104-05 Forty Ninth Avenue
Corona New York 11368

PARISH MISSION STATEMENT


We – the faith community of St. Leo, founded more than 100 years ago in Corona, NY, are a Roman Catholic parish in the Diocese of Brooklyn. We share a common faith in Jesus Christ as we dedicate ourselves to a mission rooted in His teaching and example. We share the vision that all will come to know and participate in God’s gift of eternal salvation.

Guided by the Spirit, we give witness to the Gospel through our lives as we offer welcome, compassion, and care for people of all ages in our multi-ethnic community.

Saint Leo Parish

 

 

DECLARACION DE NUESTRA MISION PARROQUIAL

Nosotros, la comunidad de fe de San Leo, fundada hace más de 100 años en Corona, NY, somos una parroquia Católica Romana en la Diócesis de Brooklyn. Nosotros compartimos una fe común en Jesucristo mientras que nos dedicamos a una misión enraizada en su enseñanza y su ejemplo. Nosotros compartimos la visión de que todos llegaremos a conocer y a participar en el regalo de Dios de la salvación eterna.

Guiados por el Espíritu, damos testimonio del Evangelio a través de nuestras vidas a medida que ofrecemos la bienvenida, la compasión y el cuidado hacia las gentes de todas las edades en nuestra comunidad multiétnica.

 


 

The parish of St. Leo complies with all Safe environment mandates set forth by the Diocese of Brooklyn and the US Conference of Catholic Bishops.  All employees and volunteers who have contact with children must attend a Virtus session, sign a Code of Conduct and submit to a background search.  If you need to register for a Virtus session, please do so at www.virtus.org.

The Diocese of Brooklyn wishes to do everything possible to see that all people, particularly children, are safe in all pastoral settings.  Excuses and rationalizations for such criminal actions will not be accepted.  To report sexual abuse involving diocesan personnel - priests, deacons, teachers, employees or volunteers at parishes or schools - please call the Diocese of Brooklyn toll-free confidential reporting number 1-888-634-4499.