News

Entries for April 2017

For the fourth year, our parish is once again planning special Tributes to Mothers and Fathers to appear as full page testimonials in the Garden City News on May 12th and June 16th - just in time for Mother's Day and Father's Day. The purpose of the tributes is to thank all parents for their love and sacrifice which have made our lives possible, and to offer support to those mothers and fathers facing difficult or untimely pregnancies.  Please see the attached for more information 

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Bishop Barres Easter Message

Posted on April 11, 2017 in: General News

Please click on attachment for Bishop Barres Easter Message 

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Holy Week Liturgies

Posted on April 11, 2017 in: General News

Holy Week Liturgies PALM SUNDAY – April 9, 2017 Blessing of Palms at all Masses Masses: Saturday: 5:00 p.m. Sunday, in the church: 7:30, 9:00, 10:30, 11:45 a.m., 1:00 & 5:30 p.m. In the auditorium: 10:00 a.m. MONDAY – April 10, 2017 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 – April 11, 2017 Masses: 8:00, 9:00 a.m., 12:10 p.m. WEDNESD...

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"The Rosary Altar Society of St. Joseph's Church has planned its annual Spring luncheon at the Westbury Manor on Thursday, May 11 from 11:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The luncheon includes two complimentary mimosas. There will be many beautiful raffle prizes and the cost is only $55 per person. Checks should be made payable to St. Joseph's Rosary Altar Society. Invitations will be mailed shortly. Please indicate the names of friends who will be at your table and send your reservations to Bernadette Lancevich, 172 Locust Street, Garden City, NY 11530 by May 6th.     

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Dear Parishioners and School Families, The St. Joseph School Board currently has three (3) positions that are open for the 2017-2018 school year. All three positions will run for a three-year term. The Nominating Committee is seeking candidates who are eager to join the School Board and make a significant and meaningful contribution to the School. The School Board is an advisory board to the School’s Administration and Pastor. The School Board routinely meets once a month to discuss relevant issues impacting St. Joseph School. If you are interested in becoming a School Board member or know someone who is, pleas...

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Blood Drive

Posted on April 04, 2017 in: General News

Sunday April 30th 7:45 AM to 1:45 PM St. Joseph School Gym Your donation will help to save up to three lives. Our community hospitals need your help. Please share this lifesaving gift! For questions concerning medical eligibility call 1-800-688-0900. For more information or to schedule an appointment please call Arthur Anderson 516-319-2459 Walk-ins Welcome!

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St. Joseph ParishAdult Faith Formation BoardPresents RisenThe extra-scriptural story of Clavius, the Roman tribune charged with finding the body of Jesus and disproving the rumors of a risen Messiah, in order to prevent an uprising in Jerusalem. His interaction with the Apostles (and glimpses of Jesus) is a transformative experience (not likely to advance his career as a Roman soldier). The film, starring Joseph Fiennes as Clavius, Tom Felton as his aide, and Chris Curtis as Jesus, provides a different perspective on the period following the Resurrection.Sunday, April 23, 20172:00 p.m. in the St. Agnes Room This is the f...

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Respect Life Prayer Vigils

Posted on April 04, 2017 in: General News

Good Friday: Prayer Vigil 10:30 AM to 12 Noon in front of Nassau University Medical Center  2201 Hempstead Turnpike, East Meadow  Meet at the corner of Hempstead turnpike and Clearmeadow Drive Sponsored by the Long Island Coalition for Life     Holy Saturday: Prayer vigil 10:30 AM to 12 Noon in front of Planned Parenthood 540 Fulton Avenue,  Hempstead  Sponsored by the Cathedral Church of the Intercessor  Please join your fellow St. Joseph Parishioners in prayer in front of these two facilities that perform abortions. Your presence will be a peaceful public wi...

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First Communion Schedule

Posted on April 04, 2017 in: General News

The children of St. Joseph Parish will be receiving First Communion beginning on April 30th at the 10:30AM and 1PM Masses. The First Communion ceremonies will continue on Sunday, May 7th at the 10:30AM and 1PM Masses and on Sunday, May 21st at the 10:30AM and 1PM Masses. Let us remember our children in prayer as they receive the Lord for the first time. Please note: The 11:45AM Mass on those days will be held in the Auditorium.

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