Around the Diocese

Around the Diocese: Dec. 9, 2017


Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Red Hook — Breakfast with Santa, Dec. 9, 9 a.m. $5. To reserve a seat, call 624-1572.

St. Dominic, Bath Beach — Flea Market, Dec. 9, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 259-4636.

St. Francis Xavier, Park Slope – Christmas Fair, Dec. 9, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the lyceum. Lessons and Carols and a Christmas Tree Lighting Service, Dec. 11, 7:30 p.m.

Our Lady of the Presentation-Mercy, Brownsville — Our Lady of Guadalupe Celebration, Dec. 11, 7 p.m. rosary; Dec. 12, 5 p.m. Mass with mariachis and Aztec dances. Call 345-2604.

St. Finbar, Bath Beach — 40 Hours of Exposition, Dec. 14, 5 p.m. starting with Mass. Call 236-3312.

Our Lady of Grace, Gravesend — Paint Nite, Dec. 15, 7 p.m. in the Father Stankus Community Center. Tickets: $45. Call 372-0733.

St. Columba, Marine Park — Christmas Concert, Dec. 16, after 5 p.m. Mass. Dedicated to deceased parishioners and priests of the diocese. Free. Call 338-6265.

St. Thomas Aquinas, Flatlands — Lessons in Carols, Dec. 16, 7:30 p.m. Call 253-4404.

Our Lady of Peace, Gowanus/Park Slope — Traditional Latin Mass, Dec. 17 and every Sunday at 9:30 a.m. Missalettes with translation available. Call Dorothy, 836-0804, or Joan, 238-7280.

St. Ephrem, Dyker Heights — Friendship Club, Dec. 20, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Call 833-1010.


Our Lady of the Snows, N. Floral Park — Christmas Tree Lighting and Carol Procession, Dec. 9, 6 p.m. with children dressed as Mary and Joseph. Pony rides for children. Ends with hot chocolate and cookie reception. Rain date: Dec. 16.

Immaculate Conception, Jamaica Estates — Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Dec. 9, 5 p.m. rosary procession, 5:30 p.m. bilingual Mass. Call 739-0880.

St. Matthias, Ridgewood — Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Dec. 9, 6 p.m. Spanish Mass, 8-11:30 p.m. cultural performances. Call 821-6447.

St. Teresa, Woodside — “For the Birds” Film Festival, Dec. 9, 6:15 p.m. in the parish center. Movie: “Winged Migration.” Free popcorn.

St. Thomas the Apostle, Woodhaven — Giant Indoor Holiday Flea Market, Dec. 9, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Call 847-1353.

St. Joan of Arc, Jackson Heights — Flea Market and Craft Fair, Dec. 10, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. in the Msgr. Boylan Auditorium. Call 429-2333.

Incarnation, Queens Village — Simbang Gabi, Dec. 10, 2 p.m. Eucharistic celebration, program and refreshments. Host: Filipino Community.

Our Lady of Lourdes, Queens Village — Lessons and Carols, Dec. 10, 4:30 p.m. in church. Adult and children’s choirc. Call 479-5111.

Our Lady Queen of Martyrs, Forest Hills — Christmas Concert, Dec. 10, 4 p.m. Featuring the Oratorio Society of Queen, Orchestral Arts Ensemble of Queens, guests soloists and music director David Close. Cost: $30, $10 under age 12. Call 268-6251.

St. Mary’s, Long Island City — Nativity Pageant, Dec. 10 presents by parish youth. Free. Call 786-0705.

St. Bartholomew, Elmhurst — Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Dec. 11, 8 p.m. rosary, procession, Aztec dances, Mass, mananitas, dancing and food; Dec. 12, 9 a.m. Mass; 6 p.m. rosary dancing and closing Mass. Call 424-5400.

St. Anastasia, Douglaston — Healing Mass, Dec. 12, 6:30 p.m. with Father Augustine Fernando.

St. Nicholas of Tolentine, Jamaica — Simbang Gabi, Dec. 15-23, 7:30 p.m. Mass weekdays and5 p.m. on weekends. On Dec. 21, Bishop Neil Tiedemann, C.P., celebrates 7:30 p.m. Mass.

Resurrection-Ascension, Rego Park — Concert: A Celebration of the Nativity, Dec. 15, 7:30 p.m. presented by the Diocesan Choir Celestial Voices Chamber Orchestra. Tickets: $15; $10 age 12 and under.

Heart to Heart Ministry Residence, Bayside — Friday Holy Video. Dec. 15 6:30 p.m. with Sister Ave Clark, O.P. Call 428-2471.

SS. Joachim and Anne, Queens Village — Christmas Concert, featuring students from SS. Joachim and Anne School, Dec. 15, 7 p.m. $10. Call 465-2230.

St. Matthias, Ridgewood — Feast of the Divine Child Jesus and Virgin of Ecuador, Dec. 16, 7 p.m. Spanish Mass; 8-11:30 p.m. cultural performances. Call 821-6447.

Incarnation, Queens Village — Parish Christmas Caroling, Dec. 16. Meet at 6 p.m. in the parking lot to go singing through the streets.

St. Sebastian, Woodside — Prepare the Way of the Lord: Advent Retreat, Dec. 16, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. with Father Henry Torres. Donation: $10. Sponsored by the Brothers and Sisters of Our Lord of the Miracles. Call 646-739-3340.

St. Matthias, Ridgewood — Christmas Concert, Dec. 17, 4 p.m. in church. Featuring the parish and academy choirs. Free. Call 821-6447.

Holy Trinity, Whitestone — Special Needs Mass, Dec. 17, 12:30 p.m. Mass will be signed in ASL. Call 746-1479.

St. Sebastian, Woodside – Film and Discussion: “The Nativity Story,”Dec. 17, 3:30-5 p.m. Call 646-734-8958.

Our Lady of the Angelus, Rego Park — Infant Jesus Celebration, Dec. 19, 7 p.m. Mass celebrated by Father Ricardo Perez. Call 897-4444.

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