Diocesan News

Celebrating Guadalupe

ligthing torche
Parade of Banners
Musicians and Bishop

More than 3,000 people packed into St. Joseph’s Co-Cathedral, Prospect Heights to celebrate the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, patroness of Mexico. Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio celebrated the Mass in Spanish. More than 50 parishes from around Brooklyn and Queens attended. After the Mass, Bishop DiMarzio and Auxiliary Bishop Octavio Cisneros lit torches that attendees carried to their home parishes.