Around the Diocese

Around the Diocese: Feb. 17, 2018

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Our Lady of the Presentation-Our Lady of Mercy, Brownsville — African Heritage Month Film Festival, Feb. 17, 6 p.m. Film: “Hotel Rwanda.” Call 345-2604.

St. Dominic, Bensonhurst — Flea Market, Feb. 17, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

St. Martin de Porres, Bedford-Stuyvesant — St. Lucian Independence Day Mass, Feb. 18, 10:15 a.m. at Our Lady of Victory Church. Celebrant and homilist: Msgr. Theo Joseph. Refreshments to follow.

Guardian Angel, Brighton Beach – Filipino Mass, Feb. 18, 2:30 p.m.

St. Edmund Elementary, Sheepshead Bay – Radio Bingo, Feb. 24, 6 p.m. in the parish hall. Tickets: $30. Call 648-9229.

St. Rita, East New York — Memorial Mass: 10th Anniversary of Msgr. John T. Peyton’s death, Feb. 24, 7:30 p.m. Call 647-4910.

St. Patrick, Bay Ridge — The Rhapsody Players present “Musical Memories,” songs from the 1950s to the ’80s, Feb. 24, 7:30 p.m. Cabaret-style setting. $20, includes coffee, dessert. 50/50. Call 646-335-2710 or email

Our Lady of the Presentation-Our Lady of Mercy, Brownsville — African Heritage Month Film Festival, Feb. 24, 6 p.m. Film: “42” about the life of Jackie Robinson. Call 345-2604.

Our Lady of Angels, Bay Ridge – Bereavement Support Group, Feb. 24, 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Call Judy, 748-1164.

Our Lady of Peace, Gowanus/Park Slope – Traditional Latin Mass, Feb. 25, 9:30 a.m. Missalettes with translation. Call Dorothy, 836-0804, or Joan, 238-7280.

St. Agatha, Sunset Park – Filipino Mass. Feb. 25, 2 p.m.

St. Ephrem, Dyker Heights – Bereavement Support Group, six-week session, begins Feb. 26, 7 p.m. in the Spirituality Center. Call Sister Ann Martha, 921-9518.


Heart to Heart Ministry Residence, Bayside — Friday Holy Video Evening, Feb. 16 with Sister Ave Clark, O.P.

St. Sebastian, Woodside – Bishop Barron’s Pivotal Players: “St. Catherine of Siena,” Feb. 18, 3:30 – 5 p.m. in parish center. Discussion follows. Call 646-734-8958.

Immaculate Conception Center, Douglaston — Black History Month Mass of Thanksgiving, Feb 18, 4 p.m. Concelebrant and homilist: Auxiliary Bishop Roy Campbell, Jr. of the Archdiocese of Washington, D.C. Call 574-5772.

Holy Trinity, Whitestone — Special Needs Mass, Feb. 18, 12:30 p.m. Call 746-1479.

St. Joan of Arc, Jackson Heights – Filipino Mass. Feb. 18, 1:30 p.m.

St. Josaphat, Bayside — Casino Trip: Empire City, Yonkers, Feb. 21 9:30 a.m. Cost: $25 (get back $10 in play, $5 in food). For reservations, call Joy, 917-921-7631.

Our Lady of Lourdes, Queens Village — Evening of Praise and Adoration, Feb. 23, 7:30 p.m. Music: Averlis. Call 479-5111.

St. Clare, Rosedale – Black History Month Mass, Feb. 25, 11 a.m. Celebrant and homilist: Father Alonzo Cox. Call 341-1018.

Our Lady of Mercy, Forest Hills – Blood Drive, Feb. 25, 8:45 a.m.-2:45 p.m.

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