St. Patrick's Online Bulletin

Staying in the Light of God's Love, Mercy and Truth

02-28-2021Msgr. Ellsworth R. Walden

The older we get, the more knowledge we acquire, the more responsibilities we have, and the more concerns we have about situations and things we cannot control. We don’t have all the answers and we don’t know in detail what the future will be like. Where do we find peace? In the Gospel for today’s Mass (Mark 9:2-10), we see Jesus taking Peter, James, and John up a mountain and revealing His heavenly glory to them. Not only do they see what He is doing with His preaching, teaching, and healing, they now see Him in His heavenly glory. Not only is Jesus transfigured, two key people from centuries past appear: Moses and Elijah. As wondrous as this encounter was for Peter, James, and John, their wonder and awe would turn to absolute confusion and fear when they saw Jesus arrested and crucified. Where did they find peace?

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Announcements & Events

Deadline Notice

Information regarding the deadlines for filing proofs of claim in the Diocese’s chapter 11 case and the forms to use can be found by clicking on the following link to the Diocese’s bankruptcy website and scrolling down the page: dm.epiq11.com/drvc

Catholic Ministries Appeal

Support the work of our diocese and those in need on Long Island by giving to the Catholic Ministries Appeal.

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Sign up now for summer fun at Camp St. Patrick

Time to plan for summer. St. Patrick’s offers a state-certified summer day camp for children and young people ages 3 to 15. Plans are already underway for the summer of 2021.

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Pray for Our Nation

Add Thu, Feb 25 @ 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Please join us on Thursday evenings in the church for a Holy Hour and Prayers for our Nation. Members of our Legion of Mary and St. Anne’s Prayer Group lead us in prayer as we entrust our country to Divine Providence through Our Lady’s Intercession.

First Friday Adoration

Add Fri, Mar 5 @ 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM (every first Friday of the month)

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament following the 12:10pm Mass and concluding with Benediction at 2:30pm

XLT Holy Hour

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Join us in the church at 7:00pm.

First Saturday Devotion

Add Sat, Mar 6 @ 8:00 AM (every first Saturday of the month)

Come join us in this very special time ofprayer. Rosary beads and prayers availablein the church.

St. Patrick Parish Outreach Bereavement Program

Add Mon, Mar 8 @ 7:00 PM (every other week)

The support group meets at 7:00pm in the Large meeting room of the Parish Center on alternating Mondays. Face masks are required and social distancing will be observed.

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Join St. Patrick’s Parish Lenten Project

Add Tue, Mar 9 (weekly)

St. Patrick has adopted Tuesday as its day to cover in prayer from 7:00am-7:00pm.

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Join St. Patrick’s Parish Lenten Project

Add Tue, Mar 16 (weekly)

St. Patrick has adopted Tuesday as its day to cover in prayer from 7:00am-7:00pm.

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