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Religious Education Registrations

The Religious Education Program will open registrations for new incoming students and current students beginning Thursday, April 19th. Please stop by the Religious Education Office to register your child for next year’s program, 2018-2019.   Program Schedule 2018-2019

  • Sunday Morning: 10:10am – 11:40am
    Levels : 1st, 2nd, & 3rd
  • Wednesday Afternoon: 4:00pm – 5:30pm
    Levels: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, & 6th
  • Wednesday Night: 6:30pm – 8:00pm
    Levels: 3rd, 4th, & 5th
  •  Thursday Night: 7:00pm – 8:30pm
    Levels: 6th, 7th, & 8th

 

 

First Reconciliations

During the next two weeks, students who are completing their second year of Religious Education will be celebrating the Sacrament of Reconciliation for the first time. Those children who are receiving first reconciliation you have been notified of the date and time. If you have not yet submitted your child’s Baptism certificate, please bring it with you on this date. If you have any questions please speak to Brenda in the Religious Education Office at 914-949-2111 Ext. 16.

***Communion Photos: Parents interested in ordering First Communion photos can speak with a photographer on the day of your child’s First Reconciliation . ***

 

 

 

 

Upcoming Parish Meetings

  • Virgin of the Cloud, Saturday, April 28th at 7:00 pm in the Cafeteria.
  • The Lord of the Miracles, Sunday, April 29th at 1:30 pm in the Community Room.
  • The Ladies of Charity, Tuesday, May 1st at 9:30 am in Chapel Hall.
  • Divine Infant Jesus, Sunday, May 6th at 1:30 pm in the Guadalupe Room.

The Little Disciple Learning Center—Registrations

Registration for the 2018-2019 school year at The Little Disciples Learning Center has begun. We recommend that parents interested in registering their child for the 3 or 4-year-old program please stop by the Director’s office for more information and for a tour of the facility. Office hours are from 8:30am – 3:00pm Monday through Friday. Registration forms and required documents must be complete and submitted at the time of registration in order for the student to be enrolled.  For further information please contact Jennifer Frias at 914-428-4727 or by email at Director@littlediscipleswp.com.

Walking with Purpose

The Church of St. Bernard is offering the Walking with Purpose “Living in the Father’s Love” reflection/bible study series, for the second time for women who were not able to attend previously. This six week program will begin on Monday, May 14th and conclude on Monday, June 25th  from 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm in the Fatima Room. The pilot program that is now concluding was very successful and well received by those who participated. If you would like to attend this program please contact Laura Juarez, the pastoral coordinator at 718-679-2016, or the Rectory at 914-949-2111, or speak to Father Morris after Mass.

Discovering Christ

The Discovering Christ retreat series which just concluded is being offered at the Church of St. Bernard in Spanish. This is an eight week retreat series which will meet on Sundays from 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm in the Guadalupe Room. The program is open to men and women of all ages in the parish. Eli and Millie Castro will be leading this retreat program. If you are interested in participating, please speak to Fr. Morris after Mass or contact the Rectory at 914-949-2111 or  Millie Castro at 914-849-0663. The First gathering will be on Sunday, June 3rd.

Fr. Michael McFarland, S.J.

Fr. Michael McFarland, S.J. who celebrates Mass with us, recently suffered a fall and injured his knee. Fr. Michael is recovering from surgery and hopes to be back with us as soon as he is able. Please remember Fr. Michael in your prayers during his recovery.