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Diocese of Rockville Centre

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Coordinator: John T. Palmer, Ph.D.


The Renewal Ministries of The Diocese of Rockville Centre bring together a variety of prayerful people who all create avenues of love to the Love of the Hearts of Jesus and Mary. To this end this office seeks to coordinate, educate and inform those who pray through various avenues about opportunities for prayer in the diocese.

Thus, in the Spirit of Evangelization this office will gather and disseminate information on opportunities for:

  • Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
  • Charismatic Prayer Groups
  • Marian Prayer Groups
  • Contemplative Prayer Groups
  • Small Christian Community Prayer Groups
  • Renew Prayer Groups
  • Women's Prayer Groups
  • Men's Prayer Groups
  • Young Adult Prayer Groups
  • Opportunities for Prayer Online


Prayer leads to healing individually and collectively. Thus this office will gather and disseminate information on opportunities for:

  • Healing Masses
  • Workshops that on the Healing Power of Jesus
  • Days of Reflection, Retreat, and Prayer
  • Support Groups for a variety of needs
  • Life in the Spirit Seminars
  • Music and Sacred Dance Groups as ways of freeing spirits to be open to The Spirit.

Thus, take time to explore this web page and the links it provides to other sources of renewal of your heart, soul and mind. Such Renewal of your spirit will bring joy to your heart and to the hearts of all who touch your life. In this way you will be instrumental in renewing the hearts, souls and minds of all who reside in our diocese.