Bishop Discusses Recent Church and Diocesan Developments on Special Sunday Encounter Program on Telecare
On a special edition of Encounter -- Bishop John Barres will discuss Pope Francis’ recent letter to the People of God and our diocese’s response to the challenges put forth affecting the life and mission of our Church. This special program will air on Telecare beginning on Sunday, August 26th at 8:00 p.m. Other air times include: Monday at 10:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.; Tuesday at 8:00 p.m.; Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. and 10:30 p.m.; Thursday at 11:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.; Friday at 9:00 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. and Saturday at 7:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Telecare can be seen on Cablevision channel 29/137, Verizon FiOS TV channel 296, Spectrum channel 162/471. Encounter can also be viewed on demand on drvc.org, licatholic.org, tel- ecaretv.org and on Diocese of Rockville Centre Facebook (Diocese of Rockville Centre) and Twitter (@RVCDiocese) social media platforms. You are encouraged to view this important program.
St. Ignatius Loyola CYO Basketball
We are gauging the interest in CYO Basketball for our parish. We are looking for players, both boys and girls, grades 3 through 8 and coaches to compete in the Nassau Suffolk Catholic Youth Organization League. The season is 10-12 games with half in St. Ignatius and the other half at other local parishes. The girls season runs from mid-September through early January while the boys program runs mid- October through March. Registration fees will be determined once we know how many children are interested. For more information, please contact Dave Fantry at email@example.com. Thanks.
Nocturnal Adoration Society
Nocturnal Adoration will be held this month on Saturday, September 1, 2018. It will begin at the conclusion of the 5:00 PM Mass and end with Benediction at 9:00PM. Come and spend one hour with the Lord
Everyone is welcome to join in this vigil of prayer before the Blessed Sacrament.
St. Ignatius Senior Club
St. Ignatius Senior Club meetings will be held as follows:
Where: Town of Oyster Bay Community Center on Broadway (next to the former Chroma Paint)
When: 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month.
Time: 11am to 3pm
Next meeting will be held on September 5th. For more information, please call Bunny Mac Donald at 516 937-1549.
New Members 60 years old and older are welcome to join!
Faith & Football 2018 Catholic Young Adult Speaker Series
Diocese of Rockville Centre
When: Thursday, September 6th
Time: Doors open at 7PM, 8:30pm Game Watch and Social
Where: Mulcahy’s Pub and Concert Hall, Wantagh, NY
There will be wings and beer provided.
September 6th talk will be “Are You Happy”
All between the ages of 21 to 39 are invited to attend.
If you have any questions, please call
516 678-5800 Ext 277. or you can visit them at www.DRVCYA.ORG.
Spirituality for Singles
Monthly Singles Gathering
When: Saturday, September 8, 2018
Time: 8:30 PM
Where: St. Aidan Parish, 510 Willis Ave., Williston Park, NY, 11596
This Monthly Gathering for singles; discussion and socialization.
Ages 35+;$5.00 donation - snacks, pizza and beverages will be served.
Contact: Ray (516) 561-6994 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Eucharist Retreat Day
Join the Missionaries of The Most Holy Eucharist for a Eucharistic Retreat Day on Sunday, September 9, 2018 from 8 am-5 pm at the Seminary of the Immaculate Conception in Huntington. The day includes Hot Breakfast & Lunch, Rosary, Spiritual Meditations, Holy Mass, Confession, Eucharistic Adoration & Benediction. You must register in advance - space is limited. Please e-mail MostHolyEucharist@gmail.com or call 631-896-0870. Please bring a $35 donation with you on the day of the retreat.
Book Talk Series
Come and meet Robert Trexler speaking on: George MacDonald—The Grandfather of Christian Fantasy
When: Sunday, September 16, 2018
Where: Seminary of the Immaculate Conception, 440 West Neck Road, Huntington, NY
For directions or other information, please call 631-423-0483, ext. 141 or e-mail them at libraryweb@icseminary. edu.
Bereavement Support Group
“CRAZY” is normal for those suffering the loss of a loved one. Please consider joining an even- ing Bereavement Support Group, with trained facilitators. The group will meet for eight Wednesday evenings, beginning September 26, at Holy Family Parish (O’Dea Center), 17 Fordham Ave., Hicksville. PRE-REGISTRATION is necessary. CALL: Sister Carol, 516-938-3846x331 by
Sept. 17th for more information.
Our Lady of Mercy CYO Track
The mission of Our Lady of Mercy CYO Track program is to provide a fun, relaxed environment where boys and girls, from kindergarten through 8th grade, can learn the basics of track and field while also developing sportsmanship and teamwork skills. No experience required.
Gennesaret Retreat is a retreat especially designed for persons who live with a serious illness. This retreat offers a respite, a quiet time, an oasis, to enable one to continue the journey. The retreat focuses on God’s love, His forgiveness, and His faithfulness. The retreat will take place as follows: When: Friday, September 21st,
Saturday, Sept. 22nd & Sunday, Sept. 23rd. Where:Montfort Spirituality Center in Bay Shore. To register or for more information, please call Colette Fanelli (631) 665-7052.
Caregivers Support Group at Holy Family Parish
Are you responsible for an elderly or frail parent, spouse, child or sibling? Are you caring for someone who is ill or homebound? A Caregivers Sup- port Group gathers on the fourth Tuesdays each month from 1:00-2:15pm at the Holy Family Parish (O’Dea Center), 17 Fordham Ave., Hicksville. Our next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 25 at 1:00PM. A burden shared is often made lighter by the support of others.
Call Sister Carol if you have any questions 938-3846 x 331.
Bus Trip to Sands Casino, Bethlehem PA
Hosted by Catholic Daughters of America, Hicksville, NY
When:Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Cost:$43 per person, which includes the driver’s tip
Give back: $30 slot play and $5 food voucher
Time: Please arrive at 8:30 am - Return approx. 8:30 pm
Parking:# 999 So. Oyster Bay Road (dead end)
Reservations: Please call Barbara at (516) 935-5576 . Please make checks payable to CDA.
**The first to pay is the first on the bus, etc. **