Why is Mary Pictured with a Blue Mantle?

Why is Mary Pictured with a Blue Mantle?

Why is Mary Pictured with a Blue Mantle? In the Old Testament, the Ark of the Covenant was covered in blue (or “violet”) fabric for traveling (Numbers 4:5-6).  God’s Presence would “rest” on the Ark as a king sits on his throne (Exodus 25:22). When Mary agreed to be...
Flowers for Our Blessed Easter Season

Flowers for Our Blessed Easter Season

Flowers for Our Blessed Easter Season To the Friends of St. Francis of Assisi, Hope you all had a Blessed Easter Season. We were so pleased with our beautiful Easter Flowers and hope you enjoyed the beautiful colorful plants that decorated our altars. I would like to...
St Francis Exceeds Catholic Ministry Appeal

St Francis Exceeds Catholic Ministry Appeal

St Francis Exceeds Catholic Ministry Appeal Reverend Peter Kaczmarek Church of Saint Francis of Assisi 29 Northgate Drive Greenlawn, New York 11740 Dear Father Kaczmarek: Barbara Kilarjian has shared with me the wonderful news that your parish has exceeded goal in...
Devine Mercy Sunday

Devine Mercy Sunday

Devine Mercy Sunday “On that day all the divine floodgates through which graces flow are opened.” – Jesus to St. Faustina Please join us for Devine Mercy Sunday April 11th, 2021 at St. Francis of Assisi R.C. Church 29 Clay Pitts Road, Greenlawn, NY...
Holy Week Schedule

Holy Week Schedule

Holy Week Schedule Dear Parishioner, It is our sincere wish that the glorious Easter Season will bring every blessing and joy to each home in our Parish. Easter signifies the triumph of God over every earthly evil. The death from which our Saviour arose assures us...
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