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Photos of El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez's visit to LI

El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez spent Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, visiting locations on Long Island, meeting residents and participating in Mass.

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador celebrates Mass at Our Lady of Loretto Parish in Hempstead, Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017.

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador celebrates Mass at Our Lady of Loretto Parish in Hempstead, Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017.

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador celebrates Mass at Our Lady of Loretto Parish in Hempstead, Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017.

Parishioners pray as Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

Parishioners pray as Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador celebrates Mass at Our Lady of Loretto Parish in Hempstead, Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017.

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador celebrates Mass at Our Lady of Loretto Parish in Hempstead, Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017.

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador celebrates Mass at Our Lady of Loretto Parish in Hempstead, Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017.

Parishioners pray as Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

Parishioners pray as Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador celebrates Mass at Our Lady of Loretto Parish in Hempstead, Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017.

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador,
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador, in green robe, at Our Lady of Loretto Parish in Hempstead, Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017.

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez, seated, celebrates Mass
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez, seated, celebrates Mass at Our Lady of Loretto church in Hempstead on Aug. 20, 2017. Rosa Chávez of El Salvador was invited to Long Island by Bishop John Barres, left, of the Diocese of Rockville Centre to celebrate his recent naming by Pope Francis as the first cardinal from El Salvador.

Parishioners pray as Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

Parishioners pray as Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador celebrates Mass at Our Lady of Loretto Parish in Hempstead, Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017.

Parishioners pray as Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

Parishioners pray as Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador celebrates Mass at Our Lady of Loretto Parish in Hempstead, Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017.

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador,
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador, in green robe, with Bishop John Barres, left, at Our Lady of Loretto Parish in Hempstead on Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017.

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador,
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador, center, holds mass at Mass at Our Lady of Loretto Parish in Hempstead, Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017.

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador
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Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador celebrates Mass at St. Anne Roman Catholic Church in Brentwood Saturday Aug. 19, 2017.

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador
Photo Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador celebrates Mass at St. Anne Roman Catholic Church in Brentwood on Saturday Aug. 19, 2017.

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador
Photo Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador celebrates Mass at St. Anne Roman Catholic Church in Brentwood on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017.

People watch as Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez
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People watch as Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador celebrates Mass at St. Anne Roman Catholic Church in Brentwood on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017.

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador
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Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador celebrates with communion during Mass at St. Anne Roman Catholic Church in Brentwood on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017.

Sister Rainer Angelica, center, speaks with Cardinal José
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Sister Rainer Angelica, center, speaks with Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador at St. Anne Roman Catholic Church in Brentwood on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017.

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador
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Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador draws a large turnout at the St. Anne Roman Catholic Church in Brentwood, where he celebrated Mass on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017.

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador
Photo Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador speaks with children at St. Anne Roman Catholic Church in Brentwood, where he celebrated Mass on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017.

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador
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Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador visits St. Anne Roman Catholic Church in Brentwood on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017.

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador
Photo Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.

Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez of El Salvador greets a large turnout at the celebration of Mass at St. Anne Roman Catholic Church in Brentwood on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017.

El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez celebrates
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez celebrates Mass at St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School in West Islip, accompanied by bishops, on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017.

El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez celebrates
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez celebrates Mass at St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School in West Islip, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017.

The crowd listens as El Salvador Cardinal José
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

The crowd listens as El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez celebrates Mass at St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School in West Islip, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017.

El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez speaks
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez speaks while celebrating Mass at St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School in West Islip, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017.

El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez celebrates
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez celebrates Mass at St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School in West Islip, with bishops standing alongside, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017.

El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez, center,
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez, center, flanked by bishops, celebrates Mass at St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School in West Islip, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017.

Cardinal Jose Gregorio Rosa Chavez hugs an inmate
Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

Cardinal Jose Gregorio Rosa Chavez hugs an inmate after celebrating Mass at the Nassau County Correctional Facility on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017 in East Meadow.

El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez speaks
Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez speaks with an inmate at the Nassau County Correctional Facility, where he celebrated Mass, on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017 in East Meadow.

El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez, right,
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El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez, right, with Nassau County Sheriff Michael Sposato as he celebrates Mass and visits with inmates at the Nassau County Correctional Facility on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, in East Meadow.

El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez speaks
Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez speaks with inmates at the Nassau County Correctional Facility, where he celebrated Mass, on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017 in East Meadow.

El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez conducts
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El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez conducts at the Nassau County Correctional Facility, where he celebrated Mass and met inmates, on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, in East Meadow.

El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez celebrates
Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez celebrates Mass at the Nassau County Correctional Facility, where he met with inmates, on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017 in East Meadow.

El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez meets
Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez meets inmates at the Nassau County Correctional Facility, where he celebrated Mass, on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017 in East Meadow.

El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez speaks
Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

El Salvador Cardinal José Gregorio Rosa Chávez speaks with Nancy Membreno of Hicksville, after he celebrated Mass and visited inmates at the Nassau County Correctional Facility on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017 in East Meadow.

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