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Entries for August 2015

In Sympathy

Posted on August 31, 2015

It is with our deepest sorrow that we inform you of the death of Roger Descoteaux, beloved father of Rev. Lee Descoteaux. He passed away peacefully at his home in Maine surrounded by his family. Father Lee would like to thank all of the parishioners for their concern and prayers for him and his family during this difficult time.

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Parish Party Update

Posted on August 31, 2015

As we are proceeding with the planned work on the church and other parish facilities, we expect to conduct a major Capital Funding Campaign in the near future. In light of the fact that we will be asking parishioners to make pledges toward that Campaign, we have decided to postpone the Parish Party until November 2016. I thank those on the various committees who were ready to begin work for a Party this fall; their unflagging loyalty is deeply appreciated. But we do not want to overburden our generous parishioners with two financial appeals – the Parish Party with its Journal and the Capital Campaign at the same time...

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Papal Visit Tickets

Posted on August 19, 2015

PAPAL VISIT Tickets for the Mass at Madison Square Garden with Pope Francis on Friday, September 25th at 6:30 PM will be available on a lottery basis through the Diocese of Rockville Centre. If you would like tickets please fill out the form which is attached and return to: Office of Bishop-Papal Tickets  Diocese of Rockville Centre  P. O. Box 9023-Rockville Centre, NY 11570  or by email: papalvisit@drvc.org  Forms must be returned by September 10, 2015 

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Golden Wedding Liturgy

Posted on August 19, 2015

The Diocese of Rockville Centre Golden Wedding Liturgy Honoring Couples Married Fifty Years or More This fall, couples that have been married fifty years or more will be honored at liturgies on Sunday, October 4th, at the Church of St Rose of Lima in Massapequa and on Sunday, November 8th at the Church of Christ the King in Commack. Both liturgies begin at 2:30pm. Couples may register for ONE liturgy. Registration forms may be obtained by clicking on the attachment below and must be received by the Office of Worship by September 18th for the October 4th liturgy, and by October 23rd for the November 8th liturgy. There wil...

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Youth Ministry - T-Shirt Contest

Posted on August 17, 2015

We are looking for our youth to design the t-shirt which we will all wear for the Opening Kick Off Youth Rally in October.  Contest Rules:  Ideas and designs must be original. Must be submitted in a PDF or jpeg format and emailed to Phil Malloy at xcheef46@aol.com and received no later than September 5th.  Be creative! The winning design will be worn by everyone who attends the Youth Rally on October 23rd .... and there will be great prizes awarded. 

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Woman of God who desire to be filled with the Holy Spirit, are invited to a weekend retreat at the Montfort Spiritual Center from October 30th through November 1st hosted by the Long Island Women's Retreat Ministry. Guest speaker will be Patricia Molnar, who will present "The Reed of God", a spiritual classic written in 1944 by Caryll Houselander.    Please click on attachment for more information and reservation form. 

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