Various events around our Community.
The Annulment Process of the Catholic Church—Questions and answers Thu, Jan 25 from 7:00-8:00pm at Christ the King Church (Bishop McGann Room in the Family Center), 2 Indian Head Road in Commack. Speaker: Fr. Lee from the Diocesan Tribunal. Please be on time. All interested Catholics are invited.
For more information, call 631-864-1623.
At St. Joseph Renewal Center—The programs take place at St. Joseph Renewal Center at Montfort Spiritual Center, 26 S. Saxon Avenue in Bay Shore. We also offer the following programs are offered at St. Joseph Renewal Center at Montfort Retreat Center, 26 Saxon Avenue in Bay Shore:
For more information on these and other programs, call 631-647-8683 or visit www.stjosephsrenewalcenter.org.
Bible Study Nights - in the Our Lady of Mercy Convent basement, Jan 8, Feb 5 and Apr 9 from 7:30-9:00pm. The December Bible Study will be led by OLM's Associate Pastor, Fr. Nasir Gulfam. The guest Priest/Deacon selects a Gospel that he is passionate about, studies the text with those in attendance, and answers questions. Bring your Bible. If you need a Bible, we have extras on hand. Our Lady of Mercy Parish is located at 500 South Oyster Bay Road in Hicksville. Park in back of the Church. The convent basement is located to the right of the back of the Church. See the blue awning with the descending staircase.
Please call or email if you plan to attend email@example.com or 516-317-1740.
Eucharistic Retreat Day—Join the Missionaries of The Most Holy Eucharist for a Eucharistic Retreat Day on Sun, Jan 21 from 8:00am-5:00pm at the Seminary of the Immaculate Conception in Huntington. The day includes hot breakfast and lunch, rosary, spiritual meditations, Holy Mass, confession, Eucharistic Adoration and Benediction, and First Blessings from our new priest Father Michael. Please bring a $35 donation with you on the day of the retreat.
Advance registration required. Email MostHolyEucharist@gmail.com or call 631-629-6514.
Face the Truth Event—Long Island Coalition for Life for the Roe v. Wade Anniversary Memorial Face the Truth event on Sun, Jan 21 from 1:30-3:00pm. This peaceful public witness will be held on the sidewalk in front of Nassau University Medical Center (2201 Hempstead Turnpike in East Meadow), a hospital that commits abortions. Be a positive sign for LIFE! Signs provided. Sponsored by the Long Island Coalition for Life.
For more information, 631-243-1435 or info@prolifeLI.org.
Join Fr. Mickey Bancroft Sailing Along Alaska’s Stunning Inside Passage—Jun 3 - 10, 2018 on Holland America’s Westerdam. Balcony and picture window cabins available.
For more information, 1-800-CATHOLIC, ext. 208 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Retreat in Assisi and Visit Rome - Fr. Jim McNamara invites you to a special retreat in the footsteps of St. Francis and St. Clare in Assisi Jun 15 – 25, 2018. Fr. McNamara will give two conferences a day for six days in Assisi with Mass each day in the various Churches. There is ample time for prayer and visiting the holy places. The entire city of Assisi becomes the retreat house. Accommodations at the Hotel Posta in Assisi, then spend three days in Rome at Domus Carmelitana, not far from St. Peter’s.
For further information, you can access the brochure at www.pilgrimages.com/frmcnamara. All arrangements are
being made by 206 Tours and you register through them. You can call Chris at 206 Tours: 800-206-8687 or email him at Chris@206tours.com.
St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center is pleased to offer Support Groups and Epm
For information/registration for any of the above classes, call 631-870-3444 or visit www.stcatherines.chsli.org.
Volunteers Needed—Maria Regina Residence, located at 1725 Brentwood Road in Brentwood, is seeking compassionate men and women who are willing to volunteer their time in varied service areas (usually one morning or afternoon per week) in assisting residents in their wheelchairs, assisting with recreational service or other needs in the building. Maria Regina Residence is a 188-bed Skilled Nursing Facility under the care of the Sisters of St. Joseph.
For more information, contact Sister Mary Sheppard, CSJ at 631-299-3299.
Worldwide Marriage Encounter—I am the living bread that came down from heaven; whoever eats this bread will live forever. Let the Lord feed and support your marriage by attending a Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekend. The next Marriage Encounter weekends are February 9-11 and Apr 27-29 in Huntington.
For more information, call John & Toni Torio at 718-344-3700 or visit us at http://www.wwmeli.org.