525 Bedford Road Pocantico Hills,
Tarrytown New York 10591
TheMagdalene@archny.org
914.631.0529

Bulletin & Calendar

CHOIR FOR EASTER: All those interested in participating in the choir for Holy Week and Easter please contact Anne Holland at musicgalanne@gmail.com or call 347-229-6929 asap. Rehearsals will begin Wednesday, starting February 21st from 6:15 to 7:30 p.m.

VALENTINE BAKE SALE – A GREAT SUCCESS!! Despite our rainy weekend, we are able to send the Tarrytown/Sleepy Hollow Community Food Pantry $1,275.00. Thanks to all who baked and bought goodies. A special thanks to Peter, Beth and Emma Basha for organizing the event.

CARDINAL’S APPEAL 2018: Our Parishes are the lifeblood of the Archdiocese. The Cardinal’s Appeal supports our spiritual homes during times when they cannot support themselves. Funds raised by the Cardinal’s Appeal assisted 85 parishes in need last year. Your gift helps tend to the spiritual needs of our Catholic communities. We encourage every parishioner to take part so we are able to meet our goal of $43,000. If you would like to make your gift today, please fill out an Appeal pledge card found in the back of the church, either mail it to the Appeal office or submit it to the parish in the collection basket. You can also pledge online: www.cardinalsappeal.org.

LENT: Please consider joining us for the following Lenten activities:

-Bible Study – Book of the Prophet Jeremiah – beginning Wednesday, February 14 at 10:00 a.m. in the Parish Hall

-Friday evenings for Stations of the Cross at 7:00 p.m.

-Daily Mass at 8:00 a.m. on weekdays

-Confession every Saturday at 4:30 p.m.

-Reconciliation Monday (March 26) 4:00 – 7:00 p.m.

-Please pick up a free Lenten meditation pamphlet and spend some quiet time each day

-Deny yourself something and/or make a decision to help those who are in need

DOMINICAN SISTERS OF HAWTHORNE VOCATION DISCERNMENT: Women (ages 19-45) who are discerning a religious vocation are invited to join us for a weekend of sharing our life in prayer and apostolate. Reservations are required. For information or reservations please contact Sister Alma Marie at 845-745-1319. See bulletin board.

EMMAUS MINISTRY FOR GRIEVING PARENTS: Losing a child under any circumstances is horrific. Focusing on the spirituality of the grieving process can help tremendously. A ministry for parents whose children of any age have died by any cause, no matter how long ago. A one-day spiritual retreat will be held here at the Magdalene on Saturday, February 24, 2018 from 9:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. For more information or to register, call Sue DiSisto at (646) 794-3191 or see www.emfgp.org. and bulletin board. Please join us. All are welcome!

The Church of the Magdalene is the Only Church in the Archdiocese of New York Dedicated to Mary Magdalene