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Family Life

Family Life Workshops-Love Is Our Mission: The Family Fully Alive

In preparation for the upcoming World Meeting of Families, which will be held in September 2015, various parish and diocesan  …

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Family Ministry

World Meeting of Families –Diocesan Pilgrimage-Registration Now Open

Open registration for our diocesan pilgrimage to the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia.

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Family Ministry

Video: Living the Gift: Passing on the Faith to Our Children

This video addresses one of the biggest challenges facing Catholic parents, families, and parish families alike: passing on the faith to our children.

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Family Ministry

Parenting Programs

Here are two excellent programs to help you parents pass on your faith to your children: Baby Steps in Family Faith, and Making Music, Praying Twice

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Parents

Who You Are As Catholic Parents

YOU are the Primary Catechists of your children.

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Latest Updates

Love is Our Mission

Thank you to all that attended, Love Is Our Mission Series

Love Is Our Mission: The Family as Fundamental Community- On Tuesday, May 12, 2015 the final workshop in the series on the family was held on the campus of St. John’s University in Oakdale.

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Papal Mass-Pre Registration

Waiting List for the Papal Mass Pilgrimage

Pre-register to make the Diocesan Pilgrimage to the Papal Mass. Sept 27, 2015.

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World Meeting of Families

World Meeting of Families –Diocesan Pilgrimage One Day Trip

Reserve your spot on the Coach bus for the World Meeting of Families –Diocesan Pilgrimage One Day Trip.

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Family Life

Family Life in our Parishes

The parish of St. Ignatius Loyola, Hicksville through its Family Life Committee hosted an Easter Egg Hunt Fun Day on Saturday,…

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Women’s Conference 2015

3rd Annual Women’s Conference

Please join us once again at our 3rd Annual Women’s Conference to be held on May 30, 2015 at the Seminary of the Immaculate Conception.

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Upcoming Events

May
28

Managing Stress In Everyday Ministry

Dr. Ray Shelton will be presenting on the topic of “Protecting Mind, Body and Soul: Managing Stress in Everyday Ministry” as part of our Family [...]

Thursday, May 28, 2015
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Our Lady of Lourdes Parish Center
West Islip

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Marriage

Jun
11

Marriage Preparation Facilitator Training

Interested in facilitating engaged couples preparing for the Sacrament of Marriage? Sign up for our Marriage Facilitator Workshops!

Thursday, Jun 11, 2015
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Parish Center
West Islip

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Marriage

Jun
18

Marriage Preparation Facilitator Training

Interested in facilitating engaged couples preparing for the Sacrament of Marriage? Sign up for our Marriage Facilitator Workshops!

Thursday, Jun 18, 2015
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Parish Center
West Islip

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Marriage

Jun
25

Marriage Preparation Facilitator Training

Interested in facilitating engaged couples preparing for the Sacrament of Marriage? Sign up for our Marriage Facilitator Workshops!

Thursday, Jun 25, 2015
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Parish Center
West Islip

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