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Meetings for All Liturgical Ministers
Msgr. Maniscalco is asking all Liturgical Ministers to come together for a brief meeting to discuss some new changes and review the responsibilities of each function. This would include eucharistic ministers, ushers and lectors. There will be two sessions to choose from (you only need to attend one session): DATES: Sept. 23 or Sept. 30 TI...

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Make Plans to attend our Dinner Dance!
Invitations and raffle tickets for our annual Dinner Dance have been mailed out.  If you did not get yours, please call the Rectory (489-8585) and one will be sent to you.   This annual social event and fundraiser will take place on Saturday, November 18th at nearby Cherry Valley Country Club from 7pm-12am.   This year o...

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VIRTUS for New Volunteers
There will be two VIRTUS sessions in October for new St. Thomas volunteers.  The first is on Saturday, October 14th, from 10am-12noon in the Parish Center.  The second is on Monday, October 16th, from 6:30-8:30pm, also in the Parish Center.  If you serve in any ministry or organization at St. Thomas Parish or School, you ar...

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Bible Reading Classes Begin Soon!
READING THE BIBLE WITH MSGR. MANISCALCO When: Mondays, Sept. 25 through Dec. 4 (10 weeks, except Columbus Day) Time: 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Where: Parish Library What: Luke-Acts. The two books written by St. Luke -- his Gospel and the Acts of the Apostles -- present a panorama of God’s saving work beginning in Jerusalem with th...

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“Journey: Reconnecting to the Catholic Faith”
“Journey: Reconnecting to the Catholic Faith” is a six-week program beginning the evening of Tuesday, September 26  where Catholics who are returning to regular attendance at Mass (and those who are thinking about returning) can take another look at Catholicism. Your questions and concerns are welcome. No one will pressur...

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Golden Wedding Liturgies
The Diocese of Rockville Centre will celebrate Golden Wedding Liturgies honoring couples who have been married fifty years or more on two Sundays this Fall.  The liturgies will take place at 2:30pm on Sunday, October 22nd at the Church of St. Rose of Lima in Massapequa and on Sunday, November 19th at the Church of Christ the King in ...

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Fall Bereavement Sessions Begin Soon
Are you grieving the loss of someone you love? Could you use some support? You don’t have to go through this difficult time alone. Fall Bereavement Support Groups at St. Thomas the Apostle begin on Tuesday, September 26th, 7:30-9:00pm in our Parish Center.  These meetings will continue for eight weeks on Tuesdays. Anyone who...

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St. Thomas School Now Registering!
Our parish school is now accepting new registrations for the coming school year.  We offer programs for Nursery, Pre-K and Grades 1-8.  Visit the School web site at www.stthomasschool.net for more information or see the bulletin.  

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Register Now for Fall Religious Ed Classes!
If your child is entering the first grade in Public School, or is in an older grade and has not attended Religious Education classes, it is time to register. In order to be prepared for the sacraments, the children must attend classes from grades 1 through 8. If you haven’t registered your child please call the Religious Education O...

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Save the Date! Parish Dinner Dance is Nov. 18th
New Day!  New Venue! Mark your calendars for our annual Parish Dinner Dance, to be held on SATURDAY, November 18th at Cherry Valley Country Club in Garden City. This year's honorees are: Richard Seery, Sr., Irmi & Richard Seery, Jr., and Regina & Chris Todd...St. Thomas Parishioners who have shared their time and tal...

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Join Divine Mercy on a Pilgrimage!
Join the St. Thomas the Apostle Divine Mercy Ministry on a Pilgrimage to the National Shrine of The Divine Mercy, Stockbridge, MA, on Saturday, October 14, 2017.   On this trip you will experience: Life size Stations of the Cross with Recitation of “St. Faustina’s Way of the Cross; Saturday Holy Mass; Memorial Shr...

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Raise Funds for St. Thomas at Amazon.com
St. Thomas the Apostle is now participating in Amazon.com's charitable contribution program:  Amazon Smile. Through this program Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to St. Thomas if you designate our parish as your charity of choice.  AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products,...

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Enjoy Our New Web Site
We have a lot of exciting things to share, so please browse through the many pages of our new website. Some points of interest for first time users are as follows: Parish Directory Sunday Bulletins Parish News and Announcements "How to…” sections on everything from receiving a &nb...

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