Dear Parishioners, Last weekend we celebrated the 25th Anniversary of the Interfaith Outreach Home (IOH) at all of our weekend Masses. Speakers shared stories of the wonderful services that IOH provides for families and made an appeal for your support of IOH. OLA’s involvement with IOH stems from the earliest days and Sister Carolyn Oberkirch, [...]
Is your family or group considering doing something for the less fortunate this Thanksgiving or Christmas season? OLA’s Mercy Care Ministry asks you to please consider Adopting the Mercy Care Street Medicine Team. Each month Mercy Care's street medicine team provides critical medical and behavioral health care to our most vulnerable brothers and sisters free [...]
If you would like to help those who have suffered from recent natural disasters, but don't know how a donation to one of the following Catholic Relief Agencies will go a long way to help! Catholic Charities USA Online: www.catholiccharitiesusa.org Mail: Catholic Charities USA P.O. Box 17066 Baltimore MD 21297-1066 Phone: 800-919-9338 When [...]
Archbishop Wilton D. Gregory released the following statement regarding the mass shooting in Las Vegas on October 1, 2017: “Violence has once again horrified us as a nation and drawn us together in sorrow. All of us – people of faith as well as those with no particular religious affiliation – are stunned by [...]
The Soupremes is a longstanding OLA Parish Ministry which has several teams of volunteer chefs who cook every Monday night from November 1 - March 30 for the Central Homeless Shelter. Last winter OLA was able to provide over 2,700 meals to the homeless at the shelter. For this winter we are asking for the [...]
Recently the GA Bulletin spent the day with some of our Brookhaven Police Department adopted officers and their families. You can read the article by clicking here. Be sure to check out the photo slideshow at the top of the page.
Due to the potential for hazardous weather OLA Parish Offices, Preschool, and School will be closed on Monday, September 11 and Tuesday, September 12. All meetings and athletics on campus are cancelled on Monday and Tuesday. There will be no 7:30am Mass on Monday or Tuesday. Please be weather conscious and stay safe! Let us [...]
DO YOU WANT TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE CHURCH? ARE YOU OR A LOVED ONE INTERESTED IN BECOMING CATHOLIC? The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA): A faith-formation process The RCIA is an opportunity for non-Catholics and Catholics who have not received all the sacraments of initiation to explore their faith and the Catholic [...]
The heart of any parish is worship and from that worship stems ministry. Our partaking of the weekly, and daily, Eucharist prepares us to go into the world and serve God’s children. It also calls us to live in community with others. Here at Our Lady of the Assumption it calls us to create a community that is always reaching to grow [...]
Tuesday, August 15 is a Holy Day of Obligation Mass Times: Vigil, Monday, August 14 at 7pm Tuesday, August 15 at 7:30am, 9am (School Mass) and 7pm (followed by a light reception).