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UPDATE! Prayers for our Pastor

PRAYERS FOR OUR PASTOR - Many of our parishioners have heard of the news that our Pastor, Very Rev Brian P. Dowd, experienced a heart attack in 2016. On Wednesday, May 29th, Fr. Brian went into the Hospital to prepare for Bypass Surgery. The operation took place on Monday, June 3rd.

We want to inform you all that Fr. Brian is doing GREAT!  Here is a message from the Pastor: 

    I want to thank God, Queen of Angels, my family, our parishioners, and the Sunnyside Community for your Mass offerings & intentions, prayers, and well wishes for a speedy recovery. Know that I am grateful  for you, and I will offer my prayers for you and your family. May Queen of Angels, pray for you!

This is great news for our community!

If you want to send him a "Get Well" Card, please send it to the Rectory Office. Click on the link

If you wish to request a Mass Card for him, you can visit the Rectory Office @

Queen of Angels:
44-04 Skillman Ave
Sunnyside, NY 11104

He has asked for your prayers. He also asked for no visitations at this time. He did assure his prayers, gratitude, and well wishes for all of us at Queen of Angels.

As always, we prepare for Pentecost as a community – let us offer these precious days, during Easter, for the speedy recovery of our beloved Pastor.

Queen of Angels, Pray for Fr. Brian
St John Vianney, Pray for Fr. Brian
All You Angels and Saints, Pray for Fr. Brian


ORACIONES POR NUESTRO PASTOR: muchos de nuestros feligreses han oído hablar de la noticia de que nuestro Pastor, el Muy Reverendo Brian P. Dowd, sufrió un ataque de corazón en 2016. El Miércoles, 29 de Mayo, Padre Brian fue al hospital para prepararse para una cirugía de “bypass”. La operación fue el Lunes, 3 de Junio.

Deseamos informarles a todos que el Padre Brian estas muy bien! Lea este mensaje de nuestro Pastor:

Quiero agradecer a Dios, Reina de los Ángeles, a mi familia, a nuestros feligreses y la  comunidad de Sunnyside por sus ofrendas y intenciónes en la misa, oraciones, y buenos  deseos para una rápida recuperación. Sepan que estoy agradecido por ustedes, y ofreceré mis oraciones por ustedes y su familia. ¡Que Reina de los Ángeles, ruega por nosotros!

¡Esta es una gran noticia para nuestra comunidad!

Si desea enviarle una tarjeta de "Get Well", envíela a la Oficina de la Rectoría. Clic en el enlace

Si desea solicitar una Tarjeta de Misa para él, puede visitar la Oficina de la Rectoría @

Reina de los Angeles
44-04 Skillman Ave
Sunnyside, NY 11104

Él ha pedido sus oraciones. Tampoco pidió visitas en este momento. Aseguró sus oraciones, gratitud, y buenos deseos para todos nosotros en la Reina de los Ángeles.

Como siempre, nos preparamos para Pentecostés como comunidad; ofrezcamos estos preciosos días, durante la Pascua, para la pronta recuperación de nuestro querido Pastor.

Reina de los Angeles, ruega por el Padre Brian
San Juan Vianney, ruega por el Padre Brian
Todos los, Angeles y Santos, oren por el Padre Brian


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