Returning to Mass

For about 3 months now, the Parish has resumed Masses.  Initially in modified schedule, but now at our usual schedule of 5pm Saturday, 8am, 9:30am and 11am in English on Sunday and 5pm in Spanish on Sunday.  We continue to do weekend Masses in the Parish Center as we have more capacity and keep everyone…

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A New Resident

Diocesan Assignments have been delayed due to the pandemic.  So what would normally have taken place in June is now taking place in August!  On Wednesday, we will welcome a new resident, Fr. Richard Hoerning.  He is retiring as Pastor of St. Agnes in Greenport and will reside in the rectory at Immaculate Conception.  I…

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House Blessings

There is a tradition during the Easter Season of blessing families and homes. If you would like to have your home and family blessed contact Religious Education at religioused@iccwhb.org or if you do not have email, you can call and leave a message 631-288-4188. Then Father Mike will schedule a blessing of you, your family…

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Lent

As we enter the Season of Lent, we are adding some additional devotions and events.  Mondays with the Lord: On Mondays in Lent at 8pm, we will have Exposition and Preached Adoration ending with Night Prayer.  Fridays with the Saints: Fridays in Lent at 5:30pm, we will have pizza and a movie on a Saint…

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Ash Wednesday

Wednesday, February 26th is Ash Wednesday.  Ash Wednesday and Good Friday are obligatory days of fasting and abstinence for Catholics.  In addition, Fridays during Lent are obligatory days of abstinence. For members of the Roman Catholic Church, the norms on fasting are obligatory from age 18 until age 59.  When fasting, a person is permitted…

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Mardi Gras

Tuesday, February 25th is Mardi Gras.  A time for celebration before the beginning of Lent on Ash Wednesday.  With celebration in mind, I would like to invite you to a little Mardi Gras Party in the Parish Center at 6pm on Tuesday, February 25th.   The whole parish is invited to this event as we celebrate…

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The Precious Blood

We have received a few questions regarding the distribution of the Precious Blood at Mass.  In many parishes in our Diocese and across the country have stopped offering the Precious Blood.  Many are concerned about the new Coronavirus.  The Flu is typically more of a concern as it is highly contagious and can affect many…

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