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9/21/2017 9:00:00 AM
PARISH NEWS
From Sunday bulletins
RETIREMENT EDITION

Long-term cleaning person RAMONA THOMAS retired from Holy Mother and Child parish in Corinth/Lake Luzerne; a replacement was sought....

St. Kateri Tekakwitha parish in Schenectady noted the retirement of PAT POLICASTRO after 17 years in faith formation and administration. She continues to serve as special events coordinator. KATHY SHARROW, who spent 11 years in multiple roles, including as parish bookkeeper, also retired; and DEACON TOM SHARROW retired after five years as parish manager, but continues his role as deacon....

St. James parish in Chatham noted the passing of parishioner JOE MONDEL, "one of our great ones," who volunteered for a wide range of parish and diocesan ministries...

Christ the King parish in Westmere, Albany, cheered JOE AND FRAN SCHMIDT, to JACK AND KATHY KAVANAUGH and to PAUL AND MARIANN STELMASCYK on their 50th wedding anniversaries and JACK AND MARILYN MARCIL on their 70th, calling them "an inspiration to our newlyweds." Congratulations also went to EDWARD GRAFFEO, MURIEL OPAL and MARY CLARE VISKER, who were honored by the Capital District Senior Issues Forum with "lifetime achievement awards" for community service....

REV. LEO O'BRIEN, retired pastor and a current sacramental minister at St. Vincent's parish in Albany, asked for volunteers to drive him to church on Saturdays to celebrate Masses....

The Knights of Columbus at St. Edward's parish in Clifton Park hosted PATTI KARWATOWSKI of the Coburg Village retirement community to speak on downsizing a home and senior housing....

All Saints on the Hudson parish in Mechanicville/Stillwater cheered the 70th wedding anniversary of long-time parishioners DR. AND MRS. STEPHEN SGAMBAL SR....

St. Stanislaus parish in Amsterdam wished a happy 97th birthday to MARY NIEMCZYK....

YOUTH EDITION

Corpus Christi parish in Round Lake announced that youth minister DJEMILA STEVENS has accepted a teaching position at Shenendehowa, but will be present for some upcoming parish events and as a volunteer....

REV. JEROME GINGRAS, pastor of Immaculate Conception parish in Glenville, noted that the parish is seeing more babies at Masses: "How fortunate we are to have these little ones in our midst. I know of many church communities who wish they had little children. It's a wonderful sign that our church is growing. Sometimes the babies make noise during Mass, but that's their way of praying. Maybe that's the way we sound to God when we pray. Yet God not only puts up with our noise, God loves to hear our noise! So, as Jesus said: 'Let the children come to me!' Thank you, moms and dads, for bringing your children to Mass and raising them in the prac­tice of our faith"....

St. Mary's parish in Clinton Heights asked youth chefs to help cook, set up and serve its annual faith formation breakfast, which was held Sept. 17.





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