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:

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LAST WEEK’S CHURCH OFFERING

August 12th, 2018

$5,868.00 – Collection

Thank you for your continued support of this Parish.

MEMORIALS

August 19th– August 25th

Altar Bread and Wine
has been donated for:

LUIZA MONTEIRO (D)

Sanctuary Lamp will burn in Loving Memory for:
MILDRED BABINO (L)

Altar Candles will burn for:
SICK & HOMEBOUND PARISHIONERS
OF ASCENSION CHURCH (L)

Memorials are available, kindly contact Rectory Office.

COLLECTION(S) AUGUST

  • August 5th -Air Conditioning
  • August 15th -The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
  • August 26th -Air Conditioning

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
Domingo Decena
Warren Sicherman
Carmen Wilson
Julissa Martinez Carvajal Henao

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

August 19, 2018 Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time

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2018 ANNUAL CATHOLIC APPEAL

“Answer the Call”

Ascension Parish’s Goal: $40,711.00
Parish Summary Report as of: August 13, 2018
109 donors
Pledged: $22,288.33
Received: $17,521.33

Remember no gift is too small! Thank you.

Ascension Parish Health Fair 2018 highlights

ANNOUNCEMENTS

FAITH FORMATION REGISTRATIONS 2018-2019

Faith Formation Office is accepting Registrations for classes in September.

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 Sunday, Spetember 9th from 9:30 a.m – 1:00 p.m. at the Rectory Office and on Sunday, September 16th from 8:30 a.m. —11:00 a.m. in the School Building.  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.

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 718-335-2626 para hacer una cita.


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: August 16 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 SEPTEMBER 7
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, September 7, 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 September 1, 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, September 8, 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.  August 19, September 2 and September 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
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. 08/19/18 2:00 p.m. L.C.
  • Zumba Mon. 08/20/18 7:00 p.m. L.C.
  • Spanish Prayer Group Tues. 08/21/18 7:00 p.m. L.C.
  • Zumba Wed. 08/22/18 7:00 p.m. L.C.
  • Spanish Choir Practice Wed. 08/22/18 7:00 p.m. L.C.
  • Diocesan Choir Practice Thurs. 08/2318 8:00 p.m. L.C.
  • Zumba Fri. 08/24/18 CANCELLED*
  • Encountered Couples Fri. 08/24/18 7:30 p.m. L.C.
  • Couples for Christ Sun. 08/26/18 2:00 p.m. L.C.*Zumba is cancelled on Friday’s during the months of July and August.

Mass Intentions

Thursday August 16th – St. Stephen of Hungary
7:00 am Leticia C. Maranan (L)
9:00 am Dante Ponciano R. Ocaya

Friday August 17th – Weekday
7:00 am Bernadette Santos (L)
9:00 am Virginia Alcantara (L)

Saturday August 18th – Weekday, BVM
9:00 am Alexis Kristyanna Colago (L)
Rebecca Venturina (L)
Florencia Carpena (L)
5:00 pm Chester Jazwinski

Sunday August 19th
8:30 am Rajen Gomes (L) & Family
10:30 am Beniamina & Guiseppi Coniglio
12 Noon Facciuto Family (L) & (D)
1:15 pm Benigno Portillo (L)
Mauricio Lopez (L)
Familia Tlachino (L)
Familia Ganzhi Bustos (L)
Judith Vascomez

Monday August 20th – St. Bernard, Abbot & Doctor of the Church
7:00 am Elmore Schueler
9:00 am Claudia Marquez (L)

Tuesday August 21st – St. Pius X. Pope
7:00 am Gerardo A. Salvador
9:00 am Errol Fern

Wednesday August 22nd – The Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary
7:00 am Cesar & Melba Termulo (L)
9:00 am Terry Facciuto (L)

Thursday August 23rd – St. Rose of Lima, Virgin
7:00 am Robert A. Williams
9:00 am Errol Fern

Friday August 24th – St. Bartholomew, Apostle
7:00 am Clare Condit
9:00 am Errol Fern

Saturday August 25th – St. Louis; St. Joseph Calasanz, Priest; BVM
9:00 am Elmira Tanoy
Lydia DeVilla (L)
Mateo Tayamen Jr. (L)