A blessed Autumn at St. Bernard's
Advent Holiday Craft Fair
Saturday, November 29, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. in the Gym
St. Bernard's Catholic Daughters of the Americas and Youth Ministry are teaming up to sponsor a craft fair with over 50 quality vendors selling all new merchandise. A festive Advent atmosphere and "RootBier Garden" with snacks available will add to the fun of the day.
Advent Evening Prayer
3 Wednesdays December 3, 10, 17; 7:30 p.m. in Church
Take time out from the busyness of the season to reflect on the wonder of of watching and waiting for God to become visible in our world. Candles, incense, meditative music and guest preachers Fr. Todd Saccoccia, Rev. Cliff Kretkowski, and Sr. Diane Morgan will help us be ready to welcome Christ into our lives at Christmas.
Advent Day of Reflection:
Lead Kindly Light
Thursday, December 4, 9:30 a.m.- 3:00 p.m. in the Parish Center
St. Nicholas Craft Night!
Friday, December 5, 7:00-9:00 p.m. in the School
St. Nicholas - on whom Santa is (very loosely) based - has a feast day December 6. Join with other families with children ages 2-12 to meet the saint, learn his story and its connection to Christmas gift-giving, and make some Advent and Christmas arts and crafts, including Christmas cards! Free snacks and candy canes for all!
RESERVATIONS PLEASE! e-mail
or call the parish office at 516-731-4220.
Explore Your Faith!
Awakening Faith groups are for younger Catholic adults who are seeking to better understand and connect with their Catholic faith. Topics include What is spirituality?, Do I Need God's Mercy?, Why does Mass matter?, Do I Belong in the Church? and other topics selected by the participants. No questions off base. No judgment.
Fall groups are underway! Watch for winter/spring schedule!
Interested, but can't make the scheduled times?
We can form a group at a time convenient for you with just six interested people