SOLEMNITY OF MARY, HOLY MOTHER OF GOD
Tuesday, January 1, 2019
On this holyday of obligation for all Catholics we pray to Mary, Holy Mother of God. The Mass schedule will be: New Year’s Eve at 5:00 PM and on New Year’s Day at 9:00 AM and 12:00 Noon. Both the Parish and School offices are closed.
Friday, January 4, 2019 at 7:00 PM
The Nocturnal Adoration Society invites adorers to Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament. A Holy Hour will begin at 8:00 PM and conclude with benediction. All are invited to spend time before the Blessed Sacrament at the start of the New Year.
Sunday, January 6, 2019 at 3:00 PM
All are invited to a special “Victorian Christmas” musical concert. Parishioners, friends, neighbors and guests will delight in the beautiful sounds of Victorian music performed by our adult, children and handbell choirs. There will be a free will offering and light refreshments will be shared after the concert.
CONFIRMATION PREPARATION MASS
Sunday, January 13, 2019 at 9:30 AM
Our Confirmation candidates will be presented to the parish community and one young parishioner will offer a reflection on her journey of faith and the working of the Holy Spirit in her young life. Please keep these young men and women in your prayers especially as they look forward to completing their initiation into the Catholic Church at Confirmation this Spring
BLESSING OF THE NEWLY-BAPTIZED
Sunday, January 13, 2019 at 12:30 PM
All the children who were baptized at Our Lady of the Snows in the last year along with parents and godparents will receive a special blessing. Everyone is invited to this special Mass for God’s new family members.
Monday, January 21, 2019
In observance of the national holiday honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. both the Parish Office and Our Lady of the Snows School will be closed. All emergency calls will be answered promptly. Also, there will be one Mass celebrated on Monday at 9:00 AM.
Friday, January 25, 2019 at 6:00 PM
Join us for an enjoyable night of fine cuisine sponsored by Our Lady of the Snows Catholic Academy. Featuring favorite food and drink from around the world, it will be a night of culinary delights! There will be prizes and raffles along with traditional music and dance performed by the students. For admission and more information please call the School Office at (718) 343-1346.
CATHOLIC SCHOOLS WEEK OPENING MASS
Sunday, January 27, 2019 at 12:30 PM
Faculty and students of Our Lady of the Snows Catholic Academy begin the observance of Catholic Schools Week with the parish community at Mass. There will be an Open House in the academy following Mass for parents interested in enrolling their child(ren) into our Catholic Academy of Excellence. For more information about the school please call (718) 343-1346.