- Winter Issue
Anointing of the Sick
New English Mass Text
(Sunday Vigil Mass)
Communion service only
|Saturday||9:00 AM Mass|
Holy Days: consult the bulletin
Children's Liturgy of the Word is held every Sunday at the 9:30 AM Mass
Confession: Saturday 4:30 PM
Miraculous Medal Novena: Monday - 9:00 AM Mass
PATRON SAINT FRANCIS XAVIER FEAST DAY MASS~ December 3rd, 10AM Almighty and everlasting God, we thank you for your servant Francis, whom you called to preach the Gospel to the peoples of Asia. Pour out the abundance of your Spirit upon each one of us and grant that we may imitate the example of his virtues. This we ask through Christ, Our Lord. Amen.
MASS OF ANOINTING OF THE SICK~ Saturday, December 7th at 9am COME TO ME and I will give you peace. These words of Jesus invite all who are sick or suffering to turn to Him in need. Take this opportunity of prayer to receive the grace and strength of this sacrament of healing.
FEAST OF THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION~ Monday, December 9th at 9AM Not a holy day of obligation
LESSONS AND CAROLS~ Monday, December 9th at 7:30PM This program includes Advent and Christmas readings from Scripture, music of the season sung by the choir, and communal singing of traditional Christmas carols.
RELIGIOUS EDUCATION PROGRAM RAFFLE
Seek out parents from our Religious Education Program for Children, who will selling
raffle tickets to support our efforts.
Tickets are $1.00 each or 6 for $5.00.
Prizes will be drawn at our Breakfast with Santa on December 21st. Please support our Religious Education Program by taking some raffles. We thank you.
ST. VINCENT De PAUL
We are in need of your help, especially soups, vegetables, tuna, peanut butter, jelly, crackers, coffee, fruits, teas and any other non-perishable (and not expired) items. Please leave the food in the front of the church, on the left hand side of the altar in front of the statue of Mary.
ST FRANCIS AMONG THE PRETTIEST IN THE BOROUGH
So says Brooklyn Magazine: "On the north end of Sixth Avenue stand many churches, our favorite of which is this one, whose gargantuan spire towers over the neighborhood." Stop by Mass any day, Brooklyn Mag readers! Be sure to check out the pictures of the other beautiful buildings of worship listed.
ST FRANCIS XAVIER ON FACEBOOK!
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