|Saint Margaret Mary, RC Church
560 Lincoln Avenue
Staten Island, New York 10306
(718) 351-2612 Fax: (718) 987-0446
|All Parishioners, especially our
All parishioners are invited to
Register to participate in our parish life.
Did you know that you need to be
registered to have a child baptized, or
have a First Communion, Confirmation
Also, if your asked to be a sponsor,
you need a letter from your
You can Register at the Rectory or by
completing and submitting the online
|Last Updated: April 16, 2014 5:54pm
OUR PARISH WELCOMES
“Whoever believes and is baptized
will be saved” [Mark 16:16].
St. Margaret Mary’s welcomes
Candace Thornton Stango who was
baptized in our Church on Sunday April 6th,
2014. God Bless her.
OUR BELOVED DEPARTED
“… A Time to Mourn …”
Please remember in your prayers our
beloved departed Linda McSweeney and
“I am the resurrection and the life;
whoever believes in me, even if he dies,
will live” [John 11:25-26]
ALTAR BREAD & WINE
The Altar Bread and Wine for the week of
April 13th has been donated in memory of
Holy Week Schedule
Palm Sunday, April 13th
9:45am Blessing of the Palm and Procession from the
Olympia Activity Center (OAC) to the Church.
Reconciliation Monday, April 14th
4:00pm - 5:30pm Confession.
Wednesday, April 16th
7:30pm - 8:30pm Confession.
Holy Thursday, April 17th
No 9:00am Mass.
8:00pm Mass of the Lord’s Supper with Washing of the Feet.
9:00pm - 12:00am Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament.
Good Friday, April 18th
No 9:00am Mass.
1:00pm - 2:00pm Confession.
2:00pm Stations of the Cross Procession.
3:00pm Reading of the Passion and the Veneration of the Cross.
There will be a Collection for the Holy Land.
7:30pm Stations of the Cross.
Holy Saturday, April 19th
No 9:00am Mass.
No 5:00pm Mass.
3:30pm - 5:00pm Confession.
8:00pm Easter Vigil.
Easter Sunday, April 20th
Normal Mass Schedule;
8:00am, 10:00am and 12:00pm.
Our Level 8 Students were Confirmed on Saturday, April 12th by Msgr.Finn.
May they continue on their Spiritual Road of Faith. They are:
Alex Thomas Arendac Thomas Anthony Marchese
Joseph Michael Cioffi Ryan Jude Mullen
Sebastian John Cirmi Luke John Peteley
Benjamin Peter DeInnocentis Cindy Rose Salas
Tyla Charlotte DiCarlo Lauren Natalia Zakarya
Frankanthony Raphael Iglio
A great big thank you is extended to Cherl Lee and Cathy Baggs for their spiritual instruction
to these wonderful young people. We also need to thank Barbara Regan for her endless
contributions to the Religious Education program.
Visit our Facebook Page to visit photographs of the ceremony.
Cardinal's Stewardship Appeal
We thank our parishioners for your support of the Cardinal’s Stewardship Appeal.
As of April 11th our parish has received:
45 pledges, totaling $8,692 against our goal of $11,000.
Last year we received:
61 pledges, totaling $11,637 against our goal of $10,500.
We understand the emotional and financial hardships everyone has endured.
That is why achieving our goal is such an outstanding credit to our parishioners.
No amount is too small. Please make your pledge today.
Thank you very much and God bless you!
Spring Fling Family Potluck Party
Spring Is Here,
Let Us Gather With Cheer!
Bring Some Food,
And Come In A Party Mood!
We Have A Great DJ,
It’s Sure To Be An Awesome Day!
Join Us And Dance With Friends,
For A Night We Sure Wish Wouldn’t End!
Please join your fellow parishioners and neighbors for an evening of shared food, fun and
dancing on Saturday, May 17th 7:30pm – 11:30pm in the Olympia Activity Center (OAC),
1126 Olympia Blvd. It's our annual Spring Fling Family Pot Luck Dinner-Dance Party.
It’s a Cover Dish Event. There is no admission, but we do ask that you come with food for
yourself and a tasting for others. We’ll be providing a DJ, soda, water, juice, coffee and tea.
You provide the fun and laughs. It’s a great night for the entire family.
Please RSVP by Saturday, May 10th. Just let us know:
- Family Name
- # Adults Attending
- # Children Attending
- What Food Will You Bring.
Please drop off in collection basket, suggestion box or at the rectory.
We need to know who is coming in advance.
Click here to view/print the Flyer.
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Weekly Schedule of Events
Altar Society Mrs. Margaret Pisciottano (718) 351-2612
Saturday after the 9:00am Mass in the Church.
Join in keeping our Church and Sanctuary neat and clean.
All are encouraged to help.
Choir / Music Ministry Ms. Patricia Seblano (718) 954-0247
Sunday after the 10:00am Mass in the Choir Loft.
New members are welcomed.
Food Pantry Mr. Jim Regan, St. Vincent DePaul (718) 351-2612
Friday 8:00am – 12:00pm under the Rectory. Enter via rear Parking Lot.
Golden Age Club Ms. Terry Brennan (718) 351-2612
Tuesday at 1:00pm in the Dongan Hall Meeting Room.
New members welcomed.
Island Shores Residents Mass
Legion of Mary Ms. Chad Gatchalian (718) 351-2612
Pray the Rosary Monday through Saturday at 8:30am and
Sunday at 11:30am in the Church..
Weekly meeting Sunday after the 12:00pm Mass in the Rectory.
New members welcomed.
Miraculous Medal Novena
Monday after the 9:00am Mass.
RCIA/Bible Study Mrs. Barbara Regan (718) 351-2119
Monday at 7:00pm in the Dongan Hall Classrooms.
Religious Education Mrs. Barbara Regan (718) 351-2119
Wednesday & Thursday, 3:00pm—4:30pm in the Dongan Hall Classrooms.
Scripture Study Sr. Barbara Helco (am) and Mr. Jerry LePre (pm)
Monday after the 9:00am Mass in the Rectory.
Monday at 7:00pm in the Meeting Room.
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Take a Photo Tour
View our parish Picnic photos at our Facebook page.
Click here to take a photo tour of our Church the prior events.
Monday - Saturday 9:00am
8:00am, 10:00am, and 12:00noon
Saturday: 4:00pm to 4:30pm
Our Faith Formation
Committee meets every
first Tuesday of the month
at 7:00pm in the Dongan
Hall Meeting Room
(under he Church).
For more information,
Rectory Office Hous
Monday - Friday: 9:30am - 2:30pm
1st and 2nd Sundays, by appointment only. Interviews of
parents seeking baptism for their children are arranged by
calling the Rectory during business hours.
Arrangements for the Sacrament of Marriage must be made
six months in advance. Please contact the Rectory for further