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Entries for October 2016

Schedule of Masses for All Saints/All Souls Days

The schedule of masses for All Saints Day, Tuesday, November 1st and a holy day of obligation,  as well as for All Souls Day on November 2nd can be found by CLICKING HERE.  

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"Spirit of St. Thomas" Awards

Posted on October 31, 2016 in: General News

"Spirit of St. Thomas" Awards
The annual "Spirit of St. Thomas" Awards were presented at the 10:30am mass on Sunday, October 30th to Regina Gorman and Rob Waters.  They were recognized for their devotion to St. Thomas the Apostle Parish as manifested by the depth and variety of their participation in parish life.  More pictures can be found by clicking here.

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All Souls Mass

Posted on October 27, 2016 in: General News

All Souls Mass
All our parish family are invited to pray for the deceased members of our parish as their names are read at the 7:30 pm All Souls Mass on Wednesday, Novmber 2nd in the LOWER CHURCH. Hospitality will follow in the Parish Center. The names to be read are from November 1, 2015 through October 31, 2016. The Bereavement Team and Consolation Ministers will be available after Mass to offer assistance and support.  Additional bereavement support can be found through the following programs: "Next Steps" Monthly Program meets Wednesday, November 16th i...

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Second Collection for Catholic Ministries Appeal
A second collection will be taken up at all masses on October 30th for the annual Catholic Ministries Appeal. Registered parishioners can use the special envelope for this purpose that was included with their regular envelopes.  We appreciate all those who have already contributed to the appeal, and encourage others to prayerfully consider doing so.  Once we reach our assigned monetary goal our parish receives a direct rebate to help fund programs here in our parish. The Catholic Ministries Appeal enables the Diocese of Rockville C...

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Welcome Weekend is Coming!

Posted on October 14, 2016 in: General News

Welcome Weekend is Coming!
On October 22 & 23, all parishioners are cordially invited to "Welcome Weekend" at St. Thomas the Apostle. This weekend will be an opportunity for the St. Thomas Parish Family to extend a special welcome to those who may not attend Mass regularly.       IF  you have been away from the Church, we hope you will join us for this special day. IF  you are an active member of St. Thomas, think of someone you know who no longer attends Mass.  Invite this person to come with you to Mass.  Offer a ride a...

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Youth Group Is Back!

Posted on October 07, 2016 in: General News

Youth Group Is Back!
The St. Thomas the Apostle Youth Group will hold its first meeting of the year on Sunday, October 16th at 7pm in the School Cafeteria.  All hgh school students are invited to come to the 6pm Mass to celebrate the start of Youth Group. Following Mass there will be an "Ice Cream Social" and other fun activities from 7-9pm.  See below for a welcome letter from our new Youth Minister, Bridget Jordan, as well as a registration form. Bridget Jordan is a recent graduate of Hofstra University where she received a B.A. in English and a mi...

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Craft Fair Needs Vendors!

Posted on October 04, 2016 in: General News

Craft Fair Needs Vendors!
The St. Thomas School 34th Annual Craft Fair will be held on Saturday, November 19th from 10am-4pm.  This "Fall Festival" will include fun for everyone with crafts, vendors, food, raffles, etc. For information on reserving a Vendor table please contact Petal Scantlebury 516-840-4861 and CLICK HERE for an application.  More information, including "FAQs" can be found by CLICKING HERE

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