Immaculate Conception Parish is immersed in a rich history of the Passionist Community. At the heart of our history is a dedication to our call to “Keep alive the memory of the passion of Jesus Christ” and to be a people of God’s compassion.
Our Lady of Guadalupe – December 12
This Saturday evening, before the 5:30 PM Mass, the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe will be commemorated with a rosary.
Advent Evening of Prayer via ZOOM – December 14 from 7 to 8 PM
Next Monday evening, Ginny Blass will offer for the parish an Advent reflection on Mary via the Zoom platform on your computer, phone, or other compatible device. You may contact the parish office for the access code.
Christmas Novena – 7 PM Mass (also Via Facebook) – December 15 to 23
The traditional novena in preparation for Christmas will be held this year with a Rosary and Mass at 7 PM each night. The Mass will also be available on the ICC Facebook page (Facebook.com/ICCjamaica).
Reconciliation Monday – December 21 from 4 to 8 PM
To provide another opportunity to receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation before the celebration of Christmas, Bishop Di Marzio has asked that confessions will be heard on this day, in all the parishes. No appointment is necessary. Simply come to the upper church during the hours of 4 to 8 PM, on Monday December 21.
This year, beginning on the First Sunday of Advent, November 29, 2020, and continuing until January 1, 2021, the Passionists have begun to celebrate their 300th anniversary with the slogan, “Gratitude, Prophecy, Hope.” We the parishioners of Immaculate Conception congratulate them, thank them for many years of service, especially in our parish, and them join in praying for the continuance of the order for many years to come.
The Sunday and Weekday Mass schedule has resumed as follows:
- SUNDAY MASSES – 5:30 PM (Sat), 8:30 AM, 10:00 AM, 11:30 AM (in Spanish), and 1:00 PM.
- WEEKDAY MASSES – Monday through Friday at 8:30 AM in English; Thursday evenings at 7:00 PM in Spanish
- All are in the upper church.
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Social distancing rules are still in effect:
- Some pews are closed, the open pews are marked off with tape at intervals of about 6 feet.
- Masks are required.
- Hand sanitizer is available.
- There are no missals in the pews, but you may certainly bring your own; Bulletins are now available at the exits and at the Announcements/News link above.
- Please follow the priest’s instructions regarding reception of Holy Communion.
We will continue to bring the Mass home on Facebook. Click here for information on viewing the Facebook transmissions of Sunday Masses at 8:30 AM in English and 11:30 AM in Spanish.
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Immaculate Conception-Jamaica New York is a multi-cultural Catholic Parish called in LOVE, rich in GIFTS, and one in GOD. Our ministry is rooted in baptism, the Gospel, the Eucharist and the Passionist charisms. We are a people seeking to welcome, respond to, and serve a diversity of persons and needs, in a changing community. We do this through the celebration of sacraments, faith formation, and compassionate outreach.