Bishop John Oliver Barres was born September 20, 1960, and raised in Larchmont, New York. He was ordained to the priesthood for the Diocese of Wilmington on October 21, 1989. On December 9, 2016, Pope Francis named Most Reverend John Oliver Barres, the fifth bishop of Rockville Centre.
You and I are called to be men and women of communion and mission. We are called to be saints.