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Entries for February 2018

Lenten Soup Supper

Posted on February 27, 2018 in: General News

ST. JOSEPH’S PARISH LENTEN SOUP SUPPER MARCH 16, 2018 6 – 7:30 PM ST. AGNES ROOM Please join us for a simple meal of soup and bread and learn about ROTACARE, a program which facilitates free health care for Long Islanders in need. St. Joseph’s parishioner and ROTACARE Board Member Jim Brady will lead the presentation. A freewill offering will be taken up to support the work of ROTACARE, and our evening will conclude with the Stations of the Cross at 7:30 pm in the Church. Please plan to attend! Invite your friends and neighbors! Please RSVP by Monday, March 12 @ 747-7120 or asirianni@s...

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Taize Prayer - March 12

Posted on February 21, 2018 in: General News

TAIZE PRAYER IS A MEDITATIVE SERVICE THAT CENTERS AROUND MUSIC, PRAYER AND SILENCE. WE ARE INVITED TO QUIET OUR MINDS, OPEN OUR HEARTS AND FEED OUR SOULS IN THE PRESENCE OF GOD TUESDAY EVENING MARCH 12 7:30-8:30 ST.JOSEPH’S CHURCH PRESENTED BY ST. JOSEPH’S MUSIC AND ADULT FAITH MINISTRIES

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Movies for a Sunday Afternoon

Posted on February 20, 2018 in: General News

St. Joseph Parish Adult Faith Formation Board Present The Shack Based on the best-selling novel with the same name, this film tells the story of a father whose daughter is kidnapped on a family outing. Her blood was found on the floor of a nearby abandoned shack in the Oregon wilderness, but neither she nor her body were found. In the course of trying to find out what happened to his daughter, the father encounters God – Father, Son and Holy Spirit – who are presented in a most unique way. The movie, starring Sam Worthington and Octavia Spencer, sparked substantial controversy when it was released in ...

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RCIA

Posted on February 20, 2018 in: General News

ARE YOU SOMEONE OR DO YOU KNOW SOMEONE WHO... Has expressed interest in becoming a Catholic? Has a child over the age of seven who has not been baptized? Was baptized Catholic as a child, but has not celebrated the Sacrament of Confirmation and Eucharist? We offer an opportunity to come together in a small group to learn more about our faith. Sessions focus on the teachings and experience of Church and prepare individuals to celebrate the Sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation, and Eucharist during the Easter Season. There are separate sessions for children or youth. You are welcome to participate in the proces...

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Rectory Office Hours

Posted on February 16, 2018 in: General News

The Rectory Office will be closed on Saturday, February 17th and Monday, February 19th.  The Office will be open on Sunday, February 18th from 9 AM to 2 PM.  If you need the services of a Priest please call the Emergency number 516-434-1516. Thank you. 

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COLEGIO SAN ANTONIO, founded in 1919, serves 250 students from Pre-K through 12th grade and is administered by the Sisters of St. Dominic, Amityville. The school is located in the town of Isabela on the northwest coast of Puerto Rico. Hurricane Maria nearly destroyed a key part of the school’s campus, “St. Dominic’s Building,” a two story structure which houses a 560 seat theatre and a gymnasium. A large basketball/volleyball court adjoining the building was also rendered unusable. It has been determined that the building remains a viable structure but needs to be gutted and reconstructed ...

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40 Days for Life

Posted on February 12, 2018 in: General News

Fridays during Lent One hour Prayer Vigils 11 am - 12 noon Pray with us in front of Planned Parenthood, 540 Fulton Avenue Hempstead February 16, 23, March 2, 9, 16 and 23. Respect Life Ministry

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