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eNOTES FOR April 25, 2019

eNOTES FOR April 25, 2019

(with bulletin information for the weekends of May 5 and 12, 2019) 

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eNOTES is a biweekly diocesan newsletter which is sent to the following distribution lists: all priests, diocesan staff, deacons, deacon candidates, bookkeepers and secretaries, catechetical leaders, principals, commissioned lay ministers, diocesan finance council, diocesan pastoral council, and pastoral associates. Others can subscribe on the eNotes webpage at www.rcdony.org/enotes. The next submission deadline is May 6 for the  May 9 edition of eNotes with bulletin information for the weekends of May 19 and 26.  To submit an announcement to be included in eNotes, use the submission formThe link to the submission form can also be found in the left-hand column on the eNotes page (www.rcdony.org/enotes). We welcome suggestions for improvements to newsletter. Suggestions can be sent via email to enotes@rcdony.org.  

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DEPARTMENTAL INFORMATION:

  

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CATHOLIC ACTION NETWORK SIGNUP: May 4 and 5

Dear Pastors,

The Public Policy Committee is trying to increase membership in the Catholic Action Network (CAN). We will be doing a sign-up Saturday/Sunday May 4th and May 5th, 2019. We have distributed CAN postcards to each of the parishes in the bags you’ve picked up at the Chrism Mass. We are asking that you distribute the cards during the weekend Masses on May 4th and 5th, have the parishioners fill them out, collect the cards and return the completed cards in a bundle to the Catholic Charities Office at Wadhams Hall:

Catholic Charities
Diocese of Ogdensburg
6866 State HWY 37
Ogdensburg, NY 13669

Once we have received the cards, the Committee members will do the online data entry to register people.

People can also sign up electronically, if they wish, via smartphone by going to https://www.nyscatholic.org/nys-catholic-conference-action-center/

You do not need to return unused cards to us. Please keep them and make them available. If you need more cards, please let me know and I will make arrangements to deliver them to you.

Thank you for your assistance in this project. If you have any questions, please contact me: startaglia@rcdony.org or (315) 393-2920.


 

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ANNUAL COLLECTION: Annual Mother's Day Appeal

Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Ogdensburg will conduct its annual Mother's Day Appeal on May 12, 2019. This collection directly serves the needs of the poor and underprivileged in our diocese and assists those with needs for food, clothing shelter casework and other support services. Click to download the Appeal Letter.


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CATHOLIC CHARITIES GRANT FUNDS AVAILABLE: Catholic Campaign for Human Development

Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Ogdensburg will provide several small grants ranging in amounts from $1000 to $2500 to agencies programs and churches that assist those with issues of poverty. Eligible programs need to be registered as a 501 © 3 not for profit and demonstrate that their programs and services assist the poor and underprivileged as well as those experiencing hunger. Eligible programs include food pantries, meal programs, charitable organizations and other human services programs.  Please download the following documents to apply: CRITERIA FOR SUBMITTING CCHD APPLICATIONS and GRANT APPLICATION


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CATHOLIC HOME MISSIONS APPEAL: Strengthening the Church at Home

The Catholic Home Mission Appeal is the weekend of May 25 and 26. You can download bulletin announcements for the weekend prior, of and after the collection here. Thank you for supporting dioceses that need assistance. CLICK to download BULLETIN ANNOUNCEMENTS


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GRANT FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES: attention Pastors and Principals

The Diocese of Ogdensburg annually offers two grants of $5,000.00 each to assist the parishes and institutions of the Diocese in providing assistance for people with disabilities.

These funds are made available from the annual contribution of the New York State Knights of Columbus to the Diocese of Ogdensburg. They will be distributed by the diocese on the recommendations of Catholic Charities and the Department of Education.

The criteria for acceptability of the request cover several factors. Improvement in already existing programs or facilities will be considered. Some ideas for funding include: adapting facilities, special equipment, training for personnel, and program development.

