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The Roman Catholic Church of The Holy Innocents is located in the Fashion Center, mid-town Manhattan. Founded in 1866, the mission of the church is to be a spiritual oasis in one of busiest business districts in the world - Times/Herald Square. The celebration of four daily Masses, including one daily Mass in the Tridentine Latin Rite, confession, and public devotions, enable visitors time for personal and communal prayer. Fr. Leonard Villa is the Administrator of Holy Innocents.


HAPPY PENTECOST!
The Rectory office will be closed on Monday, May 25, 2015, in observance of Memorial Day public holiday.
There will be only two Masses; 12:15pm (English), 1pm (Latin).

[Recollection.jpg] Tuesday, May 19: EVENINGS OF RECOLLECTION FOR YOUNG ADULTS
Starting February 17th, there will be Evenings of Recollection on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month beginning at 7:30pm with a meditation in the presence of the Lord in the Blessed Sacrament followed by a social at a local establishment.  Confessions will be available at that time as well. Next meeting this Tuesday, May 19th.
[FrGoode.jpg.jpg] FR. JIM GOODE, OFM, AT HOLY INNOCENTS
Fr. Jim Goode, OFM, will be coming to Holy Innocents on the first, second, and third Wednesdays in May and June to celebrate the 12:15pm Mass. Next visit this Wedesday, May 20th.
[Nun.jpg] Friday, May 22: PEACE VIGIL FOR PERSECUTED CHRISTIANS
6:00 pm - Holy Mass at Holy Innocents / 7:30 pm - Prayer Vigil at Herald Square
[Overnight_prayer_vigil] Friday, June 5: MONTHLY FIRST-FRIDAY ALL-NIGHT PRAYER VIGIL
Vigil begins at the end of the 6pm Latin Mass, and will end with a 5:00am Mass on Saturday.
[blessed_sacrament-1331px.gif] Saturday, June 13: 2000 HAIL MARYS
2000 Hail Marys before the Blessed Sacrament (see Bulletin for details)

[Fr_Leonard_Villa] PARISH PLANNING NEWS - HOLY INNOCENTS TO REMAIN OPEN
Cardinal Dolan's Parish Planning Decisions were announced on Sunday, Nov. 2nd. They can be found online at archny.org/decisions-released. Holy Innocents will remain open as an independent parish. Moreover, Fr. Leonard Villa has been appointed the new administrator, effective Dec. 26th. Outgoing administrator, Fr. George Rutler, will continue to be the pastor of St. Michael's church.


Photos from special events at Holy Innocents, including the Requiem Mass for Fr. Benedict Groeschel, CFR, celebrated by Cardinal Dolan os Saturday, Feb 28th, 2015, may be viewed online here.
Here is the link to the NET TV coverage of "One World One Mother".
NBC TV News video on Cardinal-Designate Dolan featured Holy Innocents Church, Fr. Thomas Kallumady & John Azzarelli.

Fox News Video Timothy Cardinal Dolan enters the 'No Spin Zone'.