Save the Date! Lenten Day of Recollection

Saturday, March 2, 2024:  9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Lenten Day of Recollection
in HNJ Church & Shepherds Hall

“Journeying Well Through Lent and Life”
Presider: Msgr. Charles Fink from the Diocese of Rockville Center

A light Breakfast (after Mass) and Lunch will be included.

Lent Schedule at HNJ

Day of Recollection
Saturday, March 2, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Msgr. Charles Fink will be the Presider and Presenter for this Day of Recollection in HNJ Church and Shepherds Hall. Please see the Bulletin for details.

Holy Hour / Hora Santa
Monday, March 18 at 7 p.m.
The Holy Hour will include Stations of the Cross and Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament.

Stations of the Cross
Mondays (English): 7 p.m. On Mondays, Stations of the Cross will include a brief period of Eucharistic Adoration.
Fridays (English): after the 9 a.m. Mass
Fridays (Spanish): 7 p.m.

Thursdays: Before and After 9 a.m. Mass
8:35 – 8:50 a.m. and 9:50 – 10:05 a.m. (in the Church)
Saturdays: 5 p.m. – 5:20 p.m. (in the Church)
Also available in the Rectory, by appointment.

Reconciliation Monday
To be announced

HNJ’s Small Faith-Sharing Groups – Spring Sessions

Holy Name’s Small Faith Groups will resume meetings on the dates listed below. Each group will meet for about 90 minutes each week for 6 weeks.

  • Mondays at 7 p.m. starting February 26
  • Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m., starting February 27
  • Thursdays at 11 a.m. starting February 29
  • Thursdays at 7 p.m. starting February 29

Small faith groups are a great way to learn about and deepen faith while meeting new people. Some groups meet at Holy Name, and two groups meet in the homes of facilitators. It is not mandatory to attend every session. Come whenever you can!

If you would like to join a group or would like more information, please contact Diane Larkin at or call the Rectory at 718-768-3071.

Annual Catholic Appeal 2024: Called to Communion, Participation, & Mission

The 2024 Annual Catholic Appeal is underway. We encourage everyone to view the 2024 ACA Video online at:

Your contributions to the Annual Catholic Appeal make a significant impact, aiding individuals in Brooklyn and Queens in ways beyond the capacity of any single parish. Let us pray for the success of the 2024 Annual Catholic Appeal, envisioning a triumph that not only empowers us to extend love to those in need but also enables our hearts to respond to Jesus, who calls us to be in Communion, Participation and Mission.

We invite you to stand with Holy Name of Jesus Parish in supporting the 2024 Annual Catholic Appeal.

To donate, visit or text DONATE to 917-336-1255.

Holy Name Food Pantry

The Food Pantry will distribute food from the Rectory Basement from 1 – 2:30 p. m. on Saturdays, March 9 & 23.

Currently the Food Pantry needs Cereal, canned beans, and canned vegetables.

Thank you to St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Academy for the recent food donations.


Holy Name Sports News


The Fathers Guild has opened registration for both Players and Coaches for T-Ball, Girls Softball, and Baseball. Registration links, as well as details regarding age requirements for Players and game locations, are available at:       HNFG Spring Sports 2024


We are pleased to open registration for our inaugural travel Volleyball teams. The volleyball program is available to girls ages 8 to 14 years old. Players will compete in CYO Travel Volleyball and will play games throughout Brooklyn and Queens with home games held at Bishop Ford/K280 school gym. Each child will be assigned to a team. If you have any questions, please send them to:

Please use the below links to register as a player or coach:


Bible Study: David & The Psalms

Join Holy Name Parish for our
Comprehensive Bible Study
in the Rectory at 7 p.m. on Mondays.

We will explore David & The Psalms using the
Come & See Catholic Bible Study Tutorial Kit with
lectures by learned Priests and Catholic Experts on DVD.

To join, text Cindy at 917-620-9262.
There will be homework, but it’s optional!