Diocesan Calendar

Updated Jan. 21, 2015

PARISH EVENTS: BROOKLYN     (scroll down for Parish Events for Queens)   

Our Lady of Mercy, Brownsville — Feast of Our Lady of Altagracia Mass and celebration, Jan. 24, 5 p.m. Call 346-3166.

Good Shepherd, Marine Park — Narcotics Anonymous, Jan. 24, 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. Call Ann, 253-3348, or Jeff, 646-644-4943.

St. James Cathedral-Basilica, Downtown Brooklyn — Pro Vita Mass, Jan. 24, 5 p.m. Mass. Honoring Bishop Frank Caggiano, Michael Marino and Cathy Donohoe. Celebrant: Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio.

Good Shepherd, Marine Park — Blood Drive, Jan. 25, 8:15 a.m. – 2:15 p.m. in the school auditori- um. Call Jim, 917-873-1871.

Our Lady of Peace, Gowanus/Park Slope — Traditional Latin Mass, Jan. 25, 9:30 a.m. Missalettes with translation available. Call Dorothy, 836-0804.

St. Patrick, Bay Ridge — SWISH for Kids benefiting Frankie’s Mission for children with cancer, Jan. 25, 10 a.m. Call 757-6000 or fbstella@verizon.net.

Visitation B.V.M., Red Hook — Healing Mass, Jan. 30, 7 p.m. Call 624-1572.

Sacred Hearts-St. Stephen, Carroll Gardens — A New Year Delicious Brunch Retreat, Jan. 31, 8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. with Sister Ave Clark, O.P. Free. Call 596-7750.

St. Thomas Aquinas, Flatlands — International Food Festival, Jan. 31, 7-11 p.m. in Msgr. King Hall. Adults: $20; Youth under age 18: $5. Call 253-4404.

St. Finbar, Bath Beach — Flea Market, Feb. 1, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. in parish center. Free admission. Call 236-3312.

St. Thomas Aquinas, Flatlands — Bereavement Support Group, Feb. 2, 7 p.m. in the Aquinas Center. Call 253-4404 ext. 16.

St. Teresa of Avila, Prospect Heights — Mini Brunch Faith Sharing Retreat, Feb. 4, after 8:30 a.m. Mass with Sister Ave Clark, O.P. Call 428-2471.

St. Joseph Co-Cathedral, Prospect Heights — Black History Month Mass of Thanksgiving, Feb. 8. 3 p.m., homilist and celebrant Bishop Shelton Fabre of Louisiana, concelebrant Bishop Guy Sansaricq. Contact Elreta Fowler, 774-3806 or blackcatholic- concern@diobrook.org.

St. Jude, Canarsie — Third Order Carmelites of Our Lady Grace meeting, Feb. 1, 2 p.m. in the Maria Lopez Community Room. Call 917-767-2515.

St. Patrick, Bay Ridge — Brooklyn St. Patrick’s Parade Installation Dance, Feb. 7, 8 p.m. – 12 a.m. in the auditorium. Cost: $40. Grand Marshal: John Dunleavy. For tick- ets, call 499-9482.

Our Lady of Angels, Bay Ridge — Bay Ridge Singles Club’s Valentine’s Brunch, Feb. 8, 2 p.m. Ages 45-65. $25-$30. Contact Mike, 718-833-1257 or mikeric- cio4@gmail.com.

St. Augustine, Park Slope — Mini Brunch Retreat: Prepare for Lent, Feb. 12 after 9 a.m. Mass with Sister Ave Clark, O.P. Call 428- 2471.

Holy Name of Jesus, Park Slope — Eucharistic Adoration, Feb. 12 after the 11:15 a.m. Mass with Benediction at 5:30 p.m. Contact 768-9013 or acox42@nyc.rr.com.

Holy Cross, Flatbush — Unlock the Power: Charismatic Renewal Day of Prayer and Fasting, Feb. 13, 7:30 p.m. Multilingual prayer, praise, worship and teaching. Speaker: Father James Massa. Eucharistic adoration with Msgr. Joseph Malagreca. Call 377-4101.

Our Lady of Miracles, Canarsie — 2,000 Hail Marys, Feb. 17, 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. Call Yolene, 812-8200, or Cheryl, 646-474-8126.

St. Thomas Aquinas, Flatlands — Bereavement Support Group, Feb. 18, 2:30 p.m. in the Aquinas Center. Call 253-4404 ext. 16.

Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Sunset Park — Pro-life Mass, Feb. 20, 7:30 p.m. Call 492-9200.

Our Lady of Peace, Gowanus/Park Slope — Learning about the Traditional Latin Mass, Feb. 21, 12 p.m. followed by Missa Cantata (sung Traditional Latin Mass) at 1 p.m. Call 624-5122.

