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Special Needs

The Pope and the Athletes with Disabilities

Inclusion of those with disabilities helps us to become who we are meant to be as children of one Father.

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Pastoral Ministry with Deaf Catholics

Visit the Deaf Catholic Community on Facebook for information about upcoming events.

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Special Needs Ministry

The work of the Ministry with Persons with Special Needs seeks to include all in faith formation and parish life.

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What to Expect When You’re Expecting a Baby with Down Syndrome (VIDEO)

Mary Anne Russo presents the challenges and joys of having children with Downs.

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A Reminder from Pope Francis

Pope Francis reminds us that we are created in God's image and each of us "...reflects something of God's glory (274)."

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Parish Accessibility: Always A Priority

"We are incomplete as a church if someone is missing.”

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Latest Updates

Pope's Message for Lent 2015

Make Your Hearts Firm – Pope’s Message for Lent 2015

The following is the full text of the Holy Father Francis' message for Lent 2015, entitled “Make your hearts firm”. The document was signed in the Vatican on 4 October 2014, the festivity of St. Francis of Assisi.

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Parenting and Family Life

Discipline Is Not A Dirty Word

This workshop is designed for all parents, grandparents, catechists and anyone who would like to learn skills to discipline children in a positive way.

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Winter - Spring 2015 Programs

Faith Formation Winter & Spring 2015 Programs

Bring in the new year with our workshops, you don't want to miss out if you're a Catechetical Leader, Catechist, Marriage Facilitator, or just want to grow in your ministry.

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A Priceless Privilege

How wonderful that we can worship the loving Father who created us all in His wonderful image together!

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Winter Masses

Thank you to all of the parishes involved in this ministry!

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Upcoming Events

Mar
11

Positive Parenting and Teaching: Boundaries with children

Positive Parenting and Teaching:Using Biblical Practices in every day interaction with children. A four part series is being offered for parents and catechists of children [...]

Wednesday, Mar 11, 2015
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
St. John Nepomucene Parish
Bohemia

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Apr
9

Positive Parenting and Teaching: Non-violent discipline

Positive Parenting and Teaching:Using Biblical Practices in every day interaction with children.A 4 part series is being offered for parents and catechists of children who [...]

Thursday, Apr 9, 2015
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
St. Nepomucene Parish
Bohemia

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Apr
21

Discipline Is Not A Dirty Word

This workshop is designed for all parents, grandparents, catechists and anyone who would like to learn skills to discipline children in a positive way.

Tuesday, Apr 21, 2015
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Saint Sylvester's Parish
Medford

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May
21

Positive Parenting and Teaching: Positive Reinforcement

Positive Parenting and Teaching:Using Biblical Practices in every day interaction with children. A four part series is being offered for parents and catechists of children [...]

Thursday, May 21, 2015
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
St.John Nepomucene Parish
Bohemia

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