A Letter From the Pastor

October 1, 2023

Sunday, October 1, is Respect Life Sunday. The Long Island Coalition for Life invites all parishioners to join the largest pro-life event on Long Island this Sunday, October 1 between  the hours of 2 to 3:30 PM at the intersection of Route 110 and Route 25 near the Walt Whitman Mall. For more information, please call 631-243-1435.

On Saturday, October 14, the Daughters of Mary Immaculate Invite the women of the parish to a Communion Breakfast welcoming Fr. Matthew Kim to the Korean Catholic Apostolate (KCA) at Holy Name of Jesus. The celebration will begin with a concelebrated Mass at 10:00 AM with Fr. Matthew and Msgr. Bauhoff followed by breakfast in the parish hall. For more information and reservations, please contact Helene at Pauljwentz@aol.com or call 631-692-7897.

The Sisters of St. Dominic (the Amityville Dominican Sisters) are hosting their Autumn Evening Event on October 27, at 6:00 PM at the Crest Hollow Country Club. The proceeds help support their Ministry Fund which provides care to those most in need here on Long Island, in Puerto Rico, and in El Salvador. For tickets and/or more information, contact their Office of Advancement at 621-842-6000 x 246.

The Daughters of Mary Immaculate at Holy Name of Jesus are hosting a Holiday Flee Market on Friday, November 3 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, and Saturday, November 4 from 10:00 to 4:00 PM and after the Masses on Saturday and Sunday. Interested in being a vendor selling your own items, please contact Jiji Shapiro at mnmmom59@yahoo.com or call 516-921-2926, or Helene Wentz at Pauljwentz@aol.com 631-692-7897.

The Daughters of Mary Immaculate invite all parishioners to participate in The Box of Joy Project which supplies a shoebox filled with some toys, clothing, school supplies etc. and given to children in developing countries. For more information, please see the announcement presented elsewhere in this bulletin

If you receive an email or text from Fr. Benjamin who previously said Mass at Holy Name of Jesus requesting money or financial assistance, please do not respond. The texts/emails are NOT FROM HIM as his accounts were recently hacked.