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

May 10, 2018
Ascension of the Lord

May 13, 2018

$8,211.00 – Collection

Thank you for your continued support of this Parish.

MEMORIALS

May 20th – May 26th

Altar Bread and Wine
has been donated for:

JULIA HOMOLA (D)
Requested by: Family

Sanctuary Lamp will burn in Loving Memory for:
JIMMY FIGUEROA (D)

Altar Candles will burn for:
MONTGOMERY FAMILY (L)

Memorials are available, kindly contact Rectory Office.

COLLECTION(S) JUNE

  • June 3rd – Communications
  • 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
Joenel Codotco,
Consuelo
Gaspar Balsamo
Rosette Au-Yeung
Joel Rivera
Susana Tasayco
Carmen Moredo
Elisa Marquina
Maria Rubio
Joy Himalaloan
James Leung
Elie Fornilda
Clinton & Patricia
Panday
John Mavrovick
Janjan Paredes Occena
Kurt Himalaloan

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

May 20, 2018 Pentecost (B)

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

MEMORIAL DAY
Monday, May 28th is a Civil Holiday
There will be only one Mass at 9:00 a.m. and the Rectory Office will be closed.


 2018 ANNUAL CATHOLIC APPEAL

“Answer the Call”

Ascension Parish’s Goal: $40,711.00

Parish Summary Report as of: May 14, 2018

67 donors
Pledged: $13,578.33
Received: $8,587.33

Remember no gift is too small! Thank you.

 


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 JUNE 1
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, June 1, 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 June 2, 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, June 9, 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
Next Meeting: June 3, 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. All ladies and men are welcome.

CEBUANO MASS
Every First and Third Sunday of the month at 5:00 p.m. May 20; June 3 and June17

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. 05/20/18 2:00 p.m. L.C.
Zumba Mon. 05/21/18 7:00 p.m. L.C.
Spanish Prayer Group Tues. 05/22/18 7:00 p.m. L.C.
Zumba Wed. 05/23/18 7:00 p.m. L.C.
Spanish Choir Practice Wed. 05/23/18 8:00 p.m. L.C.
Diocesan Choir Practice Thurs. 05/24/18 8:00 p.m. L.C.
Zumba Fri. 05/25/18 6:30 p.m. L.C.
Encountered Couples Fri. 05/25/18 7:30 p.m. L.C.
Couples for Christ Sun. 05/27/18 2:00 p.m. L.C.

Mass Intentions

Friday May 18th – St. John I, Pope & Martyr
7:00 am Mother’s Day Mass Remembrance
9:00 am Emma McCauly

Saturday May 19th – Easter Weekday
9:00 am Raymond & Christine Au-Yeung (L)
Baltazar & Emralino Family (L)
Benjamin Gonzales
William Boetel
Corazon Epe
Lisa Morre (L)
5:00 pm Montgomery Family (L)

Sunday May 20th
8:30 am Marcelo & Isabel Tambongco
10:30 am Virginia Ngo (L)
12 Noon Anthony Facciuto
1:15 pm Andrea Azurin (L)
Andrea Alberco
Jose Ricardo Chavez (L)
Fredy Ricardo Chavez (L)
Jose Silvestre Ordoñez

Monday May 21st– St. Magallanes, Priest, & Companions, Martyrs
7:00 am Mother’s Day Mass Remembrance
Gerardo A. Salvador
9:00 am Alfredo Escalderon

Tuesday May 22nd – St. Rita of Cascia, Religious
7:00 am Mother’s Day Mass Remembrance
Nia Paredes de Kowalski
9:00 am Tomas Villamin & Magdalena Villamin

Wednesday May 23rd– Weekday
7:00 am Mother’s Day Mass Remembrance
9:00 am Jacqueline Bacani (L)

Thursday May 24th–Weekday
7:00 am Mother’s Day Mass Remembrance
9:00 am Luis Fernandez

Friday May 25th– St. Bede the Venerable, Priest & Doctor of the Church; St. Gregory VII, Pope; St. Mary Magdalene de’ Pazzi, Virgin
7:00 am Jeffrey Tamborlane
9:00 am Elmira Tanoy

Saturday May 26th – St. Philip, Neri, Priest
9:00 am Amado & Susana Francisco
Benjamin Gonzales
Humphrey Himalaloan
Rev. Raymond Luis
Cecilia La Fleur
Cheng Briones