Parish Events Highlights
Five Tuesdays: July 11 - August 8
Join us for the remaining Tuesdays at 7:00 PM in the Lower Church
|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.
Monday, August 14
Join us for a Vigil Mass on Monday, August 14 at 7:30 PM in Assumption Church as we celebrate
the Feast of the Assumption of Our Lady.
Following Mass, join us on the Piazza for an Italian Festa with Pastries, Gelato, Music and Dancing.
There will also be an Open House at the newly refurbished rectory at Assumption!
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.
Drawing on Sunday, September 24
Back by popular demand, the Parish is holding a raffle, with winners to be drawn at the end of the Padre Pio Festival
on Sunday, September 24. The tickets are $20 each or six for $100 (consider sharing the cost of 6 tickets with friends
Jets Game in Private Suite at MetLife Stadium
Valued at $10,000 this prize includes:
12 tickets in your own private suite
in the Commissioners Club
Your luxury experience includes:
Drinks and Full Buffet
Specialty entrée prepared by a “guest” celebrity chef
Choose from one of the following games:
Sunday, October 01 – Jacksonville Jaguars
Sunday, October 29 – Atlanta Falcons
Thursday, November 2 – Buffalo Bills
Sunday, November 26 – Carolina Panthers
Sunday, December 03 – Kansas City Chiefs
Sunday, December 24 – Los Angeles Chargers
Commissioner’s Club Suites are the most luxurious of all suites at MetLife Stadium.
They are located just 32 rows from the field and feature amazing views of the action.
The most exclusive club in the stadium, the suites offer unlimited food and beverages in a comfortable upscale setting,
Commissioner&rss Club suites also include:
VIP parking/parking entrance
VIP venue entrance
NYC Weekend Getaway
October 13-15, 2017
2 nights at the Bryant Park Hotel
Tickets for 2 to A Bronx Tale The Musical
Dinner at Tessa Restaurant
(Italian • French • Mediterranean)
Tour of Ground Zero and the 9/11 Memorial Museum
Samsung 55" TV
LED - Curved - 2160p - Smart - 4K Ultra HD TV - Black
Parish families have been mailed 6 tickets, but more are always available in the Parish Office and after Mass
in the sacristies of either Immaculate Conception or Assumption Church.
For other news or events items, please refer to a current bulletin.