The Link
The newsletter for The Brooklyn Oratory Parishes

"I am a link in a chain, a bond of connection between persons."
-St. John Henry Cardinal Newman, C.O.
 The Brooklyn Oratory Parishes
Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary and St. Boniface
May 6, 2022
Welcome Romeo Sebastian who was baptized last weekend at Assumption. Congratulations to the family!
Confirmation at Assumption
We will be joined by the Most Rev. James Massa, Ph.D., DD, Auxiliary Bishop of Brooklyn to confer the sacrament of Confirmation on our young people who are completing our Confirmation program.

Saturday, May 7, 5pm Mass
150th Anniversary Events at St Boniface
The Oratory Choir will present a concert at St Boniface.

Sunday, May 8 at 3pm at St Boniface
Save the Date
June 5 - Mass of rededication at the 11:15am Mass, feast of St Boniface.

Vespers and lecture by Fr Anthony on the history of the parish and church at 3pm Lecture - Germans in America and in Brooklyn: The Early Community of St Boniface (1854-1872)
Catholic Charities Senior Center
Catholic Charities runs a Senior Center at St. Charles Jubilee Center - 55 Pierrepont St. Brooklyn, NY 11201 (718) 855-0326. The center is open after the COVID hiatus and offers services for seniors in the neighborhood. Call the center directly for more information.
Weekly Mass Intention Schedule
Fourth Sunday of Easter

5-7......5:00pm......Mary McDonnell Biller
5-8.....10:00am.....For the People of the Parish
5-9.....(No Mass)
5-10.....8:00am.....Mother's Novena
5-11......8:00am.....Mother's Novena
5-12.....8:00am......Mother's Novena
5-13.....8:00am......Thanksgiving Mass-Cho Family

St Boniface
5-8.....9:00am.....Mother’s Day Novena
5-8.....11:15am.....For the People of the Parish
5-8.....6:00pm.....Marguerite McMahon
5-9.....12:10pm.....Mother’s Novena
5-10...12:10pm.....Healing-Pauline Antonio
5-11....12:10pm.....Dec’d Lauri & O’Connor Families
5-12....12:10pm.....Mother’s Novena
5-13.....(No Mass)
Please keep the sick of the community in your prayers:
Mary Fred Bausman Watkins, Patrick Turner, Fr. Michael Himes, Pauline Antonio, Denise Galante DePew, Olivia Zicchinolfi.

Rest In Peace: Jose Cruz, Fr. Tom Lynch, Firefighter Timothy Klein, George Della Lotta, Larry Mulholland.
St. Boniface
Music Selection
May 8

Hassler Cantate Domino
Tallis The God Of Love My Shepherd Is
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St. Boniface
Or mail checks or envelopes to:
64 Middagh St
Brooklyn NY 11201
Attn: Assumption or St. Boniface
The Brooklyn Oratory Parishes 
Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary and St Boniface
Roman Catholic Communities in
Downtown Brooklyn and Brooklyn Heights
Both parishes operate from one office:

64 Middagh Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201