Yesterday afternoon, we took a ride to visit the Feast of Santa Rosalia on 18th Avenue in the Bensonhurst section of Brooklyn, NY. It’s been quite a while since I last visited 18th Avenue, and my first time attending the feast in honor of Palermo’s patron saint.
Monthly Archives: August 2015
Sad to hear about the passing of Bishop Thomas Donato, Episcopal Vicar of Hudson County. Bishop Donato was born Gaetano Aldo “Thomas” Donato in Jersey City, NJ on October 1, 1940.
The sanctuary & altar inside Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church on Randolph Avenue in Clifton, NJ.
Sacred Heart is the oldest of the Italian national parishes in the Paterson Diocese. It was also the first Roman Catholic Church in Clifton.
Today, Saturday August 22, 2015 is the 33rd Anniversary of my Baptism. I was baptized by Father Zbigniew J. Szymanski at St. Joseph R.C. Church in Hackensack.
Father Michael Marotta, CRM, will be leaving his position as pastor of St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church in Lodi to become the novice master at the Adorno Fathers (Order of the Clerics Regular Minor) Seminary in the Philippines at the end of the month.
I took a ride out to the City of Hazelton, Pennsylvania with my good friends, brothers Patrick & Anthony. Patrick had being mentioning for a few weeks about this special feast in honor of San Mauro Abate held at Our Lady of Grace Roman Catholic Church in Hazelton, Pennsylvania.