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

PREVIOUS WEEK’S CHURCH OFFERING

May 12, 2019
$6,211.00 – Collection

Thank you for your continued support of this Parish.

MEMORIALS

May 19th to May 25th

Altar Bread and Wine
has been donated in Loving Memory for:

ANTONETTE McNELIS (D)

Sanctuary Lamp will burn in Loving Memory for:
MARIA (L) & GABOR (L)
MONTGOMERY

Altar Candles will burn in Loving Memory for:
JIMMY FIGUEROA (D)

Paschal Candles will burn in Loving Memory for:
DEVANEY & McBRIDE FAMILIES (D)
Requested by: Nora Devaney

Memorials are available, kindly contact Rectory Office.

COLLECTION(S) MAY

  • May 30th -The Ascension of the Lord

Please pray for the sick
of our parish:

Florence Madlambayan
James & Maryann League
Philomena O’Connor
Ann Pryor
Ernesto Tan
JosePanlilio Sr.
George
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
Rosalia Caruso
Luz Mary Plazas
Rose Galvez
Leah Raymundo
Tony Alialy
Mary Inghilterra
Carmen Wilson
Henao
Flora Orolfo
Norma Pinedo
Elizabeth Yee
John Occhi
Alex Almario
Sandra P. Carvajal
Julissa Martinez
Luis Arnulfo Carvajal
Francisco Arcueta
Victoria
Teresita & Colleen Danseco
Thomas Patrick Donohue
Ray Stanton
Vianid Ramirez
Arlene Prestenbach
Helen Concepcion
Maria Concepcion
Janette Starke
Andrea Antonio

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 19, 2019 Fifth Sunday of Easter

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May 19, 2019 Fifth Sunday of Easter Acts 14:21-27 Psalm 145 Revelation 21:1-5a John 13:31-33a, 34-35 Introduction to the Liturgy of the Word God...

ANNOUNCEMENTS

MEMORIAL DAY – Monday, May 27

There will be only one Mass at 9:00 a.m.  The Rectory Office will be closed.


PARISH REGISTRATION

All persons/families should be registered in the Parish. Registering for the parish not only makes you more a part of the family of Ascension Church it gives a chance for you and your family to be counted. Registration forms are available at the entrance of the Church and at the Rectory Office. Kindly fill out the form and leave at the Rectory Office or in the collection basket. Thank you.

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REGISTRACIÓN PARROQUIAL

Todas personas/familias deberán de estar registrados en la Parroquia. El registrarse le dará una oportunidad de ser miembros de la familia de la Acensión y ser contados. Los formularios de Registración están disponibles en la entrada de la Iglesia y en la Oficina Parroquial.  Favor de llenar el formulario y devuelvalo a la Oficina Parroquial o en la colecta. Gracias.


FAITH FORMATION ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS FOR SEPTEMBER CLASSES

Faith Formation Office is accepting Registrations for classes to start in September of 2019. Classes are at the school building located at 86-37 53rd Avenue and are held on Sundays from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., from September through May.

A new registration 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 is not baptized
– A Parish Transfer letter is required if child attended another parish

For more information about registration or if you would be interested in volunteering for the Faith Formation Program, please contact Mrs. Maria Gallo, DRE at 718-335-2626 Ext 13 or e-mail at:

ascensionfaithformation1@gmail.com

Adult classes for Faith Formation are also at the Parish Center. For information please contact Mrs. Maria Gallo, DRE, at the above mentioned phone or e-mail contact.

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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 toman lugar en la escuela 86-37 53rd Avenue los domingos de 8:30 a.m. a 10:30 a.m., de septiembre a mayo.

Todos estudiantes deberán de estar registrados antes del comienzo de clases. Se requiere los siguientes documentos para registrar:

-Fe de Bautizo
-Acta de Nacimiento, si no tiene bautizo
-Carta de Translado se requiere si asistio clases en otra Parroquia

Para más información o si le interesa ser voluntario en el programa contactar a la Sra. María Gallo, Directora al 718- 335-2626, Ext. 13 o al correo electronico:

ascensionfaithformation1@gmail.com

Clases para adultos son ofrecidas en el Centro Parroquial (dirección escolar). Personas interesadas deberán de hacer cita con la Sr. María Gallo, teléfono y correo electronio mencionado arriba.

ANNUAL CATHOLIC APPEAL 2019
FAITH & GOOD WORKS

Ascension Parish’s Goal: $42,747.00
Parish Summary Report as of: May 13, 2019
81 donors
Pledged: $20,111.25
Received: $12,166.25
The goal at Ascension Church is $42,747. Once we exceed our goal, we will then receive 100% of all funds raised above this figure directly back to our parish. Envelopes are provided in the Church. Please remember that no gift is too small. Thank you.

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CAMPAÑA CATÓLICA ANNUAL 2019
Fe & Buenas Obras

La meta de nuestra Iglesia Asunción es $42,747. Después de sobrepasar nuestra meta, recibiremos 100% de los fondos recaudados por encima de esta cifra directamente para nuestra parroquia. Dispone

PRAYER GROUPS AND DEVOTIONS

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.

CHRISTIAN LIFE PROGRAM
The Christian Life Program sponsored by Couples for Christ will meet in the lower Church on the following Sundays:
May 19, June 2, June 9, June 16 and June 30.