It is important to remember that programs which have received funding previously may not apply for the grant for the following three years.  Programs/projects must show proof of additional sources of revenue to support the programs/projects.

If you wish to be considered for a grant, please plan your proposal carefully. The grant application is can be downloaded HERE.

Applications must be submitted by May 24, 2019. Monies will be allocated after June 7, 2019.

If you have any questions regarding the grant and/or the application please contact vlalonde@rcdony.org or call (315) 393-2920 ext. 1411.


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ST. PAUL VI: Optional Memorial

Pope Francis has inscribed the Optional Memorial of Pope St. Paul VI in the General Roman Calendar to be celebrated on May 29. The Mass formularies are available in the Roman Missal under the Common of Pastors: For a Pope. Further information may be found at www.USCCB.org/paulvi


NOTICES FOR BULLETINS

Bulletin Editors: Please add these notices to your parish bulletin(s).  You can simply cut the text and paste it in your bulletin.

 

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NOTRE DAME CATHEDRAL: Contributions to Restoration Effort

We all watched in sorrow as Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris burned Monday afternoon. Those wishing to contribute to the restoration effort can donate through the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, DC. The Shrine created a fund and assures that all proceeds will be used solely for the assistance of Notre Dame Cathedral and those affected by this tragedy. Parishes may gather contributions or parishioners can send them directly.

Funds should be sent to:
Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception
Attn: Monsignor Walter Rossi, Rector
400 Michigan Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20017

Checks should be made payable to “Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception.” In the memo, indicate “Cathedral of Notre Dame Fund.”


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2019-2021 FORMATION FOR MINISTRY PROGRAM: Is the Spirit Calling You to Lay Ministry?

The 2019-2021 Formation for Ministry Program begins September 2019. If you feel called to a deeper service in your parish community, we urge you to speak with your pastor about becoming a Commissioned Lay Minister. For more information about the program, please contact Cathy Russell at crussell@rcdony.org.


 

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MATER DEI COLLEGE FOUNDATION: Attention High School Seniors

Are you a Catholic High School Senior who currently resides in the Diocese of Ogdensburg and is planning to attend a Catholic College or University in the Fall? The Mater Dei College Foundation is pleased to offer a Scholarship opportunity to qualifying students going on to study liberal arts and sciences at a degree granting Catholic College or University. To request an application form, please email Valerie Mathews, Mater Dei Foundation Scholarship Chair at vmathews@rcdony.org. Application deadline is June 1, 2019.


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NYSRTL Lobby Day: Albany Lobby Day

Wednesday, May 1st, join New York State Right to Life at the annual Lobby Day in Albany from 10-12 followed by lobby appointments with your legislators. Meet in "The Well" Legislative Office Building. Keynote speaker Carol Tobias, President, National Right to Life. This is your opportunity to address lawmakers and make a difference in our state and oppose more attempts to further spread the culture of death. Pre-registration not required but requested: 518-434-1293 or email admin@nysrighttolife.org.


 

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WOMEN'S RETREAT: Soul Sisters: Women Called To Connect, Bond, And Heal In A Broken World

Where: Fr. Amyot Parish Center, Norfolk 13667
When: May 4, 2019
Start Time: 9:00am
Cost: $20.00
Registration Now Open - See Flyer
Contact Person: Cathy Russell - crussell@rcdony.org or call 315-393-2920 ext. 1450


 

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EVANGELIZATION AND APOLOGETICS with Marika Donders

All Commissioned Lay Ministers and the current Lay Ministers Class are encouraged to attend

The Eastern Region Commissioned Lay Ministers Association (ERCLMA) has organized the following event for continued formation: Evangelization and Apologetics with Marika Donders. Father Mickey Demo will lead the celebration of a morning Mass followed by a presentation by Diocese of Ogdensburg Director of Evangelization, Marika Donders. A light lunch will be served. All Commissioned Lay Ministers and the current class of candidates set to be Commissioned in June, are welcome and encouraged to attend. The event will also be live-streamed, so if you cannot attend please join us on YouTube at https://youtu.be/Maalc60ElB0.

