Good luck to Fr. Tim Valentine!  Fr. Tim has been assigned to St. Ann's in Garden City.  We thank him for being with us, if only for a short time, and wish him well in his new assignment.

Welcome Seminarian Paul Clores!  St. Rose of Lima will be hosting Seminarian Paul Clores this summer.  Paul will be in New York City participating in hospital ministry during the week, so you will most likely see Paul at our weekend Masses - please be sure to say hello!

On Friday, May 18th, at 7:30pm, everyone had a great time at the re-dedication concert to celebrate our updated church sanctuary and pipe organ.  Bishop Andrzej offered a solemn blessing and a wine and cheese reception followed.  Thanks to John Buckel, our Music Director, and the entire choir for a wonderfully, inspiring concert!

Members of the St. Rose Parish Family are cordially invited to Come Together as One to Celebrate! Annual Parish May Crowning and Procession Sunday, May 13, 2018, 9:30 am Family Mass in the Church.  More info to follow!

On Sunday, March 18th, 2018, we will celebrate our annual Gaelic & Garlic dinner in the Auditorium - sorry, tickets are sold out!

After reading the book "Dear Pope Francis: The Pope Answers Letters from Children Around the World”, one of our 5th grade Catechism classes was inspired to write their own letters to the Pope.  His office replied with a letter as well as several signed photos of his Holiness for the children to take home. The children were so happy to hear from him!

We celebrated a Mass of Healing/Recovery on Thursday, Jan. 18 at 6:00 pm in church; opioid education and naloxone training followed in the rectory meeting room.  If addiction has touched your life, please permit us the honor to pray with you, for you, your families, your friends.  For information please visit the Massapequa Takes Action website  or the Yes Community Counseling Center website; or call our outreach office at 516.798.4954.

We celebrated our children's entry into new life with Christ!  Dec. 30 & 31, The Feast of the Holy Family, we blessed all babies & children baptized in the year 2017, and their families, at all of our weekend Masses.

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