Our Confirmation program for 2012 is underway.  If  you are a teen, in at least 10th grade and have not yet celebrated the sacrament of Confirmation, and would like to celebrate this sacrament next Spring, you need to register ASAP.

Teens attending both Catholic and Public Schools need to participate in the immediate preparation for this sacrament.  Registration forms for the Confirmation program are available on the bulletin board in the church.


Attention Young Adults!

Ever wondered   just what’s going on at Mass?  Want to learn how to make the most of this time, but don’t know where to start?  Join us Thursday, July 21 at 7pm for “Capital Region Frassati Presents…”  What is the Mass? with    Fr. Rendell Torres.  Grab a brew and a bite to eat at Brown’s Brewing Co. in Troy, while learning more  about the Catholic faith with your peers.  All young adults 18-39, single or married are welcome.  Spread    the word!


Youth Conference Planned

All high school students are invited to participate in the St. Isaac Jogues youth conference at the Shrine of Our Lady of Martyrs in Auriesville.  This 3-day event which will be held July 15 -17, includes music, guest speakers, Eucharistic adoration, and confession.  To register for this retreat, or obtain additional information please contact the conference coordinator at joguesyc@gmail.com


Parish Office Summer Hours

Beginning Friday July 1st the Parish office will be on summer hours.  Summer hours are Monday through Thursday from 9:00am – 2:00pm and Fridays 9:00am – 12:00 noon.


Graduate Mass Planned

Is there a graduate in your family?  We would like to honor all our parish graduates by inviting them to attend the 11:15am Mass on Sunday, June 26th for a special blessing.   A reception will be held following Mass for the graduates  and their families.  If you can attend, please call or email your graduate’s name and the number attending to Paula Daily 852-2994 or paula_gazeley-daily@uhc.com


YMT Joseph’s House Dinner

On Saturday, June 25 the YMT will be cooking and serving dinner at Joseph’s House.  Any teen of the parish welcome to join us!  Contact Cassandra (Cassandra.spellman@gmail.com) for more information.


Altar Server Appreciation Nite 6/24/11

The parish will host an Altar Server Appreciation Night On Friday, June 24th at Joe Bruno Stadium.  The festivities begin with a picnic at 6pm and will be followed at 7pm by a baseball game featuring the Tri-City Valley Cats vs. Lowell Spinners (Red Sox).  Altar servers participating in the evening’s program attend free of charge.  Ticket prices  for all others are $25 for adults and $20 for children under the age of 12  (includes food and beverages at the picnic, admission to the ballgame and a complimentary baseball cap.)  Checks, made payable to Sacred Heart may be brought to the Rectory.  If  you plan to join in the fun, please notify the Rectory office as soon as possible at 274-1363.  Deadline is Monday, June 20th.


Healing Nite Scheduled June 13, 2011

Another HEALING NIGHT will be held at Sacred Heart Church on Monday, June 13, the day after Pentecost, at 7 P.M. Brother Peter Furlong FSC will be the leader. Brother Peter, a DeLaSalle Christian Brother, is an experienced leader in the healing ministry. The service consists of teaching, testimonies, healing prayer and Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament.  For more information call 273-1708. Come and see what good things the Holy Spirit has for you….and bring a friend!!!!


Virtus Training

For those interested in working with children, in any capacity (e.g. Catechists, CYO Coaches, Aides, Assisting with school trips and service projects, etc.) there is a VIRTUS class being held at Our Lady of Victory Parish in Troy, NY on May 10th at 6:30pm.  All who plan to volunteer or help with children’s activities must attend this training. To register, please contact Our Lady of Victory Church at 273-7603


Confirmation Celebration

On Monday, May 9, 2011 Fifty candidates from our parish will celebrate the Sacrament of Confirmation at the Cathedral  of the Immaculate Conception in Albany.  We congratulate them as they continue on their journey of faith!

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Mass Schedule

Saturday Vigil 4:00 pm Sunday 8:30 am & 10:30 am Weekday 9:00am


Saturday: 3:00pm or by appointment (Call 274-1363)


Please call the Rectory (274-1363) weekdays for information and scheduled dates.


Please call the Rectory (274-1363) weekdays for an appointment at least six months in advance of wedding.

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If you, or a loved one is admitted to the hospital, it is important that you identify yourself to the hospital as a member of Sacred Heart Parish or contact the Rectory (274-1363) to inform us of your hospitalization.

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