WEEKEND MASS SCHEDULE

Saturday
5:00 PM Vigil

Sunday
8:30 AM
10:30 AM
12:00 PM

1:15 PM Spanish

Daily Mass Times

Monday – Friday
7:00 AM
9:00 AM

Saturday
9:00 AM

Confession

Saturday
4:00 PM to 4:50 PM or by appointment

Devotions

Miraculous Medal Novena:
Following the 9:00 AM Mass on Monday

Weekly Bulletins:

Latest Bulletin

LAST WEEK’S CHURCH OFFERING

September 16, 2018
$5,389.00 – 1st Collection
$1,333.00 – 2nd Collection – St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Fund

Thank you for your continued support of this Parish.

MEMORIALS

September 23 to September 29

Altar Bread and Wine
has been donated for:

THANKSGIVING TO THE HOLY FAMILY
Requested by: Conchita Chua

Sanctuary Lamp will burn in Loving Memory for:
JULIET FERN (L)

Altar Candles will burn for:
JOHN J. MORALES, SR. (D)

Memorials are available, kindly contact Rectory Office.

COLLECTION(S) SEPTEMBER

  • September 16th -St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Fund
  • September 23rd -Faith Formation

Please pray for the sick
of our parish:

Florence Madlambayan
James & Maryann League
Philomena O’Connor
Ann Pryor
Mauro & Ernesto
Tan
Jose Panlilio Sr.
George
Sandra P. Carvajal
Julissa Martinez
Consuelo
Gaspar Balsamo
Rosette
Au-Yeung
Joel Rivera
Carmen Moredo
Elisa Marquina
Maria Rubio
Joy Himalaloan
James Leung,
Elie Fornilda
Clinton & Patricia Panday
John Mavrovick
Janjan Paredes Occena
Kurt Himalaloan
Fides “Gigi” Chan
Rosalia Caruso
Angel Villacres
Luz Mary Plazas
Amelia Parantar
Rose Galvez
Leah Raymundo
Tony Alialy
Sadiri Castaneto
Mary Inghilterra
Warren Sicherman
Carmen Wilson
Julissa Martinez
Carvajal Henao
Cristina Jose Panlilio,
Flora Orolfo
Norma Pinedo
Dinah Neri

Please call the rectory, 718-335-2626, (or e-mail ascensionrc@aol.com) to notify us of any names that should remain or be added. The name(s) will remain on the Sick List for (4) weeks unless otherwise informed.

Is God calling you? Do you want to learn more about the Catholic Faith? Are you interested in becoming part of our Catholic family?

If you, or some one you know is interested in determining if God is calling you to be part of our faith community, please contact the Rectory office at 718-335-2626 to set up an appointment with one of our Priests.

THE GOOD NEWS

September 23, 2018 Twenty-fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time (B)

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2018 ANNUAL CATHOLIC APPEAL

Ascension Parish’s Goal: $40,711.00
Parish Summary Report as of: Sept. 17, 2018
122 donors
Pledged: $24, 648.33
Received: $21,088.33

Remember no gift is too small! Thank you.

Ascension Parish Health Fair 2018 highlights

ANNOUNCEMENTS

MUSIC MINISTRY

As summer comes to an end, we are looking to recruit new members for the parish adult choir. Rehearsals generally are held on Wednesday evenings in the Church at 7:30 p.m. and the choir sings on Sunday mornings at 10:30 a.m. Attendance at both times is required for membership. Anyone interested in becoming a part of this music ministry is asked to contact Mr. Peter Roland at the Rectory Office 718-335-2626. Thank you.


FAITH FORMATION REGISTRATIONS 2018-2019

Faith Formation Office is accepting Registrations for classes in September. Classes will start on Sunday, September 16th at the school building (86-37 53rd Avenue) at 8:30 a.m.

Registration takes place in the Rectory Office BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. To set-up an appointment please call Mrs. Gallo at 718-335-2626 ext 13.

For your convenience we will have Faith Formation registration on the following days and locations:

SCHOOL BUILDING
86-37 53rd Avenue
Sundays:
September 23 & 30
Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

No appointment will be necessary to register on these two dates. Please make every effort to come in on any of these two days to register your child(ren) for classes.

 

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EDUCACIÓN RELIGIOSA ACEPTANDO INSCRIPCIONES PARA CLASES EN SEPTIEMBRE

Inscripciones para el Programa de Educación Religiosa para el año escolar 2018-2019 serán aceptadas. Las clases comienzan el domingo 16 de septiembre en la escuela (86-37 53rd Avenue) a las 8:30 a.m.

La registraciones tomarán lugar en la Oficina Parroquial POR CITA SOLAMENTE. Para hacer una cita favor de llamar a la Sra. Gallo al 718-335-2626 ext. 13.

Si no desea hacer cita, puede pasar por la Oficina Parroquial o en la escuela para inscriber a sus hijo(s) en los siguientes dias:

ESCUELA
86-37 53rd Avenue
domingos:
23 y 30 de septiembre
Horario: 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m

Cita no es necesaria en estos dos dias y todo esfuerzo para registrar a sus hijo(s) en estos dos dias será agradecido.

ADULT CLASSES / CLASES PARA ADULTOS

For information on adult classes please call Mrs. Gallo at 718-335-2626 for an appointment.

