Christmas Around the World

Christmas Around the World takes place on Saturday, December 7th, 2019 in the St. Boniface Gym immediately after the 5 pm Mass and tree lighting and blessing of the crèche.

This is a Parish run event where we have Christmas displays and treats from many countries.

Ways you can lend a helping hand:

  • Represent a country by coordinating a table at the event (we have 14 countries already!)
  • Performing a holiday dance or song representing your country
  • Helping to obtain or make raffle baskets and donations for the silent auction
  • Helping at the event like selling tickets for the 50/50 raffle
  • This year we are having a cookie swap booth so we are looking for bakers and people to help run that booth!
  • We need help setting up, during the event and cleaning up afterwards as well!
  • Bring your family & friends to start celebrating the Christmas Season in the most festive way!

For more information or to lend your support, please contact:
Email Belinda at bzbasaca@gmail.com or call/text 516-551-2788.

A Fun, Free, Parish-Run Event with:

Christmas Displays & Treats from Different Countries

Silent Auction & 50/50 Raffle

Live Entertainment & Christmas Carol Sing-Along

Photo Op with Special Mystery Visitors from the North Pole! 

Parish Lenten Mission

A Parish Lenten Journey with Jesus and Mary

Presented by Tony Belizzi
7:30 pm in the Church
April 8th, 9th and 10th, 2019

Tony Bellizzi is a retreat director, inspirational speaker, professional educator, performance artist, youth minister and prison minister. The Founder and Director of The Hope for the Children Foundation, Tony is also a published author of several books and CDs. Tony is “home grown” having received his M.A. from the Seminary of the Immaculate Conception in Huntington.

An evangelist for forty three years, Tony offers a wide variety of presentations in a simple down to earth style for every age group anywhere in the world and has lead several retreats for St. Ignatius Retreat House and St. Boniface Martyr Parish.

Tony conducts over 500 Spiritual Retreats annually, providing powerful experiences of God’s abundant love and mercy for Catholic Parishes and Schools. Tony’s inspirational retreats open hearts, energizes souls and changes lives by bringing people the Good News of the saving power of a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and participation in the Life of His church.

Enhance your Lenten experience this year by joining us for our Parish Mission, A Parish Lenten Journey with Jesus and Mary at 7:30 pm at St. Boniface Martyr Church. You’ll be glad you did!

  • April 8: Opening up Your Heart to Jesus, Journeying with Our Lord Closer and Deeper than Ever Before.
  • April 9: Journey with Jesus, focusing on the topics and themes surfaced by the parish, plus the Journey with Jesus Guided Meditation Experience
  • April 10: Full of Grace – Mary as model of faith and her apparitions. To learn more about Tony Bellizzi and his many ministry projects, books and CDs, please visit TonyBellizzi.com and HopefortheChildren.org.

Christmas Pageant

NativityCome one, come all to celebrate the anniversary of the birth of our Lord,
Jesus Christ at the St. Boniface Martyr Children’s Christmas Pageant on Saturday, December 22 at 6:30pm in the church.

Come sing with us and join us for refreshments after the performance.

Handel’s Messiah Dec 10

The North Shore Chamber Choir and our very own cantors Kathleen Clancy and Christopher Lau will be featured in this beautiful, moving musical performance directed by our very own Jeffrey Schneider. It is truly a wonderful and joyous way to start the Christmas Season. Wine and cheese social follows. Tickets are $25 and are available online or at the door.

Click here to purchase tickets online.

Christmas Around the World

 

Christmas Around the World takes place on Saturday, December 9th, 2017 in the St. Boniface Gym immediately after the 5 pm Mass and tree lighting and blessing of the crèche.

This is a Parish run event where we have Christmas displays and treats from many countries.

Ways you can lend a helping hand:

  • Represent a country by coordinating a table at the event (we have 14 countries already!)
  • Performing a holiday dance or song representing your country
  • Helping to obtain or make raffle baskets and donations for the silent auction
  • Helping at the event like selling tickets for the 50/50 raffle
  • This year we are having a cookie swap booth so we are looking for bakers and people to help run that booth!
  • We need help setting up, during the event and cleaning up afterwards as well!
  • Bring your family & friends to start celebrating the Christmas Season in the most festive way!

For more information or to lend your support, please contact:
Email Belinda at bzbasaca@gmail.com or call/text 516-551-2788.

A Fun, Free, Parish-Run Event with:

Christmas Displays & Treats from Different Countries

Silent Auction & 50/50 Raffle

Live Entertainment & Christmas Carol Sing-Along

Photo Op with Special Mystery Visitors from the North Pole! 

 

The Passion & The Messiah

The North Shore Chamber Choir Returns to St. Boniface

Join us in church for a concert of readings from the Passion of Jesus with selections from Handel’s Messiah as well as the music of Mendelssohn, Bruckner, Franck and others.  Don’t miss this wonderful opportunity for another Lenten observance. The concert begins at 4 pm under the artistic direction our own Jeffrey Schneider. Tickets are $20 and will be on sale after all of the Masses or Click here to purchase online.

 

New Year’s

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Mary, Mother of God
New Year’s Eve, Saturday, December 31
Holy Hour for Peace with Exposition, Adoration and Benediction 3pm – 5pm followed by 5pm Vigil Mass.

Mary, Mother of God
New Year’s Day, Sunday, January 1
9am, 10:30am & 12pm.

Blessing of the Crèche and Christmas Tree Lighting

The Horse Knows the WayBlessing of the Crèche , Christmas Tree Lighting, Party and Caroling Saturday, December 12, 2015 6:00pm:  Caroling on a Horse-drawn Wagon, ending with treats, hot cocoa, cookies, Santa and more!

Cross Catholic Outreach

Please welcome Fr. Richard Kunzman who will speak at all the Masses December 12/13 on behalf of the Cross Catholic Outreach, which was founded to create a meaningful link between parishes in America and the priests and nuns working in the Church overseas in the Caribbean, Africa, Asia, Central and South America.

Cross Catholic Outreach BannerPlease be generous in your response to Father’s appeal. Brochures will be provided if you wish to support this ministry.

 

 

 

Open Parish Meeting

There will be an Open Meeting for all parishioners to offer input into the appointment of a new Pastor for St. Boniface Martyr Parish. Parishioners will be invited to indicate the skills and qualities they feel are necessary to lead the parish into the future and to share their thoughts on specific needs the parish may have.

Bishop Andrej, the Vicar, Fr. Bill Slater from the North Hempstead Deanery and Msgr. Peter Pflomm, Director of Clergy Personnel, will be present to conduct and participate in the meeting on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at 7pm in the St. Boniface Gym.