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.

Witness to Mercy Program for Ministers to the Homebound

The Witness of Mercy Program, part of Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens’ Office of Mission, invites all who minister to the homebound to attend a morning of reflection at the Immaculate Conception Center, Douglaston, Nov. 18.

Garment of Compassion Bereavement Conference

The Bereavement Services Program of Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens’ Office of Mission will offer a Day of Reflection at the Immaculate Conception Center in Douglaston, Nov. 11.

Two Deacons Celebrate Their 25th Year of Service

About 200 of the faithful including deacons, their wives, family and friends came to the Immaculate Conception Center (ICC) on Oct. 14 for a Convocation Mass to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Diaconate Ordination Class of 1992.

Catholic Novel Series in Douglaston

Father Robert Lauder and the diocesan Office of Faith Formation, School of Evangelization, are presenting a Catholic Novel series on select Mondays this fall.

Marianist Who Served in B’klyn Marks 50th Jubilee

Brother Stephen Glodek, S.M., will mark the 50th year of his profession as a member of the Marianist community (Society of Mary) at a jubilee celebration at Immaculate Conception Center, Douglaston, Saturday, Aug. 5.

Bishop Blesses Couples Celebrating Anniversaries

Special recognition was given to couples celebrating 25th and 50th anniversaries at the diocesan Wedding Anniversary Celebration at the Immaculate Conception Center, Douglaston.

New Catholics Staying Close to the Church

On the day before the Fourth Sunday of Easter, traditionally called Good Shepherd Sunday, the adults who entered into full communion with the Catholic Church at Easter, reunited for a day of prayer, fellowship and continuing faith formation.