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Those working with children need to take VIRTUS training session

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. Youths ages 16 through 18 may […]

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No altar servers! That could be unless you help

Father Jim has been requesting volunteers to become altar servers for several weeks now in the bulletin and online. Unfortunately, no one has responded. Even if you’re already a server, […]

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Do you know someone who would like to become Catholic?

The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults is the process whereby an adult who has not been baptized or one who has been baptized but not received any other sacraments […]

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Buono Fortuna raffle generates more than $10,000 in profits

The 2021 Buono Fortuna raffle profits were more than $10,000, an increase of 9.6 percent over the October 2020 raffle. Here are the details from chairwoman Leigh D’Agostino: 1,246 tickets […]

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Pandemic forces major changes to anniversary plans

Above: From left: Gina Batson, Terri Panuccio, Father Jim and Terry discuss anniversary plans. By TERRY REALE and GINA BATSON When our 125th anniversary committee first met on June 3, […]

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Our Parish Heritage, Part 5: 4 decades of change

This is the fifth in a series of articles highlighting the history of our parish leading to its 125th anniversary.  1950-1991 Father William Pizzoglio’s assistant, Father Joseph Berton, became Mount […]

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Mural above the sanctuary inspired by Raphael

By A.J. VALENTINI Parishioners and guests always are impressed by the art-filled walls and ceilings when they enter St. Mary of Mount Carmel Church. Perhaps the most admired work in […]