When~ May 11, 2019
Time~ 9;00 a.m. - 1;00 p.m. wrap up talk
Where~ St. Joseph's Hall
179 Smith Street / Dannemora, NY 12929
Cost~ Registration fee of $10.00

Contact~ Brenda Smith soundtech58@yahoo.com or Karen LeClair - k.leclair2@aol.com

R E G I S T R A T I O N
Registrations must be received by Friday April 26, 2019. Please download the flyer for additional registration information.

You may register online using a credit card, or by mailing in your registration form with a check made payable to the Diocese of Ogdensburg. The mailing address is PO Box 106 Canajoharie, NY 13317.


 

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CHARISMS: DISCOVERTING THE GIFTS - SHARING WITH OTHERS: Presented by the CLM Assoc. of Jefferson & Lewis Deaneries

Please join us on May 16, 2019 for our Spring 2019 CLM Association Dinner and program - CHARISMS: Discovering the Gifts-Sharing with Others. This event is being held at the SSJ Motherhouse, Watertown. The cost for this event is $12.00 including a delicious dinner and materials. To register go to: http://www.rcdony.org/formation/commissioned-lay-ministers/clm-event-registration.html


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17TH ANNUAL FAMILY ROSARY CRUSADE AT ST. JAMES IN CARTHAGE: May 17, 2019

Please join in praying at the 17th Annual Family Rosary Crusade at St. James Minor in Carthage, NY. The event begins with 5:30 mass followed by seven hours of praying the Rosary in honor of OUR LADY's 7 Sorrows.

Come for one or more hours. For those who stay to pray the Rosary at ST. JAMES for at least 3 hours (in honor of Our Lord's Passion), they will receive a print of this year's painting; 'The Key - a tribute to Padre Pio'. However, for those who can't join the Crusade physically, please join your prayers spiritually from wherever you are. 

(For more information you may wish to check out the parish website: catholicsofcarthagecopenhagen.org OR event organizer/artist Bob Renaud's site: bobrenaudart.com )


 

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CLEANING CAMP GUGGENHEIM: Looking for volunteers!

Are you interested in helping prepare Guggenheim for the summer? Adults can join us on Friday, May 17 after noon and Saturday, May 18 until 4:00. We will be washing floors, windows, furniture, bathrooms, kitchens and just about anything you can imagine. The more bodies, the more we can do! For planning, contact Deacon Jim Crowley at 315-393-2920 or jcrowley@rcdony.org.


 

 

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TEEN LIFE DAY: featuring Students for Life

Saturday, May 18th (9-4) St. Bernard's Church, Saranac Lake. Open to middle, high school and college students. Kate Maloney, Students for Life Northeast Regional Coordinator, along with guest speakers: Kathy Gallagher (NYS Catholic Conference), Dr. Jan Patterson (Gianna Center) and Nancy Belzile (Silent No More & 40 Days for Life) will present an educational day including games and prizes! Learn how to defend your prolife views, how birth control works, how to make NY an abortion-free state, how to start a prolife club at your school and about public witness with 40 Day for Life and Silent No More. Eucharistic Adoration available all day. FREE for 2019 Youth Bus for Lifers! $10 fee includes lunch. Online registration www.rcdony.org/prolife Questions? The Respect Life Office 518-524-0774 (call or text) or Youth Ministry 315-393-2920 Ext. 1415 #prolifegeneration


SPRING RETREAT DAY: Learning Compassion from the Heart of Christ

Spring Retreat Day “Learning Compassion from the Heart of Christ”
Reflecting on the Parable of the Prodigal Son this day will consider what compassion is, and how the teachings of Jesus on forgiveness may help one become a more compassionate person.
When: Saturday, May 18, 2019 9:30 – 4:00
Where: Cedarhaven, Morristown, New York
Facilitator: Sister Bethany Fitzgerald, SSJ
Suggested Offering: $25 (lunch and snacks included)
To register by May 15: call 315-212-6592 or srbethssj@gmail.com 


