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Entries for March 2016

In this year of Mercy, please come and join together as a diocese to celebrate Divine Mercy Sunday, April 3, 2016 at 11 AM at the Cathedral of Saint Agnes.  Most Reverend Peter A. Libasci, Bishop of Manchester, New Hampshire will be the principal celebrant.  Divine Mercy Devotions at the Cathedral of Saint Agnes at 3 PM. Rev. Msgr. William Koenig, Rector of St. Agnes Cathedral will preside. Music by the Diocesan Choir. 

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Becoming a Knight of Columbus can transform your life. As a Knight, you have the opportunity to support your parish, give back to the community, grow in your faith and gain exclusive access to our top-rated insurance program to protect your family. These are just some of the reasons to become a Knight. We are a band of brothers, a network of men in communities around the world dedicated to doing good in the service of God and our neighbor. What we provide Service  Support the parish with its needs  Help meet the needs of those in the local community  Aid victims of natural disasters and other catastrophic events, local ...

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Holy Week Liturgies

Posted on March 21, 2016

MONDAY – March 21, 2016 Masses: 8:00, 9:00 a.m., 12:10 p.m. Monday of Holy Week is a Special Day of Reconciliation All parishioners are invited to the Sacrament of Reconciliation. Priests will be available in the church for Confessions from 3-9:00 p.m. NOTE: There is NO 8:00 p.m. Mass in the Convent Chapel. TUESDAY – March 22, 2016 Masses: 8:00, 9:00 a.m., 12:10 p.m. WEDNESDAY – March 23, 2016 Masses: 8:00, 9:00 a.m., 12:10 p.m. HOLY THURSDAY – March 24, 2016 Morning Prayer: 9:00 a.m. Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper and Procession: 8:00 p.m. Eucharistic Adoration until Midnight. GOOD FRI...

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Movie for a Sunday Afternoon

Posted on March 21, 2016

ADULT FAITH FORMATION BOARD Presents: BIG STONE GAPThe story of Ave Maria Mulligan, who turns 40 in 1978 in a small town in the Appalachian Mountains of southwest Virginia, and thinks that life and love have passed her by. The movie is based on the best-selling novel by Adriana Trigiani, who also directed the movie, insisted that it be filmed in the town, and included many of the townspeople in the cast. Adriana grew up Catholic in Big Stone Gap, as a member of a nearby Glenmary mission, and Glenmary Father John Rausch, who was an associate pastor when Adriana was a young girl, plays “Father John” in the movie. The cas...

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Blood Drive

Posted on March 21, 2016

Sunday, April 17, 20167:45 am – 1:45 pmSt. Joseph Church – School GymYour donation will help to save up to THREE lives. Our community hospitals need your help. Please share this lifesaving gift! Thank you for caring!Eligibility Criteria: Bring ID with signature or photo. Minimum weight 110 lbs.Age 16 – 75 (16 year olds must have parental permission. Age 76 and over need doctor’s note)Eat well (low fat) & drink fluidsNo tattoos for past 12 monthsFor more information or to schedule an appointment, please call:Arthur Anderson, 516-319-2459

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Easter Message from the Bishop

Posted on March 15, 2016

Dear Brothers and Sisters in the Risen Christ, This is the day the Lord has made. Let us rejoice and be glad, Alleluia! Alleluia! Saint Paul tells us that In Christ Jesus you are a new creation! Today we know with the mind of faith and feel in our hearts filled with joy how true that is and whence comes this wondrous and unique gift. It is God’s gift that shows the boundless love He has for us when in the fullness of time He sent His Son, born of a woman. Without the obedient love of the Son who became one like us in all things but sin, we could never have been saved in the extraordinary way that...

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Parish Lenten Mission 2016

Posted on March 10, 2016

March 14, 15 & 16th Father Paul Fagan CP will offer our Parish Lenten Mission on the theme of Mercy and Forgiveness.  Every day after the 9 AM Mass and again at 7:30 PM in the Church 

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The St. Joseph School PTA invites you to the Bloom and Grow Auction on Friday, April 15th at 7:30 PM. St. Joseph School Grounds. To purchase tickets and for sponsorship opportunities please go to www.sispta.com/auction or contact Eileen Knapp and Erin O'Toole-O'Rourke at auction@sispta.com

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Come together with your classmates and Father Scolaro for dinner and the chance to discuss what to expect in college and how to keep the faith! Sunday, April 10th and May 1st - after the 5:30 PM Mass in the St. Agnes Room. Please RSVP to Father Scolaro by April 5th - frjscolaro@stjosephsgc.com

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Thursday, March 10 12:00 - 4:00 PM.  Cherry Valley Country Club  Cost: $35.00 per person  Please click on attachement for more information and reservation form. 

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