FRIDAY, MAY 24
8:00 PM Welcome to Manhattan! Join family and friends in The Wheeltapper Pub of The Fitzpatrick Grand Central Hotel after your travels.
SATURDAY, MAY 25
9:00 AM Ordination to the Sacred Priesthood of Jesus Christ of Brother Gabriel Emmanuel Monahan, CFR at Saint Patrick’s Cathedral (5th Avenue and 50th Street). Reserved seats will be available. Tickets will be distributed in advance of ordination. If you lose your ticket, you can access general admission seating but you will need to arrive early.
11:30 AM Join the Joseph Monahan family in grateful celebration for the newly ordained Fr. Gabriel! Reception will take place following Mass in the patio at The Fitzpatrick Grand Central Hotel (44th and Lexington).
SUNDAY, MAY 26
2:00 PM Mass of Thanksgiving at Annunciation Church (88 Convent Avenue). Join Fr. Gabriel as he celebrates his very first Mass as a newly ordained priest. Reception and First Blessings following Mass.
TRAVEL & ACCOMMODATIONS
The closest airport to the hotel and ordination is LaGuardia (LGA). It is also possible to fly into JFK or Newark (EWR) but it will involve longer travel times to the hotel.
Rooms are available at The Fitzpatrick Grand Central Hotel for a discounted rate until April 26, 2019. Reservations can be made online through this direct link or contact the hotel directly at (800) 367-7701. Mention the Monahan Ordination or group code 2778984.
Please note there are two Fitzpatrick Hotels in Manhattan. Please make your reservation at the Grand Central location, NOT the Midtown location.
If you wish to pre-book your transfer to/from the airport, contact Marguerite at Farrell Limousine Company (212-861-6300) for assistance.
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