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

Bulletin Archive

LAST WEEK’S CHURCH OFFERING

June 17, 2018

$5,279.00 – Collection

Thank you for your continued support of this Parish.

MEMORIALS

June 24 – June 30

Altar Bread and Wine
has been donated for:

MARY ANN IGNACIO (D)

Sanctuary Lamp will burn in Loving Memory for:
VICTIMS OF NATURAL
DISASTER (L) & (D)

Altar Candles will burn for:
MARANAN FAMILY (L)

Memorials are available, kindly contact Rectory Office.

COLLECTION(S) JUNE

  • June 24th – Peter’s Pence

Please pray for the sick
of our parish:

Florence Madlambayan
James & Maryann League
Philomena O’Connor
Ann Pryor
Mauro & Ernesto Tan
Jose Panlilio Sr.
Lucrecia Panlilio
George
Sandra P. Carvajal
Julissa Martinez
Consuelo
Gaspar Balsamo
Rosette AuYeung
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

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

June 24, 2018 Nativity of St. John the Baptist (B)

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

2018 ANNUAL CATHOLIC APPEAL

“Answer the Call”

Ascension Parish’s Goal: $40,711.00

Parish Summary Report as of: June 18, 2018

84 donors
Pledged: $16,798.33
Received: $10,678.33

Remember no gift is too small! Thank you.

 


“WELCOME“ REVEREND PETER CHIDI OSUAGWU

Fr. Peter will be joining us again during the months of July and August. Fr. Peter was a Parochial Vicar at our Parish from 1996 through 2008 when he returned to his native country of Nigeria. He has been returning to our Parish as summer Priest help, yearly, enhancing our spiritual lives.


INDEPENDENCE DAY

Wednesday, July 4th HOLIDAY
Masses: 9:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.
The Rectory Office will be closed.


FAITH FORMATION

ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS FOR CLASSES IN SEPTEMBER

The Faith Formation Office is registering children for its Religious Education classes for the 2018-2019 school year. A new registration form must be completed for all present students as well as new students to attend our program.

Parents MUST bring the following documents when
registering.

  • Baptism Certificate
  • Birth Certificate if Child not baptized
  • If child attended Religious Education classes at another parish a transfer letter is required

For more information about registration and information on volunteering for faith formation, please contact Mrs. Maria Gallo, DRE at 718-335-2626 ext. 13 or email at ascensionfaithformation1@gmail.com

Financial assistance for Faith Formation is available. Kindly contact Mrs. Maria Gallo, DRE.

EDUCACIÓN RELIGIOSA ACEPTANDO INSCRIPCIONES PARA CLASES EN SEPTIEMBRE
Inscripciones para el Programa de Educación Religiosa para el año escolar 2018-2019 serán aceptadas en la Oficina Parroquial. La fe de bautizo se requiere como prueba de bautizo para los estudiantes de primera vez.

Para más información en Español llame a la Oficina Parroquial durante el horario de día 718-335-2626. Para ayuda financiera con las inscripciones, contacten a la Sra. María Gallo, Directora.

HORARIO DE ATENCIÓN EN ESPAÑOL
Día: lunes a viernes 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Noche: lunes, martes y viernes


LECTIO DIVINA
To enhance the knowledge, understanding, and practice of Lectio Divina. Praying of the day’s Gospel and Centering Prayer will be the structure of each session.
Meeting Dates 2nd and 4th Mondays of each monthDue to vacation and Holiday schedule Lectio Divina will not meet in May.
They will resume June on 11th & June 25th
.

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.

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 JULY 6
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, July 6, 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 July 7, 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, July 14, 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.

ASCENSION PARISH ROSARY SOCIETY
The Rosary Society will not meet from July through September 2018.
Next Meeting: October 7, 2018

CEBUANO MASS
Every First and Third Sunday of the month at 5:00 p.m. June 17; July 1 and July 15

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

UPCOMING EVENTS

ACTIVITIES & MEETINGS

  • Couples for Christ Sun. 06/24/18 2:00 p.m. L.C.
  • Zumba Mon. 06/25/18 7:00 p.m. L.C.
  • Spanish Prayer Group Tues. 06/26/18 7:00 p.m. L.C.
  • Zumba Wed. 06/27/18 7:00 p.m. L.C.
  • Spanish Choir Practice Wed. 06/27/18 8:00 p.m. L.C.
  • Diocesan Choir Practice Thurs. 06/28/18 8:00 p.m. L.C.
  • Zumba Fri. 06/29/18 6:30 p.m. L.C.
  • Encountered Couples Fri. 06/29/18 7:30 p.m. L.C.
  • Couples for Christ Sun. 07/01/18 2:00 p.m. L.C.

Mass Intentions

Thursday June 21st– St. Aloysius Gonzaga, Religious
7:00 am Gerardo A. Salvador
9:00 am Errol Fern

Friday June 22nd– St. Paulinus of Nola, Bishop; Ss. John Fisher, Bishop and Thomas More, Martyrs
7:00 am Gerard Shevlin
9:00 am Remedios L. Cobb (L)

Saturday June 23rd- BVM
9:00 am Gerardo A. Salvador
Aurelia Sesante Sadicon
Rosito M. Villacorta
Villacorta Family (L)
Francisco & Aura Gil
Sapurnino Melecio
Gaudencio Lucido
The Holy Family, Jesus, Mary & Joseph

MASS INTENTIONS
Saturday June 23rd
5:00 pm Gizelle Kuria Jánosi

Sunday June 24th
8:30 am Michael Devaney
10:30 am Emma & Rodrigo Rosado
12 Noon Simplicia Ngo
1:15 pm Jose Irne Orozco
Angelica Celis
Suzana Ramirez

Monday June 25th – Weekday
7:00 am Helen Frontera
9:00 am Elmira Tanoy

Tuesday June 26th – Weekday
7:00 am Jose Dayro
9:00 am Our Lady of Perpetual Help

Wednesday June 27th – St. Cyril of Alexandria, Bishop & Doctor of the Church
7:00 am Amado & Susan Francisco
9:00 am Diego Tapere

Thursday June 28th – St. Irenaeus, Bishop & Martyr
7:00 am Roberto Katigbak
9:00 am Sacred Heart of Jesus

Friday June 29th – Ss. Peter & Paul, Apostles
7:00 am Clare Droesch
9:00 am Pablo Buenviaje

Saturday June 30th – The First Martyrs of the Holy Roman Church; BVM
9:00 am Alfredo & Remedios Sagarbarria
Aurelia Sesante Sadicon
Nestor Villacorta
Villacorta Family (L)
Michael Paul Ranch
Josie Cadatal (L)
Angel Villacres (L)