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Entries for November 2014

The Giving Tree Program begins this weekend. Please help us by taking a tag from the trees which are in the front of the church and in the auditorium. All unwrapped gifts should be returned the weekend of December 13/14th. The Giving Tree Gifts will be delivered to Our Lady of Loretto Parish Families in Hempstead. We thank you for yo...

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We are in need of Ushers for all of our Masses. If you can volunteer please call Jim Brady. Thank you! James T. Brady, Inc. 259 Mineola Blvd., Ste. 206 Mineola, NY 11501 (516) 742-7960/ fax (516) 742-7908 jtbrady1@verizon.net

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Let us Give Thanks and Praise to God! As we pause to give Thanks to God for the many blessings we have received....Msgr. Swiader and the Parish Staff invite you to join us for the celebration of Thanksgiving Mass on Thursday, November 27th at 9 AM in the church.

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St. Joseph's Parish Adult Faith Formation Board presents God's Not Dead. Sunday, November 23rd 2:00 pm in the St. Agnes Room. This is the second of our 2014-15 series Movies for A Sunday Afternoon. Admission is FREE and ALL are welcome. A discussion will follow the showing. Light refreshments will be served.

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There is still time to join in on the fun! tickets are still available for Friday, November 21st at the Garden City Hotel. $150.00 per person. Please call Marta Waters at 448-9009 or the rectory office 747-3535.   Forms are available at the bottom of this announcement.   Dear Parishioners and Friends, Back in the early 1900s, G...

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In the season of giving, the St. Joseph's Rosary Altar Society members will gather together at a Christmas Party in the home of President Joan Hildreth, 171 Whitehall Boulevard. In true holiday spirit, members will collect much-needed donations for the Midnight Run Charity. Please bring your donation to the Christmas Party on Friday...

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There will be two important meetings for altar servers on Mondays, November 24 and December 1. All altar servers in fifth, sixth, seventh, and eight grades are expected to attend. The meetings will begin in the church at 4:00 p.m. and will conclude at 4:50 p.m. Parents should drop off and pick up their children at the church.

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CUB SCOUT ADVENT CALENDAR SALE Our Parish Cub Scout Pack 243 will be having its annual Advent Calendar fundraiser after the Masses next weekend, November 22/23RD. The chocolate-filled calendars are $5 each. Your support of the Pack is greatly appreciated.

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Baby Update- we are now entering the 8th month since the start of our parish's Spiritual Adoption Prayer Novena, and the baby that you spiritually adopted continues to grow bigger in anticipation of his/her birthday next month. Your preborn baby has been fully-formed since 20 weeks. He/she has been able to hear his/her mother's vo...

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Congratulations to our Sisters! We would like to congratulate Sr. Kathleen Corr, OP, and Sr. Ernestine Wenz, OP, who were honored by Bishop Murphy on Thursday, October 30, 2014, for their 60 and 61 years of religious life at the annual Religious Jubilarians Mass in St. Agnes Cathedral. In all, 120 religious women and men were honored by ...

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