 

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WESTERN REGION ANNUAL LEAD EVENT: Faith Formation Ministry Recognition Dinner

Where: St. Patrick's Church, Colton, NY 13625
When: May 22, 2019
Time: 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Cost: $12 per person
Contact Person: Shayne Lippincott at or call 315-782-3620
RSVP due date by May 13, 2019 


 

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RACHEL'S VINEYARD: Spring after-abortion healing retreat

The Spring Rachel's Vineyard after-abortion healing retreat will be held Friday, May 31-Sunday, June 2, 2019 at the Guggenheim Lodge in Saranac Lake. If you or someone you know is hurting after an abortion, consider attending this weekend retreat. Confidential registration form available at the Respect Life webpage rcdony.org/prolife. For more information call or text Colleen Miner 518-524-0774 or email cminer@rcdony.org. You're not alone. Help is available.


 

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FFM COMMISSIONED LAY MINISTER'S RETREAT: The Coming of the Holy Spirit

The FFM Commissioned Lay Minister's Retreat is being held at Wadhams Hall, Ogdensburg from June 7-9, 2019. To register for this event, simply go to: https://www.rcdony.org/formation/commissioned-lay-ministers/retreat-registration-wadham-s-hall.html.
Please note, there is a $10.00 registration fee for this event.
We hope you can join us for what promises to be a spiritual, faith-filled weekend of prayer and reflection.


 

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STEUBENVILLE YOUTH CONFERENCE: All High School Youth!

Attention All High School Youth:
Join us at the Steubenville Youth Conference MC#5
July 19-21 at Franciscan University of Steubenville.

The best Catholic speakers, powerful praise and worship, Sacrament of Reconciliation, Celebration of the Holy Mass, small groups, Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament and more! All with 2,500 other faithful teens! For more information contact Dayna Leader, Family Life Associate at 315-323-0827 and visit Family Life Office at
https://www.rcdony.org/family-life-marriage/marriage/steubenville-youth-conference.html for details. 


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DIOCESAN LEAD JUNE EVENT: The Response: A Life of Discipleship

Where: Edgewood Resort, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607

When: June 25-26, 2019

Time: June 25, 2019 – 7:00pm

Time: June 26, 2019 – 9:00am – 3:00pm

Cost for overnight stay: $119.00+ occupancy tax

Cost for day event only: $25.00

One LEAD member is free

Contact Person: Shayne Lippincott at slippincott@rcdony.org or call 315-782-3620

RSVP due date by May 13, 2019


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SUMMER DISCERNMENT WEEKEND RETREAT FOR MEN: "At the Lake with Jesus"

Arrival date – Friday, July 5, 2019 after 5:00 pm
Departure date – Sunday, July 7, 2019 at Noon

Come to the shores of Lower Saranac Lake at the Guggenheim Main Lodge, Saranac Lake, NY for a time of prayer, reflection, fellowship, & recreation.

Participants should bring Sleeping bag (or bedding), towels, toiletries, casual clothes, swim trunks, & sweatshirt.

Overnight retreatants must be age 18 and over.


NEW! THIS YEAR IN CONJUNCTION WITH DISCERNMENT RETREAT

Saturday, July 6, 2019 – Guggenheim Main Lodge
Day of Recollection for High School Young Men 
***Ages 14-17***

9 am to 5 pm (includes lunch and Sunday Vigil Mass at 4 pm)
Participants may want to bring swim trunks and towel.
Parental Consent and Medical forms are required and will be provided when registering.

