PARISH NEWS & UPCOMING EVENT

Welcome to Our New Pastor:  Fr. Edward Gorman, O.P.more info about Fr. Gorman

Fr. Terence Quinn, O.P. will celebrate his 94th Birthday on July 13th.  Cards may be sent to Fr. Quinn at:
Fr. Terence Quinn, O.P.
Cabrini Elder Care
115 Broadway
Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522

SAVE THE DATE:
July 31st:  Blood Drive in Pleasantville – Get a great summer t-shirt!  The Pleasantville Volunteer Fire Department and the Pleasantville Volunteer Ambulance Corps will be hosting a Summer Blood Drive at the Pleasantville Fire House, 75 Washington Ave, on Wednesday, July 31 from 2:30 pm – 8:30 pm. Since it is also difficult to organize community drives during the summer, blood donors from all towns are welcome to come to lend their help.
August 12th – 16th:  Ecumenical Vacation Bible School 2019:   Theme:  Miraculous Mission – Jesus Saves the World.  St. John’s Church, 8 Sunnyside Avenue 9am-12pm – For children entering Kindergarten – 8th grade;  Nursery & Pre-K available for children of volunteers. Concert on Thursday evening August 15th. To register visit: www.pvillevbs.org Questions about registration contact: Deborah Hurdis at: munozhurdisd@gmail.com  Registration fee: $35 per child Registration ends July 15th.  Late registration is $40 per child.
Sunday, September 2
9th NYC Tunnel to Towers Run/Walk:  CYO Event open to all Parishioners. Details on signing up as Holy Innocents group member will be in future bulletins and on website.

RCIA CLASS:  Starting September 16th, we will be offering classes for the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults. These are weekly classes about the Catholic Faith for those who are interested in becoming Catholic, Sacrament of Confirmation for adults or anyone interested in our faith. If you know anyone who may be interested in entering the Catholic Church, please invite them to come! No preparation is needed prior to the first meeting. Further details will be forthcoming!

ROSARY ALTAR SOCIETY:  On sale now, DVD’s of the September “OLP Centennial Celebration.” They are available after all 10:00am Sunday Masses at Our Lady of Pompeii Chapel for $10 each. 

ONLINE GIVING:  The WeShare system is an automatic giving program that debits your credit card or bank account once or twice a month as you request and eliminates the use of envelopes.  Online giving is safe, simple, and convenient.  It benefits our parish by helping to streamline our administrative process and providing more accurate budgeting.  Please consider using the WeShare online giving system.  Click on  Give Online   for more information and registration.

LETTER FROM OUR DOMINICAN PROVINCIAL:   Child Abuse

Online Faith Formation Program (Be-Informed):  To learn more about your faith, click on Religious Education above and then Be-Informed.  It’s Free.

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THE WEEK AHEAD IN THE PARISH:

Summer Schedule:  The Parish Office will be closed weekends during July and August.