To Our Parishioners

Letters, Messages, Blessings, Prayer Services & More

We "stay connected together in spirit through prayer" with visits to our Church for private prayer Mondays thru Fridays until 8PM; Saturdays until 5PM and Sundays until 2PM.  Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament is 1PM to 8PM every Friday.  All must wear mask and practice social distancing.   Stay connected with others right here on our website!

Here are resources and a variety of messages/letters/notices to keep you updated on issues and formed in living our faith.  

Prepare for Mass  - a resource to be used in your home by individuals and families in preparing to participate in Mass from your home.  Can also be used for reflection prior to attending Mass in person. Click here for Prepare for Mass Booklet

Catholic Mass - Attending Online versus Attending Sunday Mass - message from Ken Yasinski, well known Catholic speaker that visits parishes throughout North America.  Ken provides five reasons for attending Mass in person when possible.


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Previous Letters, Messages, Blessings, Prayer Services & More . . . 

Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time - Sunday, June 21, 2020.  A Letter from Bishop John O. Barres, Diocese of Rockville Centre.  Click Here

Solemnity of Sacred Heart of Jesus - Friday, June 19, 2020.  A special day of "Extraordinary Diocesan-Wide Day of Reconciliation" with Confessions heard during different hours of the day! Click here

Pentecost Sunday - Sunday, May 31, 2020.  A Message to our Parishioners and Faith Community from our Pastor, Msgr. Richard Figliozzi.  Click here.

Sixth Sunday of Easter - Celebration with White Mass - Sunday May 17, 2020.  On the Sixth Sunday of Easter, we continue to pray for all those who are carrying crosses and burdens, as well as for all who continue to fight this pandemic on the frontline, our nurses, doctors and all healthcare workers on Long Island. Click here for Letter to the Faithful from Bishop John O. Barres on White Mass

Preparation for the Reopening of Public Mass -  This is an enormous challenge: when and how to reestablish public liturgies in a way that does not irresponsibly place the common good and the health of our people in grave danger.  Click Here for Letter of May 12, 2020 to Faithful from Bishop John O. Barres.

National Nurses Week - May 6 through May 12, 2020 Click Here - Letter to Faithful from Bishop John O. Barres.  We greatly appreciate all that these men and women do, especially in this serious challenging time.  Also--an invitation to "White Mass" for all healthcare workers on May 17, 2020 at 11:00AM from Saint Agnes Cathedral, Rockville Centre.

"Listen to the Voice of the Good Shepherd" -  A Message from Seminarian Louis Cona; a parishoner of Saint Catherine of Sienna now studying for the priesthood shares the importance of opening our hearts to hear God's Voice!  (see below) 


Good Shepherd Sunday Click Here for Letter to Faithful from Bishop John O. Barres, DRVC, May 3, 2020 

Reconsecration to Mary, Mother of the Church - May 1, 2020!  Thousands participated across the nation on Friday, May 1, in nation-wide Prayer Service led by Archbishop Jose H. Gomez of Los Angeles, President of the USCCB.  Locally at Saint Catherine of Sienna we joined our Pastor Msgr. Richard Figliozzi and Seminarian Louis Cona in renewing conscreation to Our Lady as a Parish, Parish family and individuals.  (see below)  AND "Jesus I Triust in You!" (see below) 

"Jesus, I Trust In You!"  Click Here - Written Message for April 19, 2020 Divine Mercy Sunday  Now if you wish to pray the Divine Mercy Chaplet or listen to the Chaplet in song click here  Divine Mercy Sunday is the Second Sunday of Easter.  It is a tradition to celebrate Mass, pray together, recite the Divine Mercy Chaplet, have an opportunity for Confession and receive a blessing on this special day.  Due to Coronavirus it was celebrated differently but with heart and soul.  Many reflected on the image of Divine Mercy, opened their heart and said:  Jesus I Trust in You!  As a Parish Family we joined Msgr. Rick as he lead us in prayer and gave a blessing. (see below)



"He is Risen.  He is truly Risen!" Click Here - Written Message for April 12, 2020 Easter Sunday  AND see below for an Easter Greeting and blessing from our Pastor, Rev. Msgr. Richard Figliozzi.

Letter with scripture readings, prayers, reflections and "at home activities" for Holy Week including Holy Thursday, Good Friday, and Holy Saturday evening for Easter Vigil and more "at home activities for Easter Sunday!  Click Here - Letter of April 5, 2020 -- Passion (Palm) Sunday (Beginning of Holy Week)

Letter on the celebration of the Angelus, updates regarding the ban on Masses, celebration of priests' private Mass and more.  Click Here - Letter of March 25, 2020-Solemnity of the Annunciation of the Lord

Letter on the liturgical, spiritual and social changes in activities due to Coronavirus. Click Here - Letter of March 19, 2020-Solemnity of St. Joseph, Husband of Mary, Patron of the Universal Church