Holy Thursday is the commemoration of the Last Supper of Jesus Christ, when he established the sacrament of Holy Communion prior to his arrest and crucifixion. The central observance of Holy Thursday is the ritual reenactment of the Last Supper at Mass. Tonight @ 7:00PM Our Lady of Pompeii.
Please join us in the Annual Pabasa ng Pasyon on April 7 & 8 hosted by the FPM Poon Hesus Nazareno sa Village devotees and Hermanos & Hermanas Mayores – All are welcome!
Happening sa Village is a monthly column in the weekly paper Filipino Catholic newspaper that is widely circulated within the Tri-State Area. Authored by Araceli Medrano, the articles cover the events and happenings sponsored by the Filipino Pastoral Ministry and other events of great relevance to Filipino Catholics of New York. April 2007 … Read More »
Please come and join us for the 18th Annual Fiesta celebration of the Poon Hesus Nazareno sa Village at Our Lady of Pompeii on Sunday January 8, 2017. Mass, Procession and Reception will start at 3:00 PM at Our Lady of Pompeii Church in Manhattan, NYC. Please invite your friends and family.
It was FUN…FUN…FUN three day weekends for friendly games and talent competition which began on August 27, 2016. There were 3 teams for the FPM Summer Fun 2016: White Team (Duck-Duck Rockers). Red Team (Red Thunder) and the Yellow Team (Hard Rock Pinoy). Each team has fun loving, and competitive but friendly members, which made the… Read More »
Summer Fun 2016 Opening Day Team Scores: 315 – Yellow/ Hard Rock Pinoy 305 – White / Duck-Duck Rockers 295 – Red/ Red Thunder Cheering Competition Winner: Duck-Duck Rockers Basketball Winner: Red Thunder Volleyball Winner: Hard Rock Pinoy Men’s Basketball 3 points winner: Henry Medrano (Red Team) Women’s Basketball 2 points winner Sally Alonso (White… Read More »
Schedule of the FPM Summer Fun 2016 Activities: Aug 27 Sat 1:00 PM – Opening Day Outdoor Games Aug 28 Sun 4:00PM – 2nd Day Indoor Games Sept 3 Sat 5:00 PM Anticipated Sunday MASS 6:30 PM Cultural & Talent Group Events, Final Day Sept 4 Sun – Summer Fun Picnic
Birthday Blowout for all the MAY birthday celebrants led by Fr. Jonathan, Nanding, Tercy, Ramon, Denver, Karhl, Elizabeth on Sunday 5/22/16 at Our Lady of Pompeii hosted by the FPM. Life begins at 40 for Fr.Jonathan Loverita who celebrated his birthday milestone in NY. Congratulations also to Fr. Walter Tonelotto, c.s. for his 42nd anniversary… Read More »
On Sunday May 29, 2016, the Filipino Pastoral Ministry of Our Lady of Pompei Church celebrated the 26th Annual Flores de Mayo and Santakrusan sa Village. It was a nice sunny afternoon Memorial weekend perfect for the Santakrusan procession. For 26 years, the “Santakrusan and Flores de Mayo sa Village” has been parading the streets… Read More »
Novena Mass to Santo Nino sa Village begins Sunday April 17 @ 3PM The tradition continues, come and join us in the village. It is that time of the year once again that the Filipino Pastoral Ministry of Our Lady of Pompei Church welcomes the family members of the Santo Nino Prayer Groups of New… Read More »
This year’s Annual May Crowning and Santakrusan will be held on May 29, 2016. On Sunday, May 2 and all Sundays of May, there will be offering of flowers to the Blessed Virgin Mary. Please come and join us for this celebration. The Filipino Pastoral Ministry of Our Lady of Pompeii will be celebrating the… Read More »
Come and join the “Baclaran sa Village” devotees at Our Lady of Pompei Church for the Perpetual Novena Mass to Our Mother of Perpetual Help starting on Wednesday, April 20 in preparation for the 28th Annual Baclaran sa Village Fiesta on June 22. 6:15 PM Rosary Prayer 6:30… Read More »
The devotion to the Poon Hesus Nazareno gained support and dedication among the Filipinos that it became a permanent fixture in the village since its launching on January 9, 2000 at Our Lady of Pompeii by the Filipino Pastoral Ministry What started as a vision like the many devotions and programs started by the… Read More »
Congratulations and Happy 13th Anniversary of the Ordination to the Priesthood to Fr. Jonathan Loverita, Parochial Vicar and Director of the Filipino Pastoral Ministry of Our Lady of Pompeii Church in New York. Ad Multos Annos Fr. Jonathan. He was ordained to the priesthood on December 26, 2002 in his hometown in Laoang, Northern Samar… Read More »
Welcoming the New Year with a Big Bang. A Mass of Thanksgiving was celebrated before the countdown began. We are grateful for all the blessings we received in 2015 and praying for an even better year for 2016. There was the usual merrymaking and the excitement of the countdown to welcome the New Year. Lots… Read More »
The Filipino Pastoral Ministry Christmas Party was full of fun and excitement. It started with the 3:00PM Filipino Mass celebrated by Fr. Adolfo Novio followed by the baptism of two Kairo Congratulations to the siblings Pearl and EJ Efa who received the Sacrament of Baptism on 12/20/16 officiated by Fr. Adolfo Novio. Their father Edwin… Read More »
In the spirit of the season, the Filipino Pastoral Ministry hosted a Parol lighting Festival on December 13, the 3rd Sunday of Advent. Parols of different shapes, sizes and colors made by the kids as well as the adults were lighted in a ceremony after the 3PM Filipino Mass. The Parol Making was a Christmas… Read More »
BUON NATALE MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL. FR. WALTER, FR. JONATHAN and staff and Volunteers DEAR FRIENDS and PARISHIONERS of Our Lady of Pompeii. I feel good writing to you this Christmas. I feel that I am at the conclusion of a long run, at the end of a great accomplishment. This year our parish has… Read More »
Reverend Monsignor Hilary Franco, the Advisor to the PermanentObserver Mission of the Holy See to the United Nations New York was the main celebrant of the Mass on October 4 for the Feast of the Madonna di Pompei. The concelebrants were Fr. LeonirChiarello, c.s. , Fr. Lydio Tomasi,c.s., Fr. Walter Tonelotto, c.s. The Holy Rosary… Read More »
The Celebration of Eucharist for the preservation of peace and justice by His Holiness, Pope Francis. It was a truly an amazing experience and blessing to attend the Mass of Pope Francis held at Madison Square Garden concelebrated by the cardinals, bishops and several hundreds of priests in New York. The waiting in line… Read More »
On September 27, the San Lorenzo Ruiz Association of America, Inc. (SLRAA) celebrated its 34th annual celebration of the Feast day of San Lorenzo Ruiz. It was held at the Immaculate Conception Church in Jamaica Queens. The celebration started with the procession at 3:00 PM around the vicinity of the church and then followed… Read More »
Nativity of Our Lady Triduum Mass and Feast Day Come and join us for the celebration of Mama Mary’s birthday on September 6, 2015 at 3:00 P.M. hosted by the Filipino Community of Our Lady of Pompeii Church. The Sunday Mass Triduum in honor of the Nativity of Our Lady will start on August 16,… Read More »
Message from Fr. Walter Tonelotto, c.s.,Pastor of Our Lady of Pompeii church: MARRIAGE: A BLESSING! All good things begin with marriage and and also all evils. The Church was founded on marriage and it falls without it. Society finds peace and security in the family and without it, it falls apart. FAMILY IS THE BASIS… Read More »