Arrival and Registration starts at 1:30 p.m.

All are invited to attend.

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: June 6, 2019
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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 June 7, 2019
Holy Hour For Priests and Priestly Vocations
Exposition and Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament
after 9:00 a.m. Mass.


OUR LADY OF FATIMA THE MOST SACRED HEART OF JESUS THE BLACK NAZARENE
First Friday, June 7, 2019, 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 1, 2019. 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 8, 2019. 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.

TAGALOG MASS
Every Second Sunday of the month at 5:00 p.m.
June 9

CEBUANO MASS
Every First and Third Sunday of the month at 5:00 p.m. May 19; June 2 and June 16

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: Sunday, June 2, 2019.
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

FAITH FORMATION CALENDAR

  • May 19 Last Day of Classes 8:30 a.m. Mass
    followed by Faith Formation Gathering in the school
    (dismissal will be at the school at 11:30 a.m.)

ACTIVITIES & MEETINGS

  • Encountered Couples Fri. 05/17/19 7:30 p.m. L.C.
  • Health Fair Sun. 05/19/19 7:00 a.m. L.C.
  • Couples for Christ Sun. 05/19/19 3:00 p.m. L.C.
  • Health Fair Sun. 05/19/19 7:00 a.m. L.C.
  • Couples for Christ Sun. 05/19/19 3:00 p.m. L.C.
  • Zumba Mon. 05/20/19 7:00 p.m. L.C.
  • Spanish Prayer Group Tues. 05/21/19 7:00 p.m. ***
  • Zumba Wed. 05/22/19 7:00 p.m. L.C.
  • Spanish Choir Practice Wed. 05/22/19 8:00 p.m. L.C.
  • Diocesan Choir Practice Thurs. 05/23/19 8:00 p.m. L.C.
  • Encountered Couples Fri. 05/24/19 7:30 p.m. L.C.
  • Women’s Retreat Sat. 05/25/19 10:00 a.m. L.C.
  • Couples for Christ Sun. 05/26/19 2:00 p.m. L.C.

***Spanish Prayer Group to meet in Church on this day.

Mass Intentions

Friday May 17th – Easter Weekday
7:00 am Mother’s Day Mass Remembrance
9:00 am Severiano Madlambayan

Saturday May 18th – St. John I, Pope & Martyr
9:00 am Mother’s Day Mass Remembrance
Alfredo & Remedios Sagarbarria
Joseph Venturina
Godofreda & Prisco DeMesa
Rhodora Buencillo
Gloria Schiff
Aristocles Pana
5:00 pm Martin Heeb

Sunday May 19th
8:30 am Mother’s Day Mass Remembrance
Andrea Azurin (L)
10:30 am Raymond & Christine Au-Yeung (L)
12 Noon Anthony Facciuto
1:15 pm Herlinda Manrique

Monday May 20th – St. Bernardine of Siena, Priest
7:00 am Mother’s Day Mass Remembrance
9:00 am Charles Doherty

Tuesday May 21st– St. Christopher Magallenes, Priest, & Companions, Martyrs
7:00 am Mother’s Day Mass Remembrance
Joseph Erwin Fuentes (L)
9:00 am Belizario & Mario Bermudez

Wednesday May 22nd– St. Rita of Cascia, Religious
7:00 am Susan A. Francisco (L)
9:00 am Tomas Villamin

Thursday May 23rd – Easter Weekday
7:00 am Marcelo, Martin & Isabel Tambongco
9:00 am Alfredo Escalderon

Friday May 24th – Easter Weekday
7:00 am Lau Ching Ip
9:00 am Luis Fernandez

Saturday May 25th – St. Bede the Venerable, Priest and Doctor of the Church; St. Gregory VII, Pope;
St. Mary Magdalene de’Pazzi, Virgin
9:00 am Elmira, Gloria & all Deceased Members of the Tanoy Family
Asuncion Omega
Diosdada Lopez
Carmen Wilson (L)
5:00 pm Martin Heeb

Sunday May 19th
8:30 am Mother’s Day Mass Remembrance
Andrea Azurin (L)
10:30 am Raymond & Christine Au-Yeung (L)
12 Noon Anthony Facciuto
1:15 pm Herlinda Manrique

Monday May 20th – St. Bernardine of Siena, Priest
7:00 am Mother’s Day Mass Remembrance
9:00 am Charles Doherty

Tuesday May 21st – St. Christopher Magallenes, Priest, & Companions, Martyrs
7:00 am Mother’s Day Mass Remembrance
Joseph Erwin Fuentes (L)
9:00 am Belizario & Mario Bermudez

Wednesday May 22nd – St. Rita of Cascia, Religious
7:00 am Susan A. Francisco (L)
9:00 am Tomas Villamin

Thursday May 23rd – Easter Weekday
7:00 am Marcelo, Martin & Isabel Tambongco
9:00 am Alfredo Escalderon

Friday May 24th – Easter Weekday
7:00 am Lau Ching Ip
9:00 am Luis Fernandez

Saturday May 25th – St. Bede the Venerable, Priest and Doctor of the Church; St. Gregory VII, Pope; St. Mary Magdalene de’Pazzi, Virgin
9:00 am Elmira, Gloria & all Deceased Members of the Tanoy Family
Asuncion Omega
Diosdada Lopez
Carmen Wilson (L)