Parish Events Highlights
Five Tuesdays: July 11 - August 8
Join us for five Tuesdays at 7:00 PM in the Lower Church
|July 11||What is Faith and Why Believe?||Fr. Connolly
|July 18||Jesus - Why He Makes a Difference||Fr. Kreiser
|July 25||Why Did Jesus Suffer, Die and Rise?||Fr. Sorgie
|August 1||Why Belong to the Church?||Fr. Pepra
|August 8||Heaven, Hell, Purgatory||Fr. Paul
August 1 - 10, 2017
2017 marks the 100th Anniversary of Our Lady’s appearances to the children at Fatima.
Fr. Connolly will be leading a group to Fatima, Portugal and Lourdes, France this coming August.
Members of the group will fly into Lisbon and visit Fatima, Salamanca, Burgos and Lourdes.
The pilgrimage will include round-trip airfare from NY, accommodations at 4-star hotels, breakfast
and dinner each day, professional Catholic guides, sightseeing, restaurant and hotel tips and
luggage handling (1 piece per person), and more. Mass will be celebrated daily. For complete details,
see the brochure.
Monday, August 7
The film The Face of Mercy, produced by the Knights of Columbus, will be shown free of charge,
on Monday, August 7 at Fr. Fata Hall. Guests are invited between 6:30 and 9:30 PM. This is a film
about Sr. Faustina and the Divine Mercy. All parishioners are invited. Please RSVP to John Larkin:
629-7798 to help us plan or if you have any questions.
Register now through Sunday, July 2
Vacation Bible Camp will take place Monday, August 14 - Friday, August 18, 8:45 -11:45 AM in the Lower Church.
This year’s theme is
Maker Fun Factory:
Created by God, Built for a Purpose
Come join us for a week filled with faith, fun and friends! Bible Camp is for children entering
grades 1-6 and the cost is $75 per child. Our Teen Bible camp is for pre-teens & teens entering
grades 7-12; the cost is $25 per teen. Register early! Spaces fill up fast.
The registration period runs through Sunday, July 2. The
forms for Child Registrations, Teen Registrations, and Volunteer
Registrations will be posted on our web site on Mother’s Day
Please see the flyers for complete details.
Pilgrimage to Canadian Shrines
Friday, September 8 - Monday, September 11
We are planning a pilgrimage to Shrines in Quebec and Montreal, Canada for September 8-11.
The trip will include visits and Mass at:
- St. Joseph Oratory, Montreal
- St. Anne de Beaupre, Quebec
- Notre Dame de Cap, Cap du la Madeleine
- St. Francis Xavier Mission and Shrine of St. Kateri Tekakwitha, first Native American Indian Saint
The cost of the trip, including the bus, is $730 per person for double occupancy and $890 per person for single occupancy.
The enrollment deadline is Friday, June 16; final payment is due by Friday, June 30.
Please contact Ronnie (771-7910) or Sr. Cora (961-3643 ext. 114 or send her a message).
See the flyer for photos and complete information.
Here are the Terms and Conditions for the trip.
Join Us in Prayer
Sunday, September 10
The members of the Assumption Altar Rosary Society will meet at Assumption Church on the 2nd Sunday of each month
to recite the Rosary prior to the 9 o’clock Mass (except during the summer months).
All are welcomed to join us in prayer.
For other news or events items, please refer to a current bulletin.