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Entries for January 2017

Rosary Altar Society Meeting

Posted on January 30, 2017 in: General News

The next Rosary Altar Society meeting will be on Friday, February 3 at 10:00 AM in the St. Agnes Room. Our speaker will be Dr. Lisa Honkanen. Her topic: "Part II: Understanding Feeding Tubes and Catholic Teaching". All are welcome to attend.

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Bishop John O. Barres will be installed January 31, 2017 at St. Agnes Cathedral in Rockville Centre.  The Diocese of Rockville Centre’s Office of Communications will be bringing you the latest information on the installation of our new Bishop. Here is how you can plug into this historic time in our Diocese. Telecare: the television station of the Diocese of Rockville Centre will bring you complete coverage of the entire installation. For the Evening Vespers service on Monday, January 30th coverage will begin at 6:45 pm. For the Mass of Installation on January 31st coverage will begin at 1:15 pm. Telecare can be ...

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Respect Life

Posted on January 17, 2017 in: General News

ROE v. WADE January 22, 1973 Since the Supreme Court ruling 44 years ago today, when the court cited a “right to privacy” in the Constitution, more than 58 million babies have been killed by abortion. When should a private choice become a public concern? When it concerns a baby’s life. Church of St. Joseph Respect Life Ministry and Knights of Columbus St. Joseph-Bishop Baldwin Council #15809

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Morning Retreat for Mothers

Posted on January 11, 2017 in: General News

Friday, January 20th 9 AM Mass in the Church followed by Meditation led by Father Joseph Scolaro in the Convent Chapel. Examination of Conscious and Confession. ALL are welcome to attend.

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Catholic Schools Week

Posted on January 10, 2017 in: General News

Catholic Schools Week 2017 Sunday, January 29th-February 3rdSAINT JOSEPH SCHOOL Garden City, NYSunday, January 29th 9:00 AM Liturgy 10:00 AM-12:30 PM School Open HouseMonday, January 30th 8:30 AM Prayer Service Prepared by Grade 8 & KindergartenTuesday, January 31st 8:30 AM Grades 6,7,8 Math Bee Student Buddy-Up Day 7:30 PM Parent information Night-Presenter Anne Donnelly, Nassau County Deputy Chief,on Internet SafetyWednesday, February 1st 8:30 AM Grades 3,4,5 Spelling Bee 12:45 pm Pre-K Special Persons DayThursday, February 2nd PTA Sponsored Spirit Day Student Game Show Dress Down Day Teacher Swap Day 7:00 PM G...

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Free Throw Championship Event

Posted on January 09, 2017 in: General News

Who: Boys and Girls 9 to 14 years of ageWhen: Friday, January 27th, 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.Where: St. Joseph School Gym The St. Joseph-Bishop Baldwin Council of the Knights of Columbus invite all boys and girls between 9 and 14 years of age to their second annual Free Throw Championship Event. A fun and challenging event for all our participants. Winners in each category will move on to the district, regional, and finally the state champion competition in West Point, NY. There is no cost to participate.There will be awards and prizes for the winners. Participants must be 9-14 (as of Jan. 1, 2017) and youwill need to bri...

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Movies for a Sunday Afternoon

Posted on January 03, 2017 in: General News

St. Joseph Parish Adult Faith Formation Board Presents A Time for Miracles The unique and inspiring story of Elizabeth Ann Seton, the first American-born citizen to become a saint. Born in 1774, Elizabeth Bayley grew up Protestant in the upper class of New York society. At age 20, she married the wealthy William Seton, and they had 5 children together. When William’s business and health failed, and he died of tuberculosis, Elizabeth was introduced to and eventually embraced the Catholic faith. Her family’s reaction was the beginning of the anti-Catholic prejudice she would continue to face, along with...

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