Browsing the 2015 archive of Blog

Feast of the Immaculate Conception

Posted by beth mannion on 11/30/15

Tuesday, December 8th is the Feast of the Immaculate Conception, a Holy Day of Obligation.  All Masses will be celebrated in the Main Church. Masses times are: Monday Night 7:30pm; Tuesday 8:00am and 12:10pm.

Parish Youth Group

Posted by beth mannion on 11/29/15

All high school students are invited to join us as we begin our ministry to our parish youth. Please join us Sunday, December 6th at 5:00pm in the school. Pizza and soda will be served. Meetings are usually the 1st & 3rd Sunday evening of the month. Though there ... Read More »

Advent Giving Tree

Posted by beth mannion on 11/29/15

During the four weeks of Advent, our parish will put up an ADVENT GIVING TREE to give us a chance to bring Christmas joy to the children of the inmates at the Bedford Hills Correctional Facility. The prison may NOT accept clothing in  black, orange or gray; toy guns; ... Read More »

Feast Around the World with St. Francis

Posted by beth mannion on 8/11/15

Join us in celebrating our patron saint, St. Francis and the Feast of St. Francis!

On Saturday, October 3th we will hold the Feast of Saint Francis International Dinner.  This event will take place in the parish hall beginning at 6:30pm, and is an organized potluck dinner.  Families or ... Read More »

Silver Jubilee Celebration for Fr. Steven Clark

Posted by beth mannion on 8/11/15

Join us as we come together to celebrate Fr. Clark's 25 Years of Ordination to Priesthood!

Saturday, September 19th

The celebration will begin with Mass at 5:30pm in the church, followed by Dinner at 6:45pm in St. Francis of Assisi's Parish Hall.


RSVP is required by phoning the rectory ... Read More »

Stay Connected This Summer

Posted by beth mannion on 7/04/15

The days of summer are often filled with fun, family and travel... Stay connected to St. Francis during these summer months. Check our website for news and events, read the bulletin online Subscribe to Flocknote - we will deliver new and information right to your email or phone.  You ... Read More »

Adult Confirmation, Baptism, Communion Class

Posted by beth mannion on 7/04/15

ADULT CONFIRMATION/BAPTISM/COMMUNION R.C.I.A.(Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults) Is God calling you to a closer relationship with Him?

                        “Come, then, return to me and learn to know me as your Father, who repays good for evil, love ... Read More »

In Step with Fr. John

Posted by beth mannion on 7/04/15

As a fundraiser to raise money for the front steps of the Church, Fr. John will walk 500 miles before his 77th birthday on October 6th. As you read this, he has already walked 50 miles. Any donation will be appreciated. The goal is $50,000. A gift of 10 ... Read More »

Religious Education Registration

Posted by beth mannion on 6/06/15

Registration for the 2015-2016 year begins on Monday, June 8th and continues until July 30th. We suggest you register early to get the day you need as classes fill up quickly.

Grades 1-5 are Tues. or Wed. from 4:15pm-5:45pm.

Grade 8 is Tues. from 6:30pm-8:00pm.

Grades 6 and 7 ... Read More »

Full of Grace Presentation

Posted by beth mannion on 5/15/15

Join us on Wednesday, May 20th at 7:00pm for a presentation by Tony Bellizzi "Full of Grace".    "Full of Grace" is a theologically sound, carefully investigate, faith inspiring and dynamically presentation.  We hope you will take part in this faith filled evening coordinated by the Religious Education Office.  ... Read More »