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Entries for April 2018

We welcome Seminarian Christopher Loester to St. Joseph Parish. Chris is a native Long Islander, born in Elmont. He grew up and currently resides in Curé of Ars Parish, Merrick. He is a seminarian studying at St. Joseph Seminary, Yonkers, for the Diocese of Rockville Centre, having completed three years of major studies in preparation for...

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All are invited to honor our Blessed Mother in a special way. We will celebrate our May Crowning after the 10 AM Family Mass next Sunday, May 13th. Please join us as we honor Mary our Mother.
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Next Weekend, May 5/6, at all Masses, a second collection will be taken up benefiting our St. Joseph’s Elementary School and the Tomorrow’s Hope Foundation. Our school is a wonderful and amazing place for our young Catholics to grow in their faith and receive an excellent education. The mission of St. Joseph School i...

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For our Girl Scout Silver-Award project we are collecting newborn clothing to help offset the cost for these generous foster families. Please help us support foster parents through Spence-Chapin adoption agency. These foster parents are volunteer families who open up their homes to care for newborns awaiting adoption. These foster familie...

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Our second-grade students will be receiving First Holy Communion on the weekends of April 29th, May 6th and May 20th. Please note: on Sunday, April 29th, May 6th and May 20th First Holy Communions will take place at the 10:30 AM and 1:00 PM Masses in the Church. The 11:45 AM Masses on those days will be held in the Auditorium. May ...

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We shared with our parishioners two weeks ago a summary of the work accomplished through the generous support of our parishioners in the Capital Campaign. We reiterate that sincere Thank you! We also introduced the new work that has begun on the exterior of the south wall of the nave, with pictures of examples of the damage. A little b...

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On Sunday, April 15th the Youth Group went to New York City to see the Broadway Show, School of Rock. Thanks to our Chaperones Mrs. Verano and Mrs. Gambino. Phil Malloy, Youth Minister Director
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Dear Parishioners and School Families, The St. Joseph School Board currently has four (4) positions that are open for the 2018-2019 school year. All four 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 t...

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Sunday, April 15th 7:45 am - 1:45 pm St. Joseph Church - School Gym 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 fluids No tattoos for past 12 months For qu...

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