Rosary and Procession in Astoria

This week’s Tablet TALK highlights upcoming vocation events, service-oriented Boy Scouts, a walk to support local families in need and much more.

Fall Film Festival in Astoria

The Fall Film Festival at Immaculate Conception Church, Astoria, gets underway this month. The schedule includes three film night, all accredited by the diocesan Faith Formation Office and the Sacred Heart Institute.

Astoria Parish Retreat

October is Respect Life Month. This week’s Tablet TALK invites readers to participate in a pro-life prayer vigil, highlights upcoming fundraisers for the Life Center of New York and Mercy Home, and much more.

Juana Mitre Barrera

Juana Mitre Barrera, the wife of Deacon Francisco Hernandez, of Immaculate Conception parish, Astoria, died Sept. 4.

Immaculate Conception Academy

Immaculate Conception School in Astoria is now Immaculate Conception Catholic Academy. Come and be part of the new tradition.

Principals Honored for Longtime Service in Catholic Educational Leadership

Principals leading local Catholic academies and schools were honored at the annual Principals’ Longevity Recognition Awards Celebration at the Immaculate Conception Center, Douglaston. They were recognized for their committed service, leadership and dedication to the mission of Catholic education within the diocese.

Ruby Jubilee for Astoria Pastor

Msgr. Fernando Ferrarese, pastor of the Immaculate Conception Church, Astoria, will celebrate his 40th anniversary of priesthood on this Divine Mercy Sunday, April 23, with a 1:30 p.m. Mass of thanksgiving.