Feast Day of Our Lady of Mount Carmel
On Thursday, July 16, over 300 parishioners joined in celebrating our parish’s 174th anniversary with a multi-lingual mass in honor of our patroness, Our Lady of Mount Carmel. Our main celebrant was Msgr. Sean G. Ogle, Pastor and concelebrated by Parochial Vicar, Father Joe Pham. They were assisted by our two Spanish deacons, Manuel Barahona and Ruben Mendez. The beautiful floral arrangements and the shrine in this picture were created by the Spanish Novena Group. A reception followed in the Parish Institute. Pictures by Nina Carullo. Video at YouTube.
Easter Vigil 2015
On Saturday, April 4, 2015, we celebrated Easter Vigil Mass at the mother church of Queens County in Astoria, New York. Mass was led by our main celebrant and Pastor, Msgr. Sean G. Ogle, V.F. Con-celebrating were Parochial Vicars, Father Joe Pham and Father Peter Nguyen. Also joining in this celebration was Pastor Emeritus of Saint Margaret Mary, Father Ed Brady. They were assisted by Deacons Manuel Barahona and Ruben Mendez with close to 500 parishioners in attendance. We had three candidates for full initiation (Baptism, Holy Communion and Confirmation); two candidates received their first Holy Communion and Confirmation, and three candidates received their first Holy Communion. Pictures courtesy of Nina Carullo.