For more information or to register for either event, please contact:

Fr. Doug Lucia
Vocation Director
PO Box 369
Ogdensburg, NY 13669

Email: dlucia@rcdony.org
Phone: 315-393-2920 or 315-388-4466


 

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ALTAR SERVER GATHERING: Come and Join Us

Where: St. Mary's Cathedral, Ogdensburg, NY13669
When: August 16, 2019
Start: 10:00am Registration and Cathedral Tours
Register with Shayne by August 9, 2019: slippincott@rcdony.org or by calling 315-782-3620


 

 

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HOLY LAND PILGRIMAGE: December 2019

Don’t Miss This Trip of a Lifetime!

The Holy Land

10 Days: December 3-12, 2019

Walk where Jesus walked… Cruise the Sea of Galilee… Visit Nazareth… Climb the Mt. of Olives & view the Old City of Jerusalem… Walk the Via Dolorosa to the Church of the Holy Sepulcher… Visit Bethlehem’s Church of the Nativity.

Hosted by Fr. Andrew Amyot

$3299 per person from Montreal

(Air/land tour price is $2599 plus $700 government taxes/airline surcharges)

TOUR PRICE INCLUDES: Roundtrip air from Montreal, First Class/Select Hotels, Breakfast & Dinner daily, Comprehensive Sightseeing, Porterage, Entrance Fees and much more!

FOR DETAILED BROCHURE PLEASE CONTACT FR. AMYOT

Tel: (315) 384-2064, email: fraamyot2@twcny.rr.com


 

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HOLY LAND PILGRIMAGE 2020: Next year prepare for Easter by walking in the footsteps of Jesus!

JOIN FR. CHRIS LOOBY ON A LENTEN PILGRIMAGE TO THE HOLY LAND March 23-31, 2020! What better to prepare for Easter than to spend the days leading up to it walking in the Footsteps of Jesus. Our visit will include Bethlehem where Jesus was born, Nazareth where he grew up, Capernaum, the Sea of Galilee, Jerusalem and much more! Prices are $3,899 for a double, $4,699 for a single, $3,869 for a triple. For more information please contact Mary McIntosh at Watertown AAA at (315)558-6372.


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OBERAMMERGAU PILGRIMAGE: Austria and Germany Pilgrimage, September 2020

Classic Austria and Germany Pilgrimage

Featuring the Passion Play of Oberammergau!

Hosted by Fr. Andrew Amyot

11 Days: September 15-25, 2020

$4099 per person from Montreal

(Air/land tour price is $3599 plus $500 government taxes/airline surcharges)

Visiting: Heidelberg, Rhine Valley, Innsbruck, Salzburg, Vienna, Altötting, Munich & Rothenburg!

Price includes: Roundtrip air from Montreal, First Class/Select Hotels, Hotels & Guesthouses in Oberammergau, First Class (Category 1) admission tickets for the Passion Play, most meals, Comprehensive Sightseeing, by private motor coach with an English-speaking guide and much more!

FOR DETAILED BROCHURE PLEASE CONTACT FR. AMYOT

Tel: (315) 384-2064, email: fraamyot2@twcny.rr.com

SPACE IS LIMITED – BOOK NOW TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT!

This is your last chance to experience the world-famous Passion Play of Oberammergau until 2030!

 

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ENVIRONMENTAL STEWARDSHIP

(for the May 4/5 Bulletin)

If people with evil intentions can organize to commit crime, imagine what we as followers of Jesus with good intentions of acting as good stewardship of God’s garden can do together! What initiative within your parish, other churches, and/or your community could you participate in? Or create a new one that would benefit the health of the planet that we are leaving behind for our children? 


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ENVIRONMENTAL STEWARDSHIP

(for the May 11/12 Bulletin)

On Mother’s Day we are invited to express our gratitude for the gift of life our mothers have given us and for the sacrifices they make or have made to nurture us. Consider the gifts that God has given us in the natural world that made our life possible and that sustains it daily. How will you express gratitude to God for this precious gift by your actions this week? 


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PLANNED GIVING: Make a Will

Good Christian Stewardship would call for the orderly disposition of our worldly goods.  If you do not make a Will, the State will do so and it may not be according to your wishes.


