 2017, coverage will begin at 1:15 pm. Telecare can be seen on Optimum 29/137, Verizon FiOS 296, and Charter Spectrum 471. Coverage will also be available at TelecareTV. Org, and Telecare’s Facebook page and Twitter pages.

Free Daily E-Newsletter – Each day leading up to the installation, you can have exclusive pictures and the latest information about the installation delivered to your inbox. To subscribe to The Long Island Catholic E-News, visit For assistance, call 516-678-5800, ext.221.

Facebook and Twitter – The Diocese of Rockville Centre is on Facebook and on Twitter @RVC Diocese. We will be posting updates multiple times a day. If you are on social media, check us out and like us!

The Long Island Catholic Magazine – The March edition of The Long Island Catholic Magazine will have complete coverage of the installation and a special commemorative edition thanking Bishop Murphy. Subscribe today! Call 1-800-443-2155 or register online at

Fe Fuerza Vida – The monthly Spanish language publication of the Diocese will have complete coverage of the installation. To receive a copy, please contact Fe Fuerza Vida at 516-678-5800, ext. 270. – The Diocese of Rockville Centre’s official website will have the latest information about our bishop at