Rectory Office Closed

Due to an electrical fire on Friday 6/23, the Rectory is closed until repairs can be made. Masses and other services will continue as scheduled at the Church. The Rectory office has been relocated to the Church’s 1 Aitken Place entrance – please ring the doorbell, call (718) 625-1177 or email [email protected]

Bishop Emeritus Thomas Vose Daily +1927-2017

Most Reverend Nicholas DiMarzio regrets to inform the faithful of the Diocese of Brooklyn of the death of Most Reverend Thomas Vose Daily, Bishop Emeritus of Brooklyn. Bishop Daily was born on September 23, 1927, ordained a priest on January 10, 1952, ordained a bishop on February 11, 1975, appointed as Bishop of Palm Beach from 1984 through 1990, and served as Bishop of Brooklyn from 1990 through 2003. Bishop Daily died on May 15, 2017 at the Bishop Mugavero Residence at Immaculate Conception Center.
The arrangements are as follows:
Wednesday, May 17, 2017:
Viewing: 2:00 PM – 9:00PM
Immaculate Conception Center Main Chapel
7200 Douglaston Parkway
Douglaston, New York 11362
Tel: 718-299-8001 Ext. 2100

Evening Prayer: 5:30 PM
Immaculate Conception Center Main Chapel
7200 Douglaston Parkway
Douglaston, New York 11362
Tel: 718-299-8001 Ext. 2100

Vigil Service: 7:30 PM
Immaculate Conception Center Main Chapel
7200 Douglaston Parkway
Douglaston, New York 11362
Tel: 718-299-8001 Ext. 2100

Thursday, May 18, 2017:
Viewing: 2:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Cathedral Basilica of Saint James
250 Cathedral Place
Brooklyn, New York 11201
(718) 852-4002

Vigil Mass: 7:30 PM
Cathedral Basilica of Saint James
250 Cathedral Place
Brooklyn, New York 11201
(718) 852-4002

Friday, May 19, 2017:
Viewing: 9:00 AM -10:30 AM
Immaculate Conception Center Main Chapel
7200 Douglaston Parkway
Douglaston, New York 11362
Tel: 718-299-8001 Ext. 2100

Funeral: 11 :00 AM
Immaculate Conception Center Main Chapel
7200 Douglaston Parkway
Douglaston, New York 11362
Tel: 718-299-8001 Ext. 2100

Burial:
Bishops’ Crypt
Douglaston, New York
Condolences may be sent to his nephew, Reverend Vincent Daily, at Saint Gregory Rectory,
2223 Dorchester Avenue, Dorchester, MA 02124.

Please pray for the repose of his soul and for the consolation of his family and friends. May he
rest in the peace of Christ, the Risen Lord.
Most Reverend Nicholas DiMarzio
Bishop of Brooklyn

Press Release from Diocese

Lenten Devotions

Eucharistic Adoration
Weekdays from 9 am – noon at the Church

Bible Study
Tuesdays at 7:30 pm at the Parish Center

Catholic Relief Services Rice Bowl
As we approach Easter Sunday, please remember to return your CRS Rice Bowl box. Our Rice Bowl gifts help change lives throughout the world. 75% of proceeds support the programs of Catholic Relief Services around the world. The other 25% goes toward alleviating hunger and poverty in our own community. Thank you for your generosity.

Holy Week & Easter Schedule

4/8 Saturday
10:30 a.m. Penance Service with opportunity for individual confession

4/9 Palm Sunday
Weather permitting, Palm Sunday Masses will begin in front of the church with the blessing of the palms. Mass at 9:00 a.m., 11:15 a.m., 7:00 p.m.

4/10 Reconciliation Monday
3:00 pm – 8:00 p.m. Opportunity for confession will be available in churches throughout the metropolitan area and at St. Charles.

4/13 Holy Thursday
7:30 p.m. Mass of the Lord’s Supper

4/14 Good Friday
3:00 p.m. Good Friday Liturgy
7:30 p.m. Stations of the Cross

4/15 Holy Saturday
9:00 p.m. Easter Vigil

4/16 Easter Sunday
9:00 a.m. Mass
11:15 a.m.Mass
There will be no 7 p.m. Mass