Entries for December 2013

Thank You to Our Parishioners

Posted on December 18, 2013

Dear Parishioners, Your Dominican Sisters living here at St. Joseph are so grateful for all your expressions of sympathy at the death of our beloved Sister Ginny. She was a valued member of our congregation and a wonderful example of a generous, committed woman. We know she loved joining you in the ministry of Human Services. May her actions continue to inspire us all in the care of those in need. With our prayerful thanks, Sisters Lorraine, Ernie, Kate, Kathleen, Marie, Marjorie and Flor.

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There will be a Mass of Thanksgiving On Sunday, January 12, 2014 at 3:30 PM to celebrate our beloved Sister Ginny. Please join us as we gather together in prayer. ALL are welcome! Friendship and light refreshments will follow the Mass.

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Sister Virginia Maguire ~ Rest in Peace

Posted on December 06, 2013

It is with great sadness we inform you that our beloved Sister Ginny entered into Eternal Life on Thursday, December 5th. Her Wake and Funeral Mass will be held at the St. Albert Chapel in the Dominican Mother House, 555 Albany Avenue, Amityville, New York 11710. The Wake hours are Sunday, December 8th and Monday, December 9th from 2-8 PM. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, December 10th at 10:30 AM.  These services are open to all. The Rectory Office will be closed until 1 PM on Tuesday, December 10th so that we may gather to pray for Sister Ginny. We will be celebrating a Memorial Mass for Sister G...

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