St. Gregory the Great, Crown Heights — Mini Brunch-Lunch Lenten Retreat, Feb. 21, 9:30 a.m. with Sister Ave Clark, O.P. Call 428-2471.

PARISH EVENTS: QUEENS

St. Fidelis, College Point — Women in Faith: Three-Part Series, Jan. 23, 30 and Feb. 6, 7:30 p.m. in the Madonna Room with Father Anthony Rosado. Bilingual. Call 445-6164.

Most Precious Blood, Long Island City – Holy Hour For Vocations, Jan. 23, 7:30 p.m. confessions and 8 p.m. Holy Hour. Presider: Father James Rodriguez. Refreshments follow.

Nativity B.V.M. – St. Stanislaus, Ozone Park — Blood Drive, Jan. 24, 3-7 p.m. in church hall. Call Patricia, 835-6853.

American Martyrs, Bayside — Mini Brunch Retreat for Women, Jan. 24, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. in Sullivan Hall. Theme: One More Gift to Open, Use Generously Presenters: Paula Santoro and Sister Ave Clark, O.P. To attend, call 428-2471.

St. Teresa, Woodside — Our Lady of Altagracia Celebration, Jan. 25, 10:30 a.m. Mass. Call 784-2123.

St. Joan of Arc, Jackson Heights — Flea Market and Craft Fair, Jan. 25, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. in Msgr. Boylan Auditorium. Call 429-2333.

Our Lady of the Angelus, Rego Park — Healing Mass, Jan. 26, 8 p.m. Celebrant: Father Betancourt. Arrive by 6:45 p.m. for confession and rosary. Call 897-4444.

Bishop Molloy Retreat House, Jamaica Estates — Hermit Day: The Benefits of Solitude, Jan. 28, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Spiritual direc- tion available. Free-will offering. To register, call 739-1229.

St. Helen, Howard Beach — Rosary Society Presentation with Sister Ave Clark, O.P., Feb. 1, after 9:30 a.m. Mass.

St. Mel, Flushing — Rosary Society Presentation with Sister Ave Clark, O.P., Feb. 2 at 7:30 p.m.

Immaculate Conception Center, Douglaston — St. Michael’s Guild, Feb. 4, 7:30-8:30 p.m. for young adults age 18-35. For details, email stmichaelsguild@dio- brook.org.

St. Andrew Avellino, Flushing — Daily News Golden Gloves Night, Feb. 4, 7:30 p.m. in the school gym. For VIP seats and details, call 359-0417 or 359-7887.

St. Fidelis, College Point — Traditional Latin Mass, Feb. 6, 7:15 a.m. Missalettes with translation. Call Darryl, 347-612-6853.

St. Teresa, Woodside — Oldies Dance, Feb. 7, 8 p.m. in the parish auditorium. Tickets: $20 adult/$35 couple. Age 21 and older only. For tickets, call 784-2123.

St. Josaphat, Bayside — Flea Market, Polish Meat and Bake Sale, Feb. 8. 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Vendors wanted. Call Steve, 224-3052.

St. Kevin, Flushing — Catholic Widows/Widowers of Queens Meeting, Feb. 9, 7 p.m. in the school cafeteria. Call Augustine, 296-4642, or Nancy, 353-1045.

Sacred Heart, Bayside — World Day of Prayer for the Sick, Feb. 11, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. prayer services. Call 224-5695.

St. Teresa, Woodside — French Film Festival with Msgr. Steven Ferrari, Feb. 14, 6:15 p.m. in the parish center. Film: La Cage aux Folles. Free. Next film night: March 14. Call 784-2123.

St. Nicholas of Tolentine, Jamaica — Blood Drive, Feb. 15, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. in Tolentine Hall. Call 969- 3226.

St. Benedict the Moor, Jamaica — Ash Wednesday Lenten Retreat, Feb. 18, after 8:30 a.m. Mass with Sister Ave Clark, O.P. Call 428- 2471.

St. Fidelis, College Point — Traditional Latin Mass, Feb. 20, 7:15 a.m. Missalettes with transla- tion. Call Darryl, 347-612-6853.

Heart to Heart Ministry, Jamaica — Holy Video, Feb. 20, 6:30-8:30 p.m. with Sister Ave Clark, O.P. To RSVP, call 428-2471.

Our Lady of Light, St. Albans — Men’s Spirituality Retreat, Feb. 20- 22, Graymoor Retreat Center, Garrison, N.Y. $150. Call Deacon Taylor, 723-9722.

American Martyrs, Bayside — Defensive Driving Course, Feb. 21, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. $45. Call 631- 360-9720.