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    Information about Papal Mass at Madison Square Garden:

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    Cardinal Dolan letter:

    Itinerary of the Pope’s visit
    Thursday, September 24
    5:00p.m        Pope Francis arrives from DC at JFK;                        Brief welcoming ceremony.
    5:30p.m.       [Hopeful] motorcade in an open                                vehicle up 5th Avenue.
    6:00p.m.       Vespers, Saint Patrick’s Cathedral (in                        attendance: representative priests,                          representative religious women,                              men, representative deacons, lay                              leaders (members of boards),
                           representative priests, deacons, and                        religious from dioceses of
                           Brooklyn and Rockville Center,                                  Benefactors of cathedral and
    7:30p.m.       Evening at residence of Nuncio to                            United Nations, 72nd Street
    Friday, September 25
    8:30a.m.        Visit to United Nations
    11:30a.m.      Inter-religious gathering at 9/11                                 Memorial
    1:00p.m.        Luncheon at United Nations
    4:00p.m.        Visit to Our Lady Queen of Angels                             School, Harlem
    4:30p.m.        Visit with immigrants cared for by                             Catholic Charities in adjoining                                   auditorium
    5:00p.m.       Hopeful open Motorcade through                            city to Madison Square Garden
    6:00p.m.       Mass, Madison Square Garden (In
                           attendance: all priests of the
                           archdiocese invited to concelebrate,                        24,000 tickets distributed
                           through parishes.
    Saturday, September 26
    Early morning private departure for World Meeting of Families, Philadelphia, PA.

  • Celebration of the Eucharist
    Celebración de la Eucaristía

    • SATURDAY:5:00 PM 6:15 PM Spanish
    • SUNDAY:8:15 AM 9:30 AM Spanish Walkirios11:00 AM Choir12:30 PM Spanish Coro Hispano6:00 PM Jazz
    • WEDNESDAY:6:00 PM 
    • MON - FRI:12:00 PM 7:00 PM Spanish
  • Confession Times
    Hora de Confesiónes  

    • SATURDAY:4:00 PM to 5:00 PM Bi-Lingual
  • Adoration Times
    Hora de adoración

    • Friday: 8:30 AM to 7:00 PM Blessed Sacrament Exposition
  • Ascension Parish Calendar
    Calendario de la Ascensión

  • Today's Readings
    Las lecturas de hoy

    • Reading 1 Ex 34:29-35
      Responsorial Psalm PS 99:5, 6, 7, 9
      Alleluia Jn 8:12
      Gospel Jn 11:19-27
      Or Lk 10:38-42