Meet Our Neighbors Open House, Aug 13, 2022

Neighborhood Night Out
Saturday, August 13, 2022
Following 4:30 PM Mass

Please grab your folding chair and plan to be there as we invite our neighbors to share picnic fare and enjoy music and dancing with a live Reggae band! Thanks to members of our docent team who have volunteered to share information about church architecture and history with our guests. Help is still needed in distributing flyers to homes on Leroy and Dewey following Sunday Mass on August 7.

Rosary on the Green, Aug 15, 2022

Celebrating the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
with a “Rosary on the Green,”
Monday, August 15, 2022 at 4 PM

Although it is not a Holy Day of Obligation this year, we will honor Our Blessed Lady on the Feast of her Assumption into heaven with a public recitation of the Rosary. Please bring a lawn chair and join us at 4PM near the statue of Our Lady on the west side of the church. In the event of rain, we will gather in church. We will serve light refreshments following the service. This event is open to all, so please invite someone to join us in prayer.

Thank you, Father Bob

“Sent forth by God’s blessing” following Father Bob’s 35th Anniversary Mass.

Parishioners found plenty of reason to celebrate on Sunday, July 10, 2022, beginning with Father Gebhard’s 35th Anniversary of ordination. Following his Anniversary Mass, they had an opportunity to personally thank him for his dedication to the priesthood and contributions to our parish at a reception in St. Charles Hall.

Reception following Mass.

Sacred Sites Open House, Sat. July 23, 2022

Photo credit: Char Szabo-Perricelli

Blessed Trinity’s Sacred Sites Open House
Saturday, July 23, 2022
2:00-3:30 p.m.

Blessed Trinity Church joins the New York Landmarks Conservancy’s Eleventh Annual Sacred Sites Open House. This year’s theme, Open Doors, celebrates the return to in-person programming and highlights the broad spectrum of historical periods, faith traditions, and styles of religious architecture found in communities throughout the Empire State. As a participating congregation, Blessed Trinity will showcase its Landmark building with a presentation on its architecture and parish history accompanied by a docent-led tour. Learn about this “made in America” replica of twelfth century Lombard-Romanesque architecture including: handmade bricks set in a style dating back to the Middle Ages, extensive use of terra cotta, fascinating medieval iconography, and display of more than 2,000 Christian symbols. Reservations are now open for this free event. Click HERE to register.

 

Trinity Sunday Celebration, June 12, 2022

Photo credit: Luis Clay

As part of Trinity Sunday’s feast day celebration, participants in the Sunday liturgy posed for a congregational photo. Mass was followed by a reception in St. Charles Hall.

Ceremony of Remembrance, May 21, 2022

On Saturday, May 21, Blessed Trinity participated in the diocesan-wide tribute and remembrance of the victims of the May 14 mass shooting in Buffalo. The ceremony included the proscribed moments of silence, the tolling of the church bell, and a recitation of the names of the dead and wounded. Our flag was also lowered to half-staff and a special altar of remembrance was placed in the church Sanctuary.