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SACRAMENTAL CELEBRATIONS AND OTHER INFORMATION

CONFESSIONS: Every weekday morning after Mass in the Basilica of Regina Pacis. Saturdays from 4:00pm - 4:45pm at the Basilica of Regina Pacis.

MARRIAGE: Couples must arrange their wedding ceremony at least 6 months beforehand. Every couple must attend a Pre-Cana meeting. Log on to: www.pre-cana.org for dates and registration.

SACRAMENT OF THE SICK: if you know you are going to be hospitalized, consider receiving the Sacrament of Anointing beforehand at any weekday Mass. Ask the priest before Mass in the sacristy.

COMMUNION TO THE HOME-BOUND: Our Eucharistic Ministers are happy to bring Holy Communion to the homebound. To arrange this, please contact the Rectory at 718-236-0909.

BAPTISM: Parents wishing to celebrate the Sacrament of Baptism with their children must attend a "Registration and Instruction Session" which is offered in English on the First Saturday of any month at 11:00 am in the Basilica Conference Center. At these sessions, it will be necessary for both parents to attend, and to bring a copy of the baby's birth certificate. Necessary registration forms will be completed, the required instruction will take place, and the Baptism will be scheduled. Please remember that both Godparents must be Catholic, 16 years old, and must have received the Sacrament of Confirmation. Godparents may attend these sessions but are not required to do so.
Once this session is completed, you may schedule the ceremony for any month.
Baptisms in English are celebrated on the third Saturday of each month at 12:00 noon in the Basilica.

Our "Registration and Instruction Session" in Spanish is held on the First Friday of the month at 7:30 pm in the Basilica Conference Center. It is no longer necessary to come to the Rectory Office to set up a Baptism celebration.
Baptisms are celebrated in Spanish on the second Saturday of each month at 12:00 noon in the Basilica.

You may call the Rectory Office at: 718-236-0909 during Office Hours to make the necessary arrangements for the Sacrament of Baptism in Chinese or Italian.
DEVOTIONS, PRAYER GROUPS & MEETINGS
Novena in honor of Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal:
Mondays after the 8:30am Mass in the Basilica of Regina Pacis

Novena in honor of Saint Anthony of Padua:
Tuesdays after the 8:30am Mass in the Basilica of Regina Pacis

In Jesus Name Prayer Group:
Tuesdays at 1:00pm in the Basilica of Regina Pacis

Divine Mercy Devotions:
Wednesdays at 8:00am in the Basilica of Regina Pacis

Prayers for Peace to Our Lady Queen of Peace [Regina Pacis]:
Wednesdays after the 8:30am Mass in the Basilica of Regina Pacis

The Legion of Mary:
Wednesdays at 7:30pm in the Basilica Conference Center – Room #1

Prayers for Vocations:
Thursdays after the 8:30am Mass in the Basilica of Regina Pacis

Prayers to Saint Peregrine-Patron Saint of Cancer Patients:
Fridays after the 8:30am Mass

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament in honor of the Sacred Heart:
First Fridays after the 8:30am Mass in the Basilica of Regina Pacis

Saint Padre Pio Prayer Group:
First Saturdays at 8:30am for Mass and Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
Please NOTE Our NEW Mass Schedule:

BASILICA OF REGINA PACIS
Monday - Thursday:
7:30am & 8:30am

Saturday:
5:00pm

Sunday:
8:00am
9:15am (Spanish)
10:30am
12:00noon
7:00pm

ST. JOSEPH CHAPEL [Lower Basilica]
Friday & Saturday:
8:30am

Sunday:
9:00am (Italian)
11:30am (Chinese)