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Entries for December 2018

Solemnity of Mary Mass Schedule

Posted on December 18, 2018 in: General News

SOLEMNITY OF MARY, MOTHER OF GOD Holy Day of Obligation Monday, December 31, 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, January 1, 2019 7:30, 9:00, 10:30 & 11:45 a.m. All Masses are in the Church PLEASE NOTE THAT THERE WILL BE NO AUDITORIUM MASS, NO 1:00 PM MASS AND NO EVENING MASS ON JANUARY 1, 2019.

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St. Joseph-Bishop Baldwin Council - Free Throw Championship  Who: All boys and girls from 9 to 14 years of age as of January 1st, 2019. Copy of birth certificate required for registration. What: Exciting Basketball Free Throw Contest Where: St. Joseph’s School Gymnasium When: Friday, January 25th, from 7:00pm to 9:00pm. There is no cost to participate! Prizes will be awarded to the top-scoring boy and girl in each age division. Winners will be invited to advance progressively to district, regional and New York State championship competitions. It is a fun, challenging event for all our participants. Pa...

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Join us at the March for Life Washington D.C. Friday, January 18, 2019 As we speak out for the protection of innocent unborn babies. Our motor coach will take us to and from the nation’s Capital for an historic day. Call 516-248-2186 to reserve your complimentary seat

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Thank You from Parish Party

Posted on December 11, 2018 in: General News

A Heartfelt thank you to all the businesses and families who donated to make the 2018 St. Joseph's Parish and amazing success! 206 Tours Adelphi Deli Adelphi University Adriana & Robert Caliari Adult Faith Formation Ad Allison Sparacino Althea Robinson Andriola, Goldberry & Associates Anne Heinzelmann Arthur Anderson Betty & Jerry Kennedy Bill & Mary Nugent Boy Scouts Brian and Patricia Shea Brook's Brothers Burger Spot Calageros Carol A. Cook Carolee, LLC Chaminade High School Charles & Stacy Comiskey Cherry Valley Club Chiarelli's Church Supply & Religious Good...

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Thank You from Parish Party

Posted on December 11, 2018 in: General News

A Heartfelt thank you to all the businesses and families who donated to make the 2018 St. Joseph's Parish and amazing success! 206 Tours Adelphi Deli Adelphi University Adriana & Robert Caliari Adult Faith Formation Ad Allison Sparacino Althea Robinson Andriola, Goldberry & Associates Anne Heinzelmann Arthur Anderson Betty & Jerry Kennedy Bill & Mary Nugent Boy Scouts Brian and Patricia Shea Brook's Brothers Burger Spot Calageros Carol A. Cook Carolee, LLC Chaminade High School Charles & Stacy Comiskey Cherry Valley Club Chiarelli's Church Supply & Religious Good...

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Please click on attachment for Bishop Barres Christmas Letter. 

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IRA Charitable Rollover

Posted on December 05, 2018 in: General News

IRA Charitable Rollover - Great Opportunity Under New Tax Laws  Whether you itemize or not in 2018, this unique opportunity allows you to make a charitable contribution through a direct IRA transfer while reducing your adjusted gross income. If you would like to make a gift to our Parish using your Ira and if: 1. You are at least 70 1/2 years old on the date you make your gift 2. Your IRA is a traditional (some Roth IRA’s may qualify) 3. You don’t exceed your personal maximum of $100,000 per year in qualified charitable distributions You will not have to report your distribution as income. It w...

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THANK YOU FROM PARISH SOCIAL MINISTRY The wet weather last weekend was no deterrent to generosity – that of our volunteers who gave of their time to be present and accept donations to our monthly food drive, and that of our parishioners, who contributed eight full barrels of food and $1,736.92 in donations. So many demands on made on your attention and resources during this season, but we hope that you know how grateful we are for your support of our food drives and holiday programs.  May you each have the time to savor the gifts of wonder and thankfulness during these Advent days of anticipation. Thank yo...

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Thank you to all who generously donated to our 26th Annual Spiritual Adoption Christmas Baby Shower Celebrating The Precious Gift of Life. For confidential assistance and for information about alternatives to abortion call: The Life Center locally at 516‐408‐6300 or www.aaapregnancyoptions.com. Mommas House in Wantagh at www.Mommashouse.org. Birthright in Wantagh at 516‐785‐4070. Regina Residence in Merrick at 516‐223‐7888 or www.catholiccharities.cc/our‐services/regina‐maternity‐services. For compassionate, post‐abortion healing, please visit: Silent No More Awareness Campaign at ‐ silentno...

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