Once a month, parishioners of St. Dominic Church welcome a group of special guests to dinner. Volunteers set up tables covered with tablecloths, put out dishes, forks and knives, and place vases of flowers on the tables. Their guests are homeless men and women.
All the paperwork is in order and construction has begun on a $1.3 million project that will triple the seating capacity of the worship space, install a wheelchair ramp and bring the bathrooms up to code.
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.
St. John’s University, Jamaica, fencing alumnus Daryl Homer won not one but two gold medals at the Pan-American Championships in Montreal in mid-June.
This week’s Tablet TALK features a novena to St. Rocco in North Floral Park, prayerful soccer players in Bensonhurst, an honor for a St. John’s University professor and much more.
St. Dominic parish in Bensonhurst is proud to announce the inaugural St. Dominic’s Cup Indoor Soccer Tournament, scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 5, from 2 to 4:30 p.m. A championship game will follow on Sunday, Aug. 6 at 2:30 p.m.
A non-profit after-school program that focuses on improving grades for students is using tennis as its centerpiece.
For the 10th year in a row, families celebrated the legacy of St. John Bosco, also known as St. Don Bosco, at St. Peter Catholic Academy, Bensonhurst.
Trinity Rescue and the Bensonhurst Cluster Homeless Outreach Program conducted a Christmas party for the homeless at St. Dominic’s Church.
While many Catholics in the diocese expressed support for the new president-elect, some were disappointed but willing to give the next president a chance.