Entries for October 2016

Eagle Scout Project

Posted on October 20, 2016 in: General News

Eagle Scout Project Help Needed Patrick Ilardi, a Life Scout with Troop 243, is collecting donations for his upcoming Eagle Scout project. His project is a renovation of the kitchen in the St. Agnes Room, located under St. Joseph’s Church. The campus is undergoing a major renovation, and Patrick is a graduate of St. Joseph School and an Altar Server and wanted his project to focus on his parish. The St. Agnes Room, used by the Rosary Altar Society, Cub Scouts, Knights of Columbus, Moms Faith Sharing Group and St. Joseph School, just to name a few groups, has a very dated kitchen. Walls, the ceiling and floor will...

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Parish Holy Land Pilgrimage

Posted on October 18, 2016 in: General News

PARISH HOLY LAND PILGRIMAGE Walk Where Jesus Walked This is in the way of a “Last Call.” Our plans for our St. Joseph Parish Pilgrimage to the Holy Land, February 11-22, 2017, are progressing. We have a limited number of rooms still available for those who would like to visit and pray at the sites sacred to our faith in the Holy Land. This was a wonderful and faith-filled experience for our parishioners in 2015, and we expect the same in 2017. But we need to make final arrangements. Brochures are available at the rectory or the church bookrack and in the Fifth Street vestibule, as well as on-line at www....

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There are still seats available for the Parish Pilgrimage to Our Lady of the Island, Manorville, New York  on Tuesday, October 18th. Please call the rectory at 747-3535 to reserve your seat.  The Schedule is as follows:  Bus leaves St. Joseph's at 8 AM (air-conditioned Coach Bus with a lavatory)  Mass - Reflective time - Preaching - Rosary - Opportunity for Reconciliation  Box Lunch included.  Bus will return to St. Joseph's by 6 PM.  Suggested Donation: $25.00 

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Sponsor a Family Holiday Preview

Posted on October 03, 2016

HOLIDAY PREVIEW 2016 Once again this year, we will be coordinating St. Joseph’s SPONSOR A FAMILY programs for Thanksgiving and Christmas which provide holiday dinners for our neighbors in need at Our Lady of Loretto parish in Hempstead and the Queen of the Most Holy Rosary parish in Roosevelt. And at Christmas, we hope to provide gifts for fifty families at Loretto via our GIVING TREE project. The needs of those who live in our neighboring parishes are great, and St. Joseph’s assists them monthly with our food drives – groceries are delivered on a rotating basis to both parishes and cash contributions a...

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