Diocesan News

Profit in Bath Beach

Gelfnt and St. Finbar'sMsgr. Jamie Gigantiello, vicar for development, presents Father Michael Gelfant, pastor of St. Finbar Church, Bath Beach, and members of the parish with a check for $7,643. This check represents the amount that St. Finbar has gone over its assigned goal for the 2013 Annual Catholic Appeal. If all pledges are paid in full, the parish can receive more than $11,700 in additional funds. Shown, from left, are Father Gelfant; Louis Ignatius; Lorraine Mazzola, member of the parish council; Richard Uzzi, parish trustee; Eileen La Ruffa, parish trustee; and Msgr. Gigantiello.