Para información de clases para adultos favor de llamar a la Sr. Gallo al 718-335-26

HORARIO DE ATENCIÓN EN ESPAÑOL

Día: lunes a viernes 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Noche: lunes, martes y viernes 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.


SPANISH PRAYER GROUP
Meet: Tuesdays at 7:00 p.m. in the Lower Church. All are invited.

GRUPO DE ORACIÓN EN ESPAÑOL
Reunión: martes a las 7:00 p.m. en el sótano de la Iglesia. Todos estan invitados.

COUPLES FOR CHRIST
Couples for Christ meet Sundays in the lower Church from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
All are welcome to attend.

PAREJAS POR CRISTO
Parejas por Cristo tienen reunión en el sótano de la Iglesia todos los domingos de 2:00 p.m. a 5:00 p.m.
Todos estan invitados.

ROSARY MAKING MINISTRY
Meet every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m. in the lower Church. All are welcome.  Next Meeting: Thursday, Oct. 4th at 6:30 p.m
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MINISTERIO DE HACER ROSARIOS
Reunión el primer y tercer jueves del mes a las 6:30 p.m. en el sótano de la Iglesia. Todos son bienvenidos.

OUR LADY OF PERPETUAL HELP
Every Wednesday there will be a Novena for Our Lady of Perpetual Help after the 9:00 a.m. Mass. Every First Wednesday of the month there will be a 7:00 p.m. Mass in honor of Our Lady of Perpetual Help.

FIRST FRIDAY OCTOBER 5
Holy Hour For Priests and Priestly Vocations
Exposition and Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament
after 9:00 a.m. Mass.


DEVOTIONS TO: OUR LADY OF FATIMA THE MOST SACRED HEART OF JESUS THE BLACK NAZARENE
First Friday, October 5, 2018, Recitation of the Holy Rosary at 6:30 p.m. Eucharistic Celebration at 7:00 p.m.

2000 HAIL MARY’S
Lower Church Hall October 6, 2018. Every First Saturday of the Month at 8:00 a.m. followed by 9:00 a.m. Mass. Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament. 2000 Hail Mary’s will resume until 4:00 p.m.

OUR LADY MARY MEDIATRIX OF ALL GRACE
Second Saturday of the month, October 13, 2018. Recitation of the Holy Rosary immediately after the 9:00 a.m. Mass.

LITURGY OF THE HOURS
Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. The group gathers in the front pews on the Tabernacle side.

CEBUANO MASS
Every First and Third Sunday of the month at 5:00 p.m.  September 16; October 7 and October 21

LITURGY OF THE HOURS
Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m.
The group gathers in the front pews on the Tabernacle side.

ASCENSION PARISH ROSARY SOCIETY
The Rosary Society will not meet from July through September 2018.
Next Meeting: October 7, 2018
The Rosary Society gathers at the 10:30 a.m. Mass on the First Sunday of the month.  Meeting and fellowship in the lower Church  immediately following the Mass.

UPCOMING EVENTS

ACTIVITIES & MEETINGS

  • Couples for Christ Sun. 09/23/18 2:00 p.m. L.C.
  • Zumba Mon. 09/24/18 7:00 p.m. L.C.
  • Spanish Prayer Group Tues. 09/25/18 7:00 p.m. L.C.
  • Zumba Wed. 09/26/18 7:00 p.m. L.C.
  • Spanish Choir Practice Wed. 09/26/18 8:00 p.m. L.C.
  • Diocesan Choir Practice Thurs. 09/27/18 8:00 p.m. L.C.
  • Encountered Couples Fri. 09/28/18 7:30 p.m. L.C.
  • Couples for Christ Sun. 09/30/18 2:00 p.m. L.C.

Mass Intentions

Friday September 21st
– St. Matthew, Apostle & Evangelist
7:00 am Gerardo A. Salvador
9:00 am Deceased Members of Bordador & Santacruz Families

Saturday September 22nd – Weekday, BVM
9:00 am Au-Yeung Family (L)
Mateo Tayamen
Corazon Sablay
Rodolfo Santos
Teresita Soriano

Saturday September 22nd
5:00 pm Chester & Henrietta Jazwinski

Sunday September 23rd
8:30 am Michael Devaney
10:30 am Tina Ngo (L)
12 Noon Felicia & Theodore Facciuto
1:15 pm Benigno Portillo (L)
Mauricio Lopez (L)
Jose Dario Restrepo
Julissa Martinez Carvajal (L)
Mariela Vargas

Monday September 24th – Weekday
7:00 am Gerardo A. Salvador
9:00 am John B. Coman

Tuesday September 25th – Weekday
7:00 am Vita (L) & Lino Angeles (L)
9:00 am Elmira Tanoy

Wednesday September 26th – Ss. Cosmos & Damian, Martyrs
7:00 am Capistrao Racho
9:00 am Tom Donohue

Thursday September 27th – St. Vincent de Paul, Priest
7:00 am Amado & Susana Francisco
9:00 am Maureen Morrisey

Friday September 28th – St. Wenceslaus, Martyr;
St. Lawrence Ruiz & Companions, Martyrs
7:00 am Lorenza Jalon
9:00 am Anna May Martija

Saturday September 29th – Ss. Michael & Gabriel, Archangels
9:00 am Rev. Msgr. Charles A. Bleilevens, Pastor Emeritus
Simplicia Ngo
Felipe Woo & Teonita Woo
Helen Elizabeth Bruen (Bliss)