PARISH EVENTS:

These are parish and other local events that may be of interest to your parishioners. If you would like to share them in your parish bulletin, you can simply cut and paste the text under the "Description." 

 

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HAM DINNER: Fundraiser Ham Dinner

Ham Dinner with all the fix'ins on Saturday, April 27th, serving from 4 to 7 PM.
St. Mary's Parish Center in Evans Mills, NY. Price is $10.00 per person. Menus includes ham, mashed potatoes, green beans, applesauce, coleslaw, roll, beverage and dessert. Sponsored by the churches of St. Mary, St. Theresa and St. Joseph's Events Committee. For more information call 315-629-4678


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DIVINE MERCY DEVOTION: A holy hour sponsored by the Secular Order of Discalced Carmelites

The Secular Carmelite community in Saranac Lake invites you to a holy hour devotion Including Eucharistic Adoration, chanting of the Divine Mercy Chaplet and Reconciliation at St. Bernard’s Church in Saranac Lake Sunday, April 28 at 2:30 p.m. For more information contact John Miner Jdminer@roadrunner.com 


 

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DIVINE MERCY SUNDAY

When: Sunday Of Divine Mercy – April 28, 2019
Where: St. Alexander’s Church – Morrisonville
Holy Hour Begins at 1:30PM with the opportunity for the Sacrament of Reconciliation until 2:45PM
Sung Chaplet at 3:00PM +The Divine Mercy Hour with veneration of the Divine Mercy Image
All Are Welcome! Come Pray with Us! 


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SPAGHETTI & MEATBALL DINNER: Knight of Columbus Fundraiser

Spaghetti & Meatball Dinner, Saturday, May 4th, 2019 serving from 4 to 7 PM.
$7.00 for Adults, $6.00 for Senior Citizens, $5.00 for children under 12 and children under 5 eat for free. St. Mary's Parish Center in Evans Mills. Benefit of Indian River Council 7471 Knights of Columbus. For more information call 315-629-4678.


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RIGHT TO LIFE MEETING: Area Pro-lifers

All are invited to the monthly Right to Life meeting on Sunday, May 5 at 1pm at the Newman Center, Plattsburgh. Meeting overview: A short business meeting, updates on New York State Right to Life Lobby Day followed by the movie, “180” produced by Living Waters. “180” has been called a half hour of “video adrenaline,” an “emotional rollercoaster,” and “mind-blowing.” Snacks will be provided. Educational Resources Provided.
Contact for more info: chair@champlainvalleyrighttolife.org


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WINE APPRECIATION: Wine Education Experience

Fruit of the Vine - Wine Appreciation 101
with Winemaker William Ouweleen
May 11th, 2019 6:30 to 8:30 M
St. Mary's Church, 8408 S. Main Street, Evans Mills, NY 13637
You will be experiencing Premium Finger Lakes wines hand-crafted by O-Neh-Da and Eagle Crest Vineyards. For tickets please call Kareta at 315-629-4678. 


 

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THOUSAND ISLANDS CATHOLIC MEN'S GROUP: Clayton, NY

The Thousand Islands Catholic Men’s Group is a group of Catholic men who meet on a regular basis to discuss their experiences as Catholic men in today’s society.

The meetings are held on the second Saturday of every month at 9 AM in the Parish Center of St. Mary’s Church, Clayton. For further information contact Scott Beeles at 315-686-1303 or Gene Kleinhans at 315-482-3981. Come join us, whether you’ve been to a meeting or not.


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BLESSED IS SHE: Joy in Jesus Workshop

May 19, 12:30
St. Andrew's Church Hall, Norwood, enter through the side door of the church
Join us for a "Joy in Jesus" talk, then make your own scripture/prayer board.
Snacks will be provided. Please bring a drink.
There is no cost to attend, but please RSVP to Sara to reserve materials:
call/text 315-212-7565, narrow56@gmail.com  


OTHER:

 

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ST. LAWRENCE COUNTY COMMUNITY OPIOID FORUM: Adults who live or work in St. Lawrence County

Community members are invited to participate in an open discussion to gather input on barriers and gaps in the community for opioid treatment access, recovery, and prevention in St. Lawrence County.

Dates:


May 7th from 3:30 - 5:30 pm at the Massena Community Center (61 Beach Street, Massena NY 13662)

May 16th from 3:30-5:30 pm at the St. Lawrence County BOCES (40 W. Main Street, Canton NY 13617)

Please choose one of the above sessions.



Participants must be at least 18 years old and live or work in St. Lawrence County.

Registration is required and is open until April 19th (Register at FDRHPO.org/forums)


JOB OPENINGS: Sisters of St. Joseph, Watertown, NY

The Sisters of St. Joseph is seeking an LPN for Temporary hire for 37.5 hours per week.  Anticipated duration is three (3) months.  This is an Overnight Position 6:00 p.m. until 6:30 a.m.  Previous geriatric experience is helpful.  A current valid Nursing License and Driver License is required.  A full job description is attached to our application.  Applications can be picked up at 1425 Washington St., Watertown, NY 13601

The Sisters of St. Joseph is seeking an LPN for per Diem Duty.  Previous geriatric experience is helpful.  A current valid Nursing License and Driver License is required.  We offer a 25% premium pay for working weekends and holiday for this position.  Shifts run from 6:00 a.m. until 6:30 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. until 6:30 a.m.  A full job description is attached to our application.  Applications can be picked up at 1425 Washington St., Watertown, NY 13601


UPCOMING EVENTS ON THE DIOCESAN CALENDAR

Apr. 27: Pre-Cana Marriage Prep.

Apr. 27: Confirmation St. Regis Mission in Akwesasne

Apr.28: Confirmation at St. Mary's Church in Ticonderoga

May 2: Episcopal Council Meeting

May 3: Confirmation at St. Andre Bessette in Malone

May 4-5: Catholic Action Network Signup

May 4: Natural Family Planning Class

May 4: Women's Retreat with Edwina Gateley

May 4: New Evangelization Summit

May 4: Ground Breaking Ceremony for the new parish center at St. Mary’s in Champlain, NY

May 4: Rev. Clyde Lewis’ 80th Birthday Celebration and luncheon

May 4: Confirmation at St. Mary's Church in Champlain

May 5: Confirmation at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Schroon Lake

May 7: Confirmation at St. Stephen's Church in Croghan

May 9: Episcopal Council Meeting

May 9: Confirmation at St. Augustine's Church in Peru

May 11: ERCLMA Event Evangelization & Apologetics

May 11: Confirmation at St. Mary's Church in Brushton

May 11: Confirmation at the Roman Catholic Church of St. Alexander and St. Joseph in Morrisonville

May 12: Catholic Charities Mother's Day Collection

May 12: Confirmation at Sacred Heart Church in Chazy

May 13: Confirmation at the Catholic Community of Alexandria in Alexandria Bay

May 14: Memorare Mass at St. Mary’s Cathedral

May 15: Baptismal and Confirmation Mass

May 15: Confirmation at St. Andrew's Church in Sackets Harbor

May 16: “CLM Spring Dinner- Charisms: Discovering the Gifts”,

May 16: Confirmation for St. Peter's Parish (at Sacred Heart Church) in Massena

May 17-19: FFM Program Candidate’s Retreat

May 17: 17th Annual Family Rosary Crusade

May 17: Teen LIFE Day

May 17: Celebration Mass for Msgr. Paul Whitmore’s 90th Birthday and 65th Priestly Ordination

May 17: Eastern Regional Faith Formation Ministry Recognition Dinner

May 18-19: Sacred Spaces Open House Celebrating Religious Art and Architecture

May 18: Teen LIFE Day

May 18: Spring Retreat Day “Learning Compassion from the Heart of Christ

May 18: Confirmation at St. Cecilia's in Adams 


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