Youth Ministry

Special Youth Ministry meeting zoom
Sunday, April 19th @ 7 pm with Nolan Reynolds, Director of Youth Ministry of our Diocese.  Please share with your friends to join this time to come together.  zoom.us.  Meeting Room ID: 921-737-0728.  Please RSVP to Belinda or by commenting here. See you then!

Our Youth Group gives teens the opportunity to meet and foster lasting friendships while exploring our faith and belief.

Check us out, bring some friends, make some new ones!  Join our Facebook page “St. Boniface Youth Group“.

All are welcome!

Belinda Basaca Zeitlin:  516-676-0676;  email:  stbonym@gmail.com.

We meet on Sundays from 6 – 8 pm in the Fr. James Donohoe Parish Center.  All 8th – 12th graders are invited!

For up to date information on all of our events email stbonym@gmail.com to join our weekly mailing list or follow us on Instagram at STBONYG
Follow us on our  Instagramusername: ‘stbonyg’,
Join our Facebook  page ‘St. Boniface Youth Group
Email  the Youth Minister, Belinda, at stbonym@gmail.com.
 
Who is your new Youth Ministry Director?
Dr. Belinda Basaca Zeitlin, MS, MD (aka “Dr. B”) is a pediatrician and has been a St. Boniface Parishioner for over a decade.  She and her husband were raised in Glen Cove and returned to the area in June 2000 to raise their now teenage boys.  She has extensive training in youth empowerment, interpersonal communication and leadership skills. She serves as member to the Pastoral Council, an Extraordinary Minister and lector and has launched several new initiatives at our Parish including the Parish Yard Sale and Christmas Around the World. As a parent and pediatrician, she has prided her professional work on being a sentinel for child protection and anti-bullying. As a child advocate, her life’s mission is to empower youth and instill leadership skills that will last them a lifetime.
 

Mass Schedule

Normal Mass Schedule Resumed

June 28, 2020 Update:
Our usual Mass schedule has resumed, as follows:

  •  Daily Mass   8 am.
  •  Sunday Masses:  Saturday: 5 pm Vigil;   Sunday: 9 am, 10:30 am, 12 Noon.  10:30 Mass also livestreamed on Facebook.
  •  Holy Day Masses:  As announced prior to each Holy Day
  •  Special Intentions Mass:   5pm first Saturday of month

Note:  All Sunday, Daily and Holy Day Masses are celebrated in the church building.

Website and app for finding Mass times and locations while traveling.


Public Masses have resumed. Doors, aisles, pews, etc. have been marked clearly as required for social distancing. Please follow all markings, signs and instructions. No reservations required.
  • Notes:

    a. We continue to be dispensed from the obligation to attend Sunday Mass.
    b. The sick or vulnerable due to age or health condition are encouraged to remain at home.
    c. Streamed Mass: The 10:30 am Sunday Mass will be streamed, on Facebook Live at www.facebook.com/StBonifaceMartyr/. When we are not streaming, other streamed Masses are available on Catholic Faith Network at CFNtv.org or televised on Optimum 29/137, Verizon  296, Spectrum 162/471.

Procedures:

  1. No reservations are required.
  2. Masks must be worn in the church.
  3. For daily Mass: all seating in the side pews; no seating in the center pews, except for first two pews on the left.
  4. All entry through the main main doors only. All exit via the side doors only.
  5. Please follow all markings on pews directing required safe social distance.
  6. While moving about the church, please follow the yellow arrows on the floor.   Main aisle one way up, side aisles one way down and out of Church .
  7. Although our cleaning staff does their best to sanitize the church, in addition to mandatory masks, you are encouraged to wear gloves (which should not be worn if you are receiving Holy Communion), your own sanitizing wipes and sanitizing lotion as extra precautions.
  8. No bathroom accessibility.
  9. Holy Communion will be made available for those who wish to receive after Mass is finished. Communicants should come forward , socially distanced and masked (please remove your mask before you receive). Once you respond “Amen”, you should step aside and consume the host.

Confessions will be heard on Saturday 4 – 4:45 pm at the Parish Center. No appointment is necessary.

Together Time for Families

“Together Time for Families” is our Parish Program for all families of all ages. Individual families meet every week in our their own homes, and we come together on the second Sunday of the month as parish family from 9 AM to 10 AM in the Parish Center, located across the street from the church. The fee is $55 per family.

You may use the front of the Religious Ed registration form to register. Please write “Family Program” on your form. Registration forms are available in the church vestibule and Parish Center.

For more information about the Family Program, please contace Karen Croce, Director of Religious Education.