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News & Announcements
Papal Visit to New York City: September 24th–25th
Mass at Madison Square Garden
Please see the Sunday, September 6th bulletin for information about the upcoming Papal Mass at Madison Square Garden (MSG) on Friday, September 25th at 6:00 PM.
Please note that attendees must plan to be at MSG by 2:00 PM that day and will not be permitted to leave until approximately 8:00 PM.
Central Park Papal Procession
Also on Friday, September 25th, Pope Francis will greet thousands of guests in a historic procession through Central Park. Tickets are required for the Central Park Procession.
Residents of New York State may enter to receive two tickets via a ticket giveaway contest. Space is limited and entrants will be randomly selected to receive tickets. The Central Park Papal Procession ticket giveaway contest opens on Thursday, September 3rd and closes Monday, September 7th. To enter, visit http://www.nyc.gov/papalvisit
Because we have received a very limited number of tickets for the Papal Mass, New York State residents wishing to see the Pope in person are encouraged to enter the ticket giveaway.
2015-2016 IREP Registration Deadlines and Enrollment Updates
Online registration for the 2015-2016 session of the Interparish Religious Education Program closes Tuesday, September 8th at 4:00 PM. Click here to register.
- The Wednesday Kindergarten class is now full.
- The Wednesday 4th grade class is now full.
We will also be holding two Open Information Days on Tuesday, September 8th from 4:30 PM-6:30 PM and Wednesday, September 9th from 4:30 PM-7:00 PM. Both sessions will be held in Wallace Hall.
Sacred Music in a Sacred Space presents
The Choir of Trinity College Cambridge
Friday, September 11th at 7:00 PM
Voted the fifth best choir in the world in Gramophone Magazine’s “20 Greatest Choirs”, the Choir of Trinity College Cambridge, under the direction of Stephen Layton, will make a rare appearance in New York City this fall at St. Ignatius Loyola.
The ambitious program includes works by Pärt, Byrd, Tallis, Tavener, Ešenvalds, Parry, and more.
For more information and to purchase tickets, click here
Summer Mass Schedule Changes
Our summer Daily Mass Schedule runs through Friday, September 4th.
During this time the 12:10 PM Daily Mass is discontinued, and both the 8:30 AM and 5:30 PM Masses are celebrated in the Lady Chapel.