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Bishop Barbarito Statements


Sunday of the Word of God is on January 26th - Third Sunday of Ordinary Time

“May the Sunday of the Word of God help His people to grow in religious and intimate familiarity with the Sacred Scriptures.  For as the sacred author taught of old: ‘This word is very near to you: it is in your mouth and in your heart for your observance’” (Dt 30:14) Pope Francis, Aperuit Illis, Instituting the Sunday of the Word of God, September 30, 2019.

  • To read more about the Pope's message on the Vatican website, click here.
  • To read more on the USCCB website, click here.