Around the Diocese

Around the Diocese: Aug. 26, 2017


St. Thomas Aquinas, Marine Park — Charismatic Renewal Mass, Aug. 25 at 7:30 p.m. with Father Anthony Ozele. Call 377-4101.

St. Fortunata, East New York — African Community’s Anniversary Retreat, Aug. 25 and 26, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Call 647-2632.

Our Lady of Peace, Gowanus/Park Slope — Traditional Latin Mass, Aug. 20 and every Sunday at 9:30 a.m. Missalettes with translation available. Call Dorothy, 836-0804, or Joan, 238-7280.

St. Athanasius, Bensonhurst — Summer Outdoor Youth Program: Trick or Treat Night, Aug. 30, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Carnival games, costume contest, DJ, rides, games, candy, popcorn, scavenger hunt. Toddlers to high school age. Fee: $5 per child. Email or call/text 490-4469.

St. Athanasius, Bensonhurst — Book Club, Aug. 30, 7 p.m. in the convent. Book: “The Girls of August” by Anne Siddons. Call 236-0124.

St. Joseph Co-Cathedral, Prospect Heights – Voices of St. Joseph Choir Rehearsals, Aug. 30, 5 p.m. children’s choir, 7 p.m. English adult choir; Aug. 31, 7 p.m. Spanish adult choir. Email

Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Sunset Park — Healing Mass, Sept. 1, 7:30-9:30 p.m. in the lower church. Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament and a Holy Hour following Mass. Call 492-9200.

K. of C. Cardinal Stritch Council, Bensonhurst — Steak, Spuds and Suds, Sept. 8, 7 p.m. Live entertainment, and unlimited beer, wine and soda. $45 per person. Tickets through Sept. 5. Call Lou, 917-513-2856, or Steve, 646-296-4927.

K. of C. St. Finbar Council, Bath Beach — Franks and Brew, Sept. 9, 6:30 p.m. in the parking lot. $10, includes franks and beer. Advance tickets only. Call 236-3312.

Good Shepherd, Marine Park — Blessing of the Backpacks, Sept. 10, 10 a.m. Mass for all students. Part of the parish’s 90th anniversary celebration. Call 998-2800.

St. Finbar, Bath Beach — Flea Market, Sept. 10, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Call 236-3312.

Holy Family Church, Canarsie — Charismatic Renewal Mass, Sept. 12, 7:30 p.m. Celebrant: Bishop Guy Sansaricq. Opening event of the parish’s Life in the Spirit Seminar, Tuesdays, Sept. 19-Oct. 17, 7:30 p.m. Call 257-4423.


Incarnation, Queens Village — Bible Study Group, Aug. 25, 7:30 p.m. in Our Lady of Perpetual Help meeting room.

Our Lady of the Cenacle, Richmond Hill — Helpers of God’s Precious Infants Pro-Life Mass and Prayer Vigil, Aug. 26, 7:30 a.m. Mass, followed by procession to abortuary. Call 291-2540.

Immaculate Conception, Jamaica — Car Wash, Aug. 26, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. in the school parking lot. Sponsored by Royal Star Theater. Suggested offering: $10.

Incarnation, Queens Village – Summer Flea Market, Aug. 26, 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Tables: $25. Call 465-8534.

Our Lady of the Angelus, Rego Park — Flea Market, Aug. 27, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. in the soccer field. Tables: $30. Call 897-4444.

Immaculate Conception, Jamaica — Immigrant Healthcare Outreach, Aug. 27 at the 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Masses. Maya Hernandez Cinto will be speaking.

Our Lady of the Angelus, Rego Park — First Wednesday Devotion to St. Joseph, Sept. 6, 10:15 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Novena, Benediction, Confession, Anointing of the Sick, Mass. Call 327-7250.

St. John Vianney, Flushing — Indoor Flea Market, Sept. 9. Vendors welcome. Table/spot: $50. Call 762-7920.