Forest Hills Parish Novena Honors Patron of Priests

Our Lady Queen of Martyrs parish, Forest Hills, marked the feast of St. John Vianney with a novena from Thursday, July 27 to Friday, Aug. 4. The last day of the novena coincided with the opening of the diocesan Year of Vocations.

Antonin Kocurek

Antonin Kocurek, the father of Father Antonin Kocurek, a priest of the Diocese of Ostrava-Opava in Czech Republic, now serving in Our Lady Queen of Martyrs parish, Forest Hills, died June 10.

Diocesan Appointments – April 29

PASTOR Rev. William F. Sweeney, from parochial vicar to pastor of St. Francis de Sales, Belle Harbor, effective June 30. ADMINISTRATOR Rev. Christopher R. Heanue, from parochial vicar, to administrator of Holy Child Jesus, Richmond Hill, effective April 1. PAROCHIAL VICAR Rev. Carlos C. Velasquez, from parochial vicar of St. Sebastian, Woodside, to parochial vicar […]

Sister Eileen M. Palma, I.H.M.

Sister Eileen M. Palma, I.H.M., (formerly known as Sister M. Virginia) of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, died March 8 at Our Lady of Peace Residence, Scranton, Pa. She was 88.

Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Catholic Academy

Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Catholic Academy in Forest Hills is a Catholic, co-educational school with classes from nursery to grade eight. The academy offers half-day nursery, and both full- and half-day pre-k.

Alumni Serve Midnight Mass in Forest Hills

Many “alumni” members of the Altar-Server Society of Our Lady Queen of Martyrs parish, Forest Hills, come to serve Christmas Midnight Mass, continuing the tradition of sharing Christmas with their families and with the parish.

Obituary: Sister Eileen Miller, IHM

Sister Eileen Miller, IHM, (formerly known as Sister M. Berchmans) of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary died on Friday, Nov. 25, at Regional Hospital of Scranton.