Catholic Committee Next bi-monthly meeting, Tentative, January
23, 2018, Immaculate Heart of Mary Church , Brooklyn, N.Y., 11218.
Arrival of International Peace Light Flame
USA Ceremony of Reception and Passing of the Peace Flame and Message
Saturday, November 25, 2017
Our Lady of the Skies
John F. Kennedy International Airport, Jamaica,
Queens, NY, 11430
4, take elevator from ground floor.
Gathering starts at 2:00
Ceremony to Commence approximately 3:00, soon after arrival
(2:45pm scheduled landing) of Peace light and VIP Couriers on flight from Vienna Austria.
All welcome, while available seating is limited. Catholic Mass is held in the Chapel every Saturday
at 5:00 PM.
Scouting Members encouraged to wear uniforms,
share your distribution plans.
Follow all directions of Port Authority Police and Airport
Security Personnel as Airport is always at "high security". If lost in the Airport ask for directions.
Short Term Parking in Terminal Four " Blue Lot" will be validated by Chapel
Secretary for event. A small donation to the Chapel fund is welcomed and helps off- set their expenses of hosting
JFK International can also be reached by the MTA NYC subway, A, E, J & Z subway lines,
with transfer to the " Airlink" to the airport, and connecting the Terminals.
time to get to the Airport, Terminal Four as this is weekend at the peak of holiday travel in the United States. On
average 46,000 people pass thru Terminal 4 each day.
Bring your oil lamps, smokeless parafin
lamp oil recommended, bring a container for your lamp such as a empty sheetrock compound or a home depot "homer"
If you are traveling far and you are the driver, bring some one to assist you with watching
and caring for the Peace light flame, while enroute to your destination.
Suggested that you have
a window partially open, and fire extingusher, and pair of gloves in the vehicle.
While not required,
you may RSVP that you will be attending to firstname.lastname@example.org
We look forward to seeing you on
Saturday, November 25th, 2017 at Our Lady of the Skies Chapel.
Bring your camera and spread the
good news to other Messengers of Peace.
List your Peace light pick up request/ distribution plans on Facebook -" Peace
light - North America" The 2017 Distribution Map is "lighting up" quickly. Use the following link:
For Global Peacelight Information :
Catholic Scout Retreat
and Loving our Catholic Faith -
Putting Faith into
Date for our 2018 Catholic Scout Retreat
November 2 -4, Alpine Scout Camp, Alpine N.J.
(Book your Unit Campsite, Leantos or Cabins ASAP - GNYC Camping Services - 212 - 242-1100)
Bishop's Dinner for Scouting
Most Rev. Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio, DD, PhD
Dinner date has been
postponed until Spring 2018
Adult Religious Award Applications are welcome.
Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio appointed two new Diocesian Catholic
Scout Chaplains effective January 31, 2017. Congratulations to Deacon Vincent Lino, Queens Scout Chaplain & Deacon
Jim Noble, Brooklyn Scout Chaplain.
Seven Saint Brendan
Church, Brooklyn, N.Y. Girl Scouts Receive The Spirit Alive Religious Award
At Parish Mass, Sunday June 25, 2017
Two Saint Brendan
Scout Leaders Awarded Adult Religious Recognitions
- Bronze Pelican Award
Yvette Sladky - Saint Anne Award
Pictured Above - L
to R - Deacon James Noble, Diocese of Brooklyn Scout Chaplain, Yvette Sladky, Saint Brendan Girl Scout Leader, Rev. Peter
D. Gillen, KCHS, Pastor of Saint Brendan Parish, & Vincent Mangual, Saint Brendan Boy Scout Leader, Parish Sacristan/
Custodian, & Pastoral Minister (Photo Credit - CCOS)
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