Rachel VanDeusen riding high in saddle

Rachel VanDeusen is a good student and altar server, loves playing sports and watching YouTube videos and enjoys spending time with her friends. But her real passion involves tall, four-legged creatures. Rachel is a lover…

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Parish Communion Breakfast Oct. 23

The Parish Communion Breakfast will take place after the 10:30 a.m. Mass on Sunday, Oct. 23, at Daniele’s Banquet Facility on Seneca Turnpike in New Hartford. Guest Speaker will be the Rev. Michael Carmola. The…


New Parish Council members chosen

Congratulations to our new Parish Council members: Monica Poccia, Clara Dempsey and Peter Ricci. We know that they will bring new insights and ideas to our parish. We thank the vouncil members whose terms are…


VIRTUS training session offered

Any volunteer whose ministry brings them into contact with children and youth is required to attend a three-hour Protecting God’s Children (VIRTUS) training session. Youth ages of 16 through 18 may attend with parental permission….


Hope Appeal still about $16,000 short

Each year, we are asked by our diocese to contribute generously to the faith and future of our diocesan families through the Hope Appeal. Our parish goal is $38,244. We thank the 211 parishioners/families who already contributed…


‘Coffee and …’ continues Oct. 30

After the 10:30 a.m. Mass on Sunday, Oct. 30, we will continue having a ‘Coffee and …’ social hour on the last Sunday of each month, hosted by our Faith Formation students. Stop downstairs in…


K-6 program needs volunteers

Our kindergarten through sixth-grade Faith Formation program is looking for volunteers to assist our catechists from 9:15 to 10:15 a.m. Sunday mornings. Do you love little children? Do you like to share? If you answered…


Welcome Faith Formation catechists

On Sunday, Sept. 18, the Catholic churches throughout the country celebrate catechetical Sunday and focus on the theme, “Prayer: The Faith Prayed.” We celebrate and thank members of our parish who give of their time…


Chicken barbecue Oct. 2 in gym

The Social Committee will say farewell to summer with a chicken barbecue beginning at noon Sunday, Oct. 2. The menu includes a one-half chicken, potatoes, cole slaw, salad, rolls, dessert and beverages. Tickets are $12…


Bob Fontana spreads a little sunshine

Bob Fontana has been a fixture in our parish for years. He went to school at Mount Carmel, he and his family are lifelong parishioners and he has been a part